ENGLISH 1 Preparing the Camera 1. Install the batteries. 2 Shooting 3 1. Open the LCD monitor as shown, 1. Slide the mode switch to and tilt it 180 degrees toward the lens. Then fold it back against the camera body. Turn the power on. Slide the cover lock. Reviewing an Image (Playback). ON/OFF Button 2. Use the left or right button to display an image. Open the battery cover. 2. Slide the mode switch to (Shooting) . and turn the shooting mode dial to Right Button Left Button Shooting Mode Dial This guide explains the required operations the first time the camera is used, and how to connect to a computer. For usage precautions and detailed instructions, please refer to the manuals listed below. 4 Insert the batteries. Mode Switch CDI-E109-010 xxxxCHxx 1. Select the image you wish to erase using the left or right button. © 2003 CANON INC. PRINTED IN JAPAN The first time you use the camera, set the date and time. See "Set the date and time" below. Do not connect the camera to the computer before the software is installed. Close the cover. 2. Install the CF card. 3. Focus. Press the shutter button halfway. The camera beeps twice when the subject is in focus. Camera Camera User Guide Handling precautions and detailed operations for the camera 4. Shoot. Computers and Software Open the CF card slot cover. Software Starter Guide Basic software operations 2. Press the button. 3. Check that [Erase] is selected and press the button. Press the shutter button all the way. You will hear the sound of the shutter close when the shot is complete. Basic Shooting Operations ZoomBrowser EX Software User Guide For an overview of basic shooting operations, see "Overview" on the reverse side. (Windows®) ImageBrowser Software User Guide (Macintosh) These PDF format manuals contain detailed software operations, and are available on the Canon website. Please download them from the following URL: http://web.canon.jp/Imaging/information-e.html Erasing an Image Set the date and time. Use the left or right button to select items, and use the up or down button to change the value. To put the settings into effect, press the button. Insert the CF card. To exit instead of erasing, select [Cancel] using the left or right button and press the button. Please note that erased images cannot be recovered. Exercise caution before erasing a file. Printers Direct Printer User Guide Detailed printer operations Close the CF card slot cover. Continued on the reverse side. 5 Connecting to a Computer 4. Connect the camera to the computer Overview using the USB cable. Do not connect the camera to the computer before the software is installed. Computer List of Things to Prepare • Camera and computer • Canon Digital Camera Solution Disk • USB cable (use the cable provided with the camera) 1. Place the Canon Digital Camera Camera Solution Disk in the computer’s CDROM drive. 2. Install the software from the disk. For details on software installation, see the Software Starter Guide. 5. Slide the mode switch to (Playback) and turn on the camera’s power. Shooting Modes Using the Zoom : Lets the camera select settings. : Portrait e Zone eativ Use to blur Cr background to make subjects standout. Auto : Landscape Use to shoot spacious landscapes. ne Im age Zo : Night Scene Use to capture subjects against a night background. : Fast Shutter Use to shoot fast moving objects. : Slow Shutter Use to make moving objects appear blurred, such as river rapids. : Stitch Assist (Panoramas) Use for shots you want to combine into a panorama. : Movie Shoot movies. : Telephoto Press zoom lever right to zoom in for telephoto shots. : Wide-angle Press zoom lever left to zoom out for wide-angle shots. * The zoom can be adjusted from 38 mm to 114 mm in 35mm film equivalent terms. Shooting Mode / Playback Mode Shooting Mode: Slide to . Playback Mode: Slide to . Macro Mode Press the button, the icon appears on the LCD monitor. Use to take close-up shots of flowers or small objects. Recordable area: Approx. 56 mm x 42 mm (2.2 in. x 1.6 in.) (Maximum wide-angle) Approx. 87 mm x 65 mm (3.4 in. x 2.6 in.) (Maximum telephoto) 3. Remove the disk from the CD-ROM drive when the installation is complete. For further instructions, see the Software Starter Guide • Windows: Downloading Images to the Computer • Macintosh: Starting ImageBrowser ➔Downloading Images to the Computer Using the Flash Using the LCD Monitor Press the modes. Each time you press the display view is cycled. Shooting mode: Standard (No information) Off Playback mode: Standard Off button to cycle between flash (This operation may not work in certain shooting modes.) When the red-eye reduction function is on Auto with red-eye reduction Flash on with red-eye reduction Flash off When the red-eye reduction function is off Auto Flash on Flash off * Red-eye reduction function: This function prevents light from reflecting off the eyes and making them appear red. Effective range: 45 cm to 4.4 m (1.5 ft. to 14 ft.) (Max. wideangle) / 45 cm to 2.5 m (1.5 ft. to 8.2 ft.) (Max. telephoto) button, the Detailed (Information view) Detailed Some modes have other functions available, see "Functions Available in Each Shooting Mode" at the end of the Camera User Guide.