GX7-Setting in display mode for auto rotating picture orientation?

Discussion in 'Panasonic Cameras' started by Sam2000, Oct 11, 2013.

  1. Sam2000

    Sam2000 New to Mu-43

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    Oct 11, 2013
    Hi

    For display mode is there a setting in GX7 to automatically rotate a portrait photo to either display horizontally or vertically depending how you rotate the camera?

    The setting auto rotate seems to either display vertical or horizontal depending on the setting. My old G9 can do that. Is there an issue with the accelerometer ?

    Thanks
     
  2. khollister

    khollister Mu-43 Veteran Subscribing Member

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    Sep 16, 2010
    Orlando, FL
    Keith
    Mine does the same thing - I'm assuming there is no accelerometer to sense which way the camera is held?
     
  3. meyerweb

    meyerweb Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Sep 5, 2011
    I've not been able to do this in any Panasonic. I just rotate the camera to the appropriate position to view landscape or portrait format pics. The camera does have an accelerometer, as it's used for the built-in level indicator.
     
  4. khollister

    khollister Mu-43 Veteran Subscribing Member

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    Sep 16, 2010
    Orlando, FL
    Keith
    D'oh! Forgot all about that.
     
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