Procedure for setting exposure compensation PowerShot SD960 IS.
Article ID: ART130355 | Date published: 05/12/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015


Adjusting the Exposure Compensation

Adjust the exposure compensation setting to avoid making the subject too dark when it is backlit or shot against a bright background or to avoid making lights appear too bright in night shots. This function is available in the P (Program AE).

  1. Press the <FUNC./SET> button to display the function menu.
  2. Use the or button to select *.
    *The current setting is displayed.
  3. Use the or buttons to adjust the exposure compensation.

    • The settings can be adjusted in 1/3 steps in the range 2 to +2.
    • You can confirm the effect of the setting in the LCD monitor when it is on.
    • You can shoot right after selecting a value. The menu displays again after the shot, allowing you to change the settings easily.
  4. Reset the exposure compensation by returning the setting to "0".
  5. Press the <FUNC./SET> button again to turn off the function menu.
  • This function is not available in the (Auto) mode.
  • The exposure compensation can also be set or reset in a movie mode.