Olympus SP-570UZ manual

User manual for the Olympus SP-570UZ in English. This PDF manual has 100 pages.

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DIGITAL CAMERA Instruction Manual Getting to know your camera better Quick Start Guide This manual will help you get started using your camera right away. Button operations Menu operations Printing pictures Using OLYMPUS Master ( Thank you for purchasing an Olympus digital camera. Before you start to use your new camera, please read these instructions carefully to enjoy optimum performance and a longer service life. Keep this manual in a safe place for future reference. ( We recommend that you take test shots to get accustomed to your camera before taking important photographs. ( In the interest of continually improving products, Olympus reserves the right to update or modify information contained in this manual. ( The screen and camera illustrations shown in this manual were produced during the development stages and may differ from the actual product. Appendix SP-570UZ d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 1 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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2 EN Contents Quick Start Guide P.3 Camera diagram P.11 Learn the names of the camera parts and get a general grasp of the camera’s functions. Use this section as reference for the functions. Button operations P.16 Test out the functions of the camera buttons by following the illustrations and trying them out on the camera. Operations using the control panel P.29 Learn how to use the control panel to perform basic operations, and then try them out. Menu operations P.32 Learn everything about the menus, from basic operations to the functions of each menu and their various settings. Printing pictures P.59 Learn how to print pictures you have taken. Using OLYMPUS Master P.64 Learn how to transfer and save pictures to a computer. Getting to know your camera better P.68 Find out more about your camera and learn what to do when you have a question regarding operations. Appendix P.81 Read about convenient functions and safety precautions on how to use your camera more effectively. d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 2 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 3 Quick Start Guide Gather these items (box contents) Pull the strap tight so that it does not come loose. ck Start Guide Digital Camera Strap Lens Cap Lens Cap String AA Batteries (four) USB cable AV Cable OLYMPUSMaster2 CD-ROM Items not shown: Instruction Manual (this manual), warranty card. Contents may vary depending on purchase location. Attach the strap and the lens cap 3 4 • Attach the strap to the other eyelet in the same manner. d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 3 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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4 EN Quick Start Guide Prepare the camera a. Load batteries into the camera 1 2 3 5 6 7 4 Slide the battery compartment lock from ) to = and ensure that the battery compartment cover is securely locked (7). Failure to do so may cause the battery compartment cover to open during shooting and the batteries to fall out, resulting in loss of image data. Battery compartment lock d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 4 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 5 Quick Start Guide Prepare the camera b. Insert the (optional) xD-Picture Card into the camera This camera allows you to take pictures without using an optional xD- Picture Card™ (hereinafter called the card). When taking pictures without the card, pictures will be stored in the internal memory. For details on the card, please refer to “The card” (P.85). 4 5 3 2 1 Card cover Notch Contact area Make sure the card is correctly oriented and insert it straight into the card slot. Insert the card until it clicks into place. To remove the card, push it all the way in, release it slowly and remove. d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 5 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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6 EN Quick Start Guide Turn the camera on This explains how to turn on the camera in shooting mode. a. Set the mode dial to h. Still picture shooting modes b. Remove the lens cap and set the camera’s power switch to ON. To turn off the camera, set the power switch to OFF. h The camera determines the optimum settings for the shooting conditions automatically. P The camera automatically sets the optimum aperture value and shutter speed. A This function allows you to change the aperture manually. S This function allows you to change the shutter speed manually. M This function allows you to change the aperture and shutter speed manually. r This function allows you to set each shooting function manually and use as your original shooting mode. s This function allows you to shoot pictures by selecting a scene according to the shooting condition. g This function allows you to set the target items by following the shooting guide displayed on the screen. When shooting movies (shooting mode) When shooting still pictures (shooting mode) When viewing pictures (playback mode) • When the date and time have not yet been set, this screen will appear. X Y M Y M D D TIME ---- -- -- -- -- MENU CANCEL Power switch Tips The directions of the arrow pad are indicated with 124 3 in this manual. 4 3 2 1 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 6 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 7 Quick Start Guide Set date and time a. Press the 1 z button and the 2Y button to select [Y]. The first two digits of [Y] are fixed. b. Press the 3# button. c. Press the 1 z button and the 2Y button to select [M]. About the date and time setting screen Y-M-D (Year-Month-Day) Exits a setting. Minute Date formats (Y/M/D, M/D/Y, D/M/Y) Hour X Y M Y M D D TIME ---- -- -- -- -- MENU CANCEL 1 z button 2Y button 2008 -- -- -- -- X Y M Y M D D TIME MENU CANCEL 3# button 2008 08 -- -- -- X Y M Y M D D TIME MENU CANCEL d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 7 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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8 EN Quick Start Guide Set date and time d. Press the 3# button. e. Press the 1 z button and the 2Y button to select [D]. f. Press the 3# button. g. Press the 1 z button and the 2Y button to select the hours and minutes. The time is displayed in the 24-hour format. h. Press the 3# button. i. Press the 1 z button and the 2Y button to select [Y/M/D]. j. After all items have been set, press the o button. For precise time setting, press the o button as the time signal strikes 00 seconds. 2008 08 26 -- -- X Y M Y M D D TIME MENU CANCEL 2008 08 26 12 30 OK X Y M Y M D D TIME MENU CANCEL SET 2008 08 26 12 30 OK X Y M D TIME MENU CANCEL SET Y Y M M D D o button 10M 10M 4 4 IN AUTO NORM NORM The number of remaining still pictures is displayed. d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 8 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 9 Quick Start Guide Take a picture a. Hold the camera b. Focus The AF target mark lights in green when the focus and exposure are locked. The shutter speed and aperture value are displayed. If the AF target mark blinks in red, the focus is not adjusted properly. Try locking the focus again. c. Shoot a. Press the u button. b. While looking through the viewfinder, rotate the diopter adjustment dial little by little. When you can see the icons in the viewfinder clearly, adjustment is complete. 10M 10M 4 4 IN AUTO NORM NORM Horizontal grip Vertical grip Shutter button AF target mark 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 AUTO (Pressed Halfway) Shutter button The card access lamp blinks. (Pressed Completely) Adjusting the viewfinder’s focus using the diopter Diopter adjustment dial u button Viewfinder d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 9 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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10 EN Quick Start Guide View pictures a. Set the mode dial to q. a. Press the 4& button and the 3# button to display the picture you want to erase. b. Press the f/S button. c. Press the 1 z button to select [YES], and press the o button to erase the picture. Arrow pad Next Picture Prev. Picture Mode Dial 1 1 IN 10M 10M 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 100-0001 100-0001 NORM NORM Erase pictures ERASE ERASE OK IN NO NO YES SET CANCEL MENU f/S button 3# button 4& button 1 z button o button IN ERASE ERASE NO YES YES OK SET CANCEL MENU d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 10 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 11 Camera diagram Camera Flash (P.23, P.43) Microphone Strap Eyelet (P.3) Lens Shutter Button (P.9, P.21) F Button (Exposure Compensation) (P.22) Strap Eyelet (P.3) AF/MF Switch (P.24) j Button (Drive) (P.24) #UP Button (Flash Pop-up) (P.23) Connector Cover (P.56, P.59, P.65) Multi-connector (P.56, P.59, P.65) DC-IN Jack (P.86) Card Cover (P.5) Card Slot (P.5) Self-TimerLamp/AFIlluminator (P.28, P.38, P.42) d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 11 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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12 EN Zoom Ring (P.21) Hot Shoe (P.82) Mode Dial (P.6, P.16) Control Dial (P.22) PowerSwitch (P.6, P.16) Tripod Socket Speaker Battery Compartment Cover (P.4) Battery Compartment Lock (P.4) Monitor (P.13, P.54) DISP./E Button (P.26) m Button (P.25) f/S Button (Shadow Adjustment Technology/Erase) (P.25) Arrow Pad (P.27) o Button (OK/FUNC) (P.28) u Button (Monitor/Viewfinder) (P.22) AEL AFL/m Button (AE Lock, AF Lock/Sequential Playback) (P.23) q/P Button (Playback/Print) (P.25, P.61) Viewfinder (P.9) Diopter Adjustment Dial (P.9) z Button (Custom) (P.27) # Button (Flash) (P.23) Y Button (Self-timer) (P.28) & Button (Macro) (P.27) Card Access Lamp (P.9, P.67, P.73) d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 12 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 13 ( Shooting mode Monitor Symbols & Icons Item Indication Ref. Page 1 Shooting mode P, c, B, F, U, A, etc. P.6, P.16, P.37 2 Flash mode !, #, H, $, etc. P.23 3 Silent mode j P.45 4 Digital image stabilization h P.42 5 Macro mode Super macro mode & % P.27 6 Shadow Adjustment Technology f P.25 7 Noise reduction T