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Picture Effect+ Specifications

Recorded Image Format

Image size (*1)L, M, S
Aspect Ratio (*1)16:9, 3:2, 4:3, 1:1
Quality (*1)Extra Fine, Fine, Standard

Shooting settings

Shooting Mode (*1) P, A, S, M
Drive Mode (*1) Single Shooting, Cont. Shooting, Spd Priority Cont., Self-timer, Self-timer(Cont)
Flash Mode (*1) Flash Off, Autoflash, Fill-flash, Slow Sync., Rear Sync., Wireless, High-speed sync
Red Eye Reduction (*1) (*2) Supported
Focus Mode (*1) Single-shot AF, Continuous AF, DMF, Manual Focus
Focus Area (*1) Wide, Center, Flexible Spot
Object Tracking Not supported
Zoom feature of the camera Supported
Face Detection (*1) Supported
(Registered faces: Not supported)
Smile Shutter Not supported
Auto Portrait Framing Not supported
Soft Skin Effect (*1) (*2) Supported
(Except when either [Retro Photo] or [Toy Camera] overlaps with [Miniature+].)
LCD Display (*1) Display All Info., No Disp. Info., Level, Histogram
Finder Display (*1) Disp. Basic Info, Level, Histogram


Exposure Compensation (*1) Supported
ISO Sensitivity (*1) Auto, 50 to 25600
White Balance (*1) Auto WB, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluor.: Warm White, Fluor.: Cool White, Fluor.: Day White, Fluor.: Daylight, Flash, C.Temp./Filter, Underwater Auto, Custom
Metering Mode (*1) Multi, Center, Spot
Flash Compensation (*1) Supported
DRO/Auto HDR (*1) Not supported
Picture Effect Toy Camera+, Pop Color, Posterization, Retro Photo, Soft High-key+, Partial Color+, High Contrast Mono., Soft Focus, HDR Painting (*3), Rich-tone Mono. (*3), Miniature+ (*3), Watercolor (*3), Illustration (*3)
(*3: [Drive mode] is set to [Single Shooting].)
Creative Style Not supported

Focus Area Setting Displays for the NEX-5R, NEX-5T, and NEX-6

On the NEX-5R, NEX-5T, and NEX-6, depending on the firmware version, the terms for Focus Area setting displays may differ when used in applications and when used outside applications, as shown in the table below. The actual functions are the same.

When not using applicationWideMultiSpotCenterLocalFlexible Spot
When using applicationWideMulti / WideSpot / CenterCenter Local / Flexible SpotFlexible Spot

General Notes


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