Samsung | EK-GC100 | Samsung EK-GC100 Quick start guide

Auto
The device automatically detects the surroundings and controls
various options that can affect the photograph to allow you to
take the best shot for the current environment. This mode is
suitable for general users, as the device controls most settings.
Modes
Description
Smart
Capture the moments you do not want to miss using various
shooting modes. This mode helps you take the optimum shots
in any environment where the photo is taken. Find out more
details how to take photos in this user guide.
Expert
Customise the options that affect the photography according
to the environment where the photo is taken. This mode is
suitable for advanced users, as the users are required to adjust
the settings manually.
• Program(P): The device detects the shooting environment
and automatically adjusts the shutter speed and aperture.
This mode is suitable when taking general photos.
• Aperture priority(A): The device automatically adjusts the
shutter speed according to the customised aperture setting.
This mode is suitable when highlighting the subject and
making it look more vivid by blurring the background.
• Shutter priority(S): The device automatically adjusts the
aperture according to the customised shutter speed. This
mode is suitable when taking photos of water gushing out of
a fountain, or of a rapidly moving object.
• Manual(M): Manually adjust all options required to take
photos.
Action freeze
Instantly take photos of a fast
moving subject.
This mode is suitable when
taking photos of moving children
or scenes in a sports game.
Rich tone
Waterfall
Take photos of the subject in
softer and richer colour.
This mode is suitable when
taking vivid photos on a cloudy
day.
Take photos of the dynamic
movement of flowing water.
This mode is suitable when
taking photos of waterfalls or
fountains.
Night
Take photos of beautifully lit
landscapes at night.
This mode is suitable when
taking photos of dark scenes or
the landscape at night.
Fireworks
Take photos of fireworks.
This mode is suitable when
taking photos of fireworks.
Light trace
Take photos of light trails to
make them more dramatic.
This mode is suitable when
taking photos of the headlights
of a moving car or lit areas at
night.
Continuous shot
Take a series of consecutive
photos of a subject.
This mode is suitable when
taking photos of a moving
subject, or changes of facial
expression.
Sunset
Take photos of the red sunset in
rich colours.
This mode is suitable when
taking photos of the sunset or
the evening glow.
Example photos
The actual photo may
differ due to ambient light
intensity and the shooting
environment.
F2.8, 1/1600 s, ISO100
Not used
Used
F8.0, 6 s, ISO100
F5.6, 8 s, ISO100
F8.0, 10 s, ISO100
F4.0, 1/1250 s, ISO100
F5.0, 1/800 s, ISO100
Control range
The range may vary
depending on the
ambient light intensity,
the customised setting,
and the shooting
environment.
• A: F2.8
• S: 1/500–1/2000 s
• ISO: 100
Remarks
A: Aperture / S: Shutter speed / ISO: ISO sensitivity
• A: F2.8–F8.0
• S: 1/8–1/2000 s
• ISO: 100–400
• A: F8.0
• S: 2–10 s
• ISO: 100
• A: F2.8
• S: 1/8–4 s
• ISO: 100–400
• A: F5.6–F8.0
• S: 2–8 s
• ISO: 100
• A: F8.0
• S: 5–16 s
• ISO: 100
The device automatically adjusts
the camera settings, including
aperture, exposure time, and ISO
sensitivity, depending on the
shooting environment.
The device takes multiple shots
to produce images in softer and
richer colours. Do not move
the camera until the photo has
been taken.
• The image may appear blurry
due to the slow shutter speed
when the camera takes
photos. Make sure to use a
tripod.
• Taking photos with a long
exposure in Manual(M) mode
may saturate images. Use
an ND filter to decrease the
amount of light.
The image may appear blurred
because of the slow shutter
speed when the camera takes
photos. Make sure to use a
tripod.
The image may appear blurred
because of the slow shutter
speed when the camera takes
photos. Make sure to use a
tripod.
The image may appear blurred
because of the slow shutter
speed when the camera takes
photos. Make sure to use a
tripod.
It is possible to take a maximum
of 20 shots while pressing the
Shutter button down.
• A: F4.0–F8.0
• S: 1/500–1/2000 s
• ISO: 100
Modes
Description
Silhouette
Highlight the outline of the
subject using backlight.
This mode is suitable when
taking artistic photos through
contrast between the
background and the subject.
Beauty face
Brighten the skin tone of
the subject to hide facial
imperfections.
This mode is suitable when
taking portrait photos.
Macro
Take vivid photos of the subject
at close range.
This mode is suitable when
taking photos of small objects,
such as flowers and insects.
Best photo
Panorama
Best face
Take a series of consecutive
photos of the subject, and select
the best shot.
This mode is suitable when
taking photos of natural
expressions.
Take photos of the panoramic
view of a vast landscape in a
single photo.
This mode is suitable when
taking photos of natural scenery.
Take a series of consecutive
photos of subjects, and then
select your favourite shot by
subject to create a single photo.
This mode is suitable when
taking group photos.
Landscape
Take photos of the nature in
vivid colours.
This mode is suitable when
taking photos of the outdoor
scenery.
Example photos
Quick Reference Guide
The actual photo may
differ due to ambient light
intensity and the shooting
environment.
F5.6, 1/1250 s, ISO100
Control range
The range may vary
depending on the
ambient light intensity,
the customised setting,
and the shooting
environment.
Remarks
Printed in Korea
AD68-07606A
English. 10/2012. Rev. 1.0
EK-GC100
The device automatically adjusts
the camera settings, including
aperture, exposure time, and ISO
sensitivity, depending on the
shooting environment.
To maximise the silhouette
effect, take photos at a bright.
A: Aperture / S: Shutter speed / ISO: ISO sensitivity
F2.8, 1/1000 s, ISO100
The device automatically adjusts
the camera settings, including
aperture, exposure time, and ISO
sensitivity, depending on the
shooting environment.
• A: F2.8
• S: 1/500–1/2000 s
• ISO: 100 ~ 400
F4.0, 1/200 s, ISO100
The device automatically adjusts
the camera settings, including
aperture, exposure time, and ISO
sensitivity, depending on the
shooting environment.
The device automatically adjusts
the camera settings, including
aperture, exposure time, and ISO
sensitivity, depending on the
shooting environment.
The device automatically adjusts
the camera settings, including
aperture, exposure time, and ISO
sensitivity, depending on the
shooting environment.
• A: F4.0 – F5.6
• S: 1/500–1/2000 s
• ISO: 100
Make sure to move the camera in
the same direction.
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