P.44 8 AE lock mark B P.23 9 Battery check Z = full power, [ = low power P.76 10 AF lock mark Manual focus AF predict ^ a { P.23 P.24 P.42 11 Flash standby Camera movement warning/Flash charge # Lit # Blinks P.68 12 Flash intensity control w -2.0 - +2.0 P.42 13 Saturation 6 -5 - +5 P.44 14 Sharpness N -5 - +5 P.44 15 Contrast J -5 - +5 P.44 16 Conversion lens 1 P.45 17 Sound record R P.50 18 Dual time l P.55 19 Alarm k P.55 20 Number of storable still pictures Remaining recording time 4 00:34 P.8 P.72 Movie Still picture 10M 10M +2.0 +2.0 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 +2.0 +2.0 +2 +2 +2 +2 +2 +2 4 4 IN ISO 1600 ISO 1600 AFL NR AEL +2.0 +2.0 12s 12s FINE FINE C 1 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 24 25 23 26 32 33 31 30 29 28 27 2 5 4 9 6 7 8 3 22 +2.0 +2.0 IN 00:34 00:34 VGA VGA 15 15 12s 12s 1 17 18 20 19 22 21 23 26 33 31 29 28 27 2 5 4 9 3 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 13 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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14 EN 21 Current memory B: Pictures are recorded to the internal memory No indication: Pictures are recorded to the card P.85 22 AF target mark R P.9, P.21, P.41 23 Self-timer Y, W P.28 24 Aperture value F2.8 to F8.0 P.17 25 Shutter speed 15", 1/2, 1/400, 1/2000, BULB, etc. P.17 26 Exposure compensation -2.0 - +2.0 P.22 27 Image quality Compression Frame rate P, Q M (Normal), L (Fine) O (15 frames/sec.), N (30 frames/sec.) P.34 P.34 P.35 28 Image size F, H, D, C, etc. P.34 29 Spot metering n, J P.41 30 ISO ISO 100, ISO 800, ISO 1600 etc. P.40 31 White balance 5, 3, 1, w - y, V P.39 32 Drive j, c, d, g, i, 7 P.24, P.40 33 White balance compensation B1 - B7, R1 - R7 P.43 Item Indication Ref. Page d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 14 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 15 ( Playback mode Item Indication Ref. Page 1 Silent mode j P.45 2 Print reservation/Number of prints <x10 P.62 3 Sound record H P.50 4 Protect 9 P.50 5 Sequential Playback/Sequential Pictures Auto Playback s P.20 6 Battery check Z = full power, [ = low power P.76 7 Shutter speed 15", 1/2, 1/60, 1/1000, etc. P.17 8 Aperture value F2.8 to F8.0 P.17 9 Exposure compensation -2.0 - +2.0 P.22 10 White balance WB AUTO, 5, 3, 1, w - y, V P.39 11 Image size F, H, D, C, etc. P.34 12 File number M100-0004 P.54 13 Frame number Playing time/Total recording time 4 00:14/00:34 — P.19 14 Current memory B: Playing back the picture in the internal memory No indication: Playing back the picture in the card P.85 15 Image quality Compression Frame rate P M (Normal), L (Fine) O (15 frames/sec.), N (30 frames/sec.) P.34 P.34 P.35 16 ISO ISO 100, ISO 800, ISO 1600 etc. P.40 17 Date and time 2008.08.26 12:30 P.7, P.54 Movie Still picture 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 100-0004 100-0004 00:14 /00:34 00:14 /00:34 IN VGA VGA 15 15 12 17 10 11 13 15 3 4 6 1 14 10M 10M 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 4 4 +2.0 +2.0 F3.5 F3.5 10 10 IN x x 100-0004 100-0004 NORM NORM 1/1000 1/1000 ISO 1600 ISO 1600 2 11 12 10 8 7 9 13 3 4 6 5 1 17 14 15 16 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 15 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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16 EN Button operations Button operations Set the mode dial to the desired shooting or playback mode. • Some functions cannot be set depending on the position of the mode dial. g “Functions available in shooting modes” (P.79) The camera determines the optimum settings for the shooting conditions automatically. Settings in the [CAMERA MENU] such as WB and ISO sensitivity cannot be changed. The camera automatically sets the optimum aperture value and shutter speed for the brightness of the subject. Settings in the [CAMERA MENU] such as WB and ISO sensitivity can be changed. 1 Power switch Turning the camera on and off Power on: Shooting mode • Monitor turns on • Lens extends Playback mode • Monitor turns on 2 Mode dial Switching between shooting and playback modes h Shooting pictures with full automatic settings P Set the optimum aperture value and shutter speed Playback mode Shooting mode Shooting mode Flash mode Drive mode Macro mode/ Super macro mode 10M 10M P 4 4 IN NORM NORM 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 12s 12s Self-timer c d e f g 7 8 1 2 5 3 6 4 9 a b The number of remaining still pictures is displayed. h 0 j i k d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 16 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 17 Button operations Turn the control dial. Press F to switch between the aperture value and the shutter speed. To take long exposure (bulb) shots Turn the control dial toward G to set the shutter speed to BULB. The shutter remains open as long as the shutter button is pressed. (Bulb shooting is only possible when [ISO] is set to [64] (maximum time: 8 minutes).) A Changing the aperture value for shooting pictures Turn the control dial. The camera automatically sets the shutter speed. Aperture value : Turning toward U increases the aperture value. : Turning toward G decreases the aperture value. When the correct exposure cannot be obtained, the aperture value is displayed in red. S Changing the shutter speed for shooting pictures Turn the control dial. The camera automatically sets the aperture value. Shutter speed : Turning toward U sets the shutter speed faster. : Turning toward G sets the shutter speed slower. When the correct exposure cannot be obtained, the shutter speed is displayed in red. M Changing the aperture value and shutter speed for shooting pictures Exposure differential When this range has been exceeded ±3.0EV, the exposure differential is displayed in red. Aperture value : Turning toward U increases the aperture value. : Turning toward G decreases the aperture value. Shutter speed : Turning toward U sets the shutter speed faster. : Turning toward G sets the shutter speed slower. 1/1000 1/1000 F4.0 F4.0 A 10M 10M 4 4 IN NORM NORM Adjustment range W : F2.8 to F8.0 T : F4.5 to F8.0 1/100 1/100 F2.8 F2.8 S 10M 10M 4 4 IN NORM NORM Adjustment range 1/2 to 1/1000 (When [NOISE REDUCT.] is set to [ON]: up to 4 sec.) 1/1000 1/1000 F2.8 F2.8 +2.0 +2.0 M 10M 10M 4 4 IN NORM NORM Adjustment range Aperture value: F2.8 to F8.0 (The aperture value varies depending on the zoom position.) Shutter speed: 15" to 1/2000 (The shutter speed varies depending on the aperture value.) d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 17 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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Button operations 18 EN This mode allows you to set the shooting functions, save up to 4 shooting modes manually, and use them as your original shooting modes. g “MY MODE SETUP Setting and saving shooting-related functions” (P.57) Use the function menu or control panel to switch the registered My Mode. g “My 1/2/3/4 Switching the registered original shooting mode” (P.28) “Switching My Mode” (P.31) You can shoot pictures by selecting a scene mode according to the situation. Select a scene mode/Change to another scene mode • Press m and select [SCN] from the top menu. • By switching to another scene mode, most settings will be changed to the default settings of the new scene mode. g “s (Scene) Shooting pictures by selecting a scene according to the situation” (P.37) Shooting pictures by comparing previews of different effects When [R] (movies) is set to [ON], audio is recorded with the movie. • When recording with sound, only the digital zoom can be used. To use the optical zoom, set [R] (movies) to [OFF]. To zoom in when recording with sound, set [DIGITAL ZOOM] to [ON]. g “R (movies) Recording sound with movies” (P.45) “DIGITAL ZOOM Zooming in on your subject” (P.41) r Shooting pictures with your own original modes s Shoot pictures by selecting a scene mode according to the situation g Follow the shooting guide to take better pictures This function allows you to set the target items by following the shooting guide displayed on the screen. • Press m to display the shooting guide again. • To change the setting without using the shooting guide, select another shooting mode. • Functions set using the shooting guide will revert to the default settings when m is pressed or when the shooting mode is changed. Select one of the [1 Shoot w/ effects preview.] options from the [SHOOTING GUIDE] menu to preview a live, multi-frame window on the monitor showing different levels of the selected shooting effect. You can use the four preview frames to compare the desired settings/effects. • Use the arrow pad to select the frame with the desired settings, and press o. The camera automatically switches to shooting mode and allows you to shoot with the selected effect. n Recording movies 1 2 3 4 5 OK SET SHOOTING GUIDE Shoot w/ effects preview. Brightening subject. Shooting into backlight. Set particular lighting. Blurring background. Use 4 3 to change the display. When [Exposure effects.] is selected 0.0 0.0 +0.3 +0.3 +0.7 +0.7 +1.0 +1.0 Exposure effects. d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 18 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 19 Button operations • When [IMAGE STABILIZER] is set to [ON], continuous movie recording for a long period will cause the camera’s internal temperature to rise and the camera may stop operation automatically. Remove the battery and allow the camera to cool down for some time before you begin shooting again. Or you can set [IMAGE STABILIZER] to [OFF]. In addition, the temperature of the camera’s exterior also rises during usage. This is not a malfunction. The last picture taken is displayed. • Press the arrow pad to view other pictures. • Use the control dial to switch between close-up playback, index display and calendar display. g “Control dial Index display/Calendar display/Close-up playback” (P.22) Playing back movies Select a movie in the playback mode and press o to play. Operations during movie playback • Press o to pause the playback. This icon lights red during movie recording. The remaining recording time is displayed. When the remaining recording time reaches 0, recording will stop automatically. q Viewing pictures you have taken/Selecting playback mode 00:34 00:34 REC REC 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 100-0004 100-0004 4 4 IN MOVIE PLAY OK 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 100-0004 100-0004 00:12 /00:34 00:12 /00:34 IN 1 : Increases the volume. 