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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
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1. Select the image you wish to erase
using the left or right button.
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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.