Polaroid T1032 Owner Manual

Add to my manuals
41 Pages

advertisement

Polaroid T1032 Owner Manual | Manualzz

FCC STATEMENT

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.

Note:

This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for Class B digital devices, 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 separation between the equipment and receiver.

„ Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.

„ Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.

Use of shielded cable is required to comply with Class B limits in Subpart B of Part 15 of the FCC rules.

Do not make any changes or modifications to the equipment unless otherwise specified in the manual. If such changes or modifications should be made, you could be required to stop operation of the equipment.

Notice

If static electricity or electromagnetism causes data transfer to discontinue midway (fail), restart the application or disconnect and connect the communication cable (USB, etc.) again.

©2008 by All rights reserved.

“Polaroid” and “Polaroid and Pixel” are trademarks of Polaroid Corporation.

Changes are periodically made to this document. Changes, technical inaccuracies, and typographic errors will be corrected in subsequent editions.

For service, support and warranty information, visit www.polaroid.com.

EN-1

This product contains electrical or electronic materials. The presence of these materials may, if not disposed of properly, have potential adverse effects on the environment and human health. Presence of this label on the product means it should not be disposed of as unsorted waste and must be collected separately. As a consumer, you are responsible for ensuring that this product is disposed of properly. To find out how to properly dispose of this product, please go to www.polaroid.com

and click on Company or call the customer service number for your country listed in the instruction manual.

READ THIS FIRST

Trademark Information

„ Microsoft

®

and Windows

®

are U.S. registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.

„ Pentium

®

is a registered trademark of Intel Corporation.

„ Macintosh is a trademark of Apple Inc.

„ SD™ is a trademark.

„ Other names and products may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

Product Information

„ Product design and specifications are subject to change without notice. This includes primary product specifications, software, software drivers, and user’s manual. This User Manual is a general reference guide for the product.

„ The product and accessories that come with your camera may be different from those described in this manual. This is due to the fact that different retailers often specify slightly different product inclusions and accessories to suit their market requirements, customer demographics, and geographical preferences. Products very often vary between retailers especially with accessories such as batteries, chargers, AC adapters, memory cards, cables, pouches, and language support.

Occasionally a retailer will specify a unique product color, appearance, and !

internal memory capacity. Contact your dealer for precise product definition and !

included accessories.

„ The illustrations in this manual are for the purposes of explanation and may differ from the actual design of your camera.

„ The manufacturer assumes no liability for any errors or discrepancies in this user manual.

EN-2

SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS

Please read all

Warnings

and

Cautions

before using this product.

Warnings

If foreign objects or water enter the camera, turn the power off and remove the battery.

Continued use may cause personal injury. Please consult our friendly customer service.

If the camera has been dropped or its case has been damaged, turn the power off and remove the battery.

Continued use may cause personal injury. Please consult our friendly customer service.

Do not disassemble, change or repair the camera.

Service should only be performed by a qualified technician. Please contact our friendly customer service should you have any questions.

Do not use the camera in areas near water.

Continued use may cause personal injury. Please consult our friendly customer service.

Do not place the camera on unstable surfaces.

This might cause the camera to fall and cause damage.

Keep the battery out of the reach of children.

Adult supervision is recommended when the product is being operated by young children.

Do not use the camera while you are walking, driving or riding a motorcycle.

This may result in you having an accident.

EN-3

Cautions

Insert the battery properly paying careful attention to the polarity (+ or

–) of the terminals.

Inserting the battery with its polarities inverted may cause damage to the product, injury, or damage to the surrounding areas due to the battery leaking.

Do not fire the flash close to anyone’s eyes.

This may cause damage to the person’s eyesight.

Do not subject the LCD display to impact.

This may damage the glass on the screen or cause the internal fluid to leak.

If the internal fluid comes in contact with your eyes, flush with fresh water and seek medical attention.

A camera is a precision instrument. Do not drop, strike or use excessive force when handling the camera.

This may cause damage to the camera.

Do not use the camera in humid, steamy, smoky, or dusty places.

This may cause fire or electric shock.

Do not remove the battery immediately after long period of continuous use.

The battery may become warm during continued use; this is normal.

Touching a warm battery may cause personal injury.

Do not wrap the camera or place it in cloth or blankets.

This may cause heat to build up and deform the case, resulting in personal injury. Use the camera in a well-ventilated area.

Do not leave the camera in places where the temperature may rise significantly, such as the inside a car.

This may adversely affect the performance of the product.

Before you move the camera, disconnect all cords and cables.

Failure to do this may damage cords and cables, resulting in personal injury or damage to the product.

EN-4

Notes on Battery Usage

When you use the battery, carefully read and strictly observe the

Safety Instructions and the notes described below:

„ Use only the specified battery (3.7V).

„ Avoid extremely cold environments as low temperatures can shorten the battery life and reduce camera performance.

„ When you are using a new rechargeable battery or a rechargeable battery that has not been used for an extended period of time (a battery that passed the expiry date is an exception), it may affect the number of images that can be captured. To maximize its performance and lifetime, we recommend that you fully charge the battery and discharge it for at least one complete cycle before use.

„ The camera may feel warm after a long period of continuous use. This is normal and not a malfunction.

„ If the battery is not to be used for a long period of time, remove it from the camera. If stored for a long time in a fully charged condition, its performance may be impaired.

„ Always keep the battery terminals clean.

„ Only use the specified battery or its equivalent with this product.

„ Properly dispose the battery when it will no longer charge.

„ Do not short the terminals of the battery.

Questions?

Call our toll-free customer service number. Look for the insert with this icon:

Or visit www.polaroid.com.

