Backlight compensation setting
This camera has two different backlight
compensation functions: Normally backlight
compensation switch 6 (MULT) and 7 (CENT)
are set to the down (OFF) position. Change
the backlight compensation switch settings
depending on the conditions.
MULT mode: Use this position when applying backlight
compensation to the whole of the screen.
CENT mode: Use this position when applying backlight
compensation to only the central portion of the
If switches 6 and 7 are set to the up (ON) position at the same
time, the MULT setting will have priority.
When MULT mode is set, scenes with no backlighting may appear
extremely dark and the object may appear over-exposed. If this
happens, set to CENT mode.
(MULT mode: 64 sections)
If using a VIDEO type auto-iris lens
The ALC volume on the lens should be turned all the way to Av
If the backlight compensation function does not compensate
properly for the conditions, set using the LEVEL volume on the