Sony how to do vertical sweeping panorama with NEX?


Ok, I'm a bit frustrated with using the Sweeping panorama. Checked the firmware, it's up-to-date (version 03). According to the manual, and this website, you can pan the NEX vertical in sweeping pano mode. But I can't seem to get this to work. When I switch to sweeping pano mode, there's only 1 arrow pointing right (or left). I tried to get the arrow to point down (or up) so I can do the vertical panning as well, but to no avail.

Does anyone know how I can do this?

By the way, I don't have the "Ultra Wide" image size like they stated on the site, only "standard" and "wide". Does this mean my firmware isn't up-to-date?


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Once you set the pano mode you need to go into the 'camera' menu and scroll down. You'll come across the option for panorama direction there.