Samsung | SAMSUNG L210 | Samsung L210 User Manual

Instructions
Getting to Know your camera
Use this camera in the following order.
Set up the camera drive
Take a picture
Insert the USB cable
Check the camera’s
power
Check [Removable Disk]
Before connecting the camera to a PC,
via the USB cable, you will need to set
up the camera driver. Install the camera
driver that is contained in Application
software CD-ROM. (p.80)
Take a picture. (p.20)
Insert the supplied USB cable into the
PC’s USB port and the camera’s USB
connection terminal. (p.84)
Check the camera’s power. If the power
is turned off, preset the camera button
to turn it on.
Thank you for buying a Samsung Digital Camera.
x Prior to using this camera, please read the user manual thoroughly.
x When you require After Sales service, please bring the camera and the
cause of the camera malfunction (such as battery, Memory card etc.) to
the A/S centre.
x Please check that the camera is operating properly prior to when you
intend to use it (e.g. for a trip or an important event) to avoid disappointment.
Samsung takes no responsibility for any loss or damage that may result
from camera malfunction.
x Keep this manual in a safe place.
x The contents and illustrations of this manual are subject to change without
prior notice for upgrading the camera functions.
K Microsoft Windows and Windows logo are registered trademarks of
Microsoft Corporation incorporated in the United States and/or other
countries.
K All brand and product names appearing in this manual are registered
trademarks of their respective companies.
Open Windows EXPLORER and
search for [Removable Disk]. (p.85)
„ If you use a card reader to copy the images on the memory card to your
PC, the images could be damaged. When transferring the images taken
with the camera to your PC, be sure to use the supplied USB cable to
connect the camera to your PC. Please note that the manufacturer takes
no responsibility for loss or damage of images on the memory card due to
the use of a card reader.
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Danger
Warning
DANGER indicates an imminently hazardous situation which, if not avoided,
will result in death or serious injury.
WARNING indicates a potentially hazardous situation which, if not avoided,
could result in death or serious injury.
x Do not attempt to modify this camera in any way. To do so may result in
x Do not use the flash in close proximity to people or animals. Positioning
fire, injury, electric shock or severe damage to you or your camera. internal
inspection, maintenance and repairs should only be carried out by your
dealer or Samsung Camera Service centre.
x Please do not use this product in close proximity to flammable or explosive
gases, as this could increase the risk of explosion.
x Should any form of liquid or a foreign object enter the camera, do not use
it. Switch off the camera, and then disconnect the power source. You must
contact your dealer or Samsung Camera Service centre. Do not continue
to use the camera as this may cause a fire or electric shock.
x Do not insert or drop metallic or inflammable foreign objects into the
camera through access points e.g. the memory card slot and battery
chamber. This may cause a fire or electric shock.
x Do not operate this camera with wet hands. This could pose a risk of
electric shock.
the flash too close to your subject’s eyes may cause eyesight damage.
x For safety reasons keep this product and accessories out of reach of
children or animals to prevent accidents e.g.:
- Swallowing battery or small camera accessories. If an accident should
occur, please consult a doctor immediately.
- There is the possibility of injury from the camera’s moving parts.
x Battery and camera may become hot during prolonged use and it may
result in camera malfunction. Should this be the case, allow the camera to
sit idle for a few minutes to allow it time to cool.
x Do not leave this camera in places subject to extremely high temperatures,
such as a sealed vehicle, direct sunlight or other places of extremes in
temperature. Exposure to extreme temperatures may adversely affect the
camera’s internal components and could cause a fire.
x When in use, do not cover the camera or Charger. This may cause heat
to build up and distort the camera body or cause a fire. Always use the
camera and its accessories in a well-ventilated area.
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Caution
CAUTION indicates a potentially hazardous situation which, if not avoided,
may result in a minor or moderate injury.
x Leaking, overheating, or damaged battery could result in fire or injury.
- Use battery with the correct specification for the camera.
- Do not short circuit, heat or dispose of battery in fire.
- Do not insert the battery with the polarities reversed.
x Remove the battery when not planning to use the camera for a long
period of time. Otherwise the battery may leak corrosive electrolyte and
permanently damage the camera’s components.
x Do not fire the flash while it is in contact with hands or objects. Do not
touch the flash after using it continuously. It may cause burns.
x Do not move the camera while it is switched on, if you are using the AC
Charger. After use, always switch off the camera before unplugging the
cable from the wall socket. Then make sure that any connector cords
or cables to other devices are disconnected before moving the camera.
Failure to do so may damage the cords or cables and cause a fire or
electric shock.
x Take care not to touch the lens or lens cover to avoid taking an unclear
image and possibly causing camera malfunction.
x Avoid obstructing the lens or the flash when you capture an image.
x Credit cards may be demagnetized if left near case. Avoid leaving
magnetic strip cards near the case.
x It is highly likely to result in computer malfunctions when the 20 pin
connector is connected to the USB port of a PC. Never connect the 20 pin
connector to USB port of a PC.
Content
READY 7
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System chart
Included items
Optional Items
Identification of features
Front & Top
Back
Bottom
5 Function button
Self-timer lamp
Camera Status Lamp
Mode icon
Connecting to a Power Source
Inserting the battery
Inserting the memory card
Instructions on how to use the memory card
When Using the Camera for the First Time
Setting up the Language
Setting up the date, time and date type
RECORDING 19 LCD monitor indicator in recording mode
20 Starting the recording mode
20
How to use the AUTO mode
20
How to use the PROGRAM mode
21
How to use the MANUAL mode
21
How to use the DUAL IS mode
22
Using the PHOTO HELP GUIDE mode
23
How to use the PORTRAIT mode
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Content
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How to use the SCENE modes
How to use the MOVIE mode
Recording the movie without sound
Pausing while recording a movie (Successive
Recording)
Things to Watch Out for When Taking Pictures
Setting up the recording function using the camera
buttons
POWER button
SHUTTER button
ZOOM W / T button
Function Description / Info / Up button
Macro / Down button
Focus lock
Flash / Left button
Self-timer / Right button
MENU / OK button
OIS(Optical Image Stabilization)
E (Effect) button
E (Effect) button : Colour
E (Effect) button : Sharpness
E (Effect) button : Contrast
E (Effect) button : Saturation
Fn button
How to use the Fn menu
Size
Quality / Frame rate
40
Metering
40
Drive mode
41
ISO
42
White balance
43
Exposure compensation
43
Movie frame stabiliser
44 Setting up the recording function using the LCD
monitor
44
How to use the menu
45
Focus Area
47
ACB
48
Voice Memo
48
Voice Recording
49
Recording the movie without voice
49
SCENE mode
PLAY
50 Starting play mode
50
Playing back a still image
50
Playing back a movie
51
Movie capture function
51
On camera movie trimming
52
Playing back a recorded voice
52
Playing back a voice memo
53 LCD monitor Indicator in play back mode
53 Setting up the play back function using the camera
buttons
53
Thumbnail / Enlargement button
Content
55
Info / Up button
55
Play & Pause / Down button
56
Left / Right / Menu / OK button
56
Printer button
56
Delete button
57
E (Effect) button : Resize
58
E (Effect) button : Rotating an image
58
E (Effect) button : Colour
59
E (Effect) button : Image editing
59
ACB
59
Red eye Removal
59
Brightness control
60
Contrast control
60
Saturation control
60 Setting up the play back function using the LCD
monitor
62 Multi slide show
62
Start the multi slide show
62
Selecting Images
63
Configure multi slide show effects
63
Setting play interval
63
Setting Background Music
64 Playback
64
Voice memo
64
Protecting images
65
Deleting images
65
DPOF
SETUP
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70
Copy To Card
PictBridge
PictBridge : Picture Selection
PictBridge : Print Setting
PictBridge : Reset
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Sound menu
Sound
Volume
Start up sound
Shutter sound
Beep Sound
AF sound
Self Portrait
Setup menu
DISPLAY
LANGUAGE
Setting up the Date / Time / Date type
Start up image
LCD brightness
Quick view
LCD save
SETTINGS
Formatting a memory
Initialisation
File name
Imprinting the recording date
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Content
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Auto power off
Selecting Video out type
Auto Focus lamp
SOFTWARE
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Software Notes
System Requirements
About the software
Setting up the application software
Starting PC mode
Removing the removable disk
Setting up the USB Driver for MAC
Using the USB Driver for MAC
Removing the USB Driver for Windows 98SE
Samsung Master
APPENDIX
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Specifications
Important notes
Warning indicator
Before contacting a service centre
FAQ
6
System chart
Please check that you have the correct contents before using this product. The contents can vary depending on the sales region. To buy the optional equipment,
contact your nearest Samsung dealer or Samsung service centre.
Included items
Camera
Rechargeable battery
(SLB-10A)
Software CD
User manual,
Product warranty
USB cable (SUC-C3)
AC adapter (SAC-47)
AV cable
Camera strap
Optional Items
SD/SDHC/MMC
memory card (see p.15)
Camera case
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Identification of features
Front & Top
Mode dial
Power button
Shutter button
Microphone
Speaker
Flash
AF sensor/Self-timer lamp
USB / AV connection
terminal
Lens/ Lens cover
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Identification of features
Back
Camera status lamp
Zoom T button (Digital zoom)
Zoom W button (Thumbnail)
LCD monitor
E (Effect) button
Eyelet for camera strap
Fn/Delete button
5-function button
OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) button
Play mode/Print button
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Identification of features
Bottom
5 Function button
Battery holder
Function Description /
Information / Up button
Battery chamber
MENU/OK button
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Flash /
Left button
Battery chamber cover
Self-timer /
Right button
Memory card slot
Tripod socket
Macro / Down button
Play & Pause button
K To open the battery chamber cover, slide it in the direction shown above.
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Identification of features
Self-timer lamp
Icon




Mode icon
Status
Description
Blinking
For the first 8 seconds, the lamp blinks at 1 second
intervals.
For the final 2 seconds, the lamp blinks quickly at
0.25-second intervals.
Blinking
For the 2 seconds, the lamp blinks quickly at
0.25-second intervals.
Blinking
Blinking
„ Refer to page 20~24 for more information about the camera mode setting.
MODE
Auto
Program
Manual
ICON



A picture will be taken after about 10 seconds and 2
seconds later a second picture will be taken
MODE
Photo Help
Guide
Portrait
Scene
Movie
After pressing the Shutter button, the image is taken
in accordance with the subject’s movement.
ICON




DUAL IS
Camera Status Lamp
Status
Power on
After taking a picture
When flash battery is charging
When the USB cable is
inserted to a PC
Transmitting Data with a PC
When the USB cable is
inserted to a printer
When the printer is printing
When the AF activates
Description
The lamp turns on and off when the camera is
ready to take a picture
The lamp blinks while saving the image data
and turns off when the camera is ready to
take a picture
The lamp blinks
The lamp lights up (LCD monitor turns off
after initializing the device)
The lamp blinks (LCD monitor turns off)
Scene()
MODE
Nightscene
Children
Landscape
Close up
Text
ICON





MODE
Sunset
Dawn
Backlight
Firework
Beach &
Snow
ICON





The lamp is off
The lamp blinks
The lamp turns on
(The camera focuses on the subject)
The lamp blinks
(The camera doesn’t focus on the subject)
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Connecting to a Power Source
You should use the rechargeable battery SLB-10A supplied with the camera.
Be sure to charge the battery before using the camera.
„ SLB-10A rechargeable battery Specification
Model
SLB-10A
Type
Lithium Ion
Capacity
1,050mAh
Voltage
3.7V
Charging time(When the camera is turned off)
Approx. 180 MIN
„ Number of images and battery life : Using the SLB-10A
Still image
Movie
Battery life
Number of images
Recording time
Approx. 110 MIN
Approx. 220 shots
Approx. 110 MIN
Using the fully charged battery,
Auto mode, 10M image size
Fine image quality, Shot to shot
interval: 30Sec. Changing the
zoom position between the Wide
Conditions and the Tele after every shot.
Using the flash on every second
shot. Using the camera for 5
minutes and then Powering it off
for 1 minute.
Using the fully charged
battery
640x480 image size
30fps frame rate
K These figures are measured under Samsung’s standard conditions and
shooting conditions and may vary depending on the user’s methods.
K These figures are measured under OIS shooting condition.
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Important information about battery usage.
x When the camera is not used, turn off the camera power.
x Please remove the battery if the camera will not be used for long
x
x
x
periods. Batteries can lose power over time and are prone to
leaking if kept inside the camera.
Low temperatures (below 0°C) can affect the performance of the
battery and you may experience reduced battery life.
Batteries will usually recover at normal temperatures.
During extended use of the camera, the camera body may become
warm. This is perfectly normal.
Connecting to a Power Source
You can charge the rechargeable battery SLB-10A by using the SAC-47 KIT
which consists of the AC adapter (SAC-47) and the USB cable (SUC-C3).
When the SAC-47 and SUC-C3 are combined, they can be used as an AC
cable.
Important information about USB cable usage.
x Using an AC cable
x the camera and other devices are connected to the PC at the same
: Connect the AC adapter(SAC-47) to the
USB cable. It can be used as a power
cable.
x Use a USB cable (SUC-C3) with the correct specification.
x If the camera is connected to the PC through a USB hub: connect
the camera directly to the PC.
time : remove other device.
x If the USB cable is connected to a port located on the front of the
x
PC : remove the cable and connect it to a port located on the back
of the PC.
If the USB port of the PC doesn’t meet the Power output
standard(4.2V, 400mA), the camera may not be charged.
x Using a USB cable
: Remove the AC adapter (SAC-47).
You can download stored images to your
PC (p.84) or supply the power to your
camera through the USB cable(SUC-C3).
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Connecting to a Power Source
„ How to charge the rechargeable battery (SLB-10A)
„ Charging LED of the AC Adapter
Charging LED
Charging LED
x Before inserting any cables or AC adapter, check the directions
x
x
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and do not insert using force. It may cause breakage of cable or
camera.
If the charging LED of the AC Charger does not turn on or blink
after inserting the rechargeable battery, please check whether the
battery is inserted correctly.
If you charge the battery with the camera power on, the battery
can’t charge fully. Turn the camera off while charging the battery.
Being Charged
Red LED is on
Charging is complete
Green LED is on
Charging error
Red LED is off or blinking
Being discharged
Orange coloured LED is on
- If you insert the fully discharged battery to charge it, do not turn on the
camera at the same time. The camera may not be turned on because
of the low battery capacity. Charge the battery for more than 10 minutes
before using the camera.
- Do not use the flash frequently or take a movie with the fully discharged
battery charged for a short time. Even if the charger is inserted, the
camera power may be turned off because the rechargeable battery is
discharged again.
Inserting the battery
Inserting the memory card
„ Insert the battery as shown
„ Insert the memory card as shown.
- If the camera does not turn on after
you have inserted battery, please
check whether the battery is inserted
with the correct polarity (+ / -).
- Turn off the camera’s power before
inserting the memory card.
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- Have the front of the memory
card facing toward the back of the
camera (LCD monitor) and the card
pins toward the front of the camera
(Lens).
- When the battery chamber cover
is opened, do not force it. This
may cause damage to the battery
chamber cover.
- Do not insert the memory card the wrong way round.
Doing so may damage the memory card slot.
„ There are 4 indicators for battery condition that are displayed on the LCD
monitor.
Battery
indicator
Battery
status
Low battery
capacity
The battery is (Prepare to
fully charged recharge or
use spare
battery)
Low battery
capacity
Battery empty
(Prepare to
(Recharge
recharge or or use spare
use spare
battery)
battery)
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Instructions on how to use the memory card
x Be sure to format the memory card (see p.75) if you are using a newly
purchased memory card for the first time, if it contains data that the
camera cannot recognise, or if it contains images captured with a different
camera.
x Turn off the camera power whenever the memory card is being inserted
or removed.
x Repeated use of the memory card will eventually reduce the memory
card’s performance. Should this be the case, you will need to purchase a
new memory card. Wear and tear on the memory card is not covered by
the Samsung warranty.
x The memory card is an electronic precision device.
Do not bend, drop or subject the memory card to any heavy impact.
x Do not store the memory card in an environment with strong electronic or
magnetic fields, e.g. near loud speakers or TV receivers.
x Please do not use or store in an environment where there are extremes in
temperature.
x Do not allow the memory card to become dirty or to come into contact with
any liquid. Should this happen, clean the memory card with a soft cloth.
x Please keep the memory card in its case when not in use.
x During and after periods of extended use, you may notice that the memory
card is warm. This is perfectly normal.
x Do not use a memory card that is used in another digital camera. To
use the memory card in this camera, format the memory card using this
camera.
x Do not use a memory card formatted by another digital camera or memory
card reader.
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x If the memory card is subjected to any of the following, the recorded data
may become corrupted :
- When the memory card is used incorrectly.
- If the power is switched off or the memory card is removed while
recording, deleting (formatting) or reading.
x Samsung cannot be held responsible for lost data.
x It is advisable to copy important data onto other media as back-up e.g.
floppy disks, hard disks, CD etc.
x If there is insufficient memory available :
A [Memory Full!] message will appear and the camera will not operate.
To optimise the amount of memory in the camera, replace the memory
card or delete unnecessary images stored on the memory card.
x Don’t remove the memory card when the camera status lamp is
blinking as this may cause damage to data in the memory card.
Instructions on how to use the memory card
„ The camera can use SD/ SDHC Memory Cards and MMC (Multi Media
Cards).
Card pins
„ When using a 256MB MMC memory, the specified shooting capacity will
be as follows. These figures are approximate as image capacities can be
affected by variables such as subject matter and memory card type.
Recorded
image size
Write protect switch
Super
Fine
Fine
Normal
About
50
About
96
About
140
-
-
-
30FPS 20FPS 15FPS
Label

