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This user manual includes detailed usage - Page 1

ST88/ST89 This user manual includes detailed usage instructions for your camera. Please read this manual thoroughly. Basic troubleshooting Quick reference Contents Basic functions Extended functions Shooting options Playback/Editing Settings Appendixes Index Click a topic

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—situations that could cause injury to yourself or - Page 2

1 Keep your camera away from small children and pets. Keep your camera and all accessories out of the reach of small children and animals. Small parts may cause choking or serious injury if swallowed. Moving parts and accessories may present physical dangers as well. Do not expose the camera to direct sunlight or high temperatures for an extended period of time. Prolonged exposure to sunlight or extreme temperatures can cause permanent damage to your camera’s internal components. Avoid covering the camera or charger with blankets or clothes. The camera may overheat, which may distort the ..

—situations that could cause damage to your camera - Page 3

2 Caution —situations that could cause damage to your camera or other equipment Remove the batteries from your camera when storing it for an extended period of time. Installed batteries may leak or corrode over time and cause serious damage to your camera. Use only authentic, manufacturer-recommended, Lithium-ion replacement batteries. Do not damage or heat the battery. Inauthentic, damaged, or heated batteries may cause a fire or personal injury. Use only Samsung-approved batteries, chargers, cables and accessories. • Using unauthorized batteries, chargers, cables or accessories can c..

Health and safety information - Page 4

3 Health and safety information Exercise caution when you connect cables or adapters and install batteries and memory cards. If you force the connectors, improperly connect cables, or improperly install batteries and memory cards, you can damage ports, connectors, and accessories. Keep cards with magnetic strips away from the camera case. Information stored on the card may be damaged or erased. Never use a damaged charger, battery, or memory card. This may result in electric shock or camera malfunction or cause a fire. Check that the camera is operating properly before use. The manufacture..

Outline of the User Manual - Page 5

4 Copyright information • Microsoft Windows and the Windows logo are registered trademarks of the Microsoft Corporation. • Mac is a registered trademark of the Apple Corporation. • microSD™ and microSDHC™ are registered trademarks of the SD Association. • Trademarks and trade names used in this manual are the property of their respective owners. • Camera specifications or contents of this manual may be changed without prior notice due to upgrade of camera functions. Use this camera responsibly and adhere to all laws • and regulations concerning its use. • You are not allo..

Indicators used in this manual - Page 6

5 Indicators used in this manual Shooting mode Indicator Smart Auto S Program p Live Panorama N Picture in Picture d Scene s Movie v Shooting mode icons These icons appear in the text when a function is available in a mode. See the example below. Note: The s mode may not support functions for all scenes. For example: Available in Program and Movie modes Icons used in this manual Icon Function Additional information Safety warnings and precautions [ ] Camera buttons. For example, [ Shutter ] represents the shutter button. ( ) Page number of related information ¡ The order of options or menu..

Expressions used in this manual - Page 7

6 Pressing the shutter • Half-press [ Shutter ]: press the shutter halfway down • Press [ Shutter ]: press the shutter all the way down Half-press [ Shutter ] Press [ Shutter ] Subject, background, and composition • Subject : the main object in a scene, such as a person, animal, or still life • Background : the objects around the subject • Composition : the combination of a subject and background Composition Background Subject Exposure (Brightness) The amount of light that enters your camera determines the exposure. You can alter the exposure by changing the shutter speed, apertur..

Basic troubleshooting - Page 8

7 Basic troubleshooting Learn to solve common problems by setting shooting options. The subject’s eyes appear red. Red eye occurs when the subject's eyes reflect light from the camera flash. • Set the flash option to Red-eye or Red-eye Fix . (p. 52) • If the photo has already been captured, select Red-eye Fix in the edit menu. (p. 86) Photos have dust spots. If dust particles are present in the air, you may capture them in photos when you use the flash. • Turn off the flash or avoid capturing photos in a dusty place. • Set ISO sensitivity options. (p. 54) Photos are blurred. ..

Quick reference - Page 9

8 Quick reference Capturing photos of people • d mode f 38 • s mode > Beauty Shot f 41 • s mode > Inteligent Portrait f 42 • Red-eye/Red-eye Fix (to prevent or correct red-eye) f 52 • Face Detection f 58 • Self-Portrait f 59 Capturing photos at night or in the dark • s mode > Night, Sunset, Dawn f 39 • Flash options f 52 • ISO sensitivity (to adjust the sensitivity to light) f 54 Capturing action photos • Continuous, Motion Capture f 68 Capturing photos of text, insects, or flowers • s mode > Text f 39 • Macro f 55 Adjusting the exposure (brightness) •..

Extended functions - Page 10

9 Contents Extended functions .......................................................... 32 Using the Smart Auto mode ........................................ 33 Using the Program mode ............................................ 35 Using the Live Panorama mode .................................. 36 Using the Picture-in-Picture mode .............................. 38 Using the Scene mode ................................................ 39 Using the Magic Frame mode ..................................... 40 Using the Beauty Shot mode ....................................... 41 Using the Intellig..

Shooting options - Page 11

10 Contents Shooting options .............................................................. 48 Selecting a resolution and quality ............................... 49 Selecting a resolution .................................................. 49 Selecting an image quality ........................................... 50 Using the timer ............................................................ 51 Shooting in the dark .................................................... 52 Preventing red-eye ..................................................... 52 Using the flash .................................

Playback/Editing - Page 12

11 Contents Playback/Editing ............................................................... 72 Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode .............. 73 Starting Playback mode .............................................. 73 Viewing photos .......................................................... 79 Playing a video ........................................................... 81 Editing a photo ............................................................ 83 Resizing photos ......................................................... 83 Rotating a photo ........................................

Basic functions - Page 13

Unpacking ………………………………… 13 Camera layout ……………………………… 14 Inserting the battery and memory card … 17 Charging the battery and turning on your camera ………………………………… 18 Charging the battery ……………………… 18 Turning on your camera ………………… 18 Performing the initial setup ……………… 19 Learning icons ……………………………… 21 Selecting options or menus ……………… 22 Using [MENU] …………………………… 22 Using [Fn] ………………………………..

The following items are included in your product box. - Page 14

Basic functions 13 Unpacking The following items are included in your product box. Camera AC adapter/ USB cable Rechargeable battery Strap Quick Start Guide Optional accessories Camera case A/V cable Battery charger Memory card/ Memory card adapter • The i lustrations may differ slightly from the items shipped with your product. • You can purchase optional accessories at a retailer or a Samsung service center. Samsung is not responsible for any problems caused by using unauthorized accessories.

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Accepts USB cable and A/V cable - Page 15

Basic functions 14 USB and A/V port Accepts USB cable and A/V cable Camera layout Before you start, familiarize yourself with your camera’s parts and their functions. Battery chamber cover Insert a memory card and battery Tripod mount Speaker Shutter button AF-assist light/Timer lamp Flash Lens Microphone POWER button

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Basic functions - Page 16

Basic functions 15 Camera layout Status lamp • Blinking : When the camera is saving a photo or video, being read by a computer or printer, when the image is out of focus, or there is a problem charging the battery • Steady : When the camera is connected to a computer, charging the battery, or when the image is in focus Zoom button • In Shooting mode : Zoom in or out • In Playback mode : Zoom in on part of a photo or view files as thumbnails, or adjust the volume Display Attaching the strap Buttons (p. 16) x y

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Basic functions - Page 17

Basic functions 16 Camera layout Buttons Button Description Access options or menus. Select a shooting mode. Mode Description S Smart Auto : Capture a photo with a scene mode selected automatically by the camera. p Program : Capture a photo with settings you have set manually. N Live Panorama : Capture and combine a series of photos to create a panoramic image. d Picture in Picture : Capture or select a full- sized background photo, and then insert a smaller photo into the foreground to create a synthesized photo. s Scene : Capture a photo with options preset for a specific scene. v Movie ..

Inserting the battery and memory card - Page 18

Basic functions 17 Inserting the battery and memory card Learn how to insert the battery and an optional memory card into the camera. Removing the battery and memory card Memory card Push the card gently until it disengages from the camera, and then pull it out of the slot. Rechargeable battery Battery lock Slide the lock up to release the battery. You can use the internal memory for temporary storage if a memory card is not inserted. Memory card Insert a memory card with the gold-colored contacts facing up. Rechargeable battery Insert the battery with the Samsung logo facing up.

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Charging the battery and turning on your camera - Page 19

Basic functions 18 Charging the battery and turning on your camera Turning on your camera Press [ POWER ] to turn your camera on or off. • The initial setup screen appears when you turn on the camera for the first time. (p. 19) Turning on your camera in Playback mode Press [ P ]. The camera turns on and immediately accesses Playback mode. If you turn on your camera by pressing and holding [ P ] until the status lamp blinks, the camera does not emit any sounds. Charging the battery Before you use the camera for the first time, you must charge the battery. Plug the small end of the USB ca..