EN-5

CONTENTS

7 INTRODUCTION

7 Overview

7 Package Contents

8 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR

CAMERA

8 Front View

9 Rear View

10 LCD Display

12 GETTING STARTED

12 Preparation

13 Charging the Battery

14 Initial Settings

16 CAPTURE MODE

16 Capturing Images

17 Taking Images When the Smile

Feature Is On

18 Capturing Images using the Face

Detection Feature

19 Blink Detection Feature

20 Recording Voice Memos

21 VIDEO MODE

21 Recording Video Clips

21 Playing Back Video Clips

22 PLAYBACK MODE

22 Playing Back of Still Images

23 Thumbnail Display

23 Removing Red-eye

24 Dynamic Lighting Feature

24 Attaching Voice Memos

25 Protecting Images

26 Erasing Images

27 MENU OPTIONS

27 Capture Menu

30 Video Menu

31 Playback Menu

32 Setup Menu

33 TRANSFERRING FILES TO

YOUR COMPUTER

33 Downloading Your Files

34 USING THE CAMERA AS A PC

CAMERA

35 EDITING SOFTWARE

INSTALLATION

36 SPECIFICATIONS

37 APPENDIX

37 Possible Number of Shots

38 Troubleshooting

39 Connecting to a PictBridge Compliant

Printer

EN-6

INTRODUCTION

Overview

Congratulations on your purchase of your new Polaroid digital camera.

Capturing high-quality digital images is fast and easy with this state-of-the-art smart camera. Equipped with a 10.0-megapixel CCD, this camera is capable of capturing images with a resolution of up to 3648 x 2736 pixels.

Package Contents

Carefully unpack your camera and ensure that you have the following items:

Common Product Components:

„ Digital Camera

„ User’s manual

„ Software CD-ROM

„ USB cable

„ AV cable

„ Camera strap

„ Camera pouch

„ Rechargeable lithium-ion battery

„ Battery charger

„ AC adapter for battery charger

Optional Accessories:

„ SD/SDHC memory card (We recommend the use of a Polaroid SD card - purchased separately - up to 4GB)

„ Accessories and components may vary by retailer.

„ Should any of these components be missing, please call our friendly customer service to assist you.

EN-7

GETTING TO KNOW YOUR CAMERA

Front View

EN-8

1. Shutter button

2. Flash

3.

Power button

4. Status LED

5. Microphone

6. Lens

7. Self-timer LED

8. Zoom lever

Rear View

1. LCD display

2.

Mode button

3.

Menu button

4. Direction and Function buttons

S Up button

Macro Focus button

X Right button

Flash button

T Down button

Self-timer button

Delete button

W Left button

Backlight / Exposure compensation button

5. Hand strap holder

6. USB or AV OUT terminal

7.

Set button

Display button

8.

Play button

9. Battery / SD memory card door

10. Tripod socket

11. Speaker

EN-9

LCD Display

Capture mode

1. Zoom status

2. Voice memo

3. Battery condition

[ ] Full battery power

[ ] Medium battery power

[ ] Low battery power

[ ] No battery power

4. Flash mode

[Blank]Auto Flash

[ ] Red-eye Reduction

[ ] Pre-flash

[ ] Always ON

[ ] Flash Off

5. Storage media

[ ] Internal memory (no card)

[ ] SD/SDHC memory card

6. [ ] Histogram

7. Main focus area (When the shutter button is pressed halfway turns either

RED or GREEN. See page 16 for further details.)

8. Image quality

[ ] Fine

[

[

] Standard

] Economy

9. Image size resolution

[ ] 3648 x 2736

[ ] 3264 x 2448

[ ] 2816 x 2112

[ ] 2272 x 1704

[ ] 1600 x 1200

[ ] 640 x 480

10. Available number of shots

11. ISO

[Blank] Auto

] ISO 80

[

[

[

[

[

[ ] ISO 200

12. Self-timer icon

[ ] 2 sec.

[ ] 10

[ ] 10+2 sec.

13. Date and time

14. [ ] Exposure compensation

[ ] Backlight correction

(Adjust exposure compensation value with the e / f buttons)

EN-10

1 2 3

19

18

17

16

15

14

7

8

9

4

5

6

!

13 12 11 10

15. Capture mode icon

[Blank] Single

[ ] Continuous

[ ] Auto Exposure Bracketing

16. Slow shutter warning

17. White balance

[Blank] Auto

[ ] Incandescent

[ ] Fluorescent 1

[ ] Fluorescent 2

[ ] Daylight

[ ] Cloudy

[ ] Manual

18. Focus setting

[Blank] Auto focus

[ ] Face detection

[ ] Macro

[ ] Infinity

19. Scene mode

[

P

] Program AE

[ ] Smile Shot

[ ] Anti Shake

[ ] Panorama

[ ] Portrait Man

[ ] Portrait Lady

[ ] Landscape

[ ] Sports

[ ] Night Portrait

[ ] Night Scene

[ ] Candlelight

[ ] Fireworks

[ ] Text

[ ] Sunset

[ ] Sunrise

[ ] Splash Water

[ ] Flow Water

[ ] Snow

[ ] Beach

[ ] Pets

[ ] User Setting

Video mode [

1. Zoom status

]

2. Flash mode

3. Battery condition

4. Storage media

5. Main focus area

6. Video quality

7. Video resolution

8. Available recording time/Elapsed time during recording

9. Self-timer icon

10. Date and time

11. Focus setting

12. Mode icon

12

11

Playback mode !

[ ] !

!

