Olympus Stylus 720SW manual

User manual for the Olympus Stylus 720SW in English. This PDF manual has 83 pages.

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DIGITAL CAMERA Detailed explanation for each function such as camera buttons and menus is separately provided. Advanced Manual 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. /
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2 How to use this manual Search for a topic XXXTable of Contents gP. 3 Contents How to use this manual............................................................................... 2 Contents...................................................................................................... 3 o button.....................................Turning the camera on and off 8 Shutter button ......................................................... Shooting pictures 8 K/h/ button (Shooting)............Switching the shooting mode 9 K..............................................................Shooting still pictures 9 h .................Shooting pictures using digital image stabilization 9  ..... Shoot pictures by selecting a scene according to the situation 9 1 Button operations.................................................8 Test out the functions of the camera buttons by following the illustrations and actually trying them out on the camera. Search for a term XXXIndex gP. 80 Index ! Red-eye reduction flash . . . . . 12 # Fill-in flash . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 $ Flash off . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 % Super macro mode . . . . . . . . . . 13 & Macro mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 < button (print) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13  button (OK/FUNC) . . . . . . . . . . 10 K/h/ button (Shooting) . . . . 9 q button (playback) . . . . . . . . . . . 10 F button (exposure compensation) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 YS button (self-timer/erase) . . 12 # button (flash mode) . . . . . . . . 12 & button (macro) . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 BEEP . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 BGM . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 BLACK & WHITE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 BRIGHTNESS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 C CALENDAR . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24, 25 Calendar display . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 CAMERA MENU . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19 Card . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21, 31, 74 Card access lamp . . . . . . . . 52, 62, 76 CCD . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34, 70 Close-up playback U . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Cloudy day 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19 CO O Search by Objective XXXShooting tips and information gP. 57 5 Getting to know your camera better Getting to know your camera better The battery is not fully charged • Charge the battery with the charger. The battery is temporarily unable to function because of the cold • Battery performance declines in low temperatures, and the charge may not be sufficient to turn on the camera. Remove the battery and warm it by putting it in your pocket for a while. Shooting tips and information Tips before you start taking pictures The camera does not turn on even when a battery is loaded No picture is taken when the shutter button is pressed 5
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3 Contents How to use this manual............................................................................... 2 Contents...................................................................................................... 3 o button.....................................Turning the camera on and off 8 Shutter button ......................................................... Shooting pictures 8 K/h/s button (Shooting)............Switching the shooting mode 9 K..............................................................Shooting still pictures 9 h .................Shooting pictures using digital image stabilization 9 s ..... Shoot pictures by selecting a scene according to the situation 9 q button (Playback) .... Viewing still pictures/Selecting playback mode 10 Arrow pad (1243)......................................................................... 10 o button (OK/FUNC)......................................................................... 10 P/AUTO.......................Shooting pictures with automatic settings 10 m button (MENU)......................................................................... 11 Zoom button.................... Zooming while shooting/close-up playback 11 1F button ........................................... Changing picture brightness 12 3# button ...................................................................Flash shooting 12 2Y/S button...................Shooting with self-timer / Erasing images 12 Shooting with self-timer................................................................ 12 Erasing pictures ........................................................................... 13 4& button.............................. Shooting pictures close to the subject 13 < button................................................................... Printing pictures 13 About the menus........................................................................................ 14 Using the menus........................................................................................ 15 Shooting mode menu................................................................................. 17 IMAGE QUALITY.................................... Changing the image quality 17 RESET..........Change the shooting functions back to default settings 18 s (Scene)..... Shooting pictures by selecting a scene according to the situation 18 1 Button operations.................................................8 Test out the functions of the camera buttons by following the illustrations and actually trying them out on the camera. 2 Menu operations .................................................14 Learn everything about the menus, from basic operations to the functions of each menu and their various settings.