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Basic functions 19 Performing the initial setup When you turn on your camera for the first time, the initial setup screen appears. Follow the steps below to configure the camera’s basic settings. 4 Press [ F / t ] to select a time zone, and then press [ o ]. • To set daylight-savings time, press [ D ]. <(.5!,11;11>!!!3123012012!!!23;114. Back DST Time Zone London 1 Press [ t ] to select Language , and then press [ t ] or [ o ]. 2 Press [ D / c ] to select a language, and then press [ o ]. 3 Press [ D / c ] to select Time Zone , and then press [ t ] or [ o ].

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The screen may differ depending on the language selected. - Page 21

Basic functions 20 Performing the initial setup 5 Press [ D / c ] to select Date/Time Set , and then press [ t ] or [ o ]. Back Set Time Zone Date/Time Set Date Type English London YYYY MM DD • The screen may differ depending on the language selected. 6 Press [ F / t ] to select an item. 7 Press [ D / c ] to set the date and time, and then press [ o ]. 8 Press [ D / c ] to select Date Type , and then press [ t ] or [ o ]. 9 Press [ D / c ] to select a date type, and then press [ o ]. Back Set Time Zone Date/Time Set Date Type English London YYYY/MM/DD MM/DD/YYYY DD/MM/YYYY • The default..

Shooting options (left) - Page 22

Basic functions 21 3 Shooting options (left) Icon Description Actively moving subject Shooting mode Aperture value and shutter speed Long time shutter EV (Exposure Value) White balance Face tone Face retouch ISO sensitivity Smart filter Image adjust (contrast, sharpness, and saturation) Sound Alive on Burst option Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) Learning icons The icons the camera displays on the screen change according to the mode you select or the options you set. 1 3 2 Icon Description Photo resolution when Intelli zoom is on Zoom indicator Zoom ratio Current time and date 2 Shooting ..

Going back to the previous menu - Page 23

Basic functions 22 Selecting options or menus To select an option or a menu, press [ m ] or [ f ]. Going back to the previous menu Press [ m ] again to go back to the previous menu. Half-press [ Shutter ] to return to Shooting mode. Using [MENU] To select options, press [ m ], and then press [ D / c / F / t ] or [ o ]. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select an option or a menu. • To move up or down, press [ D ] or [ c ]. • To move left or right, press [ F ] or [ t ]. 3 Press [ o ] to confirm the highlighted option or menu.

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For example, to select a White Balance option - Page 24

Basic functions 23 Selecting options or menus 5 Press [ D / c ] to select White Balance , and then press [ t ] or [ o ]. Photo Size Quality EV ISO White Balance Smart Filter Face Detection Exit Back 6 Press [ F / t ] to select a White Balance option. Back Move Daylight 7 Press [ o ] to save your settings. For example, to select a White Balance option in Program mode: 1 In Shooting mode, press [ M ]. 2 Select p . 3 Press [ m ]. Shooting Sound Display Settings Exit Change Photo Size Quality EV ISO White Balance Smart Filter Face Detection 4 Press [ D / c ] to select a , and then press [ t ] o..

For example, to select a White Balance option - Page 25

Basic functions 24 Selecting options or menus Using [Fn] You can access shooting options by pressing [ f ], but some options are not available. For example, to select a White Balance option in Program mode: 1 In Shooting mode, press [ M ]. 2 Select p . 3 Press [ f ]. Photo Size Exit Move 4 Press [ D / c ] to scroll to . White Balance Exit Move 5 Press [ F / t ] to select a White Balance option. Daylight Exit Move 6 Press [ o ] to save your settings.

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Setting the display and sound - Page 26

Basic functions 25 Setting the display and sound Learn how to change the basic display information and sound settings. Setting the sound Turn the sound your camera emits when you perform functions. 1 In Shooting or Playback mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select O ¡ Beep Sound . 3 Select an option. Option Description Off The camera does not emit any sounds. 1/2/3 The camera emits sounds. Setting the display type You can select a display type for the Shooting or Playback mode. Each type displays different shooting or playback information. See the table below. Show a l photographic information. Press [..

See page 30 for tips to get clearer photos. - Page 27

Basic functions 26 Capturing photos Learn how to capture photos easily and quickly in Smart Auto mode. 4 Half-press [ Shutter ] to focus. • A green frame means the subject is in focus. • A red frame means the subject is out of focus. 5 Press [ Shutter ] to capture a photo. 6 Press [ P ] to view the captured photo. • To delete the photo, press [ f ], and then select Yes . 7 Press [ P ] to return to Shooting mode. See page 30 for tips to get clearer photos. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ M ]. 2 Select S . 3 Align your subject in the frame.

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Capturing photos - Page 28

Basic functions 27 Capturing photos Digital zoom The Digital zoom is supported by default in Shooting mode. If you zoom in on a subject in Shooting mode and the zoom indicator is in the digital range, your camera is using the Digital zoom. By using both the 5X Optical zoom and 5X Digital zoom, you can zoom in up to 25 times. Optical range Digital range Zoom indicator • The Digital zoom is not available with the Smart Filter effect or Tracking AF option. • If you capture a photo with the Digital zoom, the photo quality may be lower than normal. ps Zooming You can capture close-up photos ..

Capturing photos - Page 29

Basic functions 28 Capturing photos Intelli zoom If the zoom indicator is in the Intelli range, your camera is using the Intelli zoom. Photo resolution varies according to the zoom rate if you use the Intelli zoom. By using both the Optical zoom and Intelli zoom, you can zoom in up to 10 times. Optical range Intelli range Zoom indicator Photo resolution when the Intelli zoom is on • The Inte li zoom is not available with the Smart Filter effect or Tracking AF option. • The Inte li zoom helps you capture a photo with less quality deterioration than the Digital zoom. However, the photo qu..

Reduce camera shake optically in Shooting mode. - Page 30

Basic functions 29 Capturing photos Reducing camera shake (OIS) Reduce camera shake optically in Shooting mode. S Before correction S After correction 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a ¡ OIS . 3 Select an option. Icon Description Off : OIS is deactivated. On : OIS is activated. ps • OIS may not function properly when: - you move your camera to fo low a moving subject - you use the Digital zoom - there is too much camera shake - the shutter speed is slow (for example, when you capture night scenes) - the battery is low - you capture a close-up shot • If you use the OIS functio..

Tips for getting a clearer photo - Page 31

Basic functions 30 Holding your camera correctly Ensure nothing is blocking the lens, flash, or microphone. Half-pressing the shutter button Half-press [ Shutter ] and adjust the focus. The camera adjusts the focus and exposure automatically. The camera sets the aperture value and shutter speed automatically. Focus frame • Press [ Shutter ] to capture the photo if the focus frame appears in green. • Change the composition and half-press [ Shutter ] again if the focus frame appears in red. Reducing camera shake Set the Optical Image Stabilization option option to reduce camera shake opt..

It may be difficult to get your subject in focus when: - Page 32

Basic functions 31 Preventing your subject from being out of focus It may be difficult to get your subject in focus when: - there is little contrast between the subject and background (for example, when your subject is wearing clothing that is similar in color to the background) - the light source behind the subject is too bright - the subject is shiny or reflective - the subject includes horizontal patterns, such as blinds - the subject is not positioned in the center of the frame Turn on the flash. (p. 52) Use the Continuous or Motion Capture function. (p. 68) Using the focus lock Half..

Extended functions - Page 33

Using the Smart Auto mode ………………………… 33 Using the Program mode …………………………… 35 Using the Live Panorama mode …………………… 36 Using the Picture-in-Picture mode ………………… 38 Using the Scene mode ……………………………… 39 Using the Magic Frame mode ……………………… 40 Using the Beauty Shot mode ……………………… 41 Using the Intelligent Portrait mode ………………… 42 Using the Funny Face mode ………………………… 43 Using the Night mode ……………………………… 44 Us..

The camera automatically selects a scene. An appropriate - Page 34

Extended functions 33 Using the Smart Auto mode In Smart Auto mode, your camera automatically chooses the appropriate camera settings based on the type of scene it detects. The Smart Auto mode is helpful if you are not familiar with the camera settings for various scenes. Icon Description Portraits with backlighting Portraits Close-up photos of objects Close-up photos of text Sunsets Blue skies Forested areas Close-up photos of colorful subjects Camera is stabilized or on a tripod (when shooting in the dark) Actively moving subjects Fireworks (when using a tripod) 4 Half-press [ Shutter ] t..