About
57
About
109
About
156
-
-
-
[SD (Secure Digital) memory card]

About
71
About
133
About
192
-
-
-

About
66
About
126
About
183
-
-
-

About
100
About
181
About
260
-
-
-

About
146
About
269
About
372
-
-
-

About
504
About
710
About
822
-
-
-

-
-
-
-
About
8'48"
-

-
-
-
About
9'02"
-
About
17'37"

-
-
-
About
36'36"
-
About
60'21"
x The SD/ SDHC memory card has a write protect switch that prevents
Still image
image files from being deleted or formatted. By sliding the switch to the
bottom of the SD memory card, the data will be protected. By sliding
the switch to the top of the SD memory card, the data protection will be
cancelled.
x Slide the switch to the top of the SD memory card before taking a picture.
Movie
x The recording times can be changed by the zoom operation.
x The zoom button doesn’t function during the movie recording.
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When Using the Camera for the First Time
x Charge the rechargeable battery fully before using the camera for the first
x
time.
When the camera is turned on for the first time, a menu will be displayed
to set date / time and language in the LCD monitor. This menu will not
be displayed after setting up. Set up the date / time and language before
using this camera.
2. Select the desired sub menu by pressing
the UP / DOWN button and press the OK
button.
DISPLAY
Language
Date&Time
Back
ENGLISH
FRANÇAIS
DEUTSCH
ESPAÑOL
ITALIANO
Set
x You can select one of 22 languages. These are listed below :
x
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1. Select the [Date&Time] menu by pressing
the UP/ DOWN button and press the
RIGHT button.
2. Select the desired sub menu by pressing
the UP/ DOWN/ LEFT/ RIGHT button and
press the OK button.
DISPLAY
Language
Date&Time
London
08/01/01
13:00
yyyy/mm/dd
Back
Set
RIGHT button : Selects WORLD TIME/
YEAR/MONTH/DAY/HOUR/MINUTE/DATE TYPE
Setting up the Language
1. Select the [Language] menu by pressing
the UP/ DOWN button and press the
RIGHT button.
Setting up the date, time and date type
- English, Korean, French, German, Spanish, Italian, S.Chinese,
T.Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Dutch, Danish,
Swedish, Finnish, Thai, Bahasa (Malay/ Indonesian), Arabic,
Czech, Polish, Hungarian and Turkish.
Even if the camera is restarted, the language setting will be
maintained.
LEFT button : Moves the cursor to the [Date&Time] main menu if the
cursor is at the first item of the date and time setup. In
all other instances, the cursor will be shifted to the left of
its current position.
UP/ DOWN button : Changes the value of each item.
LCD monitor indicator in recording mode
„ The LCD monitor displays information about the shooting functions and
selections.
[Image & Full Status]
No.
Description
Icons
 

1
Recording mode
2
Color / Face Detection
/ Self Portrait
      
3
Page
No.
Description
Icons
Page
6
Contrast
7
Sharpness
p.37
8
Saturation
p.37
9
OIS
p.34

p.37
10
Auto Focus Frame
Camera shake Warning


p.46
11
12
Date / Time
2008/01/01 01:00 PM
p.73
13
Exposure compensation

p.43
14
White Balance
      
p.42
15
ISO

p.41
16
Drive mode / Stabiliser
/
 

p.40/43
p.25
17
Metering
18
Image Quality /
Frame Rate
19
Image Size
20
Battery
/
-
p.20
p.40
   /  

p.39
p.39
p.15
21
 /
p.36/
45~46
Memory card icon /
Internal memory icon
22
3/00:00:00
p.17
Flash
     
Number of available shots
remaining / Remaining time
p.30
Voice Memo/Mic. Off
p.32
/
p.48/49
Self-timer
   
23
4
5
Macro
 
p.28
24
Optical / Digital Zoom bar
/Digital Zoom rate
p.26
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Starting the recording mode
How to use the AUTO mode (
)
„ Please select this mode for quick and easy picture taking with minimal
user interaction.
1. Insert the batteries (p.15). Insert the batteries taking
note of the polarity (+ / -).
2. Insert the memory card (p.15). As this camera
has a 10MB internal memory, you do not need
to insert the memory card. If the memory card is
not inserted, an image will be stored in
the internal memory. If the memory card
is inserted, an image will be stored on the
memory card.
3. Close the battery chamber cover.
4. Press the power button to turn on the camera.
(If the date/ time that is displayed on the LCD monitor is incorrect, reset
the date/ time before taking a picture.)
5. Select the AUTO mode by rotating the mode dial.
6. Point the camera towards the subject and compose the image by
using the LCD monitor.
7. Press the shutter button to capture an image.
x If the auto focus frame turns to red when you press the shutter
x
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button down half way, it means that the camera cannot focus on the
subject. Should this be the case, the camera is unable to capture
an image clearly.
Avoid obstructing the lens or the flash when you capture an image.
How to use the PROGRAM mode ( )
„ Selecting the automatic mode will configure the camera with optimal
settings. You can still manually configure all functions except the aperture
value and shutter speed.
1. Select the PROGRAM mode by rotating the mode dial.
2. Press the Fn button to configure advanced
functions such as Image Size (p.39),
Quality (p.39), Metering (p.40), Drive mode
(p.40), ISO (p.41), White Balance (p.42),
Exposure Compensation(p.43).
Starting the recording mode
How to use the MANUAL mode (
)
„ You can manually configure all functions, aperture value and shutter
speed.
1. Select the MANUAL mode by rotating the mode
dial.
2. Press the Fn button and menu for the
shutter speed and aperture value will be
displayed.
Up / Down button : changes aperture
value
Left / Right button : changes shutter
speed.
3. Press the Fn button twice and take an image.
x Smaller Aperture values make the object sharp but blur the
x
background. Larger Aperture values make both the object and
background sharp.
High Shutter speeds can capture a moving object in a still image
as if the object is not moving. Low Shutter speeds can capture a
moving object with an ‘active’ effect.
How to use the DUAL IS mode (
)
„ This mode will reduce the effect of camera shake and help you to get a
well-exposed image operating both OIS and DIS function.
1. Select the DUAL IS mode by rotating the
Mode dial.
2. Point the camera towards the subject and
compose the image by using the LCD monitor.
3. Press the shutter button to capture an image.
„ Things to watch out for using the DUAL IS mode
- The digital zoom will not operate in the DUAL IS
mode.
- If the lighting conditions are brighter than
fluorescent lighting, the DUAL IS will not
activate.
- If the lighting conditions are darker than fluorescent lighting, camera
shake warning indicator () will be displayed. For best results only
take pictures in situations where the camera shake warning indicator
() is not displayed.
- If the subject is moving, the captured image may be blurred.
- Avoid moving the camera while the [Capturing!] message is displayed
to achieve a better result.
- As the DUAL IS uses the camera’s digital signal processor, it may take
a little longer for the camera to process and save the images.
- If the image size is () or (), the DUAL IS mode can't be selected.
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Starting the recording mode
Using the PHOTO HELP GUIDE mode (
Available functions of the photo help guide
)
x
x
x
x
x
„ Helps the user learn the correct picture taking method
and includes solutions for potential problems that may
occur. This also enables the user to practice the best
way to take the pictures.
Features to use when the image is out of focus
Features to counter camera shake
Features to use in low light conditions
Features to use when adjusting brightness
Features to use when adjusting colours
PHOTO HELP GUIDE
Features to use when the image is out of focus
Half press shutter button to focus
Features to use when the image is out of focus
Half press shutter button to focus
Focusing status can be
Features to counter camera shake
To focus on a subject 80cm or more away
Features to use in low light conditions
To focus on a subject less than 80 cm away
Features to use when adjusting brightness
Features to use when adjusting colours
Move
Pressing the
Left/Right button
Back
Next
checked by half-pressing
Pressing the Left/
Right button
To focus on people’s faces
Next
shutter button
- Green: Focusing successful
- Red: Focusing failed
Back
Practice
Pressing the
MENU button
Pressing the Up/Down button
Half press shutter button to focus
When focusing is successful,
fully press the shutter button to
Pressing the shutter button
Guide list
Practice begins
when you press the
shutter.
Pressing the Right button
Guide list
[Function that can be used when focusing is difficult]
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shoot. If focusing fails, half
press the button again.
Back
Practice
Starting the recording mode
How to use the PORTRAIT mode (
)
„ Please select this mode for quick and easy portraits.
1. Select the portrait mode by rotating the mode dial.
2. Press the shutter button to capture an image.
How to use the SCENE modes (
)
„ Use the menu to easily configure optimal settings
for a variety of shooting situations.
1. Select the Scene mode by rotating the
Mode dial.
2. Point the camera towards the subject and
compose the image by using the LCD monitor.
„ The scene modes are listed below.
Mode
Icon
Description
Nightscene

Use this for shooting still images at night or
in other dark conditions.
Children

To take a picture of fast moving objects, for
example, children.
Landscape

To take pictures of distant scenery.
Close Up

Close-up shooting for small objects such
as plants and insects.
Text

Use this mode to shoot a document.
Sunset

For taking pictures of sunsets.
Dawn

Daybreak scenes.
Backlight

Portraits without shadows caused by
backlight.
Firework

Firework scenes.
Beach & Snow

For ocean, lake, beach and snowscape
scenes.
3. Press the shutter button to capture an image.
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Starting the recording mode
How to use the MOVIE mode (
)
„ A movie can be recorded for as long as the available recording time of the
memory capacity allows.
1. Select the Movie mode by rotating the Mode dial.
2. Point the camera towards the subject and
compose the image by using the LCD monitor.
3. Press the shutter button once and movies are
recorded for as long as the available recording
time allows. Movies will still be recorded if the
shutter button is released. If you wish to stop
recording, press the shutter button again.
K Image size and type are listed below.
- Image size
: 800x592, 640x480,
320x240 (Selectable)
- Movie file type
: AVI (MPEG-4)
- Frame Rate
: 30FPS, 20FPS, 15FPS
- When the 800x592 image size is selected, the 30FPS and 15FPS
can`t be selected. And when the 640x480 or 320x240 image size is
selected, 20 FPS can`t selected.
5. Select the [RECORDING] menu by pressing the Left / Right button.
6. Press the Down button to select the [Voice Mute] menu and press the
Right button.
7. Select the [On] menu by pressing the Up / Down button.
8. Press the OK button. You can record a movie without sound.
Pausing while recording a movie (Successive Recording)
This camera allows you to temporarily stop during unwanted scenes, while
recording a movie. Using this function, you can record your favourite scenes
into a movie without having to create multiple movies.
„ Using Successive Recording
Steps from 1-2 are the same as those for
MOVIE mode.
3. Point the camera towards the subject and
compose the image by using the LCD
monitor. Press the shutter button and
Stop
REC
movies are recorded for as long as the
available recording time. Movies will still be recorded if the shutter
button is released.
) to pause recording.
) again to resume the recording.
4. Press the Pause button (
Recording the movie without sound
5. Press the Pause button (
„ You can record the movie without sound.
6. If you wish to stop recording, press the shutter button again.
Steps from 1-3 are the same as those for MOVIE
mode.
4. Press the Menu button.
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Things to Watch Out for When Taking Pictures
x Pressing the shutter button down half way.
Lightly press the shutter button to confirm focus and flash battery charge.
Press the shutter button all way down to take the picture.
[Lightly press the shutter button]
[Press the shutter button]
x Under certain conditions the auto focus system may not perform as
expected.
- When photographing a subject that has little contrast.
- If the subject is highly reflective or shiny.
- If the subject is moving at high speed.
- When there is strong reflected light, or when the background is very
bright.
- When the subject matter has only horizontal lines or the subject is very
narrow (such as a stick or flagpole).
- When the surroundings are dark.
x The available memory capacity may vary depending on shooting
conditions and camera settings.
x When the Flash Off or Slow synchro mode is selected in a low lighting
x
x
x
condition, the camera shake warning indicator () may appear on the
LCD monitor. In this case, use a tripod, support the camera on a solid
surface or change to flash shot mode.
Shooting against the light : Please do not take pictures against the sun.
Doing so may make the picture dark. To take
a picture against the light, please use the
[BACKLIGHT] in the scene shooting mode
(see page 23), fill-in flash (see page 31),
spot metering (see page 40), or exposure
compensation (see page 43).
Avoid obstructing the lens or the flash when you capture an image.
Compose the image by using the LCD monitor.
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Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
The recording mode function can be set up by using the camera buttons.
ZOOM W / T button
POWER button
If the menu is not displayed, this button works as
the OPTICAL ZOOM or DIGITAL ZOOM button.
This camera has a 3X optical zoom and a 5X
digital zoom function.
Using both will offer a total zoom ratio of 15X.
Used for turning the camera’s power on / off.
If there is no operation during the specified
time, the camera’s power will be turned off
automatically to save battery life.
Refer to page 77 for more information
about the auto power off function.
SHUTTER button
Used for taking an image or recording voice in the RECORDING mode.
x In MOVIE mode
x
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Pressing the shutter button down fully
starts the process for recording a movie.
Press the shutter button once and the
movie is recorded for as long as the
available recording time in the memory
allows. If you wish to stop recording,
press the shutter button again.
In STILL IMAGE mode
Pressing the shutter button down halfway activates the autofocus and
checks the condition of the flash. Pressing the shutter button down fully
takes and stores the image. If you select voice memo recording, the
recording will start after the camera has finished storing the image data for
10 seconds.
„ TELE Zoom
Optical zoom TELE : Pressing the ZOOM T button. This will zoom into the
subject i.e. the subject will appear to be closer.
Digital zoom TELE : When the maximum (3X) optical zoom is selected,
pressing the ZOOM T button activates the digital
zoom software. Releasing ZOOM T button stops
the digital zooming at the required setting. Once the
maximum digital zoom (5X) is achieved, pressing the
ZOOM T button will have no effect.
Pressing
the ZOOM
T button
[WIDE zoom]
Pressing
the ZOOM
T button
[TELE zoom]
[Digital zoom 5.0X]
Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
x Images taken using the digital zoom may take a little longer for the
„ WIDE Zoom
Optical zoom WIDE : Pressing the ZOOM W button. This will zoom out
from the subject i.e. the subject will appear further
away. Pressing the ZOOM W button continuously
will set the camera to its minimum zoom setting i.e.
the subject appears at its furthest from the camera.
Pressing
the ZOOM
W button
Pressing
the ZOOM
W button
camera to process. Allow time for this to take place.
x If the Zoom buttons are being pressed during the Movie shots, the
voice will not be recorded.
x You may notice a decrease in image quality when using the digital
zoom.
x To view a clearer digital zoom image, press the shutter button
x
x
[Optical zoom 2X]
[TELE zoom]
[WIDE zoom]
x
Digital zoom WIDE : When the digital zoom is in operation, pressing the
ZOOM W button will reduce the digital zooming
Optical zoom
in steps. Releasing ZOOM W button stops digital
zooming. Pressing the ZOOM W button will reduce
Digital zoom
the digital zoom and then it will continue to reduce
the optical zoom until the minimum setting is
reached.
Pressing
the ZOOM
W button
[Digital zoom 5.0X]
x
x
halfway at the maximum optical zoom position and press the zoom
T button again.
The digital zoom can’t be activated in some Scene modes
(Nightscene, Children, Text, Close up, Firework), DUAL IS mode,
movie mode and Face Detection.
Take care not to touch the lens to avoid taking an unclear image
and possibly causing camera malfunction. If the image is dim, turn
the camera power off and on again to modify the lens position.
Take care not to press the lens as this may cause a camera
malfunction.
When the camera is turned on, take care not to touch the camera’s
moving lens parts as this may cause the resulting image to be dim
and unclear.
Take care not to touch the lens when operating the zoom button.
Pressing
the ZOOM
W button
[TELE zoom]
[WIDE zoom]
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Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
Function Description / Info () / Up button
Macro () / Down button
While the menu is showing, the Up button operates as a direction button.
If the menu screen does not appear, information or function descriptions for
the current shooting mode can be accessed through the LCD monitor by
pressing the Function description/ Information () button.
While the menu is showing, press the DOWN button to move from the main
menu to a sub menu, or to move down the sub menu. When the menu is
not showing, you can use the MACRO () / DOWN button to take macro
pictures.
The distance ranges are shown below. Press the Macro button until the
desired macro mode indicator appears on the LCD monitor.
Display every piece of information
about shooting.
Display the basic information.
[Shooting screen]
Display desciption for each feature.
[Information screen]
[Function description
screen]
[Auto Focus]
„ Function description
When pressing the Function description button on the information screen
mode, detailed descriptions of the functions can be viewed.
The function description can be cancelled by pressing the Function
description button again.
[Auto Macro ()]
Pressing
the Function
description
button
Display desciption for each feature.
Pressing the
Fn button
Set the photo size.
SIZE
3648X2736
[Example of Function description]
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[Macro ()]
Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
„ Types of focus mode and focus range (W : Wide, T : Tele)
„ Available focusing method, by recording mode
( O : Selectable,
(Unit: cm)
Mode
Auto ()
Program ()
Focus
Type
Auto macro
()
Normal
Macro
()
Normal
Focus
range
W : 5~Infinity
T : 50~Infinity
W : 80~Infinity
T : 80~Infinity
W : 5~80
T : 50~80
W : 80~Infinity
T : 80~Infinity
x When the macro mode is selected, be particularly careful to avoid
x
x
camera shake.
When you take a picture within 20cm (Wide zoom) or 50cm
(Tele zoom) in the Macro mode, select the FLASH OFF mode.
When you take a picture within the 10cm macro range, the
auto-focus on the camera will take longer to set the correct focus
distance.
: Infinity focus range)
Mode

