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C-2100 Ultra Zoom
䢇 Quick-Start Guide 䢇
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Thank you for purchasing the Olympus C-2100 Ultra Zoom.
This Quick-Start Guide has been designed for those who want to become
familiar with the C-2100 Ultra Zoom in a very short time. The “Names of parts”
section is especially helpful for identifying parts easily without having to read
through the complete Instruction manual.
For detailed operations, please refer to the complete Instruction manual.
Setting the date/time
Names of parts
Self-timer lamp/AF assist lamp
Control panel
Mode dial (See the other side for details.)
1. Set the Mode dial to P.
Diopter adjustment dial
5-pin external flash socket
Getting Ready...
“SETUP” appears on the screen.
The selected item appears in green.
Microphone
Serial connector
(RS-232C)
Lens
USB connector
DC-IN jack
1. Follow the procedure below.
Slide the battery
compartment
lock toward
.
Open the battery
compartment
cover.
Strap eyelet
Load the batteries.
Lithium battery
packs (provided)
AA batteries
Close the battery
compartment
cover.
2
External
microphone
jack
Flash switch
Flash (built-in)
Slide the battery
compartment
lock toward
.
4. Press OK.
The MODE SETUP screen appears.
P F2.8 1/800 0.0
Connector cover
DIGITAL
ZOOM
ISO
OFF
AUTO
AUTO
SETUP
ALL RESET
S-Prg
OK
TIFF
[1/5]
5. Press
SQ
[5/5]
Menu screen 1/5
2
to select
[1/3]
MODE SETUP screen 1/3
Menu screen 5/5
, then press
ON
NORMAL
1600x1200
640 x 480
.
“SETUP” appears on the screen.
To go to the previous page, move the cursor to the top item and press the
on the Arrow pad.
Lens cap
多 Close the battery compartment cover while pressing the batteries with the cover.
多 Zinc-carbon batteries cannot be used.
A F2.8 1/800 0.0
MODE
SETUP
ON
WB
A/V OUT jack
1
1
.
3. Press
on the Arrow pad to move the green frame in the Menu,
then select “MODE SETUP”.
Remote control
receiver
Loading the batteries
2. Press
The Menu appears on the screen.
Press
to select whether to display your image on the Monitor or the Viewfinder.
Shutter button
Zoom lever/Indexdisplay lever
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button
Flash mode button/Erase button
2. Inserting a SmartMedia card.
FILE NAME
DRIVE button
* Before inserting, check that the Power switch is off and there are no images on the Viewfinder/Monitor.
SETUP
Open the Card cover and push in the card* as shown below.
(*The pictures you take will be stored in the card.)
Metering mode button
m/ft
[3/3]
Macro button
MODE SETUP screen 3/3
INFO button
6. Press OK.
Viewfinder
The Date/time setting screen appears.
Open the
Card cover.
3. Turn on the camera.
Push the card in and
close the Card cover.
Power switch
Set the Power switch to ON.
Power switch
(POWER OFF/ON/RESET)
Arrow pad
Date/time setting screen
Monitor
AE lock button (AEL)/Multimetering button/Print button
OK button/
Manual focus
button (MF)/
Protect button
7. Press
Card cover
Battery compartment
cover
Tripod socket
8. Press
Monitor button
You can select camera functions using the Mode dial. You will probably want to
try the Program mode first, which lets you take properly-exposed pictures by
simply pressing the Shutter button.
Mode dial
E
DIA L
S-Prg
M
S
A
P
MO
D
[Still picture recording mode]
P:
Simply press the Shutter button to take a picture.
A:
Set the desired aperture manually.
S:
Set the desired shutter speed manually.
M:
Set the desired aperture and shutter speed manually.
S-Prog: Take pictures under a variety of conditions. (Portrait/
Sports/Landscape/Night Scene)
[Movie recording mode]
:
Records movies.
[Still picture/Movie display mode]
: Displays your recording.
/
on the Arrow pad to select the date order.
(Date order selections: date/month/year, month/date/year, year/month/date)
, then press
/
to adjust the date/time.
To go to the next setting (i.e. month to year, etc.), press
previous setting (i.e. year to month, etc.), press
.
Menu button
. To go back to the
Card access lamp
Battery compartment lock
Adjusting the Diopter
Turn the Diopter adjustment dial
until you see the AF target mark
clearly in the Viewfinder.