Using the Smart Auto mode - Page 35

Extended functions 34 Using the Smart Auto mode • If the camera does not recognize an appropriate scene mode, it uses the default settings for the S mode. • Even if it detects a face, the camera may not select a portrait mode depending on the subject's position or lighting. • The camera may not select the correct scene depending on the shooting conditions, such as camera shake, lighting, or distance to the subject. • Even if you use a tripod, the camera may not detect the mode if the subject is moving. • In S mode, the camera consumes more battery power, because it changes setting..

Using the Program mode - Page 36

Extended functions 35 Using the Program mode In Program mode, you can set most options, except the shutter speed and aperture value, which the camera sets automatically. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ M ]. 2 Select p . 3 Set the desired options. • For a list of options, refer to "Shooting options". (p. 48) 4 Align your subject in the frame, and then half-press [ Shutter ] to focus. 5 Press [ Shutter ] to capture the photo.

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Using the Live Panorama mode - Page 37

Extended functions 36 Using the Live Panorama mode In Live Panorama mode, you can capture a wide panoramic scene in a single photo. Capture and combine a series of photos to create a panoramic image. 5 With [ Shutter ] pressed, slowly move the camera in the direction that will let it capture the rest of the panorama. • When the viewfinder is aligned with the next scene, the camera captures the next photo automatically. 6 When you are finished, release [ Shutter ]. • When you have captured all the necessary shots, the camera combines them into one panoramic photo. S Shooting example 1 ..

Using the Live Panorama mode - Page 38

Extended functions 37 Using the Live Panorama mode • For best results when capturing panoramic photos, avoid the fo lowing: - moving the camera too quickly or too slowly - moving the camera too little to capture the next image - moving the camera at irregular speeds - shaking the camera - changing the camera direction while capturing a photo - shooting in dark places - capturing moving subjects nearby - shooting conditions where the brightness or color of light is changing • Selecting Live Panorama mode wi l disable the Digital and Optical zoom functions. If you select Live Panorama mod..

Using the Picture-in-Picture mode - Page 39

Extended functions 38 Using the Picture-in-Picture mode In the Picture-in-Picture mode, you can capture or select a full-sized background photo, and then insert a smaller photo into the foreground. 6 Press [ o ], and then press [ D / c / F / t ] to change the insertion size. 7 Press [ o ] to save the setting. 8 Half-press [ Shutter ] to focus, and then press [ Shutter ] to capture and insert a photo. • The insertion window appears larger when you half-press [ Shutter ], so that you can determine whether or not the subject is in focus. 9 To view the synthesized photo, press [ P ]. • Pres..

Using the Scene mode - Page 40

Extended functions 39 Using the Scene mode In Scene mode, you can capture a photo with options that are preset for a specific scene. Option Description Landscape Capture still-life scenes and landscapes. Text Clearly capture text from printed or electronic documents. Sunset Capture scenes at sunset, with natural-looking reds and yellows. Dawn Capture scenes at sunrise. Backlight Capture backlit subjects. Beach & Snow Reduce underexposure of subjects caused by sunlight reflected from sand or snow. • To change a scene mode, press [ m ], and then select s . You can select any of the sc..

Using the Magic Frame mode - Page 41

Extended functions 40 Using the Scene mode 6 Align your subject in the frame, and then half-press [ Shutter ] to focus. 7 Press [ Shutter ] to capture the photo. In Magic Frame mode, the resolution is automaticaly set to . Using the Magic Frame mode In Magic Frame mode, you can apply various frame effects to your photos. The shape and the feel of the photos will change according to the frame you select. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ M ]. 2 Select s ¡ Magic Frame . 3 Press [ m ]. 4 Select a ¡ Frame . 5 Select an option. Back Move Mural

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Using the Beauty Shot mode - Page 42

Extended functions 41 Using the Scene mode Using the Beauty Shot mode In Beauty Shot mode, you can capture a portrait with options to hide facial imperfections. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ M ]. 2 Select s ¡ Beauty Shot . 3 Press [ m ]. 4 Select a ¡ Face Tone . 5 Select an option. • For example, increase the face tone setting to make skin appear lighter. Back Move Level 2 6 Press [ m ]. 7 Select a ¡ Face Retouch . 8 Select an option. • For example, increase the face retouch setting to hide more imperfections. Back Move Level 2 9 Align your subject in the frame, and then half-press [ S..

Using the Intelligent Portrait mode - Page 43

Extended functions 42 Using the Scene mode Using the Intelligent Portrait mode In Intelligent Portrait mode, you can extract and save close-up portraits of an individual subject in a scene. Once the camera detects a face from the scene, it automatically enlarges it and crops the image around the face. The camera then saves the full scene and two close-up portraits as three separate files. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ M ]. 2 Select s ¡ Intelligent Portrait . 3 Align your subject in the frame, and then half-press [ Shutter ] to focus. 4 Press [ Shutter ] to capture the photo. • The origina..

Using the Funny Face mode - Page 44

Extended functions 43 Using the Scene mode Using the Funny Face mode In Funny Face mode, you can distort your subject’s face with funny effects. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ M ]. 2 Select s ¡ Funny Face . 3 Aim the camera at the subject's face. • The camera detects faces with the face detection function. 4 Press [ m ]. 5 Select a ¡ Funny Effect ¡ a funny effect. • You can review the face with the effect applied on the display. Back Up Nose Move 6 Press [ m ]. 7 Select a ¡ Distortion Level . 8 Adjust the distortion level. 9 Align your subject in the frame, and then half-press [ Shut..

Use a tripod to prevent blurry photos. - Page 45

Extended functions 44 Using the Scene mode 6 Select an option. • If you select AUTO , the aperture value or shutter speed will be adjusted automatically. 7 Align your subject in the frame, and then half-press [ Shutter ] to focus. 8 Press [ Shutter ] to capture the photo. • Use a tripod to prevent blurry photos. • When using the Night mode, the focus distance options are not available. Using the Night mode In Night mode, you can use a slow shutter speed to extend the time the shutter stays open. Increase the aperture value to prevent overexposure. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ M ]. 2 Se..

Using the Movie mode - Page 46

Extended functions 45 Using the Movie mode In Movie mode, you can record HD videos of up to 20 minutes in length. The camera saves recorded videos as MJPEG files. • Some memory cards may not support high definition recording. If your card does not, set a lower resolution. • Memory cards with slow writing speeds wi l not support high-resolution videos. To record high-resolution videos, use memory cards with faster write speeds. • If you use the zoom function when recording a video, the camera may record the noise of the zoom operating. To decrease zoom noise, use the Sound Alive func..

Using the Movie mode - Page 47

Extended functions 46 Using the Movie mode 9 Set desired options. • For a list of options, refer to "Shooting options". (p. 48) 10 Press [ Shutter ] to start recording. 11 Press [ Shutter ] again to stop recording. Pause recording The camera allows you to temporarily pause a video while recording. With this function, you can record separate scenes as a single video. Stop Record • Press [ o ] to pause while recording. • Press [ o ] to resume.

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The camera automatically selects a scene. An appropriate - Page 48

Extended functions 47 Using the Movie mode Using the Smart Scene Detection mode In Smart Scene Detection mode, your camera automatically chooses the appropriate camera settings based on the scene it has detected. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ M ]. 2 Select v . 3 Press [ m ]. 4 Select v ¡ Smart Scene Detection ¡ On . 5 Align your subject in the frame. • The camera automatically selects a scene. An appropriate scene icon will appear at the top left of the screen. Icon Description Landscapes Sunsets Blue skies Forested areas 6 Press [ Shutter ] to start recording. 7 Press [ Shutter ] again t..

Learn how to set the options in Shooting mode. - Page 49

Selecting a resolution and quality ………… 49 Selecting a resolution …………………… 49 Selecting an image quality ………………… 50 Using the timer ……………………………… 51 Shooting in the dark ……………………… 52 Preventing red-eye ……………………… 52 Using the flash …………………………… 52 Adjusting the ISO sensitivity ……………… 54 Changing the camera’s focus …………… 55 Using macro ……………………………… 55 Using auto focus ………………………… 55 Using tracking auto focus ..

Selecting a resolution and quality - Page 50

Shooting options 49 Selecting a resolution and quality Learn how to change the image resolution and quality settings. Icon Description 1984 X 1488 : Print on A5 paper. 1920 X 1080 : Print on A5 paper in panorama ratio (16:9) or play back on an HDTV. 1024 X 768 : Attach to an email. Setting the video resolution 1 In Video Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select v ¡ Movie Size . 3 Select an option. Icon Description 1280 X 720 HQ : High-quality files to play back on an HDTV. 640 X 480 : Files to play back on an analog TV. 320 X 240 : Post on a web page. v Selecting a resolution As you increase ..