2 : Reduces the volume. 3 : Each time you press the button, the playback speed changes in the following order: 2×; 20×; and back to 1×. 4 : Plays the movie in reverse. Each time you press the button, the playback speed changes in the following order: 1×; 2×; 20×; and back to 1×. Playing time/Total recording time d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 19 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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Button operations 20 EN Operations during pause • To resume the movie, press o. • To cancel the playback of the movie in the middle of it or during pause, press m. Viewing panoramic pictures taken with [COMBINE IN CAMERA 1] [COMBINE IN CAMERA 2] (Panorama playback) • Use the arrow pad to select a panoramic picture, and then press o. Scrolling from left to right or from bottom to top starts automatically. • Turn the control dial to zoom in or out while a picture is scrolling. Use the arrow pad to change the scrolling direction of a zoomed in picture. • To stop or resume scrolling in the original magnification, press o. • To exit panorama playback, press m. g “PANORAMA Taking and combining panoramic pictures” (P.36) Displaying pictures that have been shot continuously in index view (Sequential Playback) / Auto playing back of pictures that have been shot continuously (Sequential Pictures Auto Playback) Only the first frame will be displayed for pictures that have been shot continuously using the following options. [j] [c] [d] [i] [BKT] [TIMELAPSE] [AUCTION] [SHOOT & SELECT1] [SHOOT & SELECT2] [SMILE SHOT] • Select the pictures with s icon and press AEL AFL/m to play back in index view (Sequential Playback). Press AEL AFL/m again to return to the first frame. • Select the pictures with s icon and press o to play back automatically (Sequential Pictures Auto Playback). • This function is only available for pictures taken with this model. • When the first frame is displayed, changes to any of the following functions will be applied to all the sequential pictures in the series: 0/y/PRINT ORDER/ERASE To configure settings to individual pictures, press AEL AFL/m to display the pictures in index view first before configuring. 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 100-0004 100-0004 00:14 /00:34 00:14 /00:34 IN / 1 : Displays the first frame. 2 : Displays the last frame. 3 : Displays the next frame. 4 : Displays the previous frame. 2 2 IN EXPAND 100-0002 100-0002 10M 10M 2 2 IN BACK AEL AFL/m d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 20 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 21 Button operations Shooting still pictures Set the mode dial to h, P, A, S, M, r, g or s, and lightly press the shutter button (halfway). The AF target mark lights in green when the focus and exposure are locked (focus lock). The shutter speed and aperture value are displayed (only when the mode dial is set to h, P, A, S or M). Now press the shutter button all the way (completely) to shoot a picture. Recording movies Set the mode dial to n, and press the shutter button halfway to lock the focus, and then press the shutter button completely to start recording. Press the shutter button again to stop recording. Turn the zoom ring to zoom in on your subject when shooting. Optical zoom ratio: 20× Note • When the camera is mounted on a tripod, if the tripod pad is too big, it may obstruct rotation of the zoom ring. 3 Shutter button Shooting pictures Locking the focus and then composing the shot (Focus lock) Compose your picture with the focus locked, and then fully press the shutter button to shoot a picture. • If the AF target mark blinks in red, the focus is not adjusted properly. Try locking the focus again. 4 Zoom ring Zooming while shooting 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 P AF target mark Zoom out Zoom in W W T T 10M 10M P 4 4 IN NORM NORM 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 W W T T 10M 10M P 4 4 IN NORM NORM 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 21 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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Button operations 22 EN Turn the control dial toward G or U to change the picture display in playback mode. Toggles between the monitor and viewfinder. 5 Control dial Index display/Calendar display/Close-up playback 6 F button Changing picture brightness (Exposure Compensation) Press F in shooting mode and turn the control dial to adjust the brightness. Press F again to confirm your selection. • Adjustable from - 2.0EV to +2.0 EV : Turn the control dial toward U to make the picture brighter. : Turn the control dial toward G to make the picture darker. 7 u button Monitor/Viewfinder Close-up playback • Turn the control dial toward U to incrementally enlarge the picture up to 10 times the original size. Turn the control dial toward G to reduce the size. • Use the arrow pad during close- up playback to scroll around the picture. • Press o to return to the single- frame playback. Index display • Use the arrow pad to select a picture for playback, and press o to play back the single- frame of the picture selected. Calendar display • Use the arrow pad to select the date, and press o or turn the control dial toward U to display the pictures on the date selected. Single-frame playback • Use the arrow pad to browse pictures. 08 08 27 27 28 28 29 29 30 30 31 31 1 1 2 2 SUN SUN MON MON TUE TUE WED WED THU THU FRI FRI SAT SAT 2008 2008 3 3 4 4 5 5 6 6 7 7 8 8 9 9 10 10 11 11 12 12 13 13 14 14 15 15 16 16 17 17 18 18 19 19 20 20 21 21 22 22 23 23 24 24 25 25 26 26 27 27 28 28 29 29 30 30 31 31 1 1 2 2 3 3 4 4 IN 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 4 4 IN 12:30 12:30 4 4 IN 10M 10M 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 100-0004 100-0004 NORM NORM 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 10 10 x x 4 4 IN 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 4 4 IN 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 4 4 IN G U G G U G G U G U U 1/1000 1/1000 F8.0 F8.0 +2.0 +2.0 P 10M 10M 4 4 IN NORM NORM d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 22 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 23 Button operations Assign [AE LOCK], [AF LOCK] or [AF LOCK + AE LOCK] to AEL AFL so that the function concerned is enabled by pressing AEL AFL in shooting mode. g “AEL/AFL BUTTON Registering the AE lock and AF lock functions” (P.57) Only the first frame is displayed for pictures that have been shot continuously. Press m in the playback mode to display continuously shot pictures in index view. g “Displaying pictures that have been shot continuously in index view (Sequential Playback) / Auto playing back of pictures that have been shot continuously (Sequential Pictures Auto Playback)” (P.20) Opens the flash. Press #UP to take a picture with flash. Press #UP in shooting mode to open the flash. Then press 3# to select the flash setting. Press o to confirm your selection. 8 AEL AFL/m button Locking the focus position and exposure/Playing back continuously shot pictures in index display AEL AFL Locking the focus position and exposure zLocking the focus position and exposure (AF lock + AE lock) • Assign [AF LOCK + AE LOCK] to AEL AFL. The metering value is saved by pressing AEL AFL and the focus and exposure are locked. ^ (AF lock mark) and B (AE lock mark) are displayed on the monitor. Press AEL AFL again to cancel the AF lock + AE lock. Each time you press the button, the focus and exposure are locked and canceled alternately. m Playing back continuously shot pictures in index display 9 #UP button Flash pop-up 0 3# button Flash shooting AUTO Auto-flash The flash fires automatically in low light or backlight conditions. ! Red-eye reduction flash This emits pre-flashes to reduce the occurrence of red-eye in your pictures. # Fill-in flash The flash fires regardless of the available light. H Red-eye fill-in flash The flash always fires after pre-flashes for red-eye reduction are emitted. $ Flash off The flash does not fire. #SLOW Slow synchronization The flash fires with slow shutter speed. The flash fires right after the shutter fully opens (1st curtain). As the flash fires with slow shutter speed, you can capture both the background, such as a night view, and the subject. !SLOW Slow synchronization/ Red-eye reduction flash While using slow synchronization (1st curtain) with flash shooting, you can also use this function to achieve red-eye reduction. Use this mode to take pictures of a person against a night view. 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 P AFL AEL AF lock mark AE lock mark d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 23 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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Button operations 24 EN • Flash options are disabled if the pop-up flash is closed. Press j in shooting mode to select the drive mode. Press o to confirm your selection. You can take a sequence of pictures at one time by holding down the shutter button. The camera will take pictures continuously until you release the shutter button. • The exposure differential and number of frames for bracket shooting can be set in [DRIVE] in the [CAMERA MENU]. g “DRIVE Continuous shooting” (P.40) Slide the AF/MF switch in shooting mode to set the focus mode. #SLOW2 Slow synchronization 2 The flash fires just before the shutter closes (2nd curtain). You can use this setting to create interesting effects in your picture, such as expressing the movement of a car by showing the tail-lights streaming backwards. The slower the shutter speed, the more pronounced the effects. a j button Single-frame shooting/Sequential shooting o Single-frame shooting Shoots 1 frame at a time when the shutter button is pressed. j Sequential shooting Focus and exposure are locked at the first frame. The sequential shooting speed varies depending on the image quality setting. c High speed sequential shooting 1 Pictures can be taken at a faster speed than normal sequential shooting. d High speed sequential shooting 2 Sequential shooting at a speed of approximately 13.5 frames/ sec. g Pre-capture Sequential shooting at a speed of approximately 13.5 frames/ sec. Pressing the shutter button halfway stores 10 frames of a picture immediately before shooting. i AF sequential shooting Adjusts the focus 1 frame at a time. The shooting speed is slower than for normal sequential shooting. 