Auto macro
Macro
O
-
O

-
O
O
O

Normal
-
O
O
-
O

-
O
O

-
-
O

-
O
O
Scene Mode
()
Auto macro
Macro
Normal

-
-
O

-
-
O

-
-
O

-
O
-

O
-
-

-
-
O

-
-
O

-
-
O

-
-

-
-
O
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Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
Focus lock
Flash () / Left button
To focus on a subject not positioned in the centre of the picture, use the focus
lock function.
When the menu is displayed on the LCD monitor,
pressing the LEFT button makes the cursor shift
to the left tab.
When the menu is not displayed on the LCD
monitor, the LEFT button operates as the FLASH
button.
„ Using the Focus Lock
1. Ensure the subject is in the centre of the autofocus frame.
2. Press the SHUTTER button halfway. When the green auto focus frame
lights up, it means the camera is focused on the subject. To avoid taking
an unwanted picture, be careful not to press the shutter button all the
way down.
3. With the SHUTTER button still pressed down only halfway, move
the camera to recompose your picture as desired, and then press
the SHUTTER button completely to take the picture. If you release
your finger from the SHUTTER button, the focus lock function will be
cancelled.
[Selecting the Auto flash]
„ Selecting the flash mode
1. Press the Mode button to select a RECORDING mode with the
exception of the Movie mode or the DUAL IS mode.
2. Press the Flash button until the desired flash mode indicator is
displayed on the LCD monitor.
3. A flash mode indicator will be displayed on the LCD monitor.
Use the correct flash to suit the environment.
„ Flash range
(Unit: m)
1. The image to be
captured.
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2. Press the
SHUTTER button
halfway and focus
on the subject.
3. Recompose
the picture and
fully depress the
SHUTTER button.
ISO
AUTO
Normal
WIDE
TELE
Macro
WIDE
TELE
Auto macro
WIDE
TELE
0.8 ~ 4.7 0.8 ~ 2.5 0.2 ~ 0.8 0.5 ~ 0.8 0.2 ~ 4.7 0.5 ~ 2.5
Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
x If you press the shutter button after selecting the Auto, Fill-in, Slow
x
x
x
x
x
x
synchro flash, the first flash fires to check the shooting condition
(Flash range and Power ratio of flash).
Do not move the camera until the second flash fires.
Using the flash frequently will reduce the life of the battery.
Under normal operating conditions the re-charging time for the
flash is usually within 4 seconds. If the battery is weak, the charging
time will be longer.
In the DUAL IS mode, Landscape, Close up, Text, Sunset, Dawn,
Firework scene modes and the Movie mode, the flash function will
not operate.
Take photographs within the flash range.
The image quality is not guaranteed if the subject is too close or
highly reflective.
When taking an image in poorly lit conditions with the flash, there
may be a white speck in the captured image. The speck is caused
by the flash light reflecting off atmospheric dust.
„ Flash mode indicator
Icon
Flash mode
Description
If the subject or background is dark, the
camera flash will operate automatically.

Auto flash

Auto &
Red eye reduction
If a subject or background is dark, the
camera flash will work automatically and
will reduce the red-eye effect by using the
red-eye reduction function.

Fill in flash
The flash fires regardless of the available
light. The intensity of the flash will be
automatically controlled to suit the
prevailing conditions.
Slow synchro
The flash operates with a slow shutter
speed to obtain a balanced correct
exposure. In poor lighting conditions the
camera shake warning indicator
() will display on the LCD monitor.

Flash off
The flash does not fire.
Select this mode when capturing images
in a place or situation where flash
photography is prohibited. When you
capture an image in poorly lit conditions,
the camera shake warning indicator
() will appear on the LCD monitor.

Red-eye reduction

When a shot with “red eye” is detected,
this mode will reduce the red-eye effect
automatically.
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Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
„ Available flash mode, by recording mode
Self-timer () / Right button
( O : Selectable)
Mode



O
O

O
O


O

O
O


O
O
O
O
O
x If you operate the Self-timer button during the self-timer operation,
the self-timer function is cancelled.
O

O

O
O
O
O

O

O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O

O

O

O

O

O

O


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O
O

O
O
When the menu is displayed on the LCD monitor, pressing the Right button
makes the cursor shift to the right tab.
When the menu is not displayed on the LCD monitor, the RIGHT button
operates as the Self-timer () button. This function is used when the
photographer would also like to be in the picture.
x Use a tripod to prevent the camera from shaking.
x In Movie mode, only the 10SEC self-timer will work.
x If [Motion Timer] is set, [Self Portrait] cannot be selected.
Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
„ Selecting the self-timer
„ Motion Timer
1. Rotate the Mode dial to select a desired
RECORDING mode.
Motion
2. Press the SELF-TIMER () / RIGHT button
until the desired mode indicator appears on the
LCD monitor. A 10 second, 2 second, Double
self-timer or Motion timer icon appears on
the LCD monitor.
3. When you press the SHUTTER button,
the picture will be taken after the specified
time has elapsed.
[Selecting the 10 SEC self-timer]
„ Self-timer mode indicator
Icon
Mode

10SEC self-timer
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
2SEC self-timer
Pressing the shutter button will allow an interval
of 2 seconds before the image is taken.
Double self-timer
A picture will be taken after about 10 seconds
and 2 seconds later a second picture will be
taken. When using the flash, the 2-second
self-timer may be delayed for longer than 2
seconds depending on the flash charging time.
Motion Timer
The camera detects the subject’s movement 6
seconds after pressing the Shutter button, and
the picture is taken when the movement stops.


Description
Icon & Self-timer lamp
Pressing the Shutter button after
setting the Motion Timer
Blink (1 second interval)
Detecting the subject’s movement
Blink (0.25 second interval)
No movement is detected
Turn on and the image is taken after
2 seconds
„ The Motion Timer flows are as followings. (Movie mode excluded)
Selecting the Motion Timer J Pressing the Shutter button J
Confirming the composition (Within 6 sec.)*1 J Starting the detection
(Swing your hands fully)*2 J Stopping the detection (Do not move)
J Taking an image (after 2 sec.)
*1. The camera detects the subject’s movement 6 seconds after pressing
the Shutter button, so confirm the composition within 6 seconds.
*2. Move your body or hands fully.
In the following cases, the Motion Timer may not operate.
x
x
x
x
x
x
The focus distance is over 3m.
The exposure is too bright or dark
In backlight conditions.
The movement is insignificant
The movement is detected beyond the
center part (50%) of the sensor where
the movement is recognized.
If the camera doesn`t sense any
movement for 30 seconds, or the
camera doesn’t sense stillness after
sensing movement.
The detection range of
Motion Timer
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Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
MENU / OK button
OIS(Optical Image Stabilization)
„ MENU button
„ The OIS function reduces blurring caused by camera shake when
pressing the shutter button.
- When you press the MENU button, a menu related to each camera
mode will be displayed on the LCD monitor. Pressing it again will return
the LCD to the initial display.
- A menu option can be displayed when the following are selected :
MOVIE and STILL IMAGE(AUTO, PROGRAM, MANUAL, DUAL IS,
PORTRAIT and SCENE) mode. There is no menu available when the
VOICE RECORDING mode is selected.
RECORDING
Focus Area
ACB
Voice Memo
Voice Recording
Center AF
Off
Off
[Pressing the MENU button]
Move
Exit
[Menu off]
41#Press the OIS(
mode.
) button in the selectable
2. The OIS icon will be displayed on the left
side.
3. Press the shutter button halfway. The
shutter speed and aperture value will be
displayed on the LCD monitor. Also This
camera activates the stabilizing function.
4. Press the shutter button fully to take a
picture.
[Menu on]
䮝#OIS function may not work sufficiently in the following cases.
- To take pictures of a moving subject
„ OK button
- When the menu is displayed on the LCD monitor, this button is used for
shifting the cursor to the sub menu or for confirming data.
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- To take pictures with higher digital zoom values
- When camera shake is beyond the camera-shake correction range
- The slower the shutter speed, the lower the camera-shake correction
performance.
Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
x If you operate OIS function using a tripod, the image can be blurred
x
x
x
x
x
by the vibration of the sensor of the OIS. Turn off the OIS function
when you use a tripod.
If the camera is subjected to an impact it can shake the LCD
monitor. If this happens, turn the camera off and then on again. It
should then function properly.
Operate the OIS function when the battery is efficiently charged
(
,
).
If the low battery level (
) is showing, OIS can still be set but
will not work.
It is recommended that you don`t use the OIS function in the Macro
mode.
If the OIS function is set when recording video, the function sounds
of the OIS may be recorded.
E (Effect) button
It is possible to add special effects to your images by using this button.
- Still image mode : You can select the colour and image adjust menu. In
the Auto mode, you can select the [COLOR] menu
only.
- Movie mode : You can select the colour menu.
„ Available Effects, by recording mode
( O : Selectable)
Colour ()
Image Adjust ()








O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
x This button will not operate in DUAL IS, Voice recording mode and
x
x
some scene modes (Nightscene, Text, Sunset, Dawn, Backlight,
Fireworks, Beach&Snow).
Even if the camera is turned off, the effect setting will be preserved.
To cancel the special effect, select  sub menu in the Colour
menu and select the  sub menu in the Image Adjust menu.
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Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
E (Effect) button : Colour
By using the camera’s digital processor, it is possible to add special effects to
your images
„ Custom colour : You can change the R (Red),
G (Green) and B (Blue) values
of the image.
Custom Color
„ Press the E button in an available recording mode.
Move
1. Select a desired sub menu by pressing the
Up/Down button and press the OK button.
- Up/Down button : Selects R, G, B
COLOR
- Left/Right button : Changes the values
Move
Description

No effect is added to the image.

Captured images will be stored in black and white.

Captured images will be stored in a sepia tone
(a gradient of yellowish brown colours).

Captured images will be stored in a red tone.

Captured images will be stored in a green tone.

Captured images will be stored in a blue tone.
Saves the image in negative mode.
Captured image will be saved in set RGB tone.
2. Press the shutter button to capture an image.
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Custom Color
Exit
Color

Set
Move
K In the Auto mode, the Custom Color can’t be selected.
Set
Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
E (Effect) button : Sharpness
„ You can adjust the sharpness of the picture
you are about to take. You cannot check the
sharpness effect on the LCD monitor before
you take a picture, because this function is
applied only when the captured image is
stored on the memory.
E (Effect) button : Saturation
„ By using the camera’s digital processor, it is possible to add special effects
to your images
Sharpness
1. Press the E button and select
[Saturation]() by pressing the Up/Down
button.
Move
Set
1. Press the E button and select
[Sharpness]() by pressing the Up/Down button.
2. Change the Sharpness value by pressing the Left/Right button.
Saturation
2. Change the Saturation value by pressing
the Left/Right button.
3. Press the OK button and the value will be
saved. Take a picture pressing the Shutter button.
Move
OK Set
3. Press the OK button and the value will be saved. Take a picture
pressing the Shutter button.
E (Effect) button : Contrast
„ You can change the contrast of the image.
1. Press the E button and select [Contrast]()
by pressing the Up/Down button.
Contrast
2. Change the Contrast value by pressing the
Left/Right button.
3. Press the OK button and the value will be
saved. Take a picture pressing the Shutter
button.
Move
Set
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Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
Fn button
How to use the Fn menu
„ You can use the Fn button to set the following menus.
1. Press the Fn button in an available mode.
( O : Selectable)



Size
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
p.39
Quality
/Frame rate
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
p.39
2. Select a desired menu by pressing the Up / Down button. And then a
sub menu will be displayed at the bottom left of the LCD monitor.
   Page
SIZE
Metering
O
O
Drive
O
O
ISO
O
O
White Balance
O
O
EV
O
O
O
O*1
p.40
p.41
O
p.42
O
O
p.43
O
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*1. This menu is only available in the Children scene mode ().
3648X2736
Fine
3. Select a desired menu by pressing the Left / Right button and then
press the OK button.
SIZE
3648X2736
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QUALITY
p.40
O
Stabilisation
Up / Down
button
Left / Right
button
SIZE
3648X2432
Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
Size
Quality / Frame rate
„ You can select the image size appropriate for your application.
„ You can select the compression ratio appropriate for your application of
the captured images. The higher the compression ratio, the lower the
picture quality.
Still
image
mode
Movie
mode
Icon
Size
3648
x
2736






3648
x
2432
3072
x
2304
3648
x
2052
2592
x
1944
2048
x
1536
1024
x
768
Icon



Size
800 x 592
640 x 480
320 x 240
SIZE
SIZE
3648X2736
800X592
[STILL IMAGE mode]
Mode
STILL IMAGE mode
Icon






