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12-07-2014, 02:04 PM   #1
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what is highlight alert on the mx-1 used for?

I found highlight alert in lcd view options. I just wonder what it is used for. does anyone use it?

12-07-2014, 02:12 PM   #2
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Areas that are overexposures will be shown in red, areas that are underexposures will be shown in blue. It is handy for times when the lighting is difficult and can be useful to helping set exposure compensation quicker.


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