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4 CAMERA MENU................................................................................. 19 WB ...............................................Adjusting the color of a picture 19 ISO..................................................Changing the ISO sensitivity 19 DRIVE......................................................... Continuous shooting 20 ESP/n....Changing the area for measuring the brightness of a subject 20 DIGITAL ZOOM ................................Zooming in on your subject 20 AF MODE......................................... Changing the focusing area 21 R ............................................Recording sound with still pictures 21 PANORAMA ..................................Creating a panoramic picture 21 Playback mode menu................................................................................ 22 SLIDESHOW .............................. Playing back pictures automatically 22 MOVIE PLAY..................................................... Playing back movies 23 CALENDAR ............... Playing back the pictures in a calendar format 24 INDEX........................................ Viewing the pictures as a thumbnail 24 EDIT.................................................................................................... 24 Q .................................................Changing the size of pictures 24 REDEYE FIX..................................Fixing the red-eye in pictures 24 BLACK & WHITE .............. Changing pictures to black and white 24 SEPIA .................................... Changing pictures to a sepia tone 24 FRAME ............................. Synthesize the frame and the picture 24 TITLE .................................... Synthesize the title and the picture 25 CALENDAR ............... Synthesize the calendar using the picture 25 BRIGHTNESS.................... Change the brightness of the picture 25 SATURATION......................Change the vividness of the picture 25 INDEX.............................. Making an index picture from a movie 25 PRINT ORDER............................. Making print reservations (DPOF) 26 PLAYBACK MENU ............................................................................. 26 0................................................................. Protecting pictures 26 y ......................................................................Rotating pictures 26 R .................................................... Adding sound to still pictures 26 ALBUM ENTRY .............................. Adding pictures to an album 27 ERASE.............................. Erase selected pictures/Erase all pictures 28 SEL. IMAGE.........................Erase by selecting the single-frame 28 ALL ERASE..Erase all the pictures in the internal memory and the card 28 ALBUM ............................... See the pictures registered in the album 28 Album playback menus ............................................................................. 29 SEL. ALBUM.............................................................See other album 29 PLAYBACK MENU ............................................................................. 30 UNDO ENTRY ......................................... Undoing album entries 30 SELECT JACKET .........................................Selecting the jacket 30 SETUP menus........................................................................................... 31 MEMORY FORMAT (FORMAT)Formatting the internal memory or card 31 BACKUP .....Copying pictures in the internal memory to the card 31
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5 W.............................................. Selecting a display language 32 Kq........Using Shooting button / Playback button to turn on the camera 32 PW ON SETUP............... Setting the startup screen and volume 32 SCREEN SETUP ..... Registering a picture as the startup screen 32 COLOR ............................ Setting the color of the menu screens 32 BEEP...... Adjust the volume of beep when the button is pressed 32 8 ..........................Adjust the volume of camera warning sound 32 SHUTTER SOUND ..... Selecting the sound of the shutter button 33 VOLUME.......................... Adjusting the volume during playback 33 REC VIEW .....................................Viewing pictures immediately 33 FILE NAME ..........................Resetting the file names of pictures 33 PIXEL MAPPING ......... Adjusting the image processing function 34 s ............................................Adjusting the monitor brightness 34 X .......................................................Setting the date and time 34 DUALTIME......... Setting the date and time in another time zone 35 ALARM CLOCK ....................................................Setting alarms 35 VIDEO OUT ................................. Playing back pictures on a TV 36 Direct printing (PictBridge)......................................................................... 38 Using the direct printing function......................................................... 38 EASY PRINT....................................................................................... 38 Other print modes and print settings (CUSTOM PRINT).................... 40 Print settings (DPOF)................................................................................. 43 How to make print reservations .......................................................... 43 Single-frame reservation..................................................................... 44 All-frame reservation........................................................................... 44 Resetting print reservation data.......................................................... 45 3 Printing pictures .................................................37 Learn how to print pictures you have taken.