Sub menu
Super
Fine
Fine
Normal
30FPS
20FPS
15FPS
File Format
jpeg
jpeg
jpeg
avi
avi
avi
20fps
Fine
[ STILL IMAGE mode ]
because high resolution images require more memory.
FRAME RATE
QUALITY
[MOVIE mode]
x The higher the resolution, the lower the number of shots available
MOVIE mode
[ MOVIE mode ]
x This file format complies with the DCF (Design rule for Camera File
system).
x JPEG (Joint Photographic Experts Group) :
JPEG is the image compression standard developed by the Joint
Photographic Experts Group. This type of compression is most
commonly used for compressing photos and graphics because it
can compress the files efficiently.
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Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
Metering
Drive mode
„ If you cannot obtain suitable exposure conditions, you can change the
metering method to take brighter pictures.
„ You can select continuous shot, and AEB (Auto Exposure Bracketing).
[Multi] ()
[Spot] (
)
[Center Weighted] (
: Exposure will be
calculated based
on an average
of the available
METERING
light in the image
area. However, the
Multi
calculation will be
biased towards the centre of the image area.
This is suitable for general use.
: Only the rectangular area in the centre of the
LCD monitor will be metered for light. This
is suitable when the subject in the centre is
exposed correctly, regardless of the back lighting.
) : Exposure will be calculated based on an average
of the available light in the image area. However,
the calculation will be biased towards the centre
of the image area. This is suitable for taking a
picture of small objects like flowers or insects.
K If the subject is not the centre of the focus area, do not use the spot
metering as this may result in an exposure error. In this circumstance, it
is better to use exposure compensation.
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[Single] ()
[Continuous] ()
[AEB] ()
: Take one picture only.
: Images will be taken
continuously until
the shutter button is
released.
DRIVE
Single
: Take three pictures
in a series in different exposures: standard
exposure (0.0EV), short exposure (-1/3EV) and
over exposure (+1/3EV).
Use this function when you cannot determine the
exposure value of subject.
[Motion Capture] () : This takes 6 shots per second, and for max 5
seconds, when the shutter is pressed and held
down. The maximum number of shots is 30 and
the image size is fixed as VGA.
Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
x High resolution and picture quality increases file saving time, which
increases stand-by time.
x If the [Continuous], [AEB] or [Motion Capture] sub menu is
selected, the flash will be automatically switched off.
x If less than 3 pictures are available in the memory, the [AEB]
shooting is not available.
x It is best to use a tripod for the [AEB] shooting as the time to save
each image file is longer and blurring caused by camera shake
may occur.
x If less than 30 pictures are available in the memory, the
[Motion Capture] shooting is not available.
ISO
„ You can select the ISO sensitivity when taking pictures.
The speed or specific light-sensitivity of a camera is rated by ISO
numbers.
[Auto] () : The camera’s sensitivity is
automatically changed by
variables such as lighting value
or subject brightness.
ISO
[ISO 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600]
Auto
(     ) :
You can increase the shutter speed while
the same amount of light is present, by increasing the ISO sensitivity.
However, the image may be saturated with light.
The higher the ISO value, the higher the camera’s sensitivity to light
and therefore the greater its capacity to take pictures in dark conditions.
However, the noise level in the image will increase as the ISO value
increases, making the image appear coarse.
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Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
„ Using the Custom White Balance
White balance
White balance settings may vary slightly depending on the shooting
environment. You can select the most appropriate white balance setting for
a given shooting environment by setting up the custom white balance.
„ The white balance control allows you to adjust
the colours to appear more natural.
WHITE BALANCE
Auto WB
Mode
Icon
Description

The camera automatically selects the
appropriate white balance settings,
depending on the prevailing lighting
conditions.
Daylight

For taking images outside.
Cloudy

For taking images under a cloudy and
overcast sky.
Fluorescent_H

For shooting under daylight types of
three-way fluorescent lighting.
Fluorescent_L

Shooting under white fluorescent
lighting.
Tungsten

For shooting under tungsten (standard
light bulb) lighting.
Custom Set

Allows the user to set the white balance
according to the shooting conditions.
Auto WB
KDifferent lighting conditions may cause a colour cast on your images.
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1. Select the CUSTOM () menu of the
White Balance and place a sheet of
white paper in front of the camera so
that the LCD monitor shows only white.
2. MENU/OK button : selects previous
custom white
balance.
Shutter button
: saves new custom
white balance.
White Paper
x The custom white balance value will be applied, starting with the next
picture you take.
x The user configured white balance will be remain effective until it is
overwritten.
Setting up the recording function using the camera buttons
Exposure compensation
Movie frame stabiliser
This camera automatically adjusts the exposure according to the ambient
lighting conditions.
However, you can adjust exposure value by using [EV] menu.
This function helps stabilize images captured during movie recording.
You can select this menu only in the MOVIE mode.
„ Compensating Exposure
1. Press the Fn button, and then use the UP
and DOWN buttons to select the exposure
compensation icon ().
The exposure compensation menu bar will
appear as shown.
[Off] () : Movie frame stabilizer function is
disabled.
[On] () : This function helps stabilize
images captured during movie
recording.
STABILIZER
Off
EV
2. Use the LEFT and RIGHT buttons to set
the desired exposure compensation factor.
3. Press the Fn button again. The value you set will be saved and the
Exposure Compensation setup mode will close.
If you change the exposure value, the exposure indicator () will be
displayed on the bottom of the LCD monitor.
K A negative exposure compensation value reduces the exposure.
Note that a positive exposure compensation value increases the
exposure and the LCD monitor will appear white or you may not get
good pictures.
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Setting up the recording function using the LCD monitor
You can use the menu on the LCD monitor to set up recording functions.
How to use the menu
„ The items indicated by
1. Turn on the camera and press the MENU button. A menu for each camera
mode appears.
Menu
are default settings.
Sub menu
Available mode
Page
Face Detection


p.45
Self Portrait
Focus Area
2. Use the LEFT and RIGHT buttons to navigate through the menus.


p.46
Exit
Center AF
Multi AF
 


p.46
~p.47
ACB
Off
On

p.47
Voice Memo
Off
On
 


p.48
~p.49

p.49


p.49
Voice Record
Voice Mute
Scene mode
Off
On
Nightscene
Children
Landscape
Close up
Text
Sunset
Dawn
Backlight
Firework
Beach & Snow
K Menus are subject to change without prior notice.
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RECORDING
Focus Area
ACB
Voice Memo
Voice record
Center AF
Off
Off
Press the
LEFT or
RIGHT button.
Move
SOUND
Volume
Start Sound
Shutter Sound
Beep Sound
AF Sound
Self Portrait
Exit
Medium
Off
Sound 1
Sound 1
On
On
Move
Press the
LEFT or
RIGHT button.
DISPLAY
Language
Date&Time
Start Image
LCD Bright
Quick View
LCD Save
Exit
ENGLISH
08/01/01
Off
Normal
0.5sec
Off
Move
3. Use the UP and DOWN buttons to select a sub menu.
RECORDING
Focus Area
ACB
Voice Memo
Voice record
Move
Center AF
Off
Off
Change
Press the
UP or
DOWN button.
RECORDING
Focus Area
ACB
Voice Memo
Voice record
Move
Center AF
Off
Off
Change
Press the
UP or
DOWN button.
RECORDING
Focus Area
ACB
Voice Memo
Voice record
Move
4. Select a sub menu, and then the value you set will be saved.
Press the MENU button and the menu will disappear.
Center AF
Off
Off
Change
Setting up the recording function using the LCD monitor
3. The size and position of the auto focus frame
is set on the face of the subject automatically.
Focus Area
You can select your preferred Focus Area according to the shooting
conditions.
1. Press the Menu button in the selectable
mode.
2. Select the [RECORDING] menu by pressing
the Left/Right button.
3. Select the [Focus Area] menu by pressing the
Up/Down button. Then press the Right button
again.
RECORDING
Focus Area
ACB
Voice Memo
Voice Record
Face Detection
Self Portrait
Center AF
Multi AF
5. Press the shutter button fully to take a picture.
Back
Set
„ Face Detection
This mode detects the face of the subject automatically and then sets the
focus and exposure. Select this mode for quick and easy portraits.
䮝#Selectable modes : Auto, Program, Manual, DUAL IS, Photo Help Guide,
Portrait, Children, Beach & Snow
1. Select the [Face Detection] submenu by
pressing the Up/Down button.
RECORDING
Focus Area
ACB
Voice Memo
Voice Record
Back
2. Press the OK button. The Face Detection icon
will be displayed on the left side of the LCD
monitor
4. Press the shutter button halfway. The focus frame turns to green when
the focus is activated.
x This function can detect up to 9 people.
x When the camera recognises many people at the same time, it will
focus on the nearest person.
x The Digital zoom is not activated in this mode.
x The face detection does not work when setting the effect mode.
x When the camera detects a target face, the white colour focus
Face Detection
Self Portrait
Center AF
Multi AF
x
x
Set
x
x
frame will be displayed over the target face and the gray colour
focus frame appears over the remaining faces(up to 8). Press the
shutter button halfway down to focus on the face and the white
focus frame turns green.(Total 9)
Return to previous AF mode if face detection failed.
In some conditions this function cannot work properly.
- When a person wears dark glasses or some part of the face is
hidden.
- When the person being photographed does not look at the
camera.
The maximum available Face Detection range is 3m(Wide).
The nearer the subject, the faster the camera can recognize the
subject.
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Setting up the recording function using the LCD monitor
x When locating the face in the center of the screen, it repeatedly
„ Self Portrait
When taking self-portraits, it automatically detects the subject`s face
resulting in faster and more convenient self-portraits.
䮝#Selectable modes : Auto, Program, Manual, DUAL IS, Photo Help
Guide, Portrait, Beach & Snow
1. Select the [Self Portrait] submenu by
pressing the Up/Down button.
RECORDING
Focus Area
ACB
Voice Memo
Voice Record
Back
Face Detection
Self Portrait
Center AF
Multi AF
x
x
x
emits a faster sound unlike the sounds that are emitted when the
face is not in the center.
The guiding sound can be set using the sound setting menu.(See
p.71)
If [Self Portrait] is set, it is fixed to Macro focus.
If [Self Portrait] is set, [Motion Timer] cannot be selected.
„ Center AF
1. Select the [Center AF] submenu by
pressing the Up/Down button.
Set
2. Press the OK button. The Self Portrait icon
will be displayed on the left side of the LCD
monitor.
RECORDING
Focus Area
ACB
Voice Memo
Voice Record
Back
Face Detection
Self Portrait
Center AF
Multi AF
Set
2. Press the OK button. The rectangular
area in the center of the LCD monitor
will be focused.
3. For self-portraits, point the camera
lens towards the face of the subject. It
automatically detects the subject`s face,
and will make a sound to confirm this.
4. Start shooting by pressing the shutter
button.
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[Center AF]
Setting up the recording function using the LCD monitor
„ Multi AF
1. Select the [Multi AF] submenu by pressing
the Up/Down button.
ACB
RECORDING
Focus Area
ACB
Voice Memo
Voice Record
Back
Face Detection
Self Portrait
Center AF
Multi AF
Set
2. Press the OK button. This camera selects
all the available AF points within the 9 AF
points as shown.
ACB(Auto Contrast Balance) adjusts the
contrast automatically. When taking photos in an
environment with big exposure differences i.e.
backlight or contrast, this function adjusts the
brightness automatically and allows the subject to
be photographed clearly.
RECORDING
Focus Area
ACB
Voice Memo
Voice Record
Back
Off
On
Set
[Off] : cancels ACB function.
[On] : adjusts the contrast automatically.
[Multi AF]
䮝 When the camera focuses on the subject,
the auto focus frame turns to green. When
the camera doesn`t focus on the subject, the auto focus frame turns to
red.
[ACB Off]
[ACB On]
K When using the AUTO, PROGRAM, PORTRAIT mode, the ACB function
will operate. In Auto and Portrait mode, the ACB function always operates.
K When the ACB function is selected, you only can select ISO AUTO, 80,
100 and 200.
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Setting up the recording function using the LCD monitor
Voice Memo
You can add your voice-over to a stored still
image. (Max. 10 sec.)
Voice Recording
RECORDING
Focus Area
ACB
Voice Memo
Voice Record
A voice can be recorded for as long as the
available recording time (Max. 10 hour) allows.
Off
On
Back
Set
- If the voice memo indicator is displayed on
the LCD monitor, the setting is completed.
Center AF
On
Off
Move
Set
Press the shutter button to record a voice.
- Press the shutter button once and the
voice can be recorded. for as long as the
available recording time (max:10 hour)
allows. The recording time will be displayed
on the LCD monitor. The voice will still be
recorded if the shutter button is released.
- Press the shutter button and take a
picture.
The picture is stored on the memory card.
- Voice memo will be recorded for ten
seconds from the moment the picture
is stored. In the middle of the sound
recording, pressing the shutter button will
stop the voice memo.
REC
Exit
[Voice recording mode]
- If you wish to stop recording, press the shutter button again.
- File type : *.wav
Stop
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RECORDING
Focus Area
ACB
Voice Memo
Voice Record
Setting up the recording function using the LCD monitor
Pausing while recording a voice
Using this function, you can record your favourite
voice clips into a voice recording file without having
to create multiple voice recording files.
SCENE mode
Use the menu to easily configure optimal
settings for a variety of shooting situations.

Press the MENU button and select a desired
sub menu.

K Refer to page 23 for more information.
1. Press the Pause button (
) to pause
recording.
Stop
REC
2. Press the Pause button (
) again to
[Voice recording mode]
resume the recording.
3. If you wish to stop recording, press the shutter button again.
RECORDING
Scene
Focus Area
Voice Memo
Voice Record
Back
Nightscene
Children
Landscape
Close up
Text
Sunset
Set
[SCENE Mode Menu]
x A distance of 40cm between you and the camera (microphone) is
the best distance to record sound.
x If the camera power is turned off while the voice recording is
paused, the voice recording is cancelled.
Recording the movie without voice
You can record the movie without a voice.
Select [On] of [Voice Mute] menu in the Movie
mode. () icon will appear on the LCD monitor.
Press the Shutter button and a movie without
voice will record for as long as the memory
capacity allows.
RECORDING
Voice Mute
Back
Off
On
Set
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Starting play mode
Turn the camera on and select Play mode by pressing the play mode button
(). The camera can now play back the images stored in the memory.
If the memory card is inserted in the camera, all the camera functions apply
only to the memory card.
If the memory card is not inserted in the camera, all the camera functions
apply only to the internal memory.
Playing back a still image
1. Select the PLAY mode by pressing the
play mode button ().
2. The last image stored on the memory
is displayed on the LCD monitor.
3. Select an image that you want to view
by pressing the Left / Right button.
K Press and hold the Left or Right
button to play back the images quickly.
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Playing back a movie
1. Select the recorded movie that you want to
play back by using the Left/Right button.
) to
2. Press the play & pause button (
play back a movie file.
- To pause a movie file while playing it
#⡖ↇ#
㛾ᬞ⽋⵺
Play
Capture
back, press the play & pause button
) again.
(
- Pressing the play & pause button
(
) again will cause the movie
file to restart.
- To rewind the movie while it is playing,
press the Left (REW)button. To fast
forward the movie, press the Right
(FF)button.
- To stop playback of the movie, press the play & pause button
(
), and then press the Left or Right button.



Starting play mode
Movie capture function
On camera movie trimming
You can capture still images from the movie.
You can extract desired frames of movie during the movie play back.
If the running time is under 10 seconds, the movie can’t be trimmed.
„ How to capture the movie


)
1. Press the Play / Pause button (
while playing the movie. Then press the
E button.
1. Press the Pause button (
) at the
point of the movie where you want to start
extracting.
2. The paused movie is saved in a new file
name.
2. Press the T button.
Trim
K The captured movie file is the same size
as the original movie (800x592, 640x480,
320x240).
K When you press the E button at the beginning
of the movie, the first frame of the movie will
be saved as a still image.
Capture
[Paused]

3. Press the Play & Pause button (
) and
the extracted range will be displayed on the
status bar.
T Trim
Capture
T Trim
Capture

)
4. Press the Play & Pause button (
once more at the point where you wish the
extracted file to stop.
5. Press the T button and a confirmation
window will be displayed.
[Press the E button]
6. Select a desired sub menu by pressing the
Up/Down button and press the OK button.
[No] : The movie trimming will be cancelled.
[Yes] : The extracted frames are saved as a
new file name.
Trimming?
No
Yes
Confirm
x If you don’t specify the ending point of the movie, the trimming
confirmation window will be displayed at the point of the last frame.
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Starting play mode
Playing back a recorded voice
1. Select the recorded voice that you want to
play back by using the Left/Right button.
) to
2. Press the play & pause button (
play back a recorded voice file.
- To pause a recorded voice file, while
Play
playing it back, press the play & pause
) again.
button (
- To resume playback of the voice file, press the play & pause button.
- To rewind the voice file while it is playing, press the Left
(REW)button.
To fast forward the voice file, press the Right (FF)button.
- To stop playback of the voice memo, press the play & pause button
and then press the MENU/OK button.

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Playing back a voice memo
1. Select a still image that has the voice
memo.
) to
2. Press the play & pause button (
play back the voice memo.
- To pause the voice memo, while playing
it back, press the play & pause button
) again.
(
- To resume playback of the voice memo,
press the Down button.