7 Bracket shooting Takes pictures sequentially while changing the exposure for each frame. Focus and white balance are locked at the first frame. b AF/MF switch Changing the focus method AF Press the shutter button halfway. The camera automatically focuses. MF Adjust the focus manually. When set to [MF] • Press 4 3 to set the focus. During operation, the center of the frame is enlarged. • Hold down o to fix the focus. The focus is locked at the distance you have set, and MF is displayed in red on the monitor. To adjust the focus, hold down o again. • The distance displayed on the monitor is a reference figure. • You can use the zoom ring or the control dial as well as 4 3 to adjust the focus. g “MANUAL FOCUS Selecting the focusing method in manual focus mode” (P.58) 1m 1m 3m 3m 5m 5m 10M 10M P 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 4 4 MF IN FINE FINE d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 24 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 25 Button operations Pictures you have taken are displayed on the monitor. Press q in shooting mode. Press q again or press the shutter button halfway to return to shooting mode. When a printer is connected to the camera, display the picture you want to print in playback mode and press P. g “EASY PRINT” (P.59) Press f in shooting mode to turn on or off Shadow Adjustment Technology. Press o to confirm your selection. A frame is displayed on the monitor around your subject’s face (except for n). This function makes the subject’s face appear brighter, even against strong backlighting. • It may take a few seconds until the frame is displayed on the monitor. • The faces may not be detected depending on the subject. • When [ON] is selected, the following setting restrictions apply: • [METERING] is fixed at [ESP]. • [AF MODE] is fixed at [FACE DETECT]. • When [DRIVE] is set to any mode other than [o], this function is only applied to the first frame. • [i] automatically becomes [j]. In playback mode, select the picture you want to erase and press S. • Once erased, pictures cannot be restored. Check each picture before erasing to avoid accidentally erasing pictures you want to keep. g “0 Protecting pictures” (P.50) Displays the top menu. c q/P button Viewing pictures/Printing pictures q Viewing pictures P Printing pictures d f/S button Brightening the subject against backlight/Erasing pictures f Brightening the subject against backlight (Shadow Adjustment Technology) OFF Shadow Adjustment Technology is deactivated. ON Shadow Adjustment Technology is activated. S Erasing pictures e m button (MENU) d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 25 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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Button operations 26 EN Press DISP. to change the display in the following order. *1 This is not displayed when the mode dial is set to n or g. *2 This is not displayed when the mode is set to [OFF] in the menu. g “u Displaying the histogram” (P.57) “FRAME ASSIST Displaying the frame assist/Determining the type of frame assist” (P.56) f DISP./E button Changing the information on display/Displaying the menu guide/Checking the time DISP. Changing the information on display Frame assist (Horizontal and vertical lines or diagonal lines)*1*2 Simple display*1 Normal display Histogram display*1*2 Shooting mode Histogram display*1 Normal display Detailed display Playback mode No information display 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 4 4 100-0004 100-0004 IN 10M 10M NORM NORM 10M 10M 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 4 4 100-0004 100-0004 +2.0 +2.0 F3.5 F3.5 1/1000 1/1000 IN ISO 400 ISO 400 NORM NORM 10M 10M +2.0 +2.0 P 4 4 IN NORM NORM ISO 1600 ISO 1600 12s 12s 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 10M 10M +2.0 +2.0 P 4 4 IN ISO 1600 ISO 1600 NORM NORM 12s 12s 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 12s 12s 10M 10M +2.0 +2.0 P 4 4 IN NORM NORM ISO 1600 ISO 1600 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 12s 12s 10M 10M 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 +2.0 +2.0 F3.5 F3.5 4 4 IN NORM NORM 1/1000 1/1000 ISO 400 ISO 400 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 26 Tuesday, January 8, 2008 9:35 AM
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EN 27 Button operations While the camera is off, press DISP./E to display the set alarm time (when [ALARM CLOCK] is set) and the current time for 3 seconds. Use the arrow pad to select scenes, playback picture, and the items on the menus. Press 4& in shooting mode to select the macro mode. Press o to confirm your selection. This allows you to register a frequently used function (except h, n and g) to 1 z. Once registered, you can set the settings directly with the button instead of displaying the screen from the menu. The default setting is [OFF]. (Example) When [FINE ZOOM] is registered in [CUSTOM BUTTON] Press 1 z n g “CUSTOM BUTTON Assigning functions to the custom button” (P.58) “Functions that can be assigned to My Mode/custom button” (P.78) E Displaying the menu guide With a menu item highlighted, press and hold down E to display the menu guide. Checking the time g Arrow pad (124 3) h 4& button Shooting pictures close to the subject (Macro mode) OFF Macro mode off Macro mode is deactivated. & Macro mode This mode lets you shoot as close as 10 cm/3.9 in. (wide) from your subject. % Super macro mode This mode lets you shoot as close as 1 cm/0.4 in. from your subject. i 1 z button Using this button as custom button METERING Sets picture brightness for taking pictures. OFF ON ON OK SET SET OK P FINE ZOOM FINE ZOOM A setting screen is displayed. d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 27 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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Button operations 28 EN Press 2Y in shooting mode to select on or off for the self-timer. Press o to confirm your selection. • To cancel the self-timer, press 2Y. • Self-timer shooting is automatically canceled after one shot. • The self-timer cannot be used when [AF PREDICT] is [ON] or [PRE-CAPTURE] is [ON]. Press o in shooting mode to display the control panel or function menu. You can use the control panel to view the current settings and set the shooting mode functions. You can use the function menu to set frequently used functions in shooting mode. This button is also used to confirm your selection. • You can select whether to display the control panel or the function menu. g “CONTROL PANEL Switching between the control panel and function menu” (P.53) g “Operations using the control panel” (P.29) • Displayed when the mode dial is set to r. • Settings are registered on s as a factory default. Other functions you can set with the function menu g “WB Adjusting the color of a picture” (P.39) “ISO Changing the ISO sensitivity” (P.40) “METERING Changing the area for measuring the brightness of a subject” (P.41) “IMAGE QUALITY Changing the image quality” (P.34) j 2Y button Self-timer shooting OFF Cancel the self-timer. 12s After pressing the shutter button completely, the self-timer lamp lights for approximately 10 seconds, blinks for approximately 2 seconds, and then the picture is taken. 2s After pressing the shutter button completely, the self-timer lamp blinks for approximately 2 seconds, and then the picture is taken. k o button (OK/FUNC) Setting using the control panel or function menu Setting using the control panel Setting using the function menu My 1/2/3/4 .................................................... Switching the registered original shooting mode s/E/c/d Function menu 4 3 : Select a setting and press o. 12 : Select the function to be set. c 10M 10M MY MODE 2 MY MODE 2 3 3 ISO 1600 ISO 1600 FINE FINE d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 28 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 29 Operations using the control panel Operations using the control panel Pressing o in shooting mode displays a screen for setting and displaying shooting functions. This is called the control panel. u button o button Viewfinder Monitor Viewfinder Monitor 10M 10M P 4 4 IN NORM NORM 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 ISO 1600 ISO 1600 10M 1/400 F3.5 +0 +0 +0 4 4 ISO 1600 +0.0 P WB WB K 10M 10M P 4 4 IN NORM NORM 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 ISO 1600 ISO 1600 o button 10M 1/400 F3.5 +0 +0 +0 4 4 ISO 1600 +0.0 P 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 u button Control panel • When u is pressed to turn the viewfinder on, the control panel is displayed on the monitor. 10M 10M P 4 4 IN NORM NORM 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 ISO 1600 ISO 1600 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 29 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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Operations using the control panel 30 EN 1 Displays the function settings status. • When 4 &, 1 z, 2Y or f is pressed, the corresponding icon is selected and you can set the function. g “Setting using the buttons” (P.31) 2 The battery check and flash charging marks are displayed. 3 The name of the function selected in area 4 is displayed. The name of the function is also displayed during custom button operations. When no function has been selected, the date is displayed. 4 You can set the following functions. • Use the arrow pad to select a function and use the control dial to change the settings. g “Using the control panel” (P.31) 5 The shutter speed, aperture value, exposure compensation value, exposure compensation indicator and flash intensity control indicator are displayed. 