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6 Flow........................................................................................................... 46 Using OLYMPUS Master........................................................................... 46 What is OLYMPUS Master? ............................................................... 46 Install the OLYMPUS Master software ............................................... 47 Connecting the camera to a computer ...................................................... 50 Start up the OLYMPUS Master software................................................... 51 Displaying camera images on a computer ................................................ 52 Downloading and saving images........................................................ 52 Viewing still pictures and movies............................................................... 54 Printing pictures......................................................................................... 55 To download and save images to a computer without using OLYMPUS Master... 56 Shooting tips and information .................................................................... 57 Tips before you start taking pictures................................................... 57 The camera does not turn on even when a battery is loaded ...... 57 No picture is taken when the shutter button is pressed ............... 57 The date and time have not been set .......................................... 58 Shooting tips....................................................................................... 58 Focusing on the subject............................................................... 58 Subjects that are difficult to focus on ........................................... 58 Taking pictures without blurring ................................................... 59 Taking pictures without the flash.................................................. 59 The picture is too grainy............................................................... 59 Taking pictures with the correct color .......................................... 60 Taking pictures of a white beach or snow scene ......................... 60 Taking pictures of a subject against backlight ............................. 60 Additional shooting tips and information............................................. 61 Increasing the number of pictures that can be taken ................... 61 Using a new card ......................................................................... 62 Lamp indicators............................................................................ 62 Extending the useful life of the battery......................................... 62 Functions that cannot be selected from menus ........................... 63 4 Connecting the camera to a computer .............46 Learn how to transfer pictures to a computer and save them. 5 Getting to know your camera better .................57 Find out more about your camera and learn what to do when you have a question regarding operations.
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7 Selecting the optimal record mode............................................... 63 To return the settings of functions to default settings................... 63 Playback help...................................................................................... 64 The red-eye cannot be fixed ........................................................ 64 The picture cannot be registered in the album............................. 64 Playback tips....................................................................................... 64 Playing back the picture in the internal memory .......................... 64 Quickly displaying a desired picture............................................. 64 Erasing sound recorded to still pictures ....................................... 64 Viewing pictures on a computer.......................................................... 65 Viewing the entire picture on a computer screen......................... 65 When you get an error message on the camera ....................................... 66 Functions available in shooting modes and scenes .................................. 68 Glossary of terms....................................................................................... 70 Camera care.............................................................................................. 72 Battery and charger ................................................................................... 73 Useful use of the accessories.................................................................... 74 The card.............................................................................................. 74 AC adapter.......................................................................................... 76 Safety Precautions..................................................................................... 77 Index............................................................................................................ 80 6 Miscellaneous .....................................................72 Read about convenient functions and safety precautions on how to use your camera more effectively.
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8 Button operations 1 1 Button operations Button operations Shooting still pictures Press the K/h/s button to select the shooting mode from P, AUTO, h or s, and lightly press the shutter button (halfway). The green lamp lights when the focus and exposure are locked (focus lock). Now press the shutter button all the way (fully) to shoot a picture. 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. • When the green lamp blinks, the focus is not adjusted properly. Try locking the focus again. Locking the focus position (AF lock) When the scene is k, H, or T, you can lock the focus position by pressing 2. Press 2 again to cancel the AF lock. g“s (Scene) Shooting pictures by selecting a scene according to the situation” (P. 18) 1 o button Turning the camera on and off Power on: The camera is turned on in the shooting mode. • Monitor turns on • The lens cover opens. 2 Shutter button Shooting pictures 1 ᵮᵭ ᵵ ᵣᵰ 3 P ʼnŒ ʼnŒ Ĵıĸij ĴıĸijȿijĴıĵ ijĴıĵ [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] Shooting mode 12 P ʼnŒ ʼnŒ Ĵıĸij ĴıĸijȿijĴıĵ ijĴıĵ [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] Green lamp ʼnŒ ʼnŒ Ĵıĸij ĴıĸijȿijĴıĵ ijĴıĵ [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] k k AF lock mark
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9 Button operations 1 Recording movies Press the K/h/s button to set the shooting mode to s and select n from the shooting scene. The sound is recorded at the same time. Lightly press the shutter button to lock the focus, and then press the shutter button to start recording. Press the shutter button again to stop recording. Set the mode to the shooting mode. Press the K/h/s button repeatedly, the shooting mode changes as follows: P/AUTO -> h -> s. • The camera is turned on only by pressing the K/h/s button. g “Kq Using Shooting button / Playback button to turn on the camera” (P. 32) The camera determines the optimum settings and shoots the picture. This function stabilizes the blur caused by a moving subject or camera movement when taking pictures. • By switching to the other mode, most settings will be changed to the default settings of each mode. You can shoot pictures by selecting a scene according to the situation. Change the scene to another one • Press the m button to select [SCN] from the top menu, and change it to another scene. • By switching to the other scene, most settings will be changed to the default settings of each scene. 3 K/h/s button (Shooting) Switching the shooting mode K Shooting still pictures h Shooting pictures using digital image stabilization s Shoot pictures by selecting a scene according to the situation This lights red during movie recording. A 00:36 00:36 00:36 The remaining recording time is displayed. When the remaining recording time reaches 0, recording stops.