Pause
LCD monitor Indicator in play back mode
Setting up the play back function using the camera buttons
The LCD monitor displays shooting information about the displayed image.
In Play mode, you can use the buttons on the camera to conveniently set up
the Play mode functions.
Thumbnail () / Enlargement () button
You can view multiple pictures, enlarge a selected picture, and crop and save
a selected area of an image.
„ Thumbnail display
1. While an image is displayed on full screen,
press the thumbnail button.
Icon
2. The thumbnail display will highlight the
image that had been showing at the time the
thumbnail mode was selected.
No.
1
2
3
4
Description
Battery
Memory card indicator
Folder name & File name
Playback mode
5
Voice Memo

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6
Protect

p.64
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
DPOF
Recording date
Image size
Flash
Shutter speed
Aperture value
ISO
2008/01/01
3648x2736 ~ 320x240
On/Off
8 ~ 1/1,500
F2.8 ~ F12.9
80 ~ 1600
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p.30
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p.21
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/
100-0031


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p.15
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3. Press the 5 function button to move to a
desired image.
4. To view an image separately, press the enlargement button.
Pressing the thumbnail
button ()
Pressing the enlargement
button ()
Highlighted image
[Highlighted image]
[Thumbnail display mode]
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Setting up the play back function using the camera buttons
„ Image enlargement
„ The maximum enlargement rate in proportion to the image size
1. Select an image that you want to enlarge and
press the enlargement button.
Image size
2. Different parts of the image can be viewed by
pressing the 5 function button.
Maximum
enlargement
3. Pressing the thumbnail button will zoom back
to the original full sized image.
- You can tell whether the image displayed
is an enlarged view by checking the image
enlargement indicator shown at the top
left of the LCD monitor. (If the image is not
an enlarged view, the indicator will not be
displayed.) You can also check the area of
enlargement.
- Movies and WAV files can’t be enlarged.
- If an image is enlarged, a loss of quality may occur.
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




X9.6
X9.5
X8.1
X6.4
X3.2
„ Trimming : You can extract part of the image that you want and save it
separately.
1. Select an image that you want to enlarge and
press the enlargement button.
Press the MENU/OK button and a message
will be displayed.
Trim
2. Select a desired sub menu by pressing the
Up / Down button and press the OK button.
Trimming?
No
Yes
Confirm
- [No] : The trimming menu will disappear.
- [Yes] : The trimmed image will be saved as a new file name, and
appear on the LCD monitor.
K If there is not enough memory space to save the trimmed image, the
image can’t be trimmed.
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Setting up the play back function using the camera buttons
) / Down button
Info () / Up button
Play & Pause (
When the menu is displayed on the LCD monitor, the UP button operates as
a direction button.
When the menu is not displayed on the LCD monitor, pressing the Info button
will display image information on the LCD monitor.
In Play mode, the play & pause (
) / down button works as follows:
- If the menu is displayed
Press the DOWN button to move from the main menu to a sub menu,
or to move down the sub menu cursor.
- If a still image with a voice memo, a voice file, or a movie is playing
x In Stop mode
: Plays a still image with a voice memo, a voice file,
or a movie.
x During playback : Temporarily stops playback.
x In Pause mode : Resumes playback
Info () button
Info () button
Info () button
Play
Pause
Stop
Play
Stop
[ Voice recording is stopped ] [ Voice recording is playing ] [ Voice recording is paused ]
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Left / Right / Menu / OK button
Delete () button
LEFT / RIGHT / MENU / OK buttons activate the following.
This deletes images stored on the memory card.
- LEFT button : While the menu is showing, the LEFT button operates
as a direction button. While the menu is not showing,
press the LEFT button to select the previous image.
1. Select an image that you want to delete by pressing the Left / Right
button and press the DELETE () button.
- RIGHT button : While the menu is showing, the RIGHT button operates
as a direction button. While the menu is not showing,
press the RIGHT button to select the next image.
- MENU button : When you press the MENU button, the play mode
menu will be displayed on the LCD monitor. Pressing it
again will return the LCD to the initial display.
- OK button
: When the menu is displayed on the LCD monitor, the
OK button is used for confirming data that is changed
by using the 5 function button.
Printer () button
Delete?
No
Yes
Delete?
No
Yes
Select
Confirm
[Single Image]
Confirm
[Thumbnail Image]
2. To delete images, press the T button.
- Left/Right button : Selects images
- T button
: checks for deletion
- OK button
: confirm the selection
Prev Next
Select
When the camera is connected to a PictBridge printer, you can print images
by pressing the Printer button.
3. Select the sub menu values by pressing the Up / Down button and
then press the OK button.
- If [No] is selected : cancels “Delete Image”.
- If [Yes] is selected : deletes the selected images.
Print
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Menu
Delete
Setting up the play back function using the camera buttons
E (Effect) button : Resize
- A large sized image can be made smaller, but not vice versa.
Change the resolution (size) of pictures taken. Select [Start image] () to
save an image to be the start-up image.
- Only JPEG images can be resized. Movie (AVI), Voice recording (WAV)
files can’t be resized.
1. Press the play mode button and press the
E button.
- You can change the resolution of only those files compressed in the
JPEG 4:2:2 format.
RESIZE
- The resized image will have a new file name. The [Start Image]
()image is stored not on the memory card but on the internal
memory.
2. Press the Left / Right button and select
the [RESIZE] () menu tab.
3. Select a desired sub menu by pressing
the Up / Down button and press the OK
button.
„ Image Resize Types
Move
- If a new user image is saved, one of the two user images will be
deleted in order.
Exit
(z: Selectable)





z
z
z
z
z
z
z
z
z
z
z
z
z
z






- If the memory capacity is insufficient to store the resized image, a
[Memory Full!] message will appear on the LCD monitor and the
resized image can’t be stored.
z




z
z
z
z



z
z
z


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Setting up the play back function using the camera buttons
E (Effect) button : Rotating an image
E (Effect) button : Colour
You can rotate the stored images by various degrees.
It is possible to add colour effects to your images by using this button.
1. Press the play mode button and press the
E button.
1. Press the play mode button and press the
E button.
ROTATE
2. Select () menu tab by pressing the
Left / Right button .
2. Press the LEFT / RIGHT button and select
the [ROTATE] () menu tab.
3. Select a desired sub menu by pressing the
UP / DOWN button.
Right 90˚
Set
Back
Set
Move
Exit
180˚
Left 90˚
Set
Back
Back
: Left 90˚]
[
[
: 180˚]
: Rotate picture in a counter- : Rotate picture 180
clock-wise direction
degrees
[
: Right 90˚]
: Rotate picture in a
clock-wise direction
Horizontal
Set
Vertical
Back
: Horizontal]
[
: Rotate picture horizontally
Set
Back
:Vertical]
[
: Rotate picture vertically
K If you display the rotated image on the LCD monitor, empty spaces may
appear to the left and right of the image.
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COLOR
3. Select a desired sub menu by pressing
the Up / Down button and press the OK
button.
Move
Exit
Colour
Description

Captured images will be stored in black and white.

Captured images will be stored in a sepia tone
(a gradient of yellowish brown colours).

Captured images will be stored in a red tone.

Captured images will be stored in a green tone.

Captured images will be stored in a blue tone.


Saves the image in negative mode.

Captured images will be stored in set RGB tone.
4. The changed image is saved as a new file name.
Setting up the play back function using the camera buttons
„ Custom colour
ACB
You can change the R (Red), G (Green) and
B (Blue) values of the image.
ACB(Auto Contrast Balance) is to adjust the
contrast automatically.
Custom Color
ACB
1. Select () by pressing the Up/Down
button and press the OK button.
Move
- OK button
: Save the changed
value of Custom Color
Set
2. The image is saved as a new file name.
Back
Red eye Removal
Custom Color
Red eye effect can be removed from the captured
image.
- Up / Down button : Selects R, G, B
- Left / Right button : Change the values
Move
Set
Set
Red Eye Fix
1. Select () by pressing the Up/Down
button and press the OK button.
2. The image is saved as a new file name.
Set
Back
Brightness control
E (Effect) button : Image editing
1. Press the play back button and press the E button.
2. Select () menu tab by pressing the Left/Right button.
You can change the brightness of the image.
Brightness
1. Select () by pressing the Up/Down
button and a bar for selecting the
brightness will be displayed.
2. Change the brightness by pressing the
Left/Right button.
Move
Set
3. Press the OK button and the image will be saved as a new file name.
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Setting up the play back function using the camera buttons
Setting up the play back function using the LCD monitor
Contrast control
PLAY mode functions can be changed by using the LCD monitor.
In the PLAY mode, pressing the MENU button displays the menu on the LCD
monitor. The menus you can set up in Play mode are as follows. To capture
an image after setting up the play menu, press the PLAY mode button or
shutter button.
You can change the contrast of the image.
Contrast
1. Select ( ) by pressing the Up/Down button
and a bar for selecting the contrast will be
displayed.
2. Change the contrast by pressing the Left/
Right button.
Move
Set
Menu Tab Main Menu
Show
3. Press the OK button and the image will be saved as a new file name.
Saturation control
You can change the saturation of the image.
Saturation
1. Select ( ) by pressing the Up/Down
button and a bar for selecting the saturation
will be displayed.
2. Change the saturation by pressing the
Left/Right button.
Images
MULTI
SLIDE
SHOW
()
Effect
Interval
Music
Move
Set
Voice Memo
3. Press the OK button and the image will be saved as a new file name.
Protect
PLAY
BACK
()
Delete
DPOF
Copy To
Card
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Sub Menu
Secondary Menu
Play / Repeat Play
All
Date
Select
Off
Basic
Classic
Memories
Rhythmic
Delight
1, 3, 5, 10 sec
Off
Panorama
First Smile
Off
On
Select
All
Remembrance
Lock / Unlock
Select
All
Standard
Index
Size
No
Yes
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No / Yes
Select / All Pics / Cancel
No / Yes
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Setting up the play back function using the LCD monitor
This menu is available while the camera is connected to a PictBridge
supporting printer (direct connection to the camera, sold separately) with a
USB cable.
Menu Tab
Main Menu
Type
Menu Tab
Main Menu
Images
Size
Sub Menu
One Pic
-
All Pics
-
Auto
-
PostCard
-
Card
-
4X6
-
L
-
2L
-
Letter
-
A4

Layout
Secondary Menu Page
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Quality

Date Print
-
A3
-
Auto
-
Full
-
1
-
2
-
4
-
8
-
9
-
16
-
Index
-
File Name
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Reset
Sub Menu
Secondary Menu Page
Auto
-
Plain
-
Photo
-
FastPhoto
-
Auto
-
Draft
-
Normal
-
Fine
-
Auto
-
Off
-
On
-
Auto
-
Off
-
On
-
No
-
Yes
-
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Multi slide show ()
Images can be displayed continuously at pre-set intervals. You can view the
slide show by connecting the camera to an external monitor.
1. Press the play mode button and press the menu button.
2. Press the LEFT / RIGHT button and select the [MULTI SLIDE SHOW]
() menu tab.
Start the multi slide show
1. Use the Up / Down buttons to select the
[Show] menu and press the Right button.
2. Select a desired sub menu by pressing the
Up / Down button.
: The multi slide show is
closed after one cycle.
MULTI SLIDE SHOW
Show
Play
Images
Repeat Play
Effect
Interval
Music
Back
Set
[Repeat Play] : The multi slide show is repeated until cancelled.
3. Press the OK button and the multi slide show will be started.
- To pause the multi slide shown while playing it back, press the
) button again.
play & pause(
) button again will cause the multi
- Pressing the play & pause(
slide show restart.
- To stop playback of the multi slide show, press the
play & pause(
) button, and then press the MENU / OK button.


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You can select image to view
1. Use the Up / Down buttons to select the
[Image] menu and press the Right button.
2. Select a desired sub menu by pressing the
Up / Down button.
[All]
The multi slide show can start only in the [Show] menu.
[Play]
Selecting Images