Selecting a resolution and quality - Page 51

Shooting options 50 Selecting a resolution and quality Selecting an image quality Set the photo and video quality settings. Higher image quality settings will result in larger file sizes. Setting the photo quality The camera compresses and saves the photos you capture in the JPEG format. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a ¡ Quality . 3 Select an option. Icon Description Super Fine : Capture photos in super high quality. Fine : Capture photos in high quality. Normal : Capture photos in normal quality. pds Setting the video quality The camera compresses and saves the videos you rec..

The AF-assist light/timer lamp blinks. The camera will - Page 52

Shooting options 51 Using the timer Learn how to set the timer to delay shooting. Spdsv 3 Press [ Shutter ] to start the timer. • The AF-assist light/timer lamp blinks. The camera will automatically capture a photo after the specified time has elapsed. • Press [ Shutter ] or [ t ] to cancel the timer. • Depending on the Face Detection options or the Focus Area options you selected, the timer function may not be available. • Timer options are not available if you set Burst options. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ t ]. Off 2 Select an option. Icon Description Off : The timer is not activ..

In Shooting mode, press [ - Page 53

Shooting options 52 Shooting in the dark Learn how to capture photos at night or in low light conditions. Using the flash Use the flash when you capture photos in the dark or when you need more light in your photos. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ F ]. Auto 2 Select an option. Icon Description Off : • The flash will not fire. • The camera will display the shake warning when you are shooting in low light. Spds Preventing red-eye If the flash fires when you capture a photo of a person in the dark, a red glow may appear in the person’s eyes. To prevent this, select Red-eye or Red-eye F..

Shooting in the dark - Page 54

Shooting options 53 Shooting in the dark Icon Description Red-eye : • The flash will fire twice when the subject or background is dark to reduce the red-eye effect. • There is an interval between the 2 bursts of the flash. Do not move until the flash fires a second time. Auto : The flash will fire automatically when the subject or background is dark. Auto : The camera will select a proper flash setting for the scene it detects in Smart Auto mode. Available options may differ depending on the shooting conditions. • Flash options are not available if you set Burst options or sel..

Higher ISO sensitivities may result in more image noise. - Page 55

Shooting options 54 Shooting in the dark Adjusting the ISO sensitivity The ISO sensitivity is the measure of a film’s sensitivity to light as defined by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). The higher ISO sensitivity you select, the more sensitive to light your camera becomes. Use a higher ISO sensitivity to capture better photos and reduce camera shake when not using the flash. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a ¡ ISO . 3 Select an option. • Select to use an appropriate ISO sensitivity based on the brightness of the subject and lighting. Higher ISO sen..

Try to hold the camera firmly to prevent blurry photos. - Page 56

Shooting options 55 Changing the camera’s focus Learn how to adjust the camera’s focus to suit the subject and the shooting conditions. Using auto focus To capture sharp photos, select the appropriate focus option according to your distance from the subject. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ c ]. Normal (AF) Spsv Using macro Use macro to capture close-up photos of subjects, such as flowers or insects. • Try to hold the camera firmly to prevent blurry photos. • Turn off the flash if the distance to the subject is less than 40 cm. psv

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Changing the camera’s focus - Page 57

Shooting options 56 Changing the camera’s focus 3 Focus on the subject you want to track, and then press [ o ]. • A focus frame appears on the subject and follows the subject as you move the camera. • The white frame means that your camera is tracking the subject. • When you half-press [ Shutter ], the green frame means that your subject is in focus. 4 Press [ Shutter ] to capture the photo. 2 Select an option. Icon Description Normal (AF) : Focus on a subject farther than 80 cm away. 250 cm when you use the zoom. Macro : Focus on a subject that is 5-80 cm from the camera. 100-250 c..

Changing the camera’s focus - Page 58

Shooting options 57 Changing the camera’s focus Adjusting the focus area You can get clearer photos by selecting an appropriate focus area according to your subject's location in the scene. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a ¡ Focus Area . 3 Select an option. Icon Description Center AF : Focus on the center of the frame (suitable when subjects are located at or near the center). Multi AF : Focus on one or more of 9 possible areas. Tracking AF : Focus on and track the subject. (p. 56) Available options may differ depending on the shooting conditions. ps • If you do not select a..

Using Face Detection - Page 59

Shooting options 58 Using Face Detection If you use Face Detection options, your camera can automatically detect a human face. When you focus on a human face, the camera adjusts the exposure automatically. Use Blink Detection to detect closed eyes or Smile Shot to capture a smiling face. You can also use Smart Face Recognition to register faces and prioritize the focus on them. ps Detecting faces Your camera automatically detects up to 10 human faces in one scene. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a ¡ Face Detection ¡ Normal . The face nearest the camera or nearest the center of t..

Capturing a self portrait shot - Page 60

Shooting options 59 Using Face Detection Capturing a self portrait shot Capture photos of yourself. The camera sets the focus distance to close-up, and then emits a beep when ready. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a ¡ Face Detection ¡ Self-Portrait . 3 Compose your shot with the lens facing you. 4 When you hear a quick beep, press [ Shutter ]. When faces are located in the center, the camera beeps rapidly. If you turn Volume off in the sound settings, the camera wil not emit a beep. (p. 99) Capturing a smile shot The camera automatically releases the shutter when it detects a sm..

Using Smart Face Recognition - Page 61

Shooting options 60 Using Face Detection Using Smart Face Recognition The camera automatically registers faces that you frequently photograph. The Smart Face Recognition feature will automatically prioritize the focus on those faces and on favorite faces. The Smart Face Recognition feature is available only when you use a memory card. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a ¡ Face Detection ¡ Smart Face Recognition . • : Faces that you have registered as favorites. (To register faces as favorites, refer to page 61.) • : Faces that the camera has automatically registered. Detecting..

Registering faces as your favorites (My Star) - Page 62

Shooting options 61 Using Face Detection Registering faces as your favorites (My Star) You can register your favorite faces to prioritize the focus and exposure on those faces. This feature is available only when you use a memory card. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a ¡ Smart FR Edit ¡ My Star . 3 Align your subject’s face with the oval guideline, and then press [ Shutter ] to register the face. Back Set • The camera may recognize and register faces incorrectly depending on lighting conditions, drastic changes in the subject's pose or face, and whether or not the subject is..

Your favorite faces are indicated with a - Page 63

Shooting options 62 Using Face Detection Viewing your favorite faces 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a ¡ Smart FR Edit ¡ Face List . • To change the ranking of your favorite faces, press [ f ], and then select Edit Ranking . (p. 74) • To delete a favorite face, press [ f ], and then select Delete . (p. 75) • Capture photos of one person at a time when registering faces. • Capture 5 photos of the subject’s face for best results: one each from the front, left, right, above, and below. • When capturing photos from the left, right, above, and below, instruct the subject ..

Adjusting the exposure manually (EV) - Page 64

Shooting options 63 Adjusting brightness and color Learn how to adjust the brightness and color for better image quality. 3 Select a value to adjust the exposure. • The photo will be brighter as the exposure value increases. • When you adjust the exposure value, the icon will appear as shown below. 4 Press [ o ] to save your settings. • Once you adjust the exposure, the setting wi l be stored automatica ly. You may need to change the exposure value later to avoid overexposure or underexposure. • If you cannot decide on an appropriate exposure, select AEB (Auto Exposure Bracket). The..

The ACB feature is always on in Smart Auto mode. - Page 65

Shooting options 64 Adjusting brightness and color 3 Select an option. Icon Description Off : ACB is off. On : ACB is on. • The ACB feature is always on in Smart Auto mode. • The ACB feature is not available when you set Burst options or Smart Filter options. Compensating for backlighting (ACB) When the light source is behind your subject or there is high contrast between your subject and the background, your subject is likely to appear dark in the photo. In this case, set the Auto Contrast Balance (ACB) option. S Without ACB S With ACB 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a ¡ ACB..

The metering mode refers to the way in which a camera - Page 66

Shooting options 65 Adjusting brightness and color Icon Description Spot : • Your camera measures only the light intensity at the very center of the frame. • If a subject is not in the center of the frame, your photo may be improperly exposed. • Suitable for a subject with backlighting. Center-weighted : • Your camera averages the meter reading of the entire frame with emphasis placed on the center. • Suitable for photos with subjects in the center of the frame. Changing the metering option The metering mode refers to the way in which a camera measures the quantity of light. The b..

Selecting a White Balance setting - Page 67

Shooting options 66 Adjusting brightness and color Selecting a White Balance setting The color of your photo depends on the type and quality of the light source. If you want the color of your photo to be realistic, select a White Balance setting that is appropriate for the lighting conditions, such as Auto WB, Daylight, Cloudy, or Tungsten. Auto WB Daylight Cloudy Tungsten pv 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a or v ¡ White Balance . 3 Select an option. Icon Description Auto WB : Automatically set the White Balance based on the lighting conditions. Daylight : For outdoor photos on ..