Still image playback

1. Voice memo

2. Battery condition

3. Storage media

4. Histogram

5. ISO

6. Image quality

7. Image size resolution

8. File number

9. Folder number

10. Date and time

11. Exposure value

12. Aperture value

13. Shutter speed value

14. Protect icon

15. Mode icon

15

14

13

12

11

10

10

1

1 x

A a

Shutter:Play

Playback mode !

[ ] !

!

Video playback

1. Video status bar

2. Elapsed time

3. File number

4. Folder number

5. Sound off icon (When the c button is pressed during video playback)

6. Play mode

7. Mode icon

8. Total recorded time

8

1

7 6 5

9

2 3

4

8

9 8

2

4 3

4

5

6

7

3

4

5

6

7

2

EN-11

GETTING STARTED

Preparation

1. Attach the camera’s hand strap.

2. Open the camera’s battery/SD memory card door.

3. Insert the battery in the correct orientation as shown.

4. Insert an SD/SDHC memory card (Optional).

„ The camera has 32MB internal memory (28MB available for image storage), but you can load an

SD/SDHC memory card (We recommend the use of a Polaroid SD card - purchased separately - up to

4GB) to expand the camera’s memory capacity.

„ Be sure to format the memory card with this camera before its initial usage.

5. Close the battery/memory card cover and make sure it is locked securely.

„ To prevent valuable data from being accidentally erased from an SD/SDHC memory card, you can slide the write protect tab

(on the side of the SD/SDHC memory card) to “LOCK”.

„ To save, edit, or erase data on an SD/SDHC memory card, you must unlock the card /

„ To prevent damaging of an SD/SDHC memory card, be sure to turn off the power when inserting or removing the SD/

SDHC memory card. If inserting or removing the SD/SDHC memory card with the power on, the camera will automatically turn off.

EN-12

Charging the Battery

You must fully charge your battery before the initial use of your camera.

1. Insert the battery into the battery charger.

2. Connect the power cord to the charger and insert the plug into a wall outlet.

„ The status LED on the charger is red when charging and is green when 2 charging has been completed. The LED is green if no battery is inserted into the charger.

„ Charging time varies according to the ambient temperature and the life of the battery.

„ Remove the battery after charging has completed.

1

„ The battery may feel warm after it has been charged or immediately after being used. This is normal and not a malfunction.

„ When using the camera in cold areas, keep the camera and battery warm.

EN-13

Initial Settings

Setting the Date and Time

The date/time needs to be set when:

„ The camera is turned on for the first time.

„ The camera is turned on after leaving the camera without the battery for an extended period of time.

When the date and time information is not displayed on the LCD display, follow these steps to set the correct date and time.

1. Toggle the button to [ ] or [ ].

2. Press the button.

3. Select [Setup] with the f button.

4. Select [Date/Time] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

5. Select the date format with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

„ Select the appropriate field with the e / f buttons and adjust the value for the date and time with the c / d buttons.

„ The time is displayed in 24-hour format.

„ After confirming that your settings are correct, press the button.

6. To exit from the [Setup] menu, press the button.

EN-14

Choosing your Language

Specify what language in the menus and messages are to be displayed on the LCD display.

1. Toggle the button to [ ] or [ ]; or press the [ ] button.

2. Press the button.

3. Select [Setup] menu with the f button.

4. Select [Language] with the c / d buttons and press the button.

5. Select the displayed language with the c / d buttons and press the button.

„ The setting will be stored.

Formatting the Memory Card or Internal Memory

This utility formats the internal memory (or memory card) and erases all stored images and data.

1. Press the [ ] button.

2. Press the button.

3. Select [Setup] menu with f button.

4. Select [Format] with the c / d buttons, then press the button.

5. Select [Execute] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

„ To cancel formatting, select [Cancel] and press the button.

Questions?

Call our toll-free customer service number. Look for the insert with this icon:

Or visit www.polaroid.com.

EN-15

CAPTURE MODE

Capturing Images

Your camera is equipped with a 3.0" full color TFT LCD display to help you compose images, playback recorded images/video clips or adjust menu settings.

1. Press the button to turn the power on.

„ The status LED turns green when the camera is on.

„ If the power is turned on in [ ] or [ ] mode, the lens will extend forward and you are ready for capturing still images or videos. In either mode, if the camera mode is changed to [ ], the lens barrel will retract into the camera body after 30 seconds.

2. Toggle the button to [ ].

3. Compose your image in the LCD display.

„ Slide the zoom lever to subject on the LCD display.

„ Slide the zoom lever to wider angle image.

side to zoom in on the subject, and enlarges the

side to zoom out on the subject, and provides a

4. Press the shutter button.

„ Pressing the shutter button down halfway automatically focuses and adjusts the exposure, and pressing the shutter button down fully captures the images.

b a

„ When the focus area frame turns green the subject is in focus and the proper exposure is calculated.

„ When the focus or exposure is not acceptable, the focus frame area turns red. Release the shutter button and press it halfway again to re-focus on the subject.

EN-16

Taking Images When the Smile Feature Is On

With the camera’s new “smile detection” feature, this camera detects smiles so you do not miss those special moments in life.

1. Toggle the button to [ ].

2. Press the button.

3. Select [Scene mode] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

4. Select [Smile Shot] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

5. Press the button to exit the menu mode, and the camera returns to preview display

.

6. Compose the image, and press the shutter button down fully.

7. Once the camera detects a smile, it will automatically capture 3 images (by default, the flash mode setting is set to ).

„ If the flash mode setting is changed to , the camera will only capture one image after it detects a smile.

„ When capturing group shots (if the number of people is more than 1), the camera will automatically capture the image(s) when it detects two smiles. The number of pictures taken depends on the flash mode setting.

