Playback Screens & Menus

Pressing the playback button on the back of the camera takes you to the playback mode. Here you can see all of the images that are saved on the camera's SD card. You can change the amount of information on the LCD by pressing the INFO button.

Spinning the back command dial to the index icon takes the camera to index mode, but only when the camera is already in playback mode. This allows you to view thumbnails of the images on the SD card, which is great for searching a large number of images. If you keep turning the dial that way, you will find calendar mode, which separates the images by the date they were taken.

Turning the back command dial the other way allows you to zoom in on an image. Once you have zoomed in, you can use the 4-way controller to scroll around the image. This is a great way to check focus and detail when you do not have a computer handy.

Playback Menu:
  • Slide show - Begin automated slide show playback changing every 2-10 seconds with all files, stills only, or movie
  • Rotate - Change the orientation of the image
  • Edit - Enters the Edit menu, shown below
  • Print Order - Store print reservation information (# of prints, date/time) to send images to a DPOF - compatible photo lab or DPOF-compatible printer
  • Reset Protect - Protect images from accidental erasure
  • Connection to Smartphone - Allows you to view images on a smartphone or tablet

All of the JPEG images that you capture can be edited on camera: Shadow Adjust, Redeye Fix, Crop, Aspect, Black & White, Sepia, Saturation, Resize, and e-Portrait.

Cropping or trimming the image allows you to change the composition of the image by deleting the outside edges. The E-P5 gives you several composition options and the zoom allows you to choose just what you want in the new image.

Movie playback is possible on the camera's LCD screen and built-in speaker. The camera features DVR-like controls, allowing for frame-by-frame playback. Your movies can also be played back on any HDTV with an optional HDMI cable.

Setup Menu:
  • Date/Time - Set the Date and Time
  • Language - Choose the language for the camera menu
  • LCD Adjustment - Adjust the LCD brightness and color temperature
  • Rec View - Off, 0.3, 0.5, 1.0-20.0 seconds
  • WiFi Settings
    • WiFi Connect Settings - Private, Off, Select, One-Time
    • Private Password - Shows the password for connecting to your smartphone
    • Reset Share Order - Changes Share properties for images
    • Reset WiFi Settings - Restore settings to the factory defaults
  • Menu Display
    • Custom Menu Display - On or Off
    • Accessory Port Menu Display - On or Off
  • Firmware - Shows the lens and body firmware

Visitors of Steves can visit the stores below for real-time pricing and availability. You can also find hot, soon to expire online offers on a variety of cameras and accessories at our very own Camera Deals page.