Defining your own White Balance - Page 68

Shooting options 67 Adjusting brightness and color Defining your own White Balance You can customize the White Balance by capturing a photo of a white surface, such as a piece of paper, under the lighting conditions in which you intend to capture a photo. The White Balance feature will help you to match the colors in your photo with the actual scene. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a or v ¡ White Balance . 3 Scroll to Measure: Shutter . 4 Aim the lens at a piece of white paper, and then press [ Shutter ].

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Using burst modes - Page 69

Shooting options 68 Using burst modes It can be difficult to capture photos of fast-moving subjects or capture natural facial expressions and gestures of your subjects in photos. Also, it can be difficult to adjust the exposure correctly and select a proper light source. In these cases, select one of the burst modes. p Icon Description Motion Capture : While you are pressing [ Shutter ], the camera captures photos (6 photos per second; maximum of 30 photos). AEB : • Capture 3 consecutive photos, each with a different exposure: normal, underexposed, and overexposed. • Use a tripod to p..

Applying effects/Adjusting images - Page 70

Shooting options 69 Applying effects/Adjusting images Available filters while capturing a photo Icon Description Normal : No effect Miniature : Apply a tilt-shift effect to make the subject appear in miniature. Vignetting : Apply the retro-looking colors, high contrast, and strong vignette effect of Lomo cameras. Half Tone Dot : Apply a halftone effect. Sketch : Apply a pen sketch effect. Fish-eye : Blacken the edges of the frame and distort objects to imitate the visual effect of a fisheye lens. Defog : Make image clearer. Classic : Apply a black and white effect. Retro : Apply a sepia t..

Applying effects/Adjusting images - Page 71

Shooting options 70 Applying effects/Adjusting images Available filters while recording a video Icon Description Normal : No effect Palette Effect 1 : Create a vivid look with sharp contrast and strong color. Palette Effect 2 : Make scenes clean and clear. Palette Effect 3 : Apply a soft brown tone. Palette Effect 4 : Create a cold and monotone effect. Miniature : Apply a tilt-shift effect to make the subject appear in miniature. Vignetting : Apply the retro-looking colors, high contrast, and strong vignette effect of Lomo cameras. Fish-eye : Distort close objects to imitate the visual eff..

Applying effects/Adjusting images - Page 72

Shooting options 71 Applying effects/Adjusting images Adjusting images Adjust the sharpness, saturation, or contrast of your photos. 1 In Shooting mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a ¡ Image Adjust . 3 Select an option. • Contrast • Sharpness • Saturation -2 -1 0 +1 +2 -2 -1 0 +1 +2 -2 -1 0 +1 +2 Image Adjust Contrast Sharpness Saturation Back Move p 4 Press [ F / t ] to adjust each value. Contrast Description - Decrease the color and brightness. + Increase the color and brightness. Sharpness Description - Soften the edges on your photos (suitable for editing the photos on your computer). ..

Playback/Editing - Page 73

Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode …………………………… 73 Starting Playback mode ………………… 73 Viewing photos …………………………… 79 Playing a video …………………………… 81 Editing a photo ……………………………… 83 Resizing photos …………………………… 83 Rotating a photo ………………………… 83 Creating a close-up portrait ……………… 84 Applying Smart Filter effects ……………… 84 Adjusting your photos …………………… 85 Creating a print order (DPOF) …………… 87 Vie..

Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode - Page 74

Playback/Editing 73 Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Learn how to play back photos or videos and how to manage files. Photo file information Memory in use File Information Icon Description Print order has been set (DPOF) Protected file Photo includes a registered face (Available only when you use a memory card.) Folder name–File name To display file information on the screen, press [ D ]. Starting Playback mode View photos or play videos stored in your camera. 1 Press [ P ]. • The most recent file will be displayed. • If the camera is off, it will turn on and display the..

Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode - Page 75

Playback/Editing 74 Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Ranking your favorite faces You can rank your favorite faces. The favorite face feature is available only when you insert a memory card into the camera. 1 In Playback mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select u ¡ Face List Edit ¡ Edit Ranking . 3 Select a face from the list, and then press [ o ]. 2 3 4 6 7 8 5 9 Set Back Face List Edit 4 Press [ D / c ] to change the ranking of the face, and then press [ f ]. Video file information Play Capture Icon Description v Video file Protected file Folder name–File name Video length

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Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode - Page 76

Playback/Editing 75 Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Viewing files by category in Smart Album View files by category, such as date, face, or file type. 1 In Playback mode, rotate [ Zoom ] to the left. 2 Press [ m ]. 3 Select a category. Type Date Color Week Face Back Set Option Description Type View files by the file type. Date View files by the date they were saved. Color View files by the dominant color of the image. Week View files by the day of the week they were saved. Face View files by recognized faces and favorite faces. (Up to 20 people) Deleting favorite faces Yo..

Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode - Page 77

Playback/Editing 76 Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Viewing files as thumbnails Scan thumbnails of files. In Playback mode, rotate [ Zoom ] to the left to view thumbnails (3 at a time). Rotate [ Zoom ] to the left once or twice more to display more thumbnails (9 or 20 at a time). Rotate [ Zoom ] to the right to return to the previous view. Filter To Description Scroll through files Press [ D / c / F / t ]. Delete files Press [ f ], and then select Yes . 4 Press [ F / t ] to scroll through the files. • Press and hold [ F / t ] to scroll through files quickly. 5 Press [ o ] ..

Protect your files from accidental deletion. - Page 78

Playback/Editing 77 Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Protecting files Protect your files from accidental deletion. 1 In Playback mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select u ¡ Protect ¡ Select . • To protect all files, select All ¡ Lock . 3 Scroll to the file you want to protect, and then press [ o ]. • Press [ o ] again to cancel your selection. Select Set Protected file icon 4 Press [ f ]. You cannot delete or rotate a protected file. Deleting files Select files to delete in Playback mode. Deleting a single file You can select one file, and then delete it. 1 In Playback mode, s..

You can select all files, and then delete them at once. - Page 79

Playback/Editing 78 Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Deleting all files You can select all files, and then delete them at once. 1 In Playback mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select u ¡ Delete ¡ All . 3 When the pop-up message appears, select Yes . • All unprotected files are deleted. Copying files to a memory card Copy files from the internal memory to a memory card. 1 In Playback mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select u ¡ Copy to Card . 3 When the pop-up message appears, select Yes . Deleting multiple files You can select multiple files, and then delete them at once. 1 In Playback mode, pre..

Enlarge part of a photo or view photos as a slide show. - Page 80

Playback/Editing 79 Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode To Description Move the enlarged area Press [ D / c / F / t ]. Trim the enlarged photo Press [ o ], and then select Yes . (The trimmed photo will be saved as a new file. The original photo is retained in its original form.) When you view photos that were captured by another camera, the zoom ratio may differ. Viewing photos Enlarge part of a photo or view photos as a slide show. Enlarging a photo In Playback mode, rotate [ Zoom ] to the right to enlarge a portion of the photo. Rotate [ Zoom ] to the left to zoom out. Enlarged are..

Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode - Page 81

Playback/Editing 80 Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Playing a slide show Apply effects and audio to a slide show of your photos. The slide show function does not work for videos. 1 In Playback mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select C . 3 Select a slide show effect option. • Skip to step 4 to start a slide show with no effects. * Default Option Description Start Set whether or not to repeat the slide show. ( Play , Repeat ) Images Set the photos you want to view as a slide show. • All *: View all photos in a slide show. • Date : View photos captured on a specific date in a slide show. ..

Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode - Page 82

Playback/Editing 81 Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode * Default Option Description Music Set background audio. Effect • Set a scene change effect between photos. ( Off *, Calm , Shine , Relax , Lively , Sweet ) • Select Off to cancel effects. • When you use the Effect option, the interval between photos will be set to 1 second. 4 Select Start ¡ Play . • Select Repeat to loop the slide show. 5 View the slide show. • Press [ o ] to pause the slide show. • Press [ o ] again to resume the slide show. • Press [ o ], and then press [ F / t ] to stop the slide show and retur..

Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode - Page 83

Playback/Editing 82 Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Capturing an image from video 1 While viewing a video, press [ o ] at the point where you want to capture an image. 2 Press [ c ]. • The resolution of the captured image wi l be the same as the original video. • The captured image is saved as a new file.

