Flexible program (P*).
(Nikon) The ability, when in Program auto-exposure mode, to shift a program setting up or down from whatever the camera thinks is correct.
This shifting involves altering aperture and shutter speed settings while preserving the EV - it is not the same thing as exposure compensation. Indicated by P* in the cameras top-deck LCD.
cf. exposure compensation, program AE, exposure value (EV).
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