: All images saved in the Memory
are played back.
MULTI SLIDE SHOW
Show
Images
All
Effect
Date
Interval
Select
Music
Back
Set
[Date] : Images taken in a specified date are played back.
Press the Right button and choose the date.
[Select] : Play only the selected images. If you press the Right button,
you can select the desired images to play back. The selected
image can be saved as [Select1], [Select2] and [Select3]. If
you save the selected image with the [New Select] command,
it will be saved as [Select1]. But when a new image is saved
again using [New Select], the former image which had been
saved as [Select1] will be saved as [Select2] automatically.
You can change and cancel the images which were saved as
[Select1], [Select2] and [Select3].
3. Press the OK button and the settings are saved.
4. Select [Play] or [Repeat Play] in the [Show] menu to start the multi slide
show.
Multi slide show ()
Configure multi slide show effects
Setting play interval
Unique screen effects can be used for the multi slide show.
Set the multi slide show play interval.
1. Select the [Effect] sub menu by pressing
the UP / DOWN button and press the
RIGHT button.
2. Use the Up / Down button to select the
type of effect.
MULTI SLIDE SHOW
Show
Off
Images
Basic
Effect
Classic
Interval
Memories
Music
Rhythmic
Delight
Back
Set
[Off]
: No effect.
[Basic]
: Fade In/Out effect is added and the Images are displayed
at set intervals.
[Classic]
: You can add noise to the image to give a classic feel.
[Memories] : Scratches are added to give an old movie effect.
[Rhythmic] : Images are displayed with a special effect.
[Delight]
: Images are displayed with a special effect.
3. Press the OK button to confirm the setting.
1. Select the [Interval] sub menu by pressing
the UP / DOWN button and press the
RIGHT button.
2. Use the Up / Down buttons to select the
desired interval.
3. Press the OK button to save the
configuration.
MULTI SLIDE SHOW
Show
Images
Effect
1sec
Interval
3sec
Music
5sec
10sec
Back
Set
x The loading time depends on the image size and quality.
x While the multi slide show is playing, only the first frame of a
MOVIE file is displayed.
x While the multi slide show is playing, the voice recording file will not
be displayed.
x The interval menu functions in the [Off], [Basic] and [Classic] menu
only.
Setting Background Music
Set the multi slide show music.
1. Select the [Music] sub menu by pressing
the UP / DOWN button and press the
RIGHT button.
2. Use the Up / Down buttons to select the
desired Music.
3. Press the OK button to save the
configuration.
MULTI SLIDE SHOW
Show
Images
Effect
Off
Interval
Panorama
Music
First Smile
Remembrance
Back
Set
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Playback ()
Voice memo
Protecting images
You can add your voice to a stored still image.
This is used to protect specific shots from being accidentally erased (Lock).
It also unprotects images that have been previously protected (Unlock).
PLAYBACK
Voice Memo
Protect
Delete
DPOF
Copy to Card
1. Press the Up / Down button and select
the [Protect] menu tab. And then press the
Right button.
Off
On
00:00:05
Back
Set
[Voice memo menu]
Start : Shutter
[Ready for recording]
Stop
[Voice is recording]
- Press the shutter button to take a picture. The images are saved on the
memory. After saving the image, the voice will record for 10 seconds.
- To stop the recording, press the shutter button.
2. Select a desired sub menu by pressing
the UP / DOWN button and press the OK
button.
PLAYBACK
Voice memo
Protect
Delete
DPOF
Copy To Card
Select
All
Back
Set
[Select ] : Selection window for an image
to be protected / released is
displayed.
- Up / Down / Left / Right : Select an
image
- Zoom W / T Button : Protect / release
the image
- OK button : Your changes will be saved
and the menu will disappear.
Unlock
Set
Protect All?
Unlock
Lock
[All] : Protect / release all saved images
- If you protect an image, the protect
icon () will be displayed on the LCD
monitor.
(An unprotected image has no indicator)
- An image in LOCK mode will be
protected from the [Delete] functions, but
will NOT be protected from the [Format]
function.
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Confirm
Playback ()
x Of all the files stored in the memory card, the unprotected files
Deleting images
in the DCIM subfolder will be deleted. Remember that this will
permanently delete unprotected images. Important shots should
be stored on a computer before deletion takes place. The startup
image is stored in the camera’s internal memory (i.e., not on the
memory card) and it will not be deleted even if you delete all files
on the memory card.
This deletes images stored on the memory. If the memory card is inserted,
images on the memory card are deleted. Otherwise, images in the internal
memory are deleted.
1. Press the Up / Down button and select the
[Delete] menu tab. And then press the Right
button.
2. Select a desired sub menu by pressing
the UP / DOWN button and press the OK
button.
[Select] : Selection window for an image to
be deleted is displayed.
- Up/ Down/ Left/ Right : Select an image
- Zoom T Button : Select the image for
deletion. ( V mark)
- OK Button : Press the OK button to display
the confirmation message.
Select the [Yes] menu and
press the OK button to delete
V marked images.
[All] : Displays confirmation window. Select the
[Yes] menu and press the OK button to
delete all unprotected images. If there aren’t
protected images, all the images are deleted
and a [No Image!] message will appear.
PLAYBACK
Voice Memo
Protect
Delete
DPOF
Copy To Card
Select
All
Back
DPOF
DPOF(Digital Print Order Format) allows you to embed printing
information on your memory card’s MISC folder. Select the pictures to be
printed and how many prints to make.
Set
The DPOF indicator will appear on the LCD monitor when an image that
has DPOF information plays back. Images can then be printed on DPOF
printers, or at an increasing number of photo labs.
Select
Delete
Delete All?
No
Yes
This function is not available for Movies and Voice recording files.
When the wide angle image is printed as a wide angle print, 8% of the left
and right side of the image might not be printed. Check that your printer
can support the wide angle image when you print the image. When you
print the image at a photo lab, request that the image is printed as a wide
angle image. (Some photo labs may not support the wide angle size print.)
Comfirm
3. After deletion, the screen will be changed to the play mode screen.
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Playback ()
„ Standard
„ Index
This function allows you to embed printing quantity information on a stored
image.
1. Press the Up / Down button and select
the [DPOF] menu tab. And then press the
Right button.
PLAYBACK
Standard
Index
Size
Select
All Pics
Cancel
Back
If [Yes] is selected : The image will be printed in index format.
4. Press the OK button to confirm the setting.
W
T
00 Images
Set
W
00 Images
T
T
Set
- W / T button : Select a number of prints
[Cancel] : Cancel the print setup.
4. Press the OK button to confirm the setting.
If an image carries DPOF instructions, the DPOF indicator () will
show.
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No
Yes
If [No] is selected : Cancel the index print setting.
- Up / Down / Left / Right : Select an
image to
print.
- Zoom W / T Button : Select the number
of prints.
[All Pics] : Configure number of prints for all
pictures except movie and voice
files.
PLAYBACK
Standard
Index
Size
3. Select a desired sub menu by pressing the
UP / DOWN button.
Set
3. Select a desired sub menu by pressing
the Up / Down button and press the OK
button.
[Select] : Selection window for an image to
print is displayed.
1. Press the Up / Down button and select
the [DPOF] menu tab. And then press the
Right button.
2. Press the Right button again and [Index]
sub menu will display.
2. Press the Right button again and
[Standard] sub menu will display.
Back
Images (except for movies and voice file) are printed as index type.
Set
Playback ()
„ Print size
Copy To Card
You can specify the print size when printing images stored on the memory
card. The [Size] menu is available only for DPOF 1.1 compatible printers.
1. Press the Up / Down button and select the
[DPOF] menu tab. And then press the Right
button.
PLAYBACK
Standard
Index
Size
1. Select the [Copy To Card] menu tab by
pressing the Up / Down button. And then
press the Right button.
Select
All Pics
Cancel
2. Press the Right button again and select the
[Size]. Sub menu will display.
Back
2. Select a desired sub menu by pressing
the UP/ DOWN button and press the OK
button.
Set
3. Select a desired sub menu by pressing the
UP / DOWN button and press the OK button.
[Select] : Selection window to change
the printed size of the image is
displayed.
- Up / Down / Left / Right : Select an
image.
- Zoom W / T Button : Change the print
size.
- OK button : Your changes will be saved
and the menu will disappear.
W
[All Pics] : Change print size of all saved
images.
W
Cancel
T
Set
Cancel
This enables you to copy image files, movies and voice recording files to the
memory card.
PLAYBACK
Voice Memo
Protect
Delete
DPOF
Copy To Card
Back
No
Yes
Set
- [No] : Cancels “Copy to Card”.
- [Yes] : All images, movies and voice recording files saved in the
internal memory are copied to the memory card after the
[Processing!] message is displayed. After copying has been
completed, the screen will return to play mode.
T
Set
- W / T button : Select a print size.
- OK button : Confirm the changed setting.
[Cancel] : Cancel all of the print size settings.
K DPOF [Size] secondary menu : Cancel, 3X5, 4X6, 5X7, 8X10
x Depending on the manufacturer and print model, cancelling the
printing may take a little longer for the printer to process.
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Playback ()
x [Copy To Card] will not be selected without inserting a memory card.
x If there is not enough space available in the memory card to copy
x
saved images in the internal memory (10 MB), the [Copy To Card]
command will copy only some of the images and display [Memory
Full!] message. Then the system will return to the playback mode.
Please be sure to delete any unnecessary files to free up space
before inserting the memory card into the camera.
When you move the images that are stored in the internal memory
by doing [Copy To Card] to the card, the next number of file names
will be created in the card to avoid duplication of the file name.
- When the [Reset] of the [File] setup menu is set : The copied file
names start from after the last stored file name.
PictBridge
You can use the USB cable to connect this camera to a printer that supports
PictBridge (sold separately) and print the stored images directly.
Movies and voice files cannot be printed.
„ Setting up the camera for connection to
the printer
1. Connect the camera and printer with USB
cable.
2. Select the [Printer] menu by pressing Up /
Down button and press the OK button.
Select USB
Computer
Printer
Confirm
„ Connecting the Camera to a Printer
- When the [Series] of the [File] setup menu is set : The copied
file names start from after the last captured file name. After
completing [Copy To Card], the last stored image of the last
copied folder is displayed on the LCD monitor.
K If the [USB] menu is set to the [Computer], you cannot connect a
Pictbridge compatible printer to the camera through USB cable with
[Connecting Computer] message. In this case, remove the cable and
repeat step 1 and 2.
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PictBridge
PictBridge : Picture Selection
„ Easy printing
You can select images you want to print.
When you connect the camera to printer in the
Play back mode, you can print a picture easily.
„ Setting the Number of Copies to Print
1. Press the Menu button and the PictBridge
menu will be displayed.
- Pressing the Left / Right button :
Selects a previous / next image.
- Pressing the printer () button :
Currently displayed image will be printed
with the printer’s default setting.
Print
Menu
2. Use the Up / Down buttons to select the
[Images] menu and press the Right button.
3. Use the Up / Down buttons to select
a desired sub menu and press the OK
button.
Pictbridge
Images
Size
Layout
Type
Quality
Date Print
Back
One Pic
All Pics
Set
- Select [One Pic] or [All Pics]. A screen where you can set the
number of copies to print will appear as shown below.
#
Suhy#
Qh{w
Exit
Set
[When [One Pic] is selected]
Exit
Set
[When [All Pics] is selected]
- Press the Up / Down button to select the number of prints.
- When [One Pic] is selected : Use the Left / Right button to select
another picture. After selecting another
picture, select the number of prints for
another picture.
- After setting the number of prints, press the OK button to save.
- Press the Shutter button to return to the menu without setting the
number of prints.
4. Press the Print () button and images will be printed.
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PictBridge : Print Setting
PictBridge : Reset
You can select the Paper Size, Print Layout, Paper Type, Print Quality, Date
Print, and File Name Print menus for printed pictures.
Initialises user-changed configurations.
1. Press the Menu button and the PictBridge
menu will be displayed.
2. Use the Up / Down buttons to select the
desired menu, and then press the Right
button.
3. Use the Up / Down buttons to select the
desired sub menu value, and then press
the OK button.
Pictbridge
Images
Size
Layout
Type
Quality
Date Print
Back
Auto
PostCard
Card
4X6
L
2L
Set
Menu
Function
Sub menu
Size
Set the size of the printing
paper
Auto, PostCard, Card, 4×6,
L, 2L, Letter, A4, A3
Layout
Set the number of pictures to
be printed on a sheet of paper
Auto, Full,
1, 2, 4, 8, 9, 16, Index
Type
Set the quality of the printing
paper
Auto, Plain, Photo,
FastPhoto
Quality
Set the quality of the picture to
be printed
Auto, Draft, Normal, Fine
Date Print
Set whether to print the date
Auto, Off, On
File Name
Set whether to print the file
name
Auto, Off, On
K Some menu options are not supported on all printers.
If not supported, the menus are still displayed in the LCD, but are not
selectable.
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1. Use the Up / Down buttons to select the
[Reset] menu tab. And then press the
Right button.
2. Use the Up / Down buttons to select the
desired sub menu value, and then press
the OK button.
Pictbridge
Layout
Type
Quality
Date Print
File Name
Reset
Back
No
Yes
Set
If [No] is selected : Settings will not be
reset.
If [Yes] is selected : All print and image settings will be reset.
K Default print setting varies depending on the printer manufacturer.
For your printer’s default setting, refer to the user’s guide that came with
your printer.
Sound menu
Sound ()
In this mode, you can set up sound settings. You can use the setup menu in
all camera modes, except Voice Recording mode.
Volume
„ The items indicated by
Mode
Menu
Volume
Start Sound
are default settings.
Sub Menu
Off
Low
Medium
High
Off
Sound 1
Sound 2
Sound 3

Shutter Sound
(SOUND)
Beep Sound
Off
Sound 1
Sound 2
Sound 3
Off
Sound 1
Sound 2
Sound 3
Off
AF Sound
On
Off
Self Portrait
On
Available mode
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- [Volume] sub menu : [Off], [Low], [Medium],
[High]
SOUND
Volume
Start Sound
Shutter Sound
Beep Sound
AF Sound
Self Portrait
Back
Off
Low
Medium
High
Set
Start up Sound
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You can select a volume of start up sound, shutter sound, beep sound and
AF sound.
You can select the sound that is activated whenever the camera is turned on.
- [Start Sound] sub menu : [Off], [Sound 1],
[Sound 2],
[Sound 3]
SOUND
Volume
Start Sound
Shutter Sound
Beep Sound
AF Sound
Self Portrait
Back
Off
Sound 1
Sound 2
Sound 3
Set
Shutter sound
You can select the shutter sound.
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- [Shutter Sound] sub menu : [Off], [Sound 1],
[Sound 2],
[Sound 3]
SOUND
Volume
Start Sound
Shutter Sound
Beep Sound
AF Sound
Self Portrait
Back
Off
Sound 1
Sound 2
Sound 3
Set
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Sound ()
Setup menu
Beep Sound
In this mode, you can set up basic settings. You can use the setup menu in all
camera modes, except Voice Recording mode.
If you set sound to ON, various sounds will be activated for camera startup,
when buttons are pressed, so that you can be aware of the camera operation
status.
„ The items indicated by
- [Beep Sound] sub menu : [Off], [Sound 1],
[Sound 2], [Sound 3]
SOUND
Volume
Start Sound
Shutter Sound
Beep Sound
AF Sound
Self Portrait
Back
are default settings.
Menu tab Main menu
Off
Sound 1
Sound 2
Sound 3
Set
Language
Sub menu
෉֝ઘ
FRANÇAIS
DEUTSCH
ESPAÑOL
ITALIANO
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㐕储Ё᭛
ɊɍɋɋɄɂɃ PORTUGUÊS
AF Sound
DANSK
SVENSKA
If you set AF sound to ON, AF sound will be activated when a subject is
focused so that you can be aware of the camera operation status.
ϣιτ
BAHASA
Čeština
POLSKI
- [AF Sound] sub menu : [Off], [On]
SOUND
Volume
Start Sound
Shutter Sound
Beep Sound
AF Sound
Self Portrait
Back
SUOMI
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Magyar
08/01/01
(DISPLAY)
Off
On
SOUND
Volume
Start Sound
Shutter Sound
Beep Sound
AF Sound
Self Portrait
Back
13:00
yyyy/mm/dd
Off
dd/mm/yyyy
mm/dd/yyyy
Set
This occurs when it automatically detects the subject’s face when taking a
self-portrait.
London
Date & Time
World
time
Rome,Paris,Berlin
Athens, Helsinki
Moscow
Teheran
Abu Dhabi
Kabul
Tashkent
Mumbai, New Delhi
Kathmandu
Almaty
Yangon
Bangkok, Jakarta Beijing, Hong Kong
Off
On
Set
Seoul, Tokyo Darwin, Adelaide
Guam, Sydney
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ᣣᧄ⺆
DUTCH
Türkçe
Self Portrait
- Self-portraits can be set by using the [Off]
and [On] menu.
Page
ENGLISH
Okhotsk
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Setup menu
Menu tab
DISPLAY (
Main menu
Sub menu
Page
Alaska
LA, San Francisco Denver, Phoenix
Date & Time
World
time
Chicago, Dallas New York, Miami
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- LANGUAGE sub menu
: English, Korean, French, German,
Spanish, Italian, S.Chinese, T.Chinese,
Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Dutch,
Danish, Swedish, Finnish, Thai, Bahasa
(Malay / Indonesian), Arabic, Czech,
Polish, Hungarian and Turkish.
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Setting up the Date / Time / Date type
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You can change the date and time that will be displayed on the captured
images and set up the date type.
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Caracas, La Paz Newfoundland
Buenos Aires
Start Image
(SETTINGS)
-
Off
Logo
User Image
-
Auto
Dark
Normal
Bright
Quick View
Off
0.5, 1, 3 sec
LCD Save
Off
On
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Format
No
Yes
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Reset
No
Yes
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File
Reset
Series
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Off
Date
LCD Bright