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Learn how to edit photos. - Page 84

Playback/Editing 83 Editing a photo Learn how to edit photos. • The camera wi l save edited photos as new files. • When you edit photos, the camera wi l automatica ly convert them to a lower resolution. Photos that you rotate or resize manua ly are not automatica ly converted to a lower resolution. • You cannot edit the panoramic photos. Rotating a photo 1 In Playback mode, select a photo, and then press [ m ]. 2 Select e ¡ Rotate . 3 Select an option. Back Move Right 90˚ The camera wil overwrite the original file. Resizing photos Change the size of a photo and save it as a new ..

Creating a close-up portrait - Page 85

Playback/Editing 84 Editing a photo Creating a close-up portrait Extract the face of an individual subject from an existing photo. 1 In Playback mode, select a photo, and then press [ m ]. 2 Select e ¡ Intelligent Portrait . 3 Select Save to crop the photo around the detected face. • 2 cropped portraits are saved with consecutive file names. Save Back Move The Inteligent Portrait feature wil not function if: - no face is detected - more than 2 faces are detected - the detected facial area is larger than a certain ratio Applying Smart Filter effects Apply special effects to your photos. ..

Adjusting dark subjects (ACB) - Page 86

Playback/Editing 85 Editing a photo Adjusting your photos Learn how to correct red-eye, adjust the skin tone, and adjust the brightness, contrast, or saturation. If the center of a photo is dark, you can adjust it to be brighter. The camera will save an edited photo as a new file, but may convert it to a lower resolution. Adjusting dark subjects (ACB) 1 In Playback mode, select a photo, and then press [ m ]. 2 Select e ¡ Image Adjust ¡ ACB . 3 Press [ o ] to save your settings. Icon Description Vignetting : Apply the retro-looking colors, high contrast, and strong vignette effect of Lomo..

Playback/Editing - Page 87

Playback/Editing 86 Editing a photo Removing red-eye 1 In Playback mode, select a photo, and then press [ m ]. 2 Select e ¡ Image Adjust ¡ Red-eye Fix . 3 Press [ o ] to save your settings. Retouching faces 1 In Playback mode, select a photo, and then press [ m ]. 2 Select e ¡ Image Adjust ¡ Face Retouch . 3 Press [ o ]. 4 Press [ F / t ] to adjust the skin tone. • As the number increases, the skin tone appears brighter and smoother. 5 Press [ o ] to save your settings. Adjusting brightness, contrast, or saturation 1 In Playback mode, select a photo, and then press [ m ]. 2 Select e ..

Creating a print order (DPOF) - Page 88

Playback/Editing 87 Editing a photo Adding noise to the photo 1 In Playback mode, select a photo, and then press [ m ]. 2 Select e ¡ Image Adjust ¡ Add Noise . 3 Press [ o ] to save your settings. Creating a print order (DPOF) Select photos to print and save print options in the Digital Print Order Format (DPOF). This information is saved in the MISC folder on your memory card for convenient printing on DPOF- compatible printers. 1 In Playback mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select u ¡ DPOF ¡ Standard ¡ Select . • Select All to print all photos. 3 Scroll to a photo you want to print, rotate [ Z..

Printing photos as thumbnails - Page 89

Playback/Editing 88 Editing a photo Printing photos as thumbnails Print photos as thumbnails to check all the photos at once. 1 In Playback mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select u ¡ DPOF ¡ Index . 3 When the pop-up message appears, select Yes . • You can take the memory card to a print shop that supports DPOF (Digital Print Order Format) or you can print photos directly through a DPOF-compatible printer at home. • Photos with dimensions that are wider than the paper may be cut off on the left and right edges. Ensure that your photo dimensions are compatible with the paper you select. • You ca..

The camera automatically enters into Playback mode when - Page 90

Playback/Editing 89 Viewing files on a TV Play back photos or videos by connecting your camera to a TV with the A/V cable. 6 Turn on your TV, and then select the A/V video source with the TV remote control. 7 Turn on your camera. • The camera automatically enters into Playback mode when you connect it to a TV. 8 View photos or play videos using the camera buttons. • Depending on the TV model, you may see some digital noise or part of an image may not appear. • Images may not be centered on the TV screen depending on your TV settings. 1 In Shooting or Playback mode, press [ m ]. 2 Sel..

Transferring files to your Windows computer - Page 91

Playback/Editing 90 Transferring files to your Windows computer Transfer files to your Windows computer, edit them with Intelli-studio, and upload them to the web. • The requirements are recommendation only. Inte li-studio may not work properly even when the computer meets the requirements, depending on the condition of your computer. • If your computer does not meet the requirements, videos may not play correctly or it may take longer to edit videos. • Insta l DirectX 9.0c or later before you use Inte li-studio. • Your computer must be running Windows XP, Windows Vista, or Window..

Transferring files to your Windows computer - Page 92

Playback/Editing 91 Transferring files to your Windows computer 5 Turn on the camera. • When the Intelli-studio installation pop-up appears on the computer screen, follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation. • Once the Intelli-studio is installed on your computer, the computer recognizes the camera and launches the Intelli-studio automatically. If you set the USB option to Select Mode , select Computer in the pop-up window. 6 Select a destination folder on your computer, and then select Yes . • New files stored on the camera will automatically transfer to the sel..

Transferring files to your Windows computer - Page 93

Playback/Editing 92 Transferring files to your Windows computer Using Intelli-studio Intelli-studio allows you to play back and edit files. For details, select Help ¡ Help from the program toolbar. • You can update the firmware of your camera by selecting Web Support ¡ Upgrade firmware for the connected device from the program toolbar. • You cannot edit files directly on the camera. Transfer files to a folder on your computer before editing. • Inte li-studio supports the fo lowing formats: - Videos: MP4 (Video: H.264, Audio: AAC), WMV (WMV 7/8/9), AVI (MJPEG) - Photos: JPG, GI..

Connect the camera to your computer as a removable disk. - Page 94

Playback/Editing 93 Transferring files to your Windows computer Transferring files by connecting the camera as a removable disk Connect the camera to your computer as a removable disk. 1 In Shooting or Playback mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select n ¡ PC Software ¡ Off . 3 Turn off the camera. 4 Connect the camera to your computer with the USB cable. You must plug the smal end of the USB cable into your camera. If the cable is reversed, it may damage your files. The manufacturer is not responsible for any loss of data. No. Description 1 Open menus. 2 Display files in the selected folder. 3 Swi..

With Windows Vista and Windows 7, the methods for - Page 95

Playback/Editing 94 Transferring files to your Windows computer Disconnecting the camera (for Windows XP) With Windows Vista and Windows 7, the methods for disconnecting the camera are similar. 1 Verify that the status lamp is not blinking. • The status lamp blinks when transferring files. Wait until it stops. 2 Click on the tool bar at the bottom right of your computer screen. 3 Click the pop-up message. 4 Click the message box that indicates the camera can be removed safely. 5 Remove the USB cable. The camera may not disconnect safely while Inteli-studio is running. End the program be..

The computer recognizes the camera automatically and - Page 96

Playback/Editing 95 Transferring files to your Mac computer When you connect the camera to a Macintosh computer, the computer will automatically recognize the device. You can transfer files directly from the camera to the computer without installing any programs. Mac OS 10.4 or later is supported. 3 Turn on the camera. • The computer recognizes the camera automatically and displays a removable disk icon. If you set the USB option to Select Mode , select Computer in the pop-up window. 4 Double-click the removable disk icon. 5 Drag or save files to your computer. 1 Turn off the camera. 2..

Some options may not be supported by some printers. - Page 97

Playback/Editing 96 Printing photos with a PictBridge photo printer Print photos with a PictBridge-compatible printer by connecting your camera directly to the printer. Configuring print settings Press [ m ] to configure print settings. Images Size Layout Type Quality One Photo Auto Auto Auto Auto Exit Print Option Description Images Select whether to print the current photo or all photos. Size Set the print size. Layout Set the number of photos to be printed on a single sheet of paper. Type Set the type of paper. Quality Set the print quality. Date Print Set to print the date. File Name ..

Refer to options to configure your camera’s settings. - Page 98

Settings menu ………………………………………… 98 Accessing the settings menu ……………………… 98 Sound ……………………………………………… 99 Display ……………………………………………… 99 Settings ……………………………………………… 100 Settings Refer to options to configure your camera’s settings.

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Learn to configure your camera's settings. - Page 99

Settings 98 Settings menu Learn to configure your camera's settings. 3 Select an item. Exit Back Volume Start Sound Shutter Sound Beep Sound AF Sound Medium Off 1 1 On 4 Select an option. Back Set Volume Start Sound Shutter Sound Beep Sound AF Sound Off Low Medium High 5 Press [ m ] to return to the previous screen. Accessing the settings menu 1 In Shooting or Playback mode, press [ m ]. 2 Select a menu. Exit Change Shooting Sound Display Settings Volume Start Sound Shutter Sound Beep Sound AF Sound Option Description O Sound : Set various camera sounds and the volume. (p. 99) i Display : ..