„ If the camera does not detect a smile within 5 seconds, the camera will automatically capture an image.

„ Press the shutter button again to reactivate this function.

EN-17

Capturing Images using the Face Detection Feature

The Face Detection feature identifies and focuses on the faces in the image. This advanced feature simultaneously detects up to 5 faces regardless of their position in the scene.

White frame Green frame

Face detection function is on Focus lock Out of focus

1. Toggle the button to [ ].

2. Toggle the button until [ ] icon appears on the LCD display.

„ The white frame is identified as the “top priority” face (main focus frame), and gray ones around the other faces.

3. Press the shutter button halfway down to lock the focus.

„ The main focus frame simultaneously turns green.

„ If the “top priority” face is out of focus, all frames will disappear from the screen.

4. Fully press the shutter button down to capture your image.

„ Subjects that are not suitable with this function: a. A person is wearing glasses, sunglasses, or face is covered with hat or covered by hair.

b. A person that is turned sideways.

EN-18

Blink Detection Feature

People must periodically blink to keep their eyes moist. Blinking is involuntary and fast.

Most people taking pictures do not notice when eyes blink in their subjects. However, with the new “blink detection” feature, this camera can detect a blinking pattern while capturing an image.

1. Toggle the button to [ ].

2. Press the button.

3. Select [Blink Detect] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

4. Select [On] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

5. Press the button to exit the menu mode, and the camera returns to preview display .

6. Press the shutter button to capture the image.

7. The camera starts analyzing the captured image. If the camera detects that the subject has blinked, a warning message will pop up on the screen. Select

[Yes] if you want to mark it as a “blinked” image

.

On the playback mode:

„ The blink icon will be shown on the image and you may want to delete it.

EN-19

Recording Voice Memos

A voice memo can be recorded up to 30 seconds in the still image mode immediately following a still image capture.

1. Toggle the button to [ ].

2. Press the button, and select the [Function] menu with the f button.

3. Select [Voice Memo] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

4. Select [On] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

5. Press the button to exit from the menu.

„ An [ ] icon is displayed on the screen.

6. Compose your picture, press the shutter button down halfway to lock in the focus and exposure, then press it down fully to capture your image.

„ [VOICE RECORDING] is displayed on the screen immediately, and the voice memo recording starts.

7. Press the shutter button one more time during recording to stop the recording, or wait for 30 seconds to elapse.

„ [VOICE RECORD END] will be displayed on the LCD display.

„ An [ ] icon is displayed on images that have been recorded with a voice memo.

Playing back voice memo

In playback mode, pressing the shutter button with an image that has a VOICE MEMO recorded starts the

VOICE MEMO playback.

E

100- 0001

EN-20

VIDEO MODE

Recording Video Clips

This mode allows you to record video clips at a resolution of 320 x 240 / 640 x 480 pixels.

1. Toggle the button to [ ].

2. Compose the image.

3. Press the shutter button.

„ The recording of the video clip will start.

„ Pressing the shutter button one more time will end the recording of the video clip.

„ The recording time depends on the storage size and the subject of the image to be recorded.

„ The zoom function cannot be used during video recording.

f

„ When recording a video clip, the flash and "10+2 sec." self-timer function cannot be used.

„ If the write speed of your SD/SDHC memory card is not fast enough for recording video clips in the !

currently selected quality, the video recording will stop. In this case, select a video quality lower than the current one.

Playing Back Video Clips

You can play back recorded video clips on the camera. You can also play back sound if recorded with the video.

1. Press the [ ] button.

„ The last image appears on the screen.

2. Select the desired video clip with the e / f buttons.

3. Press the button.

„ A press of the f / e buttons during playback allows fast forward / fast reverse playback.

„ To stop video playback, press the d button.

This stops playback and returns you to the beginning of the video clip.

„ To pause video playback, press the button.

Pressing the again resumes playback.

„ Video clips cannot be displayed rotated or enlarged.

„ Windows Media player or QuickTime Player is recommended to play back the video clip on your computer.

„ QuickTime Player is a free media player available at www.apple.com; and compatible with Mac and Windows computers.

„ For more information about the operation of the media player, refer to its respective help documentation.

EN-21

PLAYBACK MODE

Playing Back of Still Images

You can play back your still images on the LCD display.

1. Press the [ ] button.

„ The last image appears on the screen.

2. The images can be displayed in forward or reverse sequence with the e / f buttons.

„ To view the previous image, press the e button.

„ To view the next image, press the f button.

„ Pressing the c button during image !

playback will result in a 90-degree clockwise rotation display.

„ Slide the zoom lever to side enlarges the image.

„ To return to normal magnification, slide the zoom lever to side.

„ An [ ] icon is displayed with the video data. Video clips cannot be rotated.

„ An [ ] icon is displayed with images which have an audio memo recorded.

EN-22

Thumbnail Display

This function allows you to view thumbnail images on the LCD display so you may search for a particular image/video clip/audio file.

1. Press the [ ] button.

„ The last image appears on the screen.

2. Slide the zoom lever to side.

„ 3 thumbnail images are displayed simultaneously.

„ Press the c / d buttons to select the file to be displayed.

„ Press the e / f buttons to go to the previous or the next page.

3. Press the button to exit from the thumbnail display.

Removing Red-eye

You can use this function to remove the red-eye phenomenon after an image is taken.

1. Press the [ ] button.

2. Select the image that you want to edit with the e / f buttons.

3. Press the button.

4. Select [Fix Red Eyes] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

5. Select [Execute] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

6. View the changes on the corrected image.

7. To save your corrected image, select [Confirm] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

„ When this process ends, this replaces the original image with the corrected image.