Mid-Atlantic
Cape Verde
(DISPLAY)
Imprint
LANGUAGE
There is a choice of languages that can be displayed on the LCD monitor.
Even if the battery is removed and inserted again, the language setting will
be preserved.
Wellington, Auckland Samoa, Midway
Honolulu, Hawaii
)
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Date&Time
-
Power Off
Off
1, 3, 5, 10 min
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Video Out
NTSC
PAL
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AF Lamp
Off
On
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- Setting Date/ Time & Selecting Date
Format
RIGHT button : Selects the world time/
year/ month/day/hour/
minute and date type.
DISPLAY
Language
Date&Time
Start Image
LCD Bright
Quick View
LCD Save
Back
DISPLAY
Language
Date&Time
Start Image
LCD Bright
Quick View
LCD Save
Back
ENGLISH
FRANÇAIS
DEUTSCH
ESPAÑOL
ITALIANO
Set
London
08/01/01
13:00
yyyy/mm/dd
LEFT button : Moves the cursor to the
Set
[Date&Time] main menu
if the cursor is at the first item of the date and time
setup. In all other cases, the cursor will be shifted to the
left of its current position.
UP and DOWN buttons : Changes the setting value
K Menus are subject to change without prior notice.
- Date type : [yyyy/mm/dd], [Off], [dd/mm/yyyy], [mm/dd/yyyy]
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DISPLAY (
)
„ World Time
- Available cities
DISPLAY
: London, Cape Verde, Mid-Atlantic, Buenos
Aires, Newfoundland, Caracas, La Paz,
NewYork, Miami, Chicago, Dallas, Denver,
Seoul, Tokyo
Phoenix, LA, San Francisco, Alaska,
[GMT +09:00]
2008/01/01 01:00PM
Confirm
DST
Honolulu, Hawaii, Samoa, Midway,
Wellington, Auckland, Okhotsk, Guam,
Sydney, Darwin, Adelaide, Seoul, Tokyo,
Beijing, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Jakarta, Yangon, Almaty, Kathmandu,
Mumbai, New Delhi, Tashkent, Kabul, Abu Dhabi, Teheran, Moscow,
Athens, Helsinki, Rome, Paris, Berlin
Start up image
You can select the image that is first displayed on the LCD monitor whenever
the camera is turned on.
- Sub menus : [Off], [LOGO], [User Image]
- Use a saved image for the start-up image
with the [Start Image] in the [RESIZE]
menu in the play mode.
- The start-up image will not be deleted by
[Delete] or [Format] menu.
DISPLAY
Language
Date & Time
Start Image
LCD Bright
Quick View
LCD Save
Back
Off
Set
- The User images will be deleted by [Reset] menu.
LCD brightness
You can adjust the LCD brightness.
- Sub menus : [Auto], [Dark], [Normal],
[Bright]
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DISPLAY
Language
Date & Time
Start Image
LCD Bright
Quick View
LCD Save
Back
Auto
Dark
Normal
Bright
Set
DISPLAY (
SETTINGS ()
)
Quick view
Formatting a memory
If you enable Quick View before capturing an image, you can view the image
you just captured on the LCD monitor for the duration set in the [Quick View]
setup. Quick view is possible only with still images.
This is used for formatting the memory. If you run [Format] on the memory, all
images, including the protected images, will be deleted. Be sure to download
important images to your PC before formatting the memory.
- Sub menus
[Off]
- Sub menus
: The quick view function
can’t be activated.
[0.5, 1, 3 sec] : The captured image is
briefly displayed during the
selected time.
DISPLAY
Language
Date & Time
Start Image
LCD Bright
Quick View
LCD Save
Back
[No] : The memory will not be formatted.
Off
0.5sec
1sec
3sec
Set
LCD save
[Yes] : A window is displayed to confirm the
selection. Select the [Yes] menu. A
[Processing!] message appears and
the memory will be formatted. If you
run FORMAT in Play mode, a [No
Image!] message will appear.
SETTINGS
Format
Reset
File
Imprint
Power Off
Video Out
Back
No
Yes
Set
If you set the [LCD save] to On and the camera isn’t operated during the
specified time, the LCD monitor will be turned off automatically.
„ Be sure to run [Format] on the following types of memory card.
- Sub menus
[Off] : The LCD monitor will not be turned
off.
[On] : If the camera isn’t operated during
the specified time (about 30 SEC.),
the camera power will be idle
(Camera status lamp:Blinking)
automatically.
- A new memory card, or an unformatted memory card
DISPLAY
Language
Date & Time
Start Image
LCD Bright
Quick View
LCD Save
Back
- A memory card that has a file this camera can’t recognise or one that
has been taken from another camera.
Off
On
Set
- Always format the memory card using this camera. If you insert a
memory card that has been formatted using other cameras, memory
card readers, or PCs, you will get a [Card Error!] message.
K You can’t set the [LCD save] menu of Playback Mode.
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SETTINGS ()
Initialisation
File name
All camera menu and function settings will be restored to their default values.
However, values for DATE / TIME, LANGUAGE, and VIDEO OUT will not be
changed.
This function allows the user to select the file naming format.
- Sub menus
[No] : Settings will not be restored to their
defaults.
[Yes] : A window to confirm the selection
will be displayed. Select the [Yes]
menu and all settings will be restored
to their defaults.
SETTINGS
Format
Reset
File
Imprint
Power Off
Video Out
Back
No
Yes
Set
[Reset] : After using the reset function, the next
file name will be set from 0001 even
after formatting, deleting all or inserting
a new memory card.
SETTINGS
Format
Reset
File
Imprint
Power Off
Video Out
Back
[Series] : New files are named using numbers
that follow the previous sequence, even
when a new memory card is used, or
after formatting, or after deleting all pictures.
-
Reset
Series
Set
The first stored folder name is 100SSCAM, and the first file name
SDC10001.
- File names are assigned sequentially from SDC10001,
SDC10002 ~ SDC19999.
- The folder number is assigned sequentially from 100 to 999 as follows:
100SSCAM, 101SSCAM ~ 999SSCAM.
- Maximum number of files in a folder is 9999.
- The files used with the memory card conform to the DCF (Design rule
for Camera File systems) format. If you change the image file name,
the image may not play back.
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SETTINGS ()
Imprinting the recording date
Auto power off
There is an option to include DATE / TIME on still images.
This function switches the camera off after a set amount of time in order to
prevent unnecessary battery drainage.
- Sub menus
[Off]
[Date]
: The DATE & TIME will not
be imprinted on the image
file.
: Only the DATE will be
imprinted on the image file.
SETTINGS
Format
Reset
File
Imprint
Power Off
Video Out
Back
- Sub menus
[Off]
Off
Date
Date&Time
Set
[Date&Time] : The DATE & TIME will be imprinted on the image file.
K The Date & Time are imprinted at the bottom right side of the still image.
K The imprint function is applied only to still images.
K Depending on the manufacturer and print mode, the date printed on an
image may not be printed correctly.
: The power off function
will not operate.
[1, 3, 5, 10 min] : The power will turn off
automatically if not used
for the period of time
specified.
- After replacing the battery, the power off
setting will be preserved.
SETTINGS
Format
Reset
File
Imprint
Power Off
Video Out
Back
Off
1min
3min
5min
10min
Set
- Note that the automatic power off function will not operate if the camera
is in the PC / Printer mode, multi slide show, playing back a voice
recording and playing back a movie.
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SETTINGS ()
- NTSC : U.S.A, Canada, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Mexico.
Selecting Video out type
The Movie output signal from the camera can be NTSC or PAL.
Your choice of output will be governed by the type of device (monitor or TV,
etc.) to which the camera is connected. PAL mode can support only BDGHI.
„ Connecting to an external monitor
When the camera is connected to an external
monitor, the image and menus on the LCD
monitor will be visible on the external monitor
and the LCD monitor of the camera.
SETTINGS
Format
Reset
File
Imprint
Power Off
Video Out
Back
- PAL
: Australia, Austria, Belgium, China, Denmark, Finland,
Germany, U.K., Holland, Italy, Kuwait, Malaysia, New Zealand,
Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Norway.
- When using a TV as an external monitor, you will need to select the
external or AV channel of the TV.
- There will be a digital noise on the external monitor, but it is not a
malfunction.
NTSC
PAL
Set
- If the image is not in the centre of the screen, use the TV controls to
centre it.
- When the camera is connected to an external monitor, some parts of the
image may not be displayed.
Yellow - Video
White - Sound
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SETTINGS ()
Software Notes
Auto Focus lamp
Please ensure that you read the instruction manual carefully before use.
You can turn on and off the Auto Focus lamp.
- The attached software is a camera driver and image editing software tool
for Windows.
- Sub menus
[Off] : The AF lamp will not light up in low
light conditions.
[On] : The AF lamp will light up in low light
conditions.
SETTINGS
Reset
File
Imprint
Power Off
Video Out
AF Lamp
Back
- Under no circumstances should all or part of either the software or the
user manual be reproduced.
- Copyrights for software are licensed only for use with a camera.
Off
On
Set
- In the unlikely event of a manufacturing fault, we will repair or exchange
your camera.
We cannot, however, be held responsible in any way for damage caused
by inappropriate use.
- Using a Hand-made PC or a PC and OS that has not been guaranteed by
the manufacturer is not covered by the Samsung warranty.
- Before reading this manual, you should have a basic knowledge of
computers and O/S (Operating Systems).
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System Requirements
For Windows
About the software
For Macintosh
PC with processor better than
Pentium II 450MHz
(Pentium 800MHz recommended)
Power Mac G3 or later
Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP/Vista
Mac OS 10.0 ~ 10.4
Minimum 128MB RAM
(Over 512MB recommended)
200MB of available hard disk space
(Over 1GB recommend)
Minimum 64MB RAM
110MB of available harddisk space
USB port
USB port
CD-ROM drive
CD-ROM drive
1024x768 pixels, 16bit color display
compatible monitor
(24bit color display recommended)
MicroSoft DirectX 9.0C
MPlayer (For movie)
After inserting the CD-ROM provided with this camera into the CD-ROM
drive, the following window should automatically run.
Before connecting the camera to the PC,
you should first install the camera driver.
„ Camera driver : This enables images to transfer between the camera and
PC.
This camera uses the USB Storage Driver as the camera driver. You
can use the camera as a USB card reader. After installing the driver
and connecting this camera to the PC, you can find [Removable Disk]
in [Windows Explorer] or [My computer]. A USB Storage Driver is
provided only for Windows. A USB Driver for MAC is not included with the
Application CD. You can use the camera with Mac OS 10.0~10.4.
„ XviD codec : This allows movie clips (MPEG-4) recorded with this camera
to be played back on a PC.
To play back a movie clip recorded with this camera, you must install the
XviD codec. If a movie clip recorded with this camera does not play well,
install this codec. This software is only compatible with Windows.
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About the software
Setting up the application software
„ Samsung Master : This is the all-in-one multi media software solution.
To use this camera with a PC, install the application software first.
After this has been done, the stored images in the camera can be moved to
the PC and can be edited by an image editing program.
You can download, view, edit and save your digital images and movies
with this software. This software is only compatible with Windows.
„ You can visit the Samsung web-site through the internet.
x Be sure to check the system requirements before installing the
driver.
x You should allow 5 ~ 10 seconds for running the automatic setup
http: // www.samsungcamera.com : English
program according to the capability of your computer. If the frame
does not appear, run the [Windows Explorer] and select
[Installer.exe] in the CD-ROM Drive root directory.
http: // www.samsungcamera.co.kr : Korean
1. The auto run frame will be displayed.
Click the [Samsung Digital Camera
Installer] menu in the Auto run frame.
2. Install the camera driver, DirectX, Samsung Master and Adobe Reader
by selecting a button shown on the monitor. If a latest version of DirectX
was installed on your computer, DirectX may not be installed.
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Setting up the application software
K The XviD codec is distributed according to the GNU General Public
License and everyone can copy, distribute and change this codec. This
License applies to any program or other work which contains a notice
placed by the copyright holder saying it may be distributed under the
terms of this General Public License. For more information, see the
License documents (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/gpl.html).
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Setting up the application software
3. After restarting the computer, connect the PC to the camera with the
USB cable.
4. Turn the camera power on.
The [Found New Hardware Wizard] will
open and the computer will recognise
the camera.
K If your OS is Windows XP/ Vista, an
image viewer program will open.
If the download window of Samsung
Master opens after starting Samsung
Master, the camera driver was set up successfully.
x If you have installed the camera driver, the [Found New Hardware
Wizard] may not open.
x On a Windows 98SE system, the Found New Hardware Wizard
x
x
dialog box opens and a window asking you to select a driver file
may appear. In this case, specify “USB Driver” in the CD supplied.
PDF documents of the user manual are included in the Software
CD-ROM supplied with this camera. Search the PDF files with
Windows explorer.
Before opening the PDF files, you must install the Adobe Reader
included in the Software CD-ROM.
To install the Adobe Reader 6.0.1 correctly, Internet Explorer 5.01
or later has to be installed. Visit “www.microsoft.com” and upgrade
the Internet Explorer.
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Starting PC mode
If you connect the USB cable to a USB port on your PC and then turn on the
power, the camera will automatically switch to “computer connection mode”.
In this mode, you can download stored images to your PC through the USB
cable.
„ Connecting the camera to a PC
„ Camera settings for connection
1. Turn on the camera
2. Connect the camera and computer with the
supplied USB cable.
3. Turn on the computer. The camera and
computer are connected.
4. External device selection menu will be
displayed on the LCD monitor.
Select USB
Computer
Printer
Charging LED
Confirm
5. Select the [Computer] by pressing the Up /
Down button and press the OK button.
K If you selected [Printer] in Step 5, when you connect the camera to
your computer, the [Connecting Printer] message will appear and the
connection will not be established.
In this case, disconnect the USB cable, and then follow the procedure
from Step 2 onwards.
„ Disconnecting the camera and PC
Refer to page 86 (Removing the removable disk).
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Starting PC mode
„ Downloading stored images
You can download the still images stored on the camera to your PC’s hard
disk and print them or use a photo editing software to edit them.
4. A pop-up menu will open.
Click the [Cut] or [Copy] menu.
- [Cut] : cuts a selected file.
- [Copy] : copies files.
1. Connect the camera to your PC with the USB cable.
2. On your computer’s desktop display, select
[My computer] and double click [Removable
Disk#䮫#DCIM#䮫#100SSCAM].
The image files will then be displayed.
5. Click a folder where you want to paste the file.
6. Press the right mouse button and a
pop-up menu will open. Click [Paste].
3. Select an image and press the right mouse
button.
7. An image file is transferred from the
camera to your PC.
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Starting PC mode
- By using [Samsung Master], you can see the stored images in the
memory directly on the PC monitor and you can copy or move the
image files.
x We recommend that you should copy the images to the PC to view
x
them. Opening images directly from the removable disk may be
subject to unexpected disconnection.
When you upload a file that is not taken by this camera to the
Removable Disk, the [File Error!] message will be displayed on
the LCD monitor in the PLAY mode, and nothing is displayed in
THUMBNAIL mode.
Removing the removable disk
„ Windows 98SE
1. Check whether the camera and PC are transferring a file.
If the camera status lamp blinks, please wait until the lamp has finished
blinking and is constantly on.
2. Unplug the USB cable.
„ Windows 2000/ME/XP/Vista
(The illustrations may differ from those shown depending on the Windows
O/S.)
1. Check whether the camera and PC are transferring a file.
If the camera status lamp blinks, please wait until the lamp has finished
blinking and is constantly on.
2. Double-click the [Unplug or Eject
Hardware] icon on the task bar.
[Double-click!]
3. The [Unplug or Eject Hardware] window
will open. Select the [USB Mass Storage
Device] and click the [Stop] button.
4. The [Stop a Hardware device] window will
open. Select the [USB Mass Storage Device]
and click the [OK] button.
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Removing the removable disk
5. A [Safe to Remove Hardware] window will
open. Click the [OK] button.
6. A [Unplug or Eject Hardware] window
will open. Click the [Close] button and the
removable disk will be removed safely.
7. Unplug the USB cable.
Setting up the USB Driver for MAC
1. A USB Driver for MAC is not included with the software CD as MAC OS
supports the camera driver.
2. Check the MAC OS version during start-up.
This camera is compatible with MAC OS 10.0 ~ 10.4.
3. Connect the camera to the Macintosh and turn the camera power on.
4. A new icon will be displayed on the desktop after connecting the
camera to the MAC.
Using the USB Driver for MAC
1. Double click a new icon on the desktop and the folder in the memory
will be displayed.
2. Select an image file and copy or move it to MAC.
x For Mac OS 10.0 or later : First complete uploading from
computer to camera and then remove
the removable disk with the Extract
command.
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Removing the USB Driver for Windows 98SE
Samsung Master
To remove the USB driver, refer to the process shown below.
You can download, view, edit and save your images and movies with this
software. This software is only compatible with Windows.
1. Connect the camera to your PC and turn them on.
2. Check whether the Removable Disk is on the [My Computer].
3. Remove the [Samsung Digital Camera] on the Device manager.
To start the program, click [Start 䮫 Programs 䮫#Samsung 䮫
Samsung Master 䮫 Samsung Master].
„ Downloading images
1. Connect the camera to your PC.
2. A window for downloading images
will be displayed after connecting the
camera to your PC.
4 Disconnect the USB cable.
5. Remove the [Samsung USB Driver] on the Add/Remove Programs
Properties.
- To download the captured images,
select the [Select All] button.
- Select desired folder in the window
and click the [Select All] button. You can save captured images and
selected folder.
- If you click the [Cancel] button, downloading will be cancelled.
3. Click [Next >] button.
6. Uninstallation is complete.
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4. Select a destination and make a folder
to save downloaded images and
folders.
„ Image viewer : You can view the stored images.
- Folder names can be made in
order of date and images will be
downloaded.
- Folder name will be made as
you want and images will be
downloaded.
- After selecting a folder that was made before, images will be
downloaded.
5. Click [Next >] button.
6. A window will open as shown alongside.
The destination of the selected folder will
be displayed on the upper side of the
window.
Click the [Start] button to download the
images.
7. Downloaded images will be displayed.
- Image viewer functions are listed below.
1 Menu bar : You can select menus. File, Edit, View, Tools, Change
functions, Auto download, help, etc.
2 Image selection window : You can select the desired images in this
window.
3 Media type selection menu : You can select image viewer, image edit
and movie edit functions in this menu.
4 Preview window : You can preview an image or a movie and check
the multi media information.
5 Zoom bar : You can change preview size.
6 Folder display window : You can see the folder location of the
selected image.
7 Image display window : Images of the selected folder are displayed.
K Refer to the [Help] menu in Samsung Master for further information.
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„ Image edit : You can edit the still image.
- Image edit functions are listed below.
1 Edit menu : You can select the following menus.
[Tools] : You can resize or crop the selected image. See the [Help]
menu.
[Adjust] : You can modify image quality. See the [Help] menu.
[Retouch] : You can change image or insert effects on the image.
See the [Help] menu.
2 Drawing tools : Tools for editing an image.
3 Image display window : A selected image is displayed in this
window.
4 Preview window : You can preview the changed image.
K A still image edited with Samsung Master can’t be played back on the
camera.
K Refer to the [Help] menu in Samsung Master for further information.
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„ Movie edit : You can get the still image, movie, narration, music files
together in a movie.
- Movie edit functions are listed below.
1 Edit menu : You can select the following menus.
[Add Media] : You can add other media elements to a movie.
[Edit Clip] : You can change the brightness, contrast, colour and
saturation.
[Effects]
: You can insert an effect.
[Set Text] : You can insert texts.
[Narrate]
: You can insert a narration.
[Produce] : You can save the edited multi media as a new file
name.
* You can select AVI, Windows media (wmv) and
Windows media (asf) file types.
2 Frame display window : You can insert multi media in this window.
Samsung Master
K Some movies that were compressed with a codec that is not
compatible with the Samsung Master.
Specifications
Image Sensor
- Type : 1/2.33” CCD
- Effective Pixel : Approx. 10.2 Mega-pixel
- Total Pixel : Approx. 10.3 Mega-pixel
Lens
- Focal Length : SAMSUNG Lens f = 6.2 ~ 18.6mm
(35mm film equivalent : 34 ~ 102mm)
- F No. : F 2.8(W) ~ F 5.2(T)
- Digital Zoom : x Still Image mode : 1.0X ~ 5.0X
xPlay mode : 1.0X ~ 11.4X
(depends on image size)
LCD Monitor
- 2.5” color TFT LCD (230,000 dots)
Focusing
- Type : TTL auto focus (Multi-AF, Center-AF, Face
Detection AF)
- Range
K Refer to the [Help] menu in Samsung Master for further information.
Normal
Wide
Tele
80cm ~Infinity
Macro
Auto macro
5cm ~ 80cm
5cm ~ Infinity
50cm ~ 80cm
50cm ~ Infinity
Shutter
- Speed : 1 ~ 1/1,500 sec. (Manual : 8 ~ 1/1,500 sec.)
Exposure
-
Control : Program AE
Metering : Multi, Spot, Center Weighted
Compensation : ±2EV (1/3EV steps)
ISO : Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
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Specifications
Flash
- Modes : Auto, Auto & Red-eye reduction, Fill-in flash,
Slow sync, Flash off, Red-eye Fix
- Range : Wide : 0.2m ~ 4.7m,
Tele : 0.5m ~ 2.5m(ISO AUTO)
- Recharging Time : Approx. 4 sec
Sharpness
- -2, -1, 0, +1, +2
Color Effect
- Normal, B&W, Sepia, Red, Blue, Green, Negative,
Custom Color
White Balance
- Movie
• With Audio or without Audio
K The maximum memory capacity of continuous
movie is 2 hours.
• Size : 800x592, 640x480, 320x240
(20fps Only 800x592 quality)
(30fps / 15fps Only 640x480, 320x240 quality)
• Frame rate : 30 fps, 20 fps, 15 fps
Storage
- Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent_H, Fluorescent_L,
Tungsten, Custom
Voice Recording - Voice Recording (max. 10 hours)
- Voice Memo in Still Image (max. 10 sec.)
Date Imprinting
- Date, Date & Time, Off (user selectable)
Shooting
- Still Image
• Mode : Auto, Program, Manual, DUAL IS, Photo
Help Guide, Scene, Portrait
• Scene : Nightscene, Children, Landscape, Close up,
Text, Sunset, Dawn, Backlight, Firework,
Beach & Snow
• Shooting : Single, Continuous, AEB, Motion Capture
• Self-timer : 10 sec., 2 sec., Double, Motion Timer
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2736
- Media
• Internal memory : 10MB flash memory
• External Memory (Optional)
: SD (up to 2GB guaranteed)
SDHC Card (up to 4GB guaranteed)
MMC Plus (Up to 2GB)
- File Format
• Still Image : JPEG (DCF), EXIF 2.2, DPOF 1.1,
PictBridge 1.0
• Movie : AVI (MPEG-4)
• Audio : WAV
- Image Size
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