6 The number of storable still pictures/remaining recording time is displayed. Control panel indications Function Ref. Page Function Ref. Page WB P.39 IMAGE QUALITY P.34 FLASH MODE P.23 IMAGE SIZE P.34 w P.42 COMPRESSION P.34 ISO P.40 PICTURE MODE P.43 DRIVE P.40 SHARPNESS P.44 AF MODE P.41 CONTRAST P.44 AREA P.42 SATURATION P.44 METERING P.41 1 2 3 4 10M +2.0 1/1000 0 F8.0 +2 +2 +2 4 4 ISO 1600 NR +2.0 FINE P WB WB RC 2s 2s 3 5 6 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 30 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 31 Operations using the control panel Using the control panel (Example) To set [w] 1 Press o to display the control panel on the monitor. The cursor lights in the function area. 2 Use the arrow pad to select [w] and then use the control dial to change the settings. • Items which cannot be selected are displayed in gray. • Items which cannot be set are indicated by [–]. Setting using the buttons When 4 &, 1 z, 2Y or f is pressed, the corresponding icon on the control panel is selected. While its icon is selected, you can use the control dial to set the function’s value. Switching My Mode You can use this function when the mode dial is set to r. Use the arrow pad to select r and use the control dial to switch My Mode. g “MY MODE SETUP Setting and saving shooting-related functions” (P.57) 10M +2.0 1/400 F3.5 +0 +0 +0 4 4 ISO 1600 +2.0 P w w K FINE The flash intensity value and flash intensity control indicator are displayed. 10M 1/400 F3.5 +0 +0 +0 4 4 ISO 1600 +0.0 P 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 K When 4 & is pressed 10M 1/400 F3.5 +0 +0 +0 4 4 ISO 1600 +0.0 FINE r1/2/3/4 r1/2/3/4 c K Select this icon. d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 31 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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32 EN Menu operations Menu operations Pressing m displays the top menu on the monitor or viewfinder. • The items displayed on the top menu differ according to the mode. • When [CAMERA MENU], [PLAYBACK MENU], [EDIT], [ERASE] or [SETUP] is selected, the menu corresponding to the respective functions is displayed. • When your camera is set according to the shooting guide with the mode dial set at g, press m to display the shooting guide screen. During menu operations, the buttons and their respective functions are displayed at the bottom of the monitor. Follow these guides to navigate the menus. About the menus Operation guide BACKa : Returns to the previous menu. EXITa : Exits the menu. SETf : Sets the selected item. Mode dial m button Arrow pad o button Top menu (When Mode Dial is set to P) SCN SCN RESET RESET PANORAMA PANORAMA CAMERA MENU CAMERA MENU SILENT MODE SILENT MODE MENU EXIT SET OK IMAGE QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY SETUP SETUP ISO OFF OFF 1 2 3 4 5 CAMERA MENU SET OK AUTO o FINE ZOOM DIGITAL ZOOM DRIVE AUTO WB MENU EXIT Operation guide m button o SCN SCN RESET RESET PANORAMA PANORAMA CAMERA MENU CAMERA MENU SILENT MODE SILENT MODE MENU EXIT SET OK IMAGE QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY SETUP SETUP d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 32 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 33 Menu operations This explains how to use the menus with [DIGITAL ZOOM] as an example. 1 Set the mode dial to P. 2 Press m to display the top menu. Select [CAMERA MENU] and press o. • [DIGITAL ZOOM] is on a menu in [CAMERA MENU]. Press o. 3 Press 12 to select [DIGITAL ZOOM], and press o. • Unavailable settings cannot be selected. • When pressing 4 on this screen, the cursor moves to the page display. Pressing 12 changes the page. To return to item selection, press 3 or o. 4 Press 12 to select [OFF] or [ON], and press o. • The menu item is set and the previous menu is displayed. Press m repeatedly to exit the menu. • To cancel changes and continue menu operation, press m before pressing o. Using the menus SCN SCN RESET RESET PANORAMA PANORAMA CAMERA MENU CAMERA MENU SILENT MODE SILENT MODE MENU EXIT SET OK IMAGE QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY SETUP SETUP ISO OFF OFF 1 2 3 4 5 CAMERA MENU SET OK AUTO o FINE ZOOM DIGITAL ZOOM DRIVE AUTO WB MENU EXIT The selected item is displayed in a different color. Page display: The page display mark is displayed when there are additional menu items on the next page. 1 2 3 4 5 ISO OFF OFF CAMERA MENU AUTO o FINE ZOOM DIGITAL ZOOM DRIVE AUTO WB MENU EXIT SET OK 1 2 3 4 5 ISO OFF OFF CAMERA MENU AUTO o FINE ZOOM DIGITAL ZOOM DRIVE AUTO WB MENU SET OK BACK DIGITAL ZOOM OFF ON d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 33 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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34 EN Menu operations • Some menu items are not available depending on the position of the mode dial. g “Functions available in shooting modes” (P.79) g “SETUP menus” (P.52) • The factory default settings are displayed in gray ( ). This function allows you to set [IMAGE QUALITY] (still pictures only) and [IMAGE SIZE] and [COMPRESSION] ([FRAME RATE] when recording movies). • When [RAW] is selected in [IMAGE QUALITY], you cannot set [IMAGE SIZE] or [COMPRESSION]. Still picture image quality and their applications * Cannot be selected when set to h or s. Shooting mode menu h P A S M r s n 5CAMERA MENU WB ISO DRIVE FINE ZOOM DIGITAL ZOOM METERING AF MODE FULLTIME AF AF PREDICT AF ILLUMINAT. IMAGE STABILIZER w QFLASH R (still pictures) > PICTURE MODE SHARPNESS CONTRAST SATURATION NOISE REDUCT. TIMELAPSE 1 (conversion lens) R (movies) * An OLYMPUS xD-Picture Card is required. 1 IMAGE QUALITY Changing the image quality IMAGE QUALITY JPEG Compressed still picture data in JPEG format. [IMAGE SIZE] and [COMPRESSION] can be set. RAW* 3648 × 2736 Raw uncompressed data. Data is in ORF format. RAW + JPEG* Images are simultaneously recorded in JPEG and RAW formats at the time of shooting. IMAGE SIZE Application F 3648 × 2736 Suitable for printing pictures over A3 (11 × 17 in.). H 2560 × 1920 Suitable for printing pictures at A4 (8.5 × 11 in.). I 2048 × 1536 Suitable for printing pictures up to A4 (8.5 × 11 in.). J 1600 × 1200 Suitable for printing pictures at A5 (5 × 7 in.). K 1280 × 960 Suitable for printing pictures at postcard size. C 0640 × 480 Suitable for viewing pictures on a TV or using pictures on emails and web sites. D 1920 × 1080 Suitable for playing pictures on wide screen TV. COMPRESSION L FINE Shooting at high quality. M NORMAL Shooting at normal quality. SCN SCN RESET RESET PANORAMA PANORAMA CAMERA MENU CAMERA MENU SILENT MODE SILENT MODE MENU EXIT SET OK IMAGE QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY SETUP SETUP 1 2 3* 4 5 6 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 34 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 35 Menu operations Movie image quality g “Number of storable still pictures and recording length of movies” (P.72) This function restores some shooting functions back to default settings. Functions restored to the factory default settings IMAGE SIZE FRAME RATE C 640 × 480 N 30 frames/sec. E 320 × 240 O 15 frames/sec. 2 RESET Change the shooting functions back to default settings NO / YES Function Factory default setting Ref. Page Function Factory default setting Ref. Page Flash AUTO P.23 FULLTIME AF OFF P.42 & OFF P.27 AF PREDICT OFF P.42 Y OFF P.28 AF ILLUMINAT. ON P.42 Shadow Adjustment Technology OFF P.25 IMAGE STABILIZER ON P.42 w ± 0.0 P.42 F 0.0 P.22 QFLASH INT/EXT P.43 IMAGE QUALITY JPEG P.34 R (still pictures) OFF P.43 IMAGE SIZE (still pictures/movies) F/E P.34 > ± 0 P.43 PICTURE MODE NATURAL P.43 COMPRESSION M P.34 SHARPNESS ± 0 P.44 FRAME RATE O P.35 CONTRAST ± 0 P.44 WB AUTO P.39 SATURATION ± 0 P.44 ISO AUTO P.40 NOISE REDUCT. ON P.44 DRIVE o P.40 TIMELAPSE OFF P.45 FINE ZOOM OFF P.41 1 (conversion lens) OFF P.45 DIGITAL ZOOM OFF P.41 R (movies) OFF P.45 METERING ESP P.41 Monitor/Viewfinder (u) Monitor P.22 AF MODE iESP P.41 s PORTRAIT P.37 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 35 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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36 EN Menu operations • An Olympus xD-Picture Card is required for shooting. • When the card capacity is insufficient, this function cannot be selected. [COMBINE IN CAMERA 1] As you recompose the frame, the camera automatically shoots and combines pictures for a single panoramic picture in the camera. Only combined pictures are saved. • Take the first picture. • When you slightly move the camera in the direction of the next picture, a target mark and a pointer appear. • The pointer moves as you pan the camera. Move the camera slowly and steadily until the pointer overlaps the target mark, then stay still. • The camera shoots the second picture automatically. • After the current subject appears on the monitor, take the third picture in the same manner as the second one. • After the third picture is taken, the pictures are automatically combined, and then the combined picture is displayed. To combine only two pictures, press o before shooting the third picture. • To cancel making the panoramic picture during shooting, press m. [COMBINE IN CAMERA 2] Pictures are manually shot, and the camera automatically combines pictures for a single panoramic picture in the camera. Only combined pictures are saved. • Use the arrow pad to specify at which edge you want to connect the pictures, and then take the first picture. • Compose your second shot so that the edge of the first picture overlaps the edge of the second picture, then shoot. • Take the third picture in the same manner as the second one. • After the third picture is taken, the pictures are automatically combined, and then the combined picture is displayed. To combine only two pictures, press o before shooting the third picture. • To cancel making the panoramic picture during shooting, press m. 3 PANORAMA Taking and combining panoramic pictures COMBINE IN CAMERA1 As you recompose the frame, the camera automatically shoots and combines pictures in the camera. COMBINE IN CAMERA2 Pictures are manually shot, and the camera automatically combines pictures in the camera. COMBINE IN PC Pictures are manually shot to be combined on a computer. SAVE OK MENU CANCEL MENU CANCEL SAVE OK MENU CANCEL SAVE OK MENU CANCEL 2nd 3rd Target mark Pointer Connects pictures from left to right 1st Connects pictures from left to right SAVE OK MENU CANCEL MENU CANCEL SAVE OK MENU CANCEL 1st 2nd 3rd d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 36 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 37 Menu operations [COMBINE IN PC] Create a panoramic picture using the OLYMPUS Master software from the provided CD-ROM. Use the arrow pad to specify at which edge you want to connect the pictures, and then compose your shots so that the edges of the pictures overlap. Shooting is