0

EN-23

Dynamic Lighting Feature

This feature compensates for the unfavorable lighting conditions by brightening underexposed areas and balancing overexposed areas.

1. Press the [ ] button.

2. Select the image that you want to edit with the e / f buttons.

3. Press the button.

4. Select [Dynam. Light.] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

5. Select [Execute] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

6. View the changes on the corrected image.

0

7. To save your corrected image, select [Confirm] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

„ When this process ends, this replaces the original image with the corrected image.

Attaching Voice Memos

A maximum of 30 seconds of audio can be recorded as a memo for captured still images. The voice memo can be recorded only once.

1. Press the [ ] button.

„ The last image appears on the screen.

2. Select the image to which you want to attach the voice memo with the e / f buttons.

3. Press the button.

4. Select [Voice Memo] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

5. Select [On] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

6. Press the button to exit from the menu.

7. Press the shutter button.

„ [VOICE RECORDING] is displayed on the screen and the recording starts.

8. To stop recording a voice memo as it is being recorded, press the shutter button again.

„ [VOICE RECORD END] will be displayed and the recording will end. An [ ] icon is displayed with images that have been recorded with a voice memo.

Playing back voice memo

Pressing the shutter button with an image that has a VOICE MEMO recorded starts the

VOICE MEMO playback.

„ Voice memo is only available for still images.

EN-24

Protecting Images

To prevent images from accidentally being erased, follow the steps below:

1. Press the [ ] button.

2. Select the image that you want to protect with the e / f buttons.

3. Press the button.

4. Select [Protect] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

5. Select [Single] or [All] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

6. Select [Set] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

„ Protection is applied to the image and the camera returns to the playback mode.

„ The protect icon [ ] is displayed with protected images.

When [All] has been selected, [ ] is displayed on all the images.

Canceling the Protection

To cancel protection for only one image, display the image on the LCD display you want to remove the protection.

1. Select [Protect] with the c / d buttons from the playback menu, and press the button.

2. Select [Single] or [All] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

3. Select [Cancel Protect] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

„ The removal of image protection is executed and the camera returns to the playback mode.

0

„ Formatting an SD/SDHC memory card overrides protection, and erases all images regardless of their protected status.

EN-25

Erasing Images

1. Press the [ ] button.

2. Select the image you want to erase with the e / f buttons.

3. Press the button.

4. Select [Single] or [All] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

„ [Single]: Erases the selected image or the last image.

„ [All]: Erases all of the images except for the protected images.

5. Select [Execute] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

„ To not erase, select [Cancel], and press the

button.

„ Deleting an image will not affect sequential image numbering. For example, if you delete image number 240, the next captured image will be numbered 241 even though 240 no longer exists. In other words, an image-number is retired when an image is deleted and will not be reused or reassigned to another subsequently captured image.

EN-26

MENU OPTIONS

Capture Menu

This menu is the basic settings to be used when capturing still images.

1. Toggle the button to [ ].

2. Press the button, and select the [Capture] / [Function] menu with the e / f buttons.

3. Select the desired option item with the c / d buttons, and press the button to enter its respective menu.

4. Select the desired setting with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

5. To exit from the menu, press the button.

Scene Mode

Select from 21 different scene modes in accordance with the shooting conditions.

* Program AE / Smile Shot / Anti Shake / Panorama / Portrait Man / Portrait Lady / Landscape

/ Sports / Night Portrait / Night Scene / Candlelight / Fireworks / Text / Sunset / Sunrise /

Splash Water / Flow Water / Snow / Beach / Pets / User Setting

Blink Detect

Refer to the section in this manual titled "Blink Detection Feature" for further details.

Size

This sets the size of the image that will be captured.

* [ ] 3648 x 2736

* [ ] 3264 x 2448

* [ ] 2816 x 2112

* [ ] 2272 x 1704

* [ ] 1600 x 1200

* [ ] 640 x 480

Quality

This sets the quality (compression) at which the image is captured.

* [ ] Fine

* [ ] Standard

* [ ] Economy

Questions?

Call our toll-free customer service number. Look for the insert with this icon:

Or visit www.polaroid.com.

EN-27

Sharpness

This sets the sharpness of the image that will be captured.

* Hard / Normal / Soft

Saturation

This sets the saturation of the image that will be captured.

* High / Normal / Low

White Balance

This sets the white balance for a variety of lighting conditions and adjusts the images overall color according to the surrounding light conditions. Use this function if image color appears unnatural.

* [ Blank ] Auto (for most photographic scenes)

* [ ] Incandescent

* [ ] Fluorescent 1

* [ ] Fluorescent 2

* [ ] Daylight

* [ ] Cloudy

* [ ] Manual

Manual WB

This manually sets the white balance and stores it. Use this feature if one of the above pre-selected white balance lighting settings does not produce overall good image quality for the lighting used in your image.

Place a white paper in the middle of the scene, with all lights that will be used in the photo turned on. Zoom in on the paper, so it almost fills the frame. Then, select [Execute] from the Manual WB menu. This establishes for the camera exactly what white should look like under the current lighting conditions, and it will adjust its white balance accordingly.

* Cancel / Execute

ISO

This sets the sensitivity for capturing images. When the sensitivity is raised (and the ISO figure is increased), images taken under low lighting or darker areas of the image will be seen, but the image may be more pixelated/grainier overall. As a "rule of thumb" the higher the ISO value the more grain in the image.

* [Blank] Auto

* [

* [

* [

* [

] ISO 80

] ISO 100

] ISO 200

] ISO 400

* [

* [

] ISO 800

] ISO 1000

Metering

This sets the metering method for calculating the exposure.