Settings menu - Page 100

Settings 99 Settings menu Sound * Default Item Description Volume Set the volume of all sounds. ( Off , Low , Medium *, High ) Start Sound Set the sound the camera emits when you turn on your camera. ( Off *, 1 , 2 , 3 ) Shutter Sound Set the sound the camera emits when you press the shutter button. ( Off , 1 *, 2 , 3 ) Beep Sound Set the sound the camera emits when you press the buttons or switch modes. ( Off , 1 *, 2 , 3 ) AF Sound Set to emit a sound when you half-press the shutter button. ( Off , On *) Display * Default Item Description Function Description Display a brief description o..

Settings menu - Page 101

Settings 100 Settings menu * Default Item Description Display Brightness Adjust the brightness of the screen. ( Auto *, Dark , Normal , Bright ) Normal is fixed in Playback mode even if you have selected Auto . Quick View Set whether or not to review a captured image before returning to the Shooting mode. ( Off , On *) Power Save If you perform no operations for 30 seconds, the camera automatically switches to Power Save mode. ( Off *, On ) • In Power Save mode, press any button other than [ POWER ] to resume using the camera. • Even if you do not set the Power Save mode, the screen wi..

Intelligent Portrait - Page 102

Settings 101 Settings menu * Default Item Description File No. Specify how to name files. • Reset : Set the file number to start from 0001 when you insert a new memory card, format a memory card, or delete all files. • Series *: Set the file number to resume from the previous file number when you insert a new memory card, format a memory card, or delete all files. • The default name of the first folder is 100PHOTO and the default name of the first file is SAM_0001. • The file number increases by one, from SAM_0001 to SAM_9999, each time you take a picture. • The folder n..

Settings menu - Page 103

Settings 102 Settings menu * Default Item Description Video Out Set the video signal output for your region. • NTSC : USA, Canada, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Mexico • PAL (supports only BDGHI): Australia, Austria, Belgium, China, Denmark, England, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Kuwait, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand AF Lamp Set a light to automatically turn on in dark places to help you focus. ( Off , On *) USB Select the mode to use when you connect the camera to a computer or printer with a USB cable. • Computer *: Connect yo..

Appendixes - Page 104

Error messages ……………………………………… 104 Camera maintenance ………………………………… 105 Cleaning your camera ……………………………… 105 Using or storing the camera ………………………… 106 About memory cards ……………………………… 107 About the battery …………………………………… 110 Before contacting a service center ………………… 114 Camera specifications ……………………………… 117 Glossary ……………………………………………… 121 FCC notice ……………..

Error messages - Page 105

Appendixes 104 Error messages When the following error messages appear, try these remedies. Error message Suggested remedies File Error Delete the damaged file or contact a service center. File system not supported. Your camera does not support the FAT file structure of the inserted memory card. Format the memory card on the camera. Low Battery Insert a charged battery or recharge the battery. Memory Full Delete unnecessary files or insert a new memory card. No Image File Capture photos or insert a memory card that contains some photos. Error message Suggested remedies Card Error • Tur..

Cleaning your camera - Page 106

Appendixes 105 Camera maintenance Camera body Wipe gently with a soft, dry cloth. • Never use benzene, thinners, or alcohol to clean the device. These solutions can damage the camera or cause it to malfunction. • Do not press on the lens cover or use a blower brush on the lens cover. Cleaning your camera Camera lens and display Use a blower brush to remove dust and wipe the lens gently with a soft cloth. If any dust remains, apply lens cleaning liquid to a piece of lens cleaning paper and wipe gently.

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Using or storing the camera - Page 107

Appendixes 106 Camera maintenance Storing for extended period of time • When you store the camera for an extended period, place it in a sealed container with an absorbent material, such as silica gel. • Remove the batteries from your camera when storing it for an extended period. Installed batteries may leak or corrode over time and cause serious damage to your camera. • Over time, unused batteries will discharge and must be recharged before use. • The present date and time can be initialized when the camera is turned on after the camera and battery have been separated for over 40 h..

Supported memory cards - Page 108

Appendixes 107 Camera maintenance • Paint or metal on the outside of the camera may cause allergies, itchy skin, eczema, or swelling for people with sensitive skin. If you experience any of these symptoms, stop using the camera immediately and consult a doctor. • Do not insert foreign objects into any of your camera’s compartments, slots, or access points. Damage due to improper use may not be covered by your warranty. • Do not allow unqualified personnel to service the camera or attempt to service the camera yourself. Any damage that results from unqualified service is not covere..

Memory card capacity - Page 109

Appendixes 108 Camera maintenance Memory card capacity The memory capacity may differ depending on shooting scenes or shooting conditions. These capacities are based on a 1 GB microSD card: Photos Size Super Fine Fine Normal 105 206 303 120 234 343 140 275 406 166 323 469 319 607 858 522 954 1,336 858 1,431 1,878 1,582 2,505 3,006 Videos Size 30 FPS 15 FPS Approx. 3' 59" Approx. 7' 23" Approx. 9' 11" Approx. 17' 46" Approx. 32' 49" Approx. 59' 33" * The figures above are measured without using the zoom function. Available recording time may vary if you use the zoom. Several videos were rec..

The manufacturer is not responsible for any loss of data. - Page 110

Appendixes 109 Camera maintenance • Prevent memory cards from making contact with liquids, dirt, or foreign substances. If dirty, wipe the memory card clean with a soft cloth before you insert the memory card into your camera. • Do not allow liquids, dirt, or foreign substances to come in contact with memory cards or the memory card slot. Doing so may cause memory cards or the camera to malfunction. • When you carry a memory card, use a case to protect the card from electrostatic discharges. • Transfer important data to other media, such as a hard disk, CD, or DVD. • When you use ..

Use only Samsung-approved batteries. - Page 111

Appendixes 110 Camera maintenance Battery life Average shooting time/ Number of photos Test conditions (when the battery is fully charged) Photos Approximately 125 min/ Approximately 250 photos The battery life was measured under the following conditions: in p mode, in darkness, resolution, Fine quality, OIS on. 1. Set the flash option to Fill in , take a single shot, and zoom in or out. 2. Set the flash option to Off , take a single shot, and zoom in or out. 3. Perform steps 1 and 2, waiting 30 seconds between each step. Repeat the process for 5 minutes, and then turn off the camera for ..

Protect batteries, chargers, and memory cards from - Page 112

Appendixes 111 Camera maintenance Cautions about using the battery Protect batteries, chargers, and memory cards from damage Prevent batteries from making contact with metal objects, as this can create a connection between the + and – terminals of your battery and lead to temporary or permanent battery damage and may cause a fire or electric shock. Notes about charging the battery • If the status lamp is off, make sure that the battery is inserted correctly. • If the camera is on while charging, the battery may not fully charge. Turn off the camera before charging the battery. • Do..

Notes about charging with a computer connected - Page 113

Appendixes 112 Camera maintenance • If you reconnect the power cable when the battery is fully charged, the status lamp turns on for approximately 30 minutes. • Using the flash or recording videos depletes the battery quickly. Charge the battery until the red status lamp turns off. • If the status lamp blinks in red, reconnect the cable, or remove the battery and insert it again. • If you charge the battery when the cable is overheated or the temperature is too high, the status lamp may blink in red. Charging will start when the battery cools down. • Overcharging batteries may sh..

Personal injury or death can occur if the battery is - Page 114

Appendixes 113 Camera maintenance Personal injury or death can occur if the battery is handled carelessly or improperly. For your safety, follow these instructions for proper battery handling: • The battery can ignite or explode if not handled properly. If you notice any deformities, cracks, or other abnormalities in the battery, immediately discontinue use of the battery and contact a service center. • Use only authentic, manufacturer-recommend battery chargers and adapters and charge the battery only by the methods described in this user manual. • Do not place the battery near heati..

Before contacting a service center - Page 115

Appendixes 114 Before contacting a service center If you are having trouble with your camera, try these troubleshooting procedures before you contact a service center. If you have attempted the suggested remedy and are still having problems with your device, contact your local dealer or service center. When you leave your camera at a service center, be sure to also leave the other components that may have contributed to the malfunction, such as the memory card and battery. Situation Suggested remedies Cannot capture photos • There is no space on the memory card. Delete unnecessary files ..

Before contacting a service center - Page 116

Appendixes 115 Before contacting a service center Situation Suggested remedies The flash fires unexpectedly The flash may fire due to static electricity. The camera is not malfunctioning. The date and time are incorrect Set the date and time in the display settings. (p. 100) The display or buttons do not work Remove the battery, and then insert it again. The camera display responds poorly If you use your camera at very low temperatures, it may cause the camera screen to malfunction or discolor. For better performance of your camera screen, use your camera in moderate temperatures. The m..