possible for up to 10 pictures. Press o to exit panorama shooting. • In [COMBINE IN PC] the previous picture for positioning does not remain. Remember the frame displayed on the monitor as a rough indication, then compose the shot so that the edges of the previous picture in the frame overlap with the next shot. Note • Focus, exposure, WB and zoom are locked in the first frame, and the flash does not fire. • In [COMBINE IN CAMERA1] or [COMBINE IN CAMERA2] mode, image quality is locked. • Optical zoom magnification is restricted to 10×. • In [COMBINE IN CAMERA1] mode, camera settings are automatically optimized for this mode. In [COMBINE IN CAMERA2] or [COMBINE IN PC] mode, pictures are taken in the last [ISO] or [SCN] settings set (except for some scene modes). • In panorama mode, Shadow Adjustment Technology is not available. • Pictures taken in panorama mode cannot be edited, except for [LIGHTING FIX] in [PERFECT FIX]. The scene mode selection screen displays sample images as well as a description of the shooting situation for which the selected scene is designed. It can be set only when the mode dial is set to s. g “Mode dial Switching between shooting and playback modes” (P.16) • By switching to another scene mode, most settings will be changed to the default settings of the new scene mode. The zoom position may change automatically depending on the scene. *1 When the subject is dark, noise reduction is automatically activated. This approximately doubles the shooting time, during which the next picture cannot be taken. *2 The focus is locked at the first frame. *3 During sequential shooting, the camera focuses for each frame. 4 s (Scene) Shooting pictures by selecting a scene according to the situation PORTRAIT /LANDSCAPE/LANDSCAPE+PORTRAIT/SPORT/ NIGHT SCENE*1/NIGHT+PORTRAIT*1/INDOOR/CANDLE/SELF PORTRAIT/ AVAILABLE LIGHT/SUNSET/FIREWORKS*1 /MULTI FIREWORKS/CUISINE/ BEHIND GLASS/DOCUMENTS/AUCTION*2 /SHOOT & SELECT1*2 / SHOOT & SELECT2*3/SMILE SHOT/BEACH/SNOW/QUICK SHUTTER Connects pictures from left to right Connects pictures from bottom to top 3: The next picture is connected at the right edge. 4: The next picture is connected at the left edge. 1: The next picture is connected at the top. 2: The next picture is connected at the bottom. Scene mode selection screen Set the scene mode. PORTRAIT SET OK MENU EXIT d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 37 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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38 EN Menu operations [bMULTI FIREWORKS] • This function allows you to take multiple exposures of two images on a single frame. • Take the first image. The first image is saved and then displayed in the background. Compose the shot and take the second image. The second image is saved and the two images are combined and saved as a separate file. The combined picture is displayed during saving, and then the camera is again ready to take a second image. You can continue to take multiple exposure pictures. • The exposure is locked at the first image. [eSHOOT & SELECT1] [fSHOOT & SELECT2] • Press and hold the shutter button to shoot sequential pictures. After shooting pictures, select the ones you want to erase by marking them with R and press f/S to erase them. [lSMILE SHOT] • When the camera detects a smiling face in shooting standby mode, 3 frames are automatically taken in high speed sequential shooting mode. You can also shoot a picture by pressing the shutter button. • A smiling face may not be detected for some subjects. • When [SMILE SHOT] is selected, the self-timer lamp lights. Shooting is not available while the self-timer lamp is blinking. [rQUICK SHUTTER] • The shutter release time lag is shorter than normal. This enables you not to miss a single photo opportunity. • [FULLTIME AF] is automatically set to [ON]. g “FULLTIME AF Shooting pictures while keeping the subject in focus” (P.42) • [c] and [d] in [DRIVE] can be set. 10M 10M 4 4 IN NORM NORM 10M 10M 3 3 IN NORM OK EXIT When taking the first image When taking the second image Press o to return to taking the first image. OK S MENU BACK GO Selected picture. Press 4 3 to scroll through the pictures. Pictures with R are erased. Select the pictures to be erased. Press o to add or erase R to a picture to be deleted. d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 38 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 39 Menu operations When [PRESET] is selected When [V] is selected • With the [ONE TOUCH WB] screen displayed, point the camera at a sheet of white paper. Position the paper so that it fills the screen, making sure there are no shadows. • Press o. The new white balance is set. 5 CAMERA MENU WB .................................................................................... Adjusting the color of a picture AUTO The white balance is adjusted automatically for natural color, regardless of the light source. PRESET Selects the white balance according to the light source. 5 Sunny day For shooting under a clear sky. 3 Cloudy day For shooting under a cloudy sky. 1 Tungsten light For shooting under tungsten lighting. w Fluorescent lamp 1 For shooting under daylight fluorescent lighting. (This type of lamp is mainly used in homes.) x Fluorescent lamp 2 For shooting under a neutral white fluorescent lamp. (This type of lamp is mainly used in desk lamps.) y Fluorescent lamp 3 For shooting under a white fluorescent lamp. (This type of lamp is mainly used in offices.) V One-touch WB For setting a more precise white balance than preset white balance can provide. You can set and save the optimum white balance for the shooting conditions. Press 12 to select a white balance setting, then press o. MENU PRESET WB BACK SET OK 1 2 o 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 P 4 4 IN NORM NORM 10M 10M d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 39 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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40 EN Menu operations • If set to [6400], [IMAGE SIZE] is limited to [H] and lower. • If [FINE ZOOM] or [DIGITAL ZOOM] is set to [ON], [6400] cannot be set. You can take a sequence of pictures at one time by holding down the shutter button. The camera will take pictures continuously until you release the shutter button. • Only [o] is available when [IMAGE QUALITY] is set to [RAW] or [RAW+JPEG]. • When [c] or [d] is selected, other functions are restricted as follows. • The flash mode is fixed at [$]. • When [c] is selected, [IMAGE SIZE] is limited to [H] and lower and the number of pictures that can be taken continuously to approximately 30 or less (or approximately 20 or less when [H] and [L] are selected). When [d] is selected, [IMAGE SIZE] is limited to [I] and lower and the number of pictures that can be taken continuously to approximately 30 or less (including the 10 pictures when [PRE-CAPTURE] is set to [ON]). • [ISO] settings will be restricted. ISO ....................................................................................... Changing the ISO sensitivity AUTO Sensitivity is automatically adjusted according to the conditions of the subject. HIGH ISO AUTO This function has a higher sensitivity compared to [AUTO] and stabilizes the blur caused by a moving subject or camera movement when taking pictures. 64/100/200/400/ 800/1600/3200/ 6400 A low value reduces the sensitivity for daylight shooting of sharp, clear pictures. The higher the value, the greater the camera’s light sensitivity and ability to shoot with a fast shutter speed and in low light conditions. However, high sensitivity introduces noise into the resulting picture, which may give it a grainy appearance. DRIVE ............................................................................................ Continuous shooting o Shoots 1 frame at a time when the shutter button is pressed. j Focus and exposure are locked at the first frame. The sequential shooting speed varies depending on the setting of image quality. c Pictures can be taken at a faster speed than normal sequential shooting. d Sequential shooting at a speed of approximately 13.5 frames/sec. • [PRE-CAPTURE] can be set. When set to [ON], pressing the shutter button halfway stores 10 frames of a picture immediately before shooting. PRE-CAPTURE OFF / ON i Adjusts the focus 1 frame at a time. The shooting speed is slower than for normal sequential shooting. BKT Takes pictures sequentially while changing the exposure for each frame (Bracket shooting). Focus and white balance are locked at the first frame. • When [BKT] is selected, the exposure differential and number of frames can be set. Exposure differential ± 0.3 / ± 0.7 / ± 1.0 Number of frames ×3 / ×5 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 40 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 41 Menu operations This function allows you to zoom up to 30× by combining the optical zoom and image cropping. As data with few pixels are not converted to multiple pixels, there is no loss of image quality. • [IMAGE SIZE] is limited to [I] and lower. • [FINE ZOOM] cannot be used in combination with [DIGITAL ZOOM]. The digital zoom can be used to take close-up pictures with stronger magnification than the optical zoom. • The [FACE DETECT] may not be able to detect the face for some subjects. • If [FINE ZOOM] or [DIGITAL ZOOM] is set to [ON], [AREA] cannot be set. FINE ZOOM ................................. Zooming in on your subject without reducing image quality OFF /ON DIGITAL ZOOM .................................................................... Zooming in on your subject OFF /ON METERING ................................ Changing the area for measuring the brightness of a subject ESP Meters the brightness at the center of the monitor and the surrounding area separately to capture an image with balanced brightness. When taking pictures against strong backlight, the center of the picture may appear dark. n The AF target mark area is metered. Recommended for taking a picture against strong backlight. J Meters the brightness over a wide area with emphasis on the center of the screen. This method is used when you do not want to allow surrounding light to affect the picture. AF MODE .............................................................................. Changing the focusing area FACE DETECT When a face is being detected in the screen, the camera will focus on the face. A frame is displayed at the detected position. iESP The camera determines which subject within the screen to focus on. Even when the subject is not in the center of the screen, focusing is possible. SPOT Focus selection is based on the subject within the AF target mark. AREA Move the AF target mark to select the area you want to focus on to take a picture. Zoom bar White: The optical zoom area Yellow: The digital zoom area Optical zoom Digital zoom Maximum magnification: Still picture shooting modes Optical zoom × digital zoom: Approx. 