* Center: Averages the light metered from the entire frame, but gives greater weight to the subject matter at the center.

* Multi: The entire area of the screen is measured, and the exposure is calculated.

* Spot: A very small portion of the center of the screen is measured to calculate the correct exposure.

EN-28

Color

This sets the color of the image that will be captured.

* Normal / Vivid / Sepia / Monochrome / Blue / Red / Green / Yellow / Purple

Capture Mode

This sets the recording method at the time of capturing images.

* [ Blank ] Single: Captures one image at a time.

* [ ]

* [ ]

Continuous: Permits continuous capture of up to 3 images.

AEB (Automatic Exposure Bracketing): Permits 3 consecutive images taken in the following order; standard exposure, underexposure and overexposure compensation.

„ In [Continuous] and [AEB] capture mode, the [Voice Memo] is automatically fixed at [Off].

Voice Memo

Refer to the section in this manual titled "Recording Voice Memos" for further details.

LCD Bright.

Select a brightness level for the LCD display.

The LCD becomes brighter with the c button and darker with the d button. The adjustment !

range is from -5 to 5.

Digital Zoom

This sets whether or not to use digital zoom. Using a combination of 3x optical zoom and 4x digital zoom, permits zoom photography at up to 12x magnification. While the digital zoom can be a useful feature, the more an image is enlarged (zoomed), the more pixelated (grainier) the image will appear.

* On / Off

Date Print

The date of recording can be printed directly on the still images. This function must be activated before the image is captured.

* On / Off

EN-29

Video Menu

This menu is for the basic settings to be used when recording video clips.

1. Toggle the button to [ ].

2. Press the button, and select the [Capture] / [Function] menu with the e / f buttons.

3. Select the desired option item with the c / d buttons, and press the button to enter its respective menu.

4. Select the desired setting with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

5. To exit from the menu, press the button.

Size

This sets the size of the video clip that will be captured.

* [

* [

] 640 x 480

] 320 x 240

Quality

This sets the quality (compression) at which the video clip is captured.

* [ ] Fine

* [ ] Standard

Color

This sets the color of the video clip that will be captured.

* Normal / Vivid / Sepia / Monochrome / Blue / Red / Green / Yellow / Purple

Audio

This sets whether or not to record audio at the time of video recording.

* On / Off

LCD Bright.

Refer to the section in this manual titled “LCD Bright.” in Capture Menu for further details.

Digital Zoom

Refer to the section in this manual titled “Digital Zoom” in Capture Menu for further details.

EN-30

Playback Menu

In the [ ] mode, choose which settings are to be used for playback.

0

1. Press the [ ] button.

2. Press the button.

3. Select the desired option item with the c / d buttons, and press the button to enter its respective menu.

4. Select the desired setting with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

5. To exit from the menu, press the button.

Fix Red Eyes

Refer to the section in this manual titled “Removing Red-eye” for further details.

Dynam. Light.

Refer to the section in this manual titled “Dynamic Lighting Feature” for further details.

Slide Show

This function enables you to playback your still images automatically in order one image at a time.

* 3 sec.

/ 5 sec.

/ 10 sec.

Protect

Refer to the section in this manual titled “Protecting Images” for further details.

Voice Memo

Refer to the section in this manual titled “Attaching Voice Memos” for further details.

LCD Bright.

Refer to the section in this manual titled “LCD Bright.” in Capture Menu for further details.

Resize

Resizes a previously saved image. Resizing replaces the original image with the changed image. You may only resize to a smaller size.

Quality

Changes the quality (compression) of a recorded image. Compresses images down to half of their size or less, overwrites old size images with newly compressed images. You may only reduce the image quality/size, never increase it.

Copy to Card

Allows you to copy your files from the camera’s internal memory to an SD/SDHC memory card. Of course, you can only do this if you have a memory card installed and some files in internal memory.

* Cancel / Execute

EN-31

Setup Menu

Set your camera’s operating environment.

1. Toggle the button to [ ] or [ ]; or press the [ ] button.

2. Press the button, and select the [Setup] menu with the f button.

3. Select the desired option item with the c / d buttons, and press the button to enter its respective menu.

4. Select the desired setting with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

5. To exit from the menu, press the button.

Beep

This sets whether or not to mute the camera sound each time you press the camera's !

buttons.

* On / Off

Fr. No. Reset

This creates a new folder. The captured images are recorded to the newly created folder from number 0001.

* Cancel / Execute

Auto Off

After a period of camera inactivity, the power to the camera is automatically turned off. This feature is useful for conserving battery power.

* 1 Min. / 2 Min. / 3 Min. / Off

Date/Time

Refer to the section in this manual titled “Setting the Date and Time” for further details.

Sys. Reset

This returns all basic settings to the camera’s default settings. The time setting will not be reset.

* Cancel / Execute

Language

Refer to the section in this manual titled “Choosing your Language” for further details.

Format

Refer to the section in this manual titled “Formatting the Memory Card or Internal Memory” for further details.

Media Info.

This displays the free capacity of the internal memory or the memory card.

System Info.

This displays the firmware version of the camera.

Video Output

This sets your camera to match the system of the equipment that you are going to connect to the camera.

* PAL / NTSC

EN-32

TRANSFERRING FILES TO YOUR

COMPUTER

System Requirement

Windows

„ Pentium III 1GHz or equivalent

„ Windows 2000/XP/Vista

„ 512MB RAM

„ 150MB available hard disk space

„ CD-ROM drive

„ Available USB port

Macintosh

„ PowerPC G3/G4/G5

„ OS 9.0 or later

„ 256MB RAM (512 MB recommended)

„ 128MB available hard disk space

„ CD-ROM drive

„ Available USB port

Downloading Your Files

1. Connect one end of the USB cable to an available

USB port on your computer.

