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You can confirm the current white balance setting by displaying the Camera Settings screen. The white balance icon appears in the area highlighted in the right image in Figure 6-16. Table 6-1 offers a reminder of what setting each icon represents.

White balance icon

White balance icon

Figure 6-16: Press the bottom cross key (WB) to access white balance options.

Your selected white balance setting remains in force for the P, Tv, Av, M, and A-DEP exposure modes until you change it again. So you may want to get in the habit of resetting the option to AWB (automatic white balance) after you finish shooting whatever subject it was that caused you to switch to manual white balance mode.

Table 6-1

White Balance Settings

Symbol

Setting

Auto

Daylight

û>„

Shade

continued

Table 6-1 (continued)

Symbol

Setting

A

Cloudy

Tungsten

//IW

White Fluorescent

^ Flash

Custom

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