100× (max.) Movie shooting mode Optical zoom × digital zoom: Approx. 60× (max.) W W T T 10M 10M P 4 4 IN NORM NORM 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 W W T T 10M 10M P 4 4 IN NORM NORM 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 41 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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42 EN Menu operations When [AREA] is selected • AF predict continues to operate while the shutter button is pressed halfway ({ blinks). • Depending on the subject, the picture may be out of focus even if [AF PREDICT] is set. • During macro and super macro mode, [AF PREDICT] is not available. This function stabilizes the blur caused by camera movement when taking pictures. • When taking pictures with the camera stabilized (using a tripod), set to [OFF]. • Images may not be correctable if the camera is severely shaken. • During night shooting or when the shutter speed is very slow, the Digital image stabilization mode may not work. Depending on situations such as shooting small subjects or distant backgrounds, it may be advisable to adjust the amount of light emitted by the flash. In addition, this function is useful when increased contrast is desired. Press 12 to adjust, and press o. • To move the AF target mark The AF target mark changes to V. Use the arrow pad to move the position of the AF target mark. You can take pictures while in this status. • To set the position of the AF target mark Hold down o. To change the position of the mark, hold down o again. FULLTIME AF ...................................... Shooting pictures while keeping the subject in focus OFF Press the shutter button halfway to focus. ON Fulltime AF keeps the subject in front of the lens in focus at all times, without having to press the shutter button halfway. The focusing time is reduced, so you will not miss snapshot opportunities. Also, the subject is automatically kept in focus during movie recording. AF PREDICT .................... Shooting pictures with the focus on subjects moving back and forth OFF AF predict is deactivated. ON When activated, position the AF target mark on the subject and press the shutter button halfway to engage the AF predict. Then, press the shutter button completely to take the picture. AF ILLUMINAT. ............................................. Setting to light the illuminator in a dark place OFF AF illuminator does not light. ON Press the shutter button halfway. The AF illuminator lights automatically, allowing you to focus in a dark place. IMAGE STABILIZER .............................. Shooting pictures using dual image stabilization OFF Dual image stabilization is deactivated. ON Dual image stabilization is activated after pressing the shutter button halfway. w ............................................................ Adjusting the amount of light emitted by the flash -2.0EV to 0.0 to +2.0EV P 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 42 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 43 Menu operations Selecting an emission level • When flash is set to [SLAVE], flash mode automatically changes to [#] (Fill-in flash) for all flash modes except [$] (Flash off). It automatically starts recording for about 4 seconds after shooting pictures. When recording, aim the camera microphone at the source of the sound you want to record. QFLASH ........................................................................ Setting to use an external flash INT/EXT Allows you to take pictures using the built-in flash or a dedicated external flash. g “External flash shooting” (P.82) #RC Allows you to take pictures using a flash that is compatible with the Olympus wireless RC flash system. g “Shooting with the Olympus wireless RC flash system” (P.84) SLAVE When using a commercially available slave flash that is synchronized with the camera flash, the amount of the light emitted by the flash can be adjusted in 10 levels. Press 12 to select an emission level from [1] to [10], then press o. The bigger number indicates the bigger amount of light emitted by the flash. • The flash can fire in sequential shooting mode, but the interval between shots will be longer if a high emission level is set. R (still pictures) ......................................................... Recording sound with still pictures OFF /ON > .................................................................. Adjusting the white balance compensation • The white balance can be adjusted in 7 increments in both the [BLUE] and [RED] directions. 1 2 : : Each press makes the color more blue. Each press makes the color more red. Press o after setting is complete. PICTURE MODE ....................................................... Adjusting the color tone of the image VIVID Produces vivid colors. NATURAL Produces natural colors. SLAVE FLASH 1 MENU BACK SET OK > RED BLUE MENU BACK SET OK d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 43 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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44 EN Menu operations • This function may not work effectively with some shooting conditions or subjects. SHARPNESS ........................................................... Adjusting the sharpness of the image 1 (Toward +) : The image contours are emphasized, making the image appear sharper. If you adjust the sharpness too far toward +, noise may become conspicuous in the picture. 2 (Toward –) : The image contours are softened. CONTRAST ................................................................ Adjusting the contrast of the image 1 (Toward +) : The light and dark areas are defined more clearly, making the image look crisper. 2 (Toward –) : The light and dark areas become less defined, giving the image a softer impression. SATURATION ........................................................... Adjusting the saturation of the image 1 (Toward +) : Colors become stronger. 2 (Toward –) : Colors become weaker. NOISE REDUCT. .............................................. Reducing the noise during long exposures OFF Noise is not reduced. Noise may be conspicuous at slow shutter speeds. ON Noise is reduced. Shooting time takes twice as long as usual. Shooting is not available during noise reduction. Noise reduction can only be used when the shutter speed is slower than 1/2 sec. MENU CAMERA MENU BACK SET OK PICTURE MODE SHARPNESS CONTRAST SATURATION NOISE REDUCT. 1 2 3 4 5 SHARPNESS ±0 MENU CAMERA MENU BACK SET OK PICTURE MODE SHARPNESS CONTRAST SATURATION NOISE REDUCT. 1 2 3 4 5 CONTRAST ±0 MENU CAMERA MENU BACK SET OK PICTURE MODE SHARPNESS CONTRAST SATURATION NOISE REDUCT. 1 2 3 4 5 SATURATION ±0 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 44 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 45 Menu operations • If you will be taking pictures over a long period, make sure to use fully charged batteries or the AC adapter. • If any of the following operations occur during sleep mode, the camera cancels the timelapse mode and returns to normal shooting. Opening the battery compartment cover, opening the card cover, connecting the camera to a computer, operating the shutter button, arrow pad or other button. • If the internal memory/card becomes full or the battery power runs out during timelapse shooting, a warning is displayed, timelapse stops and the camera automatically turns off. Set this function when shooting with the camera using a conversion lens (option) specified by Olympus. • Using the built-in flash with the conversion lens attached can cause vignetting. Use an external flash if required. • When the conversion lens is attached, the camera may take some time to focus. • If the camera is more than 1 m (3.3 ft.) away from the source of the sound, sound may not be recorded clearly. • When [R] (movies) is set to [ON], [IMAGE STABILIZER] is not available. • If [FULLTIME AF] and [R] (movies) are both set to [ON], the sound of operating lens may be recorded. This function allows you to turn off operational sounds that occur during shooting and playback, warning beeps, shutter sounds, etc. TIMELAPSE .............................. Shooting pictures automatically as defined by set conditions OFF Timelapse shooting is deactivated. ON Timelapse shooting is activated. When setting the timelapse shooting • Press 4 3 to select [PICTURES] and [INTERVAL]. • Press 12 to set the value. • Press o to set. • The first picture is taken when the shutter button is pressed, and the pictures thereafter are automatically taken. • During timelapse, the L mark lights on the monitor. • When recording to either the internal memory or the card, and after the first picture is taken, the camera enters sleep mode. The camera automatically reactivates from sleep mode 4 seconds prior to taking the next picture. • When the preset number of pictures is taken, the camera automatically turns off. 1 ........................................................................... Shooting pictures with conversion lens OFF /ON R (movies) ......................................................................... Recording sound with movies OFF /ON 6 SILENT MODE Setting to turn off operational sounds OFF /ON TIMELAPSE PICTURES 2 INTERVAL 1 MENU BACK SET OK Number of shots: 2 to 99 Shooting interval: 1 to 99 minutes in 1 minute intervals d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 45 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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46 EN Menu operations g “SETUP menus” (P.52) “SILENT MODE Setting to turn off operational sounds” (P.45) • The factory default settings are displayed in gray ( ). • Only the first frame of each movie is displayed. • Press o or m to cancel the slideshow. This function allows you to correct the taken picture and save it as a new picture. • When red eye is not detected with [REDEYE FIX], press 4 to cancel the correction. • Movies, pictures shot by another camera, and previously fixed or edited pictures cannot be corrected. • Some pictures may not be corrected completely. • Editing an image may cause it to suffer a minor loss in quality. Playback mode menu 4EDIT 6PLAYBACK MENU RAW DATA EDIT*2 Q*2 P*2 COLOR EDIT*2 FRAME*2 LABEL*2 CALENDAR*2 LAYOUT*2 EXPRESSION EDIT*2 FACE FOCUS*2 INDEX*3 EDIT*3 MOVIE INDEX*3 0 y R INDEX PLAY *1 A card is required. *2 This is not displayed when a movie is selected. *3 This is not displayed when the still picture is selected. 