2. Connect the other end of the USB cable to the

USB terminal on the camera.

3. Turn on your camera.

4. Select [PC] using the c / d buttons and press

5. From the Windows desktop, double click on “My

Computer”.

6. Look for a new “removable disk” icon.

„ This “removable disk” is actually the memory (or memory card) in your camera.

Typically, the camera will be assigned drive letter “e” or higher.

7. Double click on the removable disk and locate the DCIM folder.

8. Double click on the DCIM folder to open it to find more folders.

„ Your recorded images and video clips will be inside these folders.

9. Copy & Paste or Drag-N-Drop image and video files to a folder on your computer.

Mac users: Double-click the “untitled” or “unlabeled” disk drive icon on your desktop.

iPhoto may automatically launch.

EN-33

USING THE CAMERA AS A PC CAMERA

Your camera can act as a PC camera, which allows you to videoconference with business associates, or have a real-time conversation with friends or family. To use the camera for videoconferencing, your computer system must include the items as below:

„ Microphone

„ Sound card

„ Speakers or headphones

„ Network or Internet connection

1. After installing the PC camera driver (included on the CD-ROM) in your Windows operating system, restart your computer.

2. Connect one end of the USB cable to the USB terminal of the camera.

3. Connect the other end of the USB cable to an available USB port on your computer.

4. Turn on your camera.

5. Select [PC Camera] with the c / d buttons and press the button.

6. Position the camera steadily on top of your computer monitor or use a tripod.

7. Launch the videoconferencing application software.

„ Simply follow the instructions in the application software to start your camera.

„ This function is not supported by Mac.

„ You are recommended to use Windows Netmeeting (Windows Meeting Space on Windows Vista) as a videoconferencing application software.

„ The video resolution for videoconferencing applications is generally 320 x 240.

„ For more information about the operation of videoconference application software, refer to its respective help documentation.

EN-34

EDITING SOFTWARE INSTALLATION

There are 2 types of software that are included on the CD-ROM:

MediaImpression manages your media for you, and gives you tons of fun and exciting ways to create and share projects featuring your photo, video, and music files.

Create your own movies or photo slide shows, complete with soundtrack; edit, enhance, and add fun creative effects to your photos; and share your files easily through simple email attachments or popular photo printing and video sharing websites.

Print Creations brings you a family of fun and easy print-project software that brings out the creativity in you. You can personalize the designs with your own digital pictures and text based on professionally designed templates and layouts. Projects can be printed at home or saved as image files for sharing with family and friends by email or the web.

To install software:

1. Insert the CD-ROM that came with the camera into your CD-ROM drive.

The welcome screen appears.

2. Click the respective software name.

Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.

„ For more information about the operation of the software, refer to its respective help documentation.

„ For Windows 2000/XP/Vista users, please make sure to install and use the software in

“Administrator” mode.

„ The software is not supported by Mac.

Questions?

Call our toll-free customer service number. Look for the insert with this icon:

Or visit www.polaroid.com.

EN-35

SPECIFICATIONS

Item

Image sensor

Image resolution

LCD display

Recording media

File format

Lens

Focus Range

Description

1/2.33” CCD sensor (10.0 megapixels)

Still image

10 MB, 8 MB, 6 MB, 4MB, 2MB, 0.3MB

Video clip

640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30 fps)

3.0” full color TFT LCD (230K pixels)

32MB internal memory (28MB available for image storage)

Supports SD/SDHC memory card (up to 4GB) (optional)

JPEG, DCF 1.1, EXIF 2.2, AVI

3x optical zoom lens

Aperture range: f2.9(W) - f5.2(T)

Focal length:5.7mm - 17.1mm (equivalent to 31mm - 94mm on a

35mm camera)

Standard

0.4m (15.7") to infinity

Macro

Wide: 0.1m (3.9") to infinity

Tele: 0.35m (13.8") to infinity

Shutter speed

Digital zoom

1 - 1/2000 sec.

4x (Capture mode)

4x (Playback mode)

Flash effective range

0.5m (19.7") - 2.4m (94.5") (Wide)

0.5m (19.7") - 2.1m (82.7") (Tele)

Terminals

AV OUT

USB 2.0 compliant

(2 in 1 terminal)

Power supply

Dimensions

Weight

Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery (3.7V)

Approx. 92.8 x 57.8 x 18.7mm (without protruding parts)

Approx. 114g (without battery and memory card)

* Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.

EN-36

APPENDIX

Possible Number of Shots

Possible number of shots (still image)

The table shows the approximate shots that you can capture at each setting based on the capacity of the internal memory and the SD/SDHC memory card.

Size

3648 x 2736

3264 x 2448

2816 x 2112

2272 x 1704

1600 x 1200

640 x 480

Quality

Fine

Standard

!

Economy

Fine

Standard

!

Economy

Fine

Standard

!

Economy

Fine

Standard

!

Economy

Fine

Standard

!

Economy

Fine

Standard

!