Before contacting a service center - Page 117

Appendixes 116 Before contacting a service center Situation Suggested remedies The TV does not display your photos • Make sure that the camera is correctly connected to the TV with the A/V cable. • Make sure that your memory card contains photos. Your computer does not recognize your camera • Make sure that the USB cable is connected correctly. • Make sure that your camera is switched on. • Make sure that you are using a supported operating system. Your computer disconnects the camera while transferring files The file transmission may be interrupted by static electricity. Discon..

Camera specifications - Page 118

Appendixes 117 Camera specifications Range Wide (W) Tele (T) Normal (AF) 80 cm-infinity 250 cm-infinity Macro 5-80 cm 100-250 cm Auto Macro 5 cm-infinity 100 cm-infinity Shutter speed • Smart Auto: 8–1/2,000 sec. • Program: 1–1/2,000 sec. • Night: 8–1/2,000 sec. Exposure Control Program AE Metering Multi, Spot, Center-weighted, Face Detection Compensation ±2EV (1/3 EV Step) ISO equivalent Auto, ISO 80, ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO 1600, ISO 3200 Image sensor Type 1/2.3" (Approximately 7.76 mm) CCD Effective pixels Approximately 16.1 mega-pixels Total pixels Appr..

Camera specifications - Page 119

Appendixes 118 Camera specifications Flash Mode Off, Red-eye Fix, Slow Sync, Fill in, Red-eye, Auto Range • Wide: 0.3–4.2 m (ISO Auto) • Tele: 0.5–1.6 m (ISO Auto) Recharging time Approximately 5 sec. Shake reduction Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) Effect Photo Shooting mode • Smart Filter: Normal, Miniature, Vignetting, Half Tone Dot, Sketch, Fish-eye, Defog, Classic, Retro, Negative • Image Adjust: Contrast, Sharpness, Saturation Video Shooting mode Smart Filter: Normal, Palette Effect 1, Palette Effect 2, Palette Effect 3, Palette Effect 4, Miniature, Vignetting, Defog, Fi..

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Appendixes 119 Camera specifications Playback Type Single image, Thumbnails, Multi Slide Show with Music and Effect, Movie clip, Smart Album* * Smart Album category: Type, Date, Color, Week, Face Edit Resize, Rotate, Intelligent Portrait, Smart Filter, Image Adjust, Trim Effect • Image Adjust: ACB, Red-eye Fix, Face Retouch, Brightness, Contrast, Saturation, Add Noise • Smart Filter: Normal, Miniature, Vignetting, Soft Focus, Old Film 1, Old Film 2, Half Tone Dot, Sketch, Fish-eye, Defog, Classic, Retro, Negative Storage Media • Internal memory: Approximately 70 MB • External memor..

Camera specifications - Page 121

Appendixes 120 Camera specifications Interface Digital output connector USB 2.0 Audio input/output Internal speaker (Mono), Microphone (Mono) Video output A/V: NTSC, PAL (selectable) DC power input connector 5.0 V Power source Rechargeable battery Lithium-ion battery (BP70A, 700 mAh) Connector type Micro USB (5 pin) The power source may differ depending on your region. Dimensions (W X H X D) 93.5 X 56.4 X 16.9 mm (without protrusions) Weight 114.5 g (without battery and memory card) Operating Temperature 0–40 °C Operating Humidity 5–85 % Software Intelli-studio Specifications may cha..

Appendixes - Page 122

Appendixes 121 Glossary Composition Composition in photography means arranging objects in a photo. Usually, abiding by the rule of thirds leads to a good composition. DCF (Design rule for Camera File system) A specification to define a file format and file system for digital cameras created by the Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association (JEITA). Depth of field The distance between the nearest and farthest points that can be acceptably focused in a photograph. Depth of field varies with lens aperture, focal length, and distance from the camera to the subject..

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Appendixes 122 Glossary Flash A speed light that helps to create adequate exposure in low-light conditions. Focal length The distance from the middle of the lens to its focal point (in millimeters). Longer focal lengths result in narrower angles of view and the subject is magnified. Shorter focal lengths result in wider angles of view. Image sensor The physical part of a digital camera that contains a photosite for each pixel in the image. Each photosite records the brightness of the light that strikes it during an exposure. Common sensor types are CCD (Charge-coupled Device) and CMOS (Com..

Appendixes - Page 124

Appendixes 123 Glossary Noise Misinterpreted pixels in a digital image that may appear as misplaced or random, bright pixels. Noise usually occurs when photos are shot with a high sensitivity or when a sensitivity is automatically set in a dark place. OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) This feature compensates in real-time for shaking and vibrating while shooting. There is no image degradation compared to Digital Image Stabilization feature. Optical zoom This is a general zoom which can enlarge images with a lens and does not deteriorate quality of images. Quality An expression of the rate o..

Shutter speed - Page 125

Appendixes 124 Glossary Shutter speed Shutter speed refers to the amount of time it takes to open and close the shutter, and it is an important factor in the brightness of a photo, as it controls the amount of light which passes through the aperture before it reaches the image sensor. A fast shutter speed allows less time to let light in and the photo becomes darker and more easily freezes subjects in motion. Vignetting A reduction of an image’s brightness or saturation at the periphery (outer edges) compared to the center of the image. Vignetting can draw interest to subjects positioned ..

This Class [B] digital apparatus complies with Canadian - Page 126

Appendixes 125 Correct Disposal of This Product (Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment) (Applicable in the European Union and other European countries with separate collection systems) This marking on the product, accessories or literature indicates that the product and its electronic accessories (e.g. charger, headset, USB cable) should not be disposed of with other household waste at the end of their working life. To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health from uncontrolled waste disposal, please separate these items from other types of waste and recycle them respon..

Appendixes - Page 127

Appendixes 126 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 d..

Appendixes - Page 128

Appendixes 127 Index A AF-assist light Location 14 Settings 102 AF Lamp 102 AF Sound 99 Auto Contrast Balance (ACB) Playback mode 85 Shooting mode 64 Auto Exposure Bracket (AEB) 68 A/V port 14 B Battery Caution 111 Charging 18 Inserting 17 Beauty Shot mode 41 Blink Detection 60 Brightness Playback mode 86 Shooting mode 63 Burst modes Auto Exposure Bracket (AEB) 68 Continuous 68 Motion Capture 68 C Camera maintenance 105 Camera specifications 117 Capturing an image from video 82 Charging 18 Cleaning Camera body 105 Display 105 Lens 105 Connecting to a computer Mac 95 Windows 90 Contrast Pla..

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Appendixes 128 Index F Face Detection 58 Flash Auto 53 Fill in 53 Off 52 Red-eye 53 Red-eye Fix 53 Slow Sync 53 Focus Area Center AF 57 Multi AF 57 Tracking AF 57 Formatting 100 Function button 16 Funny Face mode 43 H Half-press shutter 30 I Icons Playback mode 73 Shooting mode 21 Image Adjustment ACB 64 Add Noise 87 Brightness Playback mode 86 Shooting mode 63 Contrast Playback mode 86 Shooting mode 71 Red-eye 86 Saturation Playback mode 86 Shooting mode 71 Sharpness 71 Image Quality 50 Imprint 101 Intelligent Portrait mode Playback mode 84 Shooting mode 42 Intelli-studio 92 Intelli zoom 2..

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Appendixes 129 Shutter button 14 Slide Show 80 Smart Album 75 Smart Auto mode 33 Smart Face Recognition 60 Smart Filter Playback mode 84 Shooting mode 69 Smart Scene Detection mode 47 Smile Shot 59 Sound settings 25 Start Image 99 Status Lamp 15 S Saturation Playback mode 86 Shooting mode 71 Scene mode 39 Self-Portrait 59 Service Center 114 Settings 100 Sharpness 71 Shooting Portraits Beauty Shot mode 41 Blink Detection 60 Face Detection 58 Funny Face mode 43 Intelligent Portrait mode 42 Red-eye 53 Red-eye fix 53 Self-Portrait 59 Smart Face Recognition 60 Smile Shot 59 Q Quick View 100 R R..

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Appendixes 130 T Thumbnails 76 Timer Shooting mode 51 Timer lamp 14 Time settings 20 Time zone settings 19, 100 Transferring files Mac 95 Windows 90 Tripod mount 14 U Unpacking 13 USB port 14 V Video Playback mode 81 Shooting mode 45 Video Out 102 Viewing files Panoramic photos 80 Slide show 80 Smart Album 75 Thumbnails 76 TV 89 W White Balance 66 Z Zoom Using the zoom 27 Zoom button 15 Zoom sound settings 45 Index

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