The D700 has several Release modes, which decide how many images can be taken, and how fast. In Figure 3-10, we see the Release Mode dial with its Lock release button (press the lock button, turn the dial).
Here is a look at each Release mode in more detail:
S – Single Frame
CL – Continuous low speed
CH – Continuous high speed
LV – Live View
MUP – Mirror Up
In the good-old-film days, some of the Release modes would have been called “Motor-Drive” settings, since those modes are concerned with how fast the camera is allowed to take pictures.
We’ve already talked about these modes to some degree in the consideration of the AF-area modes.
Figure 3-10. Release Mode dial on CH, with its Lock release button at the upper left ...