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Recommended Sony A7R IV Settings

Updated: Sep 18, 2022

The Sony A7R IV is the fourth generation high-resolution mirrorless camera designed for landscape, studio and architecture photographers. Thanks to its rich set of features that includes an advanced 61 MP sensor, fast 10 fps shooting, in-body image stabilization and state of the art hybrid focusing system, the Sony A7R IV is without a doubt one of the best camera releases of 2019. All Sony A7-series cameras, including the A7R IV, have a myriad of different settings and buttons, which can be confusing to understand, especially for first-time Sony users.

So, in this article, we will explain the complex menu system on the A7R IV and provide our recommendations for every important camera setting. Although these are just our personal recommendations (there are surely other ways to set up the Sony A7R IV), the settings below are a great place to start if you are trying to get a hang of this advanced camera.

Sony A7R IV

Before going into the camera menu, let’s first get acquainted with the exterior controls. The Sony A7R IV has a myriad of menu options, but there are some things you can only do with external c