3648
X
2432
3072
X
2304
3648
X
2052
2592
X
1944
2048
X
1536
1024
X
768
Specifications
- Capacity (256 MB Size)
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




Super Fine
50
57
71
66
100
146
504
Fine
96
109
133
126
181
269
710
Normal
140
156
192
183
260
372
822
Dimensions (WxHxD)
- 87.7 X 56.3 X 20mm (excluding protrusions)
Weight
- 114.5g (without batteries and card)
Operating Temperature
- 0 ~ 40°C
K These figures are measured under Samsung standard conditions and
may vary depending on shooting conditions and camera settings.
Operating Humidity
- 5 ~ 85%
“E” Button
Software
- Effect : Color, Image Adjust (Sharpness, Contrast,
Saturation)
- Editing : Resize, Rotate, Color, Image Adjust (ACB,
Red Eye Fix, Brightness, Contrast,
Saturation)
- Samsung Master, Adobe Reader
K Specifications are subject to change without prior notice.
K All trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
Image Play
- Type : Single image, Thumbnails, Multi Slide show,
Movie
Interface
- Digital output connector : USB 2.0 High Speed
- Audio : Mono
- Video output : NTSC, PAL (user selectable)
Power Source
- Rechargeable battery : SLB-10A, 3.7V (1,050mAh)
- Adaptor : SAC-47 (DC 4.2V, 400mA)
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Important notes
Be sure to observe the following precautions!
x This unit contains precision electronic components. Do not use or store
- Never drop the camera or subject it to severe shocks or vibrations.
this unit in the following locations.
- Areas exposed to extremes of in temperature and humidity.
- Protect the large size LCD monitor from an impact. When the camera
is not in use keep it in the camera case.
- Areas exposed to dust and dirt.
- Avoid obstructing the lens or the flash when you capture an image.
- Areas exposed to direct sunlight or the inside of a vehicle in hot
weather.
- This camera is not waterproof.
To avoid dangerous electrical shocks, never hold or operate the camera
with wet hands.
- Environments where there is high magnetism or excessive vibration.
- Areas with high explosives or highly flammable materials.
x Do not leave this camera in places subject to dust, chemicals (like
naphthalene and mothballs), high temperature and high humidity.
Keep this camera with silica gel in a hermetically sealed box when not
planning to use the camera for a long period of time
x Sand can be particularly troublesome to cameras.
- Do not let sand get inside the camera when using it on beaches,
coastal dunes, or other sandy areas.
- Doing so may result in failure or may permanently render the camera
unusable.
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x Handling the camera
- If you use this camera in wet places, such as beach or pool, do not let
water or sand get inside the camera. Doing so may result in failure or
may permanently damage the unit.
Important notes
x Extremes in temperature may cause problems.
- If the camera is taken from a cold to a warm and humid environment,
condensation can form on the delicate electronic circuitry. If this occurs,
turn the camera off and wait for at least 1 hour until all moisture has
dispersed. Moisture build up can also occur on the memory card. If this
happens, turn off the camera and remove the memory card. Wait until
the moisture has dispersed.
x Caution on Using the Lens
- If the lens is subjected to direct sunlight, it could result in the
discoloration and deterioration of the image sensor.
- Take care not to get fingerprints or foreign substances on the surface of
the lens.
x Do not attempt to disassemble or modify the camera.
x Under certain conditions, static electricity can cause the flash unit to fire.
This is not harmful to the camera and is not a malfunction.
x When images are uploaded or downloaded, the data transfer may be
affected by static electricity. In this case, disconnect and re-connect the
USB cable before trying the transfer again.
x Before an important event or going on a trip, you should check the camera
condition.
- Take a picture for testing the camera condition and prepare extra
battery.
- Samsung cannot be held responsible for camera malfunctions.
x If the digital camera is not used for a long period, an electric discharge can
occur. It is a good idea to remove the battery and the memory card if you
do not intend using the camera for an extended period of time.
x If the camera is exposed to an electronic interference, it will turn itself off to
protect the memory card.
x Camera Maintenance
- Use a soft brush (available from photo stores) to gently clean the lens
and LCD assemblies. If this does not work, lens-cleaning paper with
lens cleaning fluid can be used.
Clean the camera body with a soft cloth. Do not allow this camera to
come into contact with solvent materials such as benzol, insecticide,
thinners etc. This may damage the body shell of the camera and also
affect its performance. Rough handling can damage the LCD monitor.
Take care to avoid damage and keep the camera in its protective carry
case at all times when not in use.
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Warning indicator
There are several warnings that may appear on the LCD display.
[ File Error! ]
[ Card Error !]
x File error
x Memory card error
o Turn off the camera power and turn it on again
o Insert the memory card again
oDelete the file.
x Memory card error
oContact a camera service centre.
o Insert and format the memory card (p.75)
[ Low Battery! ]
[ Card Locked! ]
x The memory card is locked
oSD/SDHC memory card : Slide the write protect switch to the top of the
memory card
x There is low battery capacity
oInsert fresh batteries.
[ Low Light! ]
x When taking pictures in dark places
[ No Card! ]
x A memory card is not inserted
oInsert the memory card again
oTurn off the camera power and turn it on again
[ No Image! ]
x There are no images stored on the memory
oTake images
oInsert a memory card that is holding some images
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oTake pictures in Flash Photography mode.
Before contacting a service centre
Please check the following
Camera does not take images when pressing the Shutter button
The camera doesn’t switch on
x There is insufficient memory capacity
oDelete unnecessary image files
x There is low battery capacity
oInsert fresh batteries. (p.15)
x Battery is inserted incorrectly with the polarities reversed.
oInsert the battery according to the polarity marks (+, -).
The camera power ceases while in use
x The battery is exhausted
oInsert fresh batteries.
x The Camera is turned off automatically
oTurn on the camera power again.
x The memory card has not been formatted
oFormat the memory card (p.75)
x The memory card is exhausted
oInsert a new memory card
x The memory card is locked
oRefer to [Card Locked!] error message
x The camera’s power is off
oTurn the camera power on
x The battery is exhausted
oInsert fresh batteries (p.15)
x Battery is inserted incorrectly with the polarities reversed.
oInsert the battery according to the polarity marks (+, -)
Battery power quickly drains
The camera suddenly stops working while in use
x The Camera is being used in low temperatures
x The camera stopped due to a malfunction
oRemove /re-insert battery and switch the camera on
oKeep the camera in warm conditions (i.e. inside a coat or jacket) and
only remove it in order to take images.
The images are unclear
x A picture was taken of the subject without setting an appropriate
macro mode
oSelect an appropriate macro mode to take a clear image.
x Taking a picture beyond the flash range
oTake a picture within the flash range
x The lens is smudged or dirty
oClean the lens
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Before contacting a service centre
The flash does not fire
x Flash off mode has been selected
oDis-engage flash off mode
Images are too bright
x Exposure is excessive
oReset exposure compensation
x The camera mode can’t use the flash
oRefer to the FLASH instruction (p.30)
No image on external monitor
Incorrect date and time is displayed
x The date and time have been set incorrectly or the camera has adopted
the default settings
oReset the date and time correctly
x The external monitor has not been connected properly with
the camera
oCheck the connection cables
x There are incorrect files in the memory card
oInsert a memory card that has correct files
The camera buttons do not operate
When using the PC’s explorer, the [Removable Disk] file does not show
x Camera malfunction
oRemove/re-insert battery and switch the camera on
x Cable connection is incorrect
oCheck the connection
A card error has occurred while the memory card is in the camera.
x The camera is off
oTurn the camera on
x Incorrect memory card format
oRe-format the memory card
The images don’t play back
x The operating system is not Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP, Vista / Mac
OS 10.0 - 10.4. Alternatively the PC does not support USB
oInstall Windows 98SE, 2000, ME, XP, Vista / Mac OS 10.0 - 10.4 to PC
that supports USB
x Incorrect file name (Violation of DCF format)
oDo not change the image file name
x The camera driver is not installed
oInstall a [USB Storage Driver]
Colour of image is different to the original scene
x White balance or effect setting is incorrect
oSelect appropriate White balance and effect
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FAQ
Please check the following if the USB connection malfunctions.
Case 1
Case 6
USB cable is not connected or it is not the supplied USB
cable.
o Connect the supplied USB cable.
Case 2
Case 3
o Right-click on the entry with the question (?) or exclamation
(!) mark and select “Remove”. Restart the PC and connect
the camera again. For Windows 98SE PC, remove the
camera driver also, restart the PC, and then reinstall the
camera driver.
The camera is not recognised by your PC. Sometimes, the
camera may appear under [Unknown Devices] in Device
Manager.
o Install the camera driver correctly.
Turn off the camera, remove the USB cable, plug in the USB
cable again, and then turn on the camera.
Case 7
When using the USB hub.
o There may be a problem in connecting the camera to the
PC through the USB hub if the PC and the hub are not
compatible. Wherever possible, connect the camera to the
PC directly.
Case 5
In some security programs (Norton Anti Virus, V3, etc.), the
computer may not recognise the camera as a removable disk.
oStop the security programs and connect the camera to the
computer. Refer to the security program instructions about
how to temporarily disable the program.
There is an unexpected error during file transfer.
oTurn the camera power off and on again. Transfer the file
again.
Case 4
When I open the Device Manager (by clicking Start
(Settings) Control Panel (Performance and Maintenance)
System (Hardware) Device Manager), there are Unknown
Devices or Other Devices entries with a yellow question
mark(?) beside them or devices with an exclamation mark(!)
beside them.
Case 8
The camera is connected to the USB port located on the
front of the computer.
o When the camera is connected to the USB port located on
the front of the computer, the computer may not recognise
the camera. Connect the camera to the USB port located on
the back of the computer.
Are other USB cables connected to the PC?
o The camera may malfunction when it is connected to the
PC at the same time as another USB cable. In this case,
disconnect the other USB cable, and connect only one USB
cable to the camera.
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FAQ
When the movie doesn’t play back on the PC
K When the movie recorded by the camera doesn’t play back on the PC, the
causes are mostly due to the codec installed on the PC.
„ When the DirectX 9.0 or later is not installed
→ Install the DirectX 9.0 or later
1) Insert the CD provided with the camera
2) Run the windows explorer and select the [CD-ROM drive:\ USB Driver\
DirectX 9.0] folder and click the DXSETUP.exe file.
The DirectX will be installed. Visit the following site for downloading the
DirectX.http://www.microsoft.com/directx
„ If a PC (Windows 98SE) stops responding while the camera and PC are
connected repeatedly
→ If a PC (Windows 98SE) is turned on for a long time and the camera is
connected repeatedly, the PC may not recognise the camera.
In this case, re-start the PC.
„ If a PC connected with the camera stops responding while Windows is
starting.
→ In this case, disconnect the PC and the camera and Windows will start.
If the problem happens continuously, set the Legacy USB Support to
disable and re-start the PC. The Legacy USB Support is in the BIOS
setup menu. (The BIOS setup menu differs from the PC manufacturers
and some BIOS menus don’t have Legacy USB Support) If you can’t
change the menu by yourself, contact to the PC manufacturer or BIOS
manufacturer.
„ If the movie can’t be deleted, or the removable disk can’t be extracted or
an error message displays during the file transfer.
→ If you install only the Samsung Master, the problems mentioned above
occasionally happen.
- Close the Samsung Master program by clicking the Samsung
Master icon on the Taskbar.
- Install all the application programs included in the software CD.
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Correct Disposal of This Product
Correct Disposal of This Product (Waste Electrical & Electronic
Equipment)
(Applicable in the European Union and other European countries
with separate collection systems) This marking shown on the
product or its literature, indicates that it should not be disposed of
with other household wastes at the end of its working life.
To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health from
uncontrolled waste disposal, please separate this from other types of waste
and recycle it responsibly to promote the sustainable re-use of material
resources. Household users should contact either the retailer where they
purchased this product, or their local government office, for details of where
and how they can take this item for environmentally safe recycling. Business
users should contact their supplier and check the terms and conditions of the
purchase contract.
This product should not be mixed with other commercial waste for disposal.
Samsung cares for the environment at all product
manufacturing stages to preserve the environment, and is
taking a number of steps to provide customers with more
environment-friendly products. The Eco mark represents
Samsung’s will to create environment-friendly products,
and indicates that the product satisfies the EU RoHS
Directive.
Correct disposal of batteries in this product
Correct disposal of batteries in this product (Applicable in the
European Union and other European countries with separate
battery return systems.)
This marking on the battery, manual or packaging indicates that the batteries
in this product should not be disposed of with other household waste at
the end of their working life. Where marked, the chemical symbols Hg, Cd
or Pb indicate that the battery contains mercury, cadmium or lead above
the reference levels in EC Directive 2006/66. If batteries are not properly
disposed of, these substances can cause harm to human health or the
environment.
To protect natural resources and to promote material reuse, please separate
batteries from other types of waste and recycle them through your local, free
battery return system.
The rechargeable battery incorporated in this product is not user replaceable.
For information on its replacement, please contact your service provider.
FCC notice
„ NOTE :
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for
a Class B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These
limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful
interference in a residential installation.
This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency
energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the
instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications.
However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a
particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference
to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning
the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the
interference by one or more of the following measures:
- Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
- Increase the distance between the equipment and receiver.
- Connect the equipment to an outlet on a circuit different to that to
which the receiver is connected.
- Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
„ CAUTION :
Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the manufacturer
responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate
the equipment.
„ Declaration of Conformity
Trade Name
: SAMSUNG DIGITAL IMAGING CO., LTD.
Model No.
: SAMSUNG L210
Responsible Party : SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA INC.
Address
: 105 Challenger Road Ridgefield Park NJ
Telephone No.
: 1-800-SAMSUNG(726-7864)
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is
subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause
harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference
received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
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MEMO
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