1 SLIDESHOW Playing back pictures automatically • Select the transition effect between pictures from [TYPE] and press o. The [BGM] selection screen is displayed. After selecting the [BGM], press o to start the slideshow. TYPE NORMAL /SCROLL/FADER/ SLIDE/ZOOM DOWN/ZOOM UP/ CHECKERBOARD/BLINDS/SWIVEL/RANDOM BGM OFF / 1 / 2 2 PERFECT FIX • Select the item to be corrected with 12 and press o. • Select the picture with 4 3 and press o. ALL Lighting fix and red-eye fix are activated together. LIGHTING FIX Only the dark areas of an image are corrected. Underexposed areas caused by taking pictures against backlight or insufficient lighting are brightened. REDEYE FIX Only red-eye fix is activated. q MENU EXIT SET OK ERASE ERASE EDIT EDIT PLAYBACK MENU PLAYBACK MENU PERFECT FIX PERFECT FIX SILENT MODE SILENT MODE SLIDE- SHOW SLIDE- SHOW PRINT ORDER PRINT ORDER SETUP SETUP CALENDAR CALENDAR 5*1 4 1 2 3 7 6 TYPE NORMAL SCROLL FADER SLIDE ZOOM DOWN MENU BACK SET OK PERFECT FIX SET OK LIGHTING FIX REDEYE FIX ALL MENU EXIT d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 46 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 47 Menu operations This function lets you playback the pictures in a calendar format, organized by the date the images were recorded. Adjusts the pictures recorded in raw data format and stores them as new pictures in JPEG format. Items that can be set with [RAW DATA EDIT] * Available only when the picture is taken with [WB] set to [V]. This changes the image size of a picture and saves it as a new file. Designates and crops part of a still picture and saves it as a new file. This function lets you change the color of a picture and save it as a new picture. 3 CALENDAR Playing back the pictures in a calendar format 4 EDIT RAW DATA EDIT ....................................... Editing the pictures recorded in raw data format Item Settings Ref. Page IMAGE QUALITY IMAGE SIZE : F/H/I/J/K/C/D COMPRESSION: L/M P.34 WB AUTO/PRESET/V* P.39 > RED7 - BLUE7 P.43 PICTURE MODE VIVID/NATURAL P.43 SHARPNESS -5 - + 5 P.44 CONTRAST -5 - + 5 P.44 SATURATION -5 - + 5 P.44 Q ...................................................................................... Changing the size of pictures C 640 × 480 /E 320 × 240 P .......................................................................................... Cropping a part of pictures • Press 4 3 to select the image to crop, and press o. • Use the arrow pad and the control dial to adjust the position and size of the picture, and press o. COLOR EDIT .................................................................... Changing the color of a picture • Select the picture with 4 3 and press o. • Select your desired color with the arrow pad, and press o. 1 BLACK & WHITE This changes the picture to black and white. 2 SEPIA This changes the pictures to sepia. 3 SATURATION (HARD) This enhances the saturation of the picture. 4 SATURATION (SOFT) This slightly enhances the saturation of the picture. SET OK COLOR EDIT 1 2 3 4 d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 47 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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48 EN Menu operations This function lets you select a frame, integrate the frame with an image, and save it as a new picture. This function lets you select a label, integrate the label with an image, and save it as a new picture. This function lets you select a calendar format, integrate the calendar with a picture, and save it as a new file. FRAME .................................................................................. Add a frame to your picture • Select the picture to be framed with 4 3, and press o. (Press 12 to turn the picture 90 degrees clockwise or 90 degrees counterclockwise.) • Select a frame with 4 3 and press o. • Use the arrow pad and the control dial to adjust the position and size of the picture, and press o. LABEL .................................................................................... Add a label to your picture • Select the picture with 4 3 and press o. • Select the label with 4 3, and press o. (Press 12 to rotate the picture 90° clockwise or counterclockwise.) • Use the arrow pad and the control dial to adjust the position and size of the label, and press o. • Set the color of the label with the arrow pad, and press o. CALENDAR ......................................................... Create a calendar print with your picture • Select the picture with 4 3 and press o. • Select the calendar with 4 3, and press o. (Press 12 to rotate the picture 90° clockwise or counterclockwise.) • Set the date of the calendar, and press o. LAYOUT ..................................................................... Creating an index layout of pictures ALL IMAGES All pictures in the internal memory or the card are added to the layout. CALENDAR A monthly calendar appears and the pictures you want to make layout are selected by the date. SEL. IMAGE Pictures that you want to make layout are specified one by one. • Press 4 3 to select a layout, and press o. • Select the type of layout picture, and press o. • Select the pictures and press o. (When [SEL. IMAGE] is selected in [LAYOUT] screen, press 12 to rotate the picture 90° clockwise or counterclockwise.) OK FRAME SET MOVE OK LABEL SET OK CALENDAR SET MENU LAYOUT BACK SET OK ALL IMAGES CALENDAR SEL.IMAGE d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 48 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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EN 49 Menu operations This function lets you transform a face that is largest and facing front in the picture, and save it as a new picture. • Select the picture with 4 3 and press o. • Use the arrow pad to select the desired effect, and press o. • The face may not be detected correctly for some subjects. This function lets you change the largest face that is facing the front and save it as a new picture. • Select the picture with 4 3 and press o. • The face may not be detected correctly for some subjects. This function extracts 9 frames from a movie and saves them as a new picture containing thumbnails of each frame. Allows you to specify a part of the movie and overwrite it, or save it as a new movie. Allows you to capture a frame from the movie and save it as a still image in JPEG format. This function allows you to save printing data (the number of prints and the date and time information) with the pictures stored on the card. g “Print settings (DPOF)” (P.61) EXPRESSION EDIT ...................................................... Transforming a face in the picture FACE FOCUS ................................................................. Showing up a face in the picture INDEX ...................................................................... Making an index picture from a movie • Use 4 3 to select a movie and press o. • Use the arrow pad to select the first frame of the part you want to keep, and press o. In the same manner, select the last frame of the part you want to keep and press o. EDIT ................................................................................... Extracting a part of the movie • Select [NEW FILE] or [OVERWRITE], and press o. • Use the arrow pad to select the first frame of the part you want to keep, and press o. In the same manner, select the last frame of the part you want to keep and press o. MOVIE INDEX ......................................................... Capturing a still image from the movie • Use 4 3 to select a movie and press o. • Use the arrow pad to select the frame to capture, and press o. 5 PRINT ORDER Making print reservations (DPOF) SELECT FIRST FRAME SET OK 00:00 /00:36 00:00 /00:36 SELECT FIRST FRAME SET OK 00:00 /00:36 00:00 /00:36 IN 00:00 /00:34 00:00 /00:34 SET OK d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 49 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM
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50 EN Menu operations Pictures taken with the camera held vertically are displayed horizontally during playback. This function allows you to turn such pictures so that they are displayed vertically. New picture orientations are saved even when the power is turned off. Select the picture with 4 3, and rotate it by selecting [U+90°], [V0°] or [T-90°] with 12. You can rotate several frames in succession. 6 PLAYBACK MENU 0 ................................................................................................... Protecting pictures OFF /ON Protected pictures cannot be erased with [ERASE]/[SEL. IMAGE]/ [ALL ERASE], but they are all erased by formatting. • Select the picture with 4 3, and protect it by selecting [ON] with 12. You can protect several frames in succession. When a picture is protected, 9 is displayed on the monitor. y ........................................................................................................ Rotating pictures U+90°/ V0° /T-90° R ........................................................................................ Adding sound to still pictures YES / NO Sound is recorded for about 4 seconds. • Use 4 3 to select a picture, select [YES] and press o to start recording. • The [BUSY] bar will be temporarily displayed. INDEX PLAY ................................................... Selecting the playback position of the movie Movies are played from the specified position. • Use the arrow pad to select a frame. Press o to start playback from the selected frame. • Use the control dial to change the number of displayed index frames. ON OFF OFF EXIT OK 0 EXIT OK y U t +90° EXIT OK y U t 0° -90° EXIT OK y U t SET OK MENU BACK NO YES YES R d4364_e_00_unified_bookfile.book Page 50 Friday, December 28, 2007 4:06 PM

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