Economy

Internal

Memory

48

56

64

122

20

24

27

31

147

178

12

14

13

18

4

11

13

5

SD/SDHC memory card capacity

102

120

136

260

43

52

58

67

312

379

27

32

29

39

10

24

29

12

87

106

117

137

207

243

275

526

631

765

56

65

59

79

22

50

60

26

64MB 128MB 256MB 512MB 1GB 2GB

4GB

SDHC

45

102

122

53

113

132

120

161

91

205

245

107

227

266

241

323

182

411

491

215

366 734

823 1648

985 1971

431 864

456 914 1831

534 1069 2141

484 970 1942

648 1298 2599

177

215

237

276

355

432

712 1426 2854

865 1733 3469

476 953 1909 3821

554 1111 2224 4452

417

488

837 1676 3356 6718

981 1964 3932 7871

554 1113 2229 4463 8932

1058 2124 4254 8515 17042

1269 2545 5097 10203 20421

1539 3087 6182 12373 24764

Possible recording time / sec (video clip)

Size

640 x 480

320 x 240

Quality

Fine

SD/SDHC memory card capacity

Internal

Memory

64MB 128MB 256MB 512MB 1GB 2GB

4GB

SDHC

00:00:23 00:00:50 00:01:41 00:03:24 00:06:50 00:13:42 00:27:26 00:54:56

Standard 00:00:25 00:00:55 00:01:52 00:03:45 00:07:33 00:15:08 00:30:18 01:00:40

Fine 00:00:58 00:02:05 00:04:13 00:08:30 00:17:05 00:34:14 01:08:32 02:17:11

Standard 00:01:18 00:02:27 00:04:58 00:10:01 00:20:07 00:40:19 01:20:44 02:41:35

* We recommend a memory card of at least 10MB/Sec write speed to prevent auto stop or unexpected results. If you experience an error using a slower SD/SDHC memory card, you can set your camera’s video recording to QVGA (320 x 240) and standard quality.

EN-37

Troubleshooting

Refer to the symptoms and solutions listed below before sending the camera for repairs.

If the problem persists, contact your local reseller or service center.

Symptom Cause Solutions / Corrective Actions

The camera does not come on.

The battery is not inserted.

The battery is dead.

Insert the battery correctly.

Recharge the battery.

The battery runs out quickly. The battery is not fully charged.

The battery is not used for an extended period of time after being charged.

Fully charge the battery and discharge it for at least one complete cycle before use to maximize its performance and lifetime.

The battery or camera feels warm.

Long period of continuous use of the camera or the flash.

Even if I press the shutter button, the camera does not take a picture.

The shutter button is not pressed all the way down.

The memory card is full.

Press the shutter button all the way down.

Insert a new memory card, or delete unwanted files.

Remove the write-protection.

The memory card is write-protected.

Images do not appear on the LCD display.

LCD display is dark.

Although it is set to auto focus, it does not focus.

The lens is dirty.

Adjust the brightness of the

LCD display in the menu.

Wipe clean with a soft, dry cloth or lens paper.

The subject is too close.

Get your subject within the effective focus range.

Insert a memory card that was formatted on this camera.

The contents on the memory card cannot be played back.

You played back a memory card that was not formatted by this camera.

Files cannot be deleted.

The file is protected.

The memory card is write-protected.

Even when the camera’s buttons are pressed, it does not operate.

The battery is running low.

Cancel protection.

Remove the write-protection.

Recharge the battery.

The date and time are wrong.

Cannot download images.

The correct date and time is not set.

The free space on the hard disk in your computer may be insufficient.

Set the correct date and time.

Check whether the hard disk has space for running Windows, and if the drive for loading image files has a capacity at least that of the memory card inserted in the camera.

The battery power may be too low.

Recharge the battery.

EN-38

Connecting to a PictBridge Compliant Printer

If a printer that supports PictBridge is available, images can be printed by connecting the digital still camera directly to the PictBridge-compatible printer without using a computer.

Connecting the camera to the printer

1. Connect one end of the USB cable to your camera.

2. Connect the other end of the USB cable to the

USB port on the printer.

3. Turn on your camera.

4. The [USB] screen is displayed. Select

[PictBridge] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

PC

PictBridge Next Menu

SET:Enter

Printing images

When the camera is properly connected to a PictBridge compliant printer, the PictBridge menu is shown on the display.

1. Select the item you want to configure with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

„ [Images]:Select whether you want to print specific image or all images. You may also select printing number for specific image.

„ [Date Print]:According to the printer type, select whether you want to print the image with date imprint or not.

„ [Paper Size]:Select the desired paper size according to the printer type.

„ [Layout]:Select the desired printing layout according to the printer type.

„ [Print]:After all settings are configured, select this item to start printing.

2. If you select [Images] in the previous step, the figure shown on the right hand side will appear.

Select [Single] or [All] with the c / d buttons, and press the button.

„ [Single]:Select to print one specific image.

„ [All]:Select to print all images.

„ [Exit]:Exit from Images option.

EN-39

3. If you select [Single] in the previous step, the figure shown on the right hand side will appear.

„ Select the image that you want to print with the e / f buttons.

„ Select the [Print Num] (up to 99) with the c / d buttons.

„ After selecting the desired image and printing number, press the button to confirm.

4. Select [Exit] with the c / d buttons, and press

!

5. Select [Print] with the c / d buttons, and press the button to start printing.

6. The printing starts and the figure shown on the right hand side appears.

„ [COMPLETE] will be displayed temporarily, reminding you that the printing procedure is finished.

„ If an error is detected during the connection (i.e.

the printer hardware problem) between camera and printer, [PRINT ERROR] will be displayed.

„ If an error is detected during the communication

(i.e. wrong setting on the camera) between camera and printer, [ERROR] will be displayed.

PRINTING

„ The image printing may fail if the power to the camera is cut off.

„ For service, support and warranty information visit www.polaroid.com.

„ "Polaroid" and “Polaroid and Pixel” are trademarks of Polaroid Corporation, USA.

EN-40

advertisement

Was this manual useful for you? Yes No
Thank you for your participation!

* Your assessment is very important for improving the workof artificial intelligence, which forms the content of this project

Related manuals

Download PDF

advertisement