Diopter adjustment dial
Viewfinder
P F2.8 1/30
0.0
9. Press OK when you complete your settings.
10. To cancel the Menu, press OK until the Menu disappears.
AF target mark
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Taking pictures
Flash intensity
control
Slow shutter
synchronization flash
Taking still pictures
1. Set the Mode dial to P.
Card error
Card writing
Flash mode
Macro mode
Auto
bracket
Full-time AF
Prg
M
S
A
P
P F2.8 1/30
Battery check
Sound
record
White balance
Viewfinder
2. Compose the picture by turning the
camera towards the subject and adjusting
the AF target mark until you can see it
clearly in the Viewfinder.
● Use the Arrow pad to select the desired picture for display.
: Plays movie pictures when held down continuously.
: Plays movie pictures in reverse when held down
continuously.
: Jumps to the beginning of the movie.
: Jumps to the end of the movie.
● Press OK to pause the movie.
Control panel indications
4
Self-timer/
Remote control
0.0
AF system
ISO
Manual focus
AF target mark
Press
to select whether to display your image
on the Monitor or the Viewfinder.
Number of storable
still pictures
Metering mode
Stabilizer
[To enlarge your subject]
Press the Zoom lever toward “T” to enlarge your subject. To return to normal
magnification, press the Zoom lever back toward “W”.
AE memory
Exposure compensation
Sequential
shooting
Press
fully
3
AF confirmation mark
P F2.8 1/800 0.0
The free part of the memory gauge lights up and
the card access lamp blinks while the picture is
being recorded.
Continuous shooting is available even if the card
access lamp is blinking, unless the entire memory
gauge is lit.
If you are taking a picture in a dark environment,
the built-in flash will fire automatically if it has been
popped up.
Unwanted images can be erased. You can erase one frame or all frames,
depending on your requirements.
To erase an unwanted image, first display it on the screen as described
in “ 3 Displaying pictures” on this page.
SQ
NO [
YES
]
Confirmation screen
Press
, then select “CARD SETUP”—“ ” using the Arrow pad. Press
OK. Select “YES” on the confirmation screen, then press OK again.
(To cancel, select “NO”, then press OK.)
.
10
● Use the Arrow pad to select the desired picture for display.
: Displays next picture.
: Displays preceding picture.
: Jumps to the picture 10 frames ahead.
: Jumps to the picture 10 frames behind.
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FUNCTION
CARD
SETUP
MODE
SETUP
10
Still picture display (1-frame)
YES
[1/1]
NO [
]
1234
Erasing a still picture
Confirmation screen
P F2.8 1/800 0.0
Arrow pad
Memory gauge
* Press the Zoom lever toward “W” to display multiple
pictures at the same time (Index-display).
* Press the Zoom lever toward “T” to display a close-up.
1234
1235
1236
1237
1238
1239
1240
1241
1242
Index-display
[Movie pictures]
Card access
lamp
Taking movie pictures
1. Set the Mode dial to
Displaying pictures
The last picture taken is displayed.
4. Press the Shutter button fully to take a
picture.
The camera beeps when the shutter is
released.
Erasing pictures
All-frame erase
Set the Mode dial to
AF target mark
[1/1]
Press the
button on the camera and
select “YES” on the confirmation screen
using the Arrow pad. Then, press OK.
3. Press the Shutter button halfway to focus.
Press
halfway
START
1-frame erase
Seconds that movies
can be shot
Record mode
The AF confirmation mark lights up in green in the
upper left corner and the camera beeps. Focus
and exposure (shutter speed/aperture) become
locked.
If the AF confirmation mark blinks, then the camera
is out of focus. If this happens, release the Shutter
button and move the camera slightly until you see
the AF target mark clearly. Then, press the shutter
button halfway again.
MOVIE
PLAY
FUNCTION
CARD
SETUP
MODE
SETUP
(1)
(2)
(3)
.
The maximum available recording time appears on the Viewfinder.
2. Press the Shutter button halfway to start movie recording and press it
again halfway to stop.
(4)
will appear with pictures that can be displayed as movies.
Press
to display the Menu.
Select “MOVIE PLAY” and press
on the Arrow pad.
When “START” appears, press the OK button.
The card access lamp blinks for a moment, then the movie starts.
Press
when you are finished watching. The Menu reappears. Press
exit the Menu.
5
Turning off the power
When you are finished using the camera, turn the power off after
checking that the card access lamp is not on.
● The picture on the screen will disappear when you turn the power off.
● If no operation is performed for 1 minute or more, the image on the screen goes off
automatically to avoid battery exhaustion (this function is called Sleep). To end Sleep,
perform any operation on your camera.
● When you store the camera, make sure to put the lens cap on.
again to
The card access lamp blinks while the picture is being recorded.
Continuous shooting is available when the card access lamp stops blinking.
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