Pentax K20D SLR Review
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Pressing the Play button brings up the last image captured full screen on the LCD. The
current folder and file number is in the upper right corner. Press the 4-way controller
to the right or left to scroll through the images.
Press the INFO button once to display a histogram
Press Down on the 4-way controller to display the individual RGB histograms.
Press the INFO button again to display the
Rotate the rear e-dial to the left to enable the thumbnail preview
mode with 9 images per screen. Navigate with the 4-way controller and display
any image in full screen mode by rotating the e-dial to the right or pressing OK.
Rotate the rear e-dial to the right to enlarge the playback image, there are a total of
17 steps until you reach the maximum of 20x. At any magnification
step you can scroll around inside of the image by using the 4-way controller.
Press the Trash can (delete) button to erase images.
Press the Fn button to bring up this shortcut menu that lets you quickly start a
slide show, set DPOF printing information, enter the Digital Filter option or
process a RAW file to a JPEG image.
- Playback display method - Images only, Image+histogram, Image+details, No info display, Last memory. Overexposed areas
blink if Bright Portion is set on.
- Instant Review - Display the image for 1, 3 or 5 seconds after it is captured, or Off.
- Preview Display - Display the histogram and/or Bright Portion in Instant Review and Digital Preview
- Digital Filter - Apply effects filter - see below
- Slide show - Automated slide show with 3, 5, 10 or 30 sec picture delay
- USER - Memorize current settings to the USER exposure mode
- Format - Format the SD/SDHC memory card
- Beep - Enable/disable button beep sounds
- Date Adjust - Set internal clock's time and date
- World Time - Setup world time zones
- Language - Menu language - 19 choices
- Text Size - Std. or Large
- Guide display - Enable or disable the onscreen guides (explanations of modes)
- Brightness Level - Adjust LCD backlight intensity
- LCD Color Tuning - Adjust the color of the LCD display
- Video Out - NTSC or PAL signal timing
- USB Connection - PC or PictBridge
- Auto Power Off - Auto-Off time delay (1m, 3m, 5m, 10m, 30m or Off)
- Folder Name - Select standard or date-oriented folder names
- File Name - sRGB (IMGPxxxx.jpg) or AdobeRGB (_IGPxxxx.jpg)
- Select battery - Select which battery is first (if using the optional battery grip)
- Pixel Mapping - Maps out and corrects for any defective pixels in the CMOS sensor
- Dust Removal - Cleans the imager with the dust removal function
- Sensor Cleaning - Lock the mirror up to physically clean the imager
- Reset - Return all settings to default (other than date/time, language, video out and world time)
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