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10 Button operations 1 The last picture taken is displayed. • Press the arrow pad (43) to view other pictures. • Use the zoom button to switch among close-up playback, index display and calendar display. g Movie playback “MOVIE PLAY Playing back movies” (P. 23) • The camera is turned on only by pressing the q button. g “Kq Using Shooting button / Playback button to turn on the camera” (P. 32) Use the arrow pad to select scenes, playback picture, and the items on the menus. Displays the function menu and sets the functions often used in shooting mode. This button is also used to confirm your selection. The functions you can set with the function menu Use P/AUTO to select the shooting mode from P (Program auto) and AUTO (Full auto mode). g “WB Adjusting the color of a picture” (P. 19) “ISO Changing the ISO sensitivity” (P. 19) “DRIVE Continuous shooting” (P. 20) “ESP/n Changing the area for measuring the brightness of a subject” (P. 20) 4 q button (Playback)Viewing still pictures/Selecting playback mode 5 Arrow pad (1243) 6 o button (OK/FUNC) P/AUTO..............................................Shooting pictures with automatic settings P (Program auto) The camera automatically sets the optimum aperture value and shutter speed for the brightness of the subject. AUTO (Full auto mode) The camera automatically sets white balance and ISO sensitivity in addition to the aperture and shutter speed. ᵮᵭ ᵵ ᵣᵰ 4 7 6 5 8 P P P WB AUTO ISO AUTO o h őİłŖŕŐ őİłŖŕŐ ESP 43: Select a setting, and press o. 1 2 Function menu : Select the setting items.
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11 Button operations 1 Displays the top menu. Shooting mode: Zooming in on your subject Playback mode: Switching the picture display 7 m button (MENU) 8 Zoom button Zooming while shooting/close-up playback 4 4 4 3072 3072×2304 2304 HQ HQ 4 4 4 3072 3072×2304 2304 HQ HQ Zoom out: Press W on the zoom button. Zoom in: Press T on the zoom button. Optical zoom: 3× IJ ij ĵ [IN IN] Ĵ IJijĻĴı IJijĻĴı ĨıķįıĴįijķ ĨıķįıĴįijķ IJııĮıııĵ IJııĮıııĵ ĵ ʼnŒ ʼnŒ [IN IN] IJ [IN IN] ij Ĵ ĵ Ķ ķ ĸ Ĺ ĺ [IN IN] [IN IN] Close-up playback • Press T to incrementally enlarge the picture up to 10 times the original size. Press W to reduce the size. • Press the arrow pad (1243) during close-up playback to scroll the picture in the indicated direction. • When returning to the single- frame playback, press o. Index display • Use the arrow pad (1243) to select a picture for playback, and press o to play back the single-frame of the picture selected. ŔŖŏ ŔŖŏ ŎŐŏ ŎŐŏ ijııķ ijııķ Ĵ ŕŖņ ŕŖņ ŘņŅ ŘņŅ ŕʼnŖ ŕʼnŖ ŇœŊ ŇœŊ Ŕłŕ Ŕłŕ ijķ ijķ ijĸ ijĸ ijĹ ijĹ IJ ij Ĵ IJĴ IJĴ IJĵ IJĵ IJĶ IJĶ IJķ IJķ IJĸ IJĸ IJĺ IJĺ IJĹ IJĹ ijı ijı ijIJ ijIJ ijij ijij ijĴ ijĴ ijĵ ijĵ ijķ ijķ ijĶ ijĶ ijĸ ijĸ ijĹ ijĹ ijĺ ijĺ Ĵı Ĵı ĴIJ ĴIJ ij IJ ĵ Ĵ IJIJ IJIJ IJij IJij Ķ ķ ĸ ĵ Ķ ķ Ĺ ĺ IJı IJı [IN IN] Calendar display • Use the arrow pad (1243) to select the date, and press o or T on the zoom button to display the pictures on the date selected. Single-frame playback • Use the arrow pad (1243) to browse pictures. W T T W W T W W T W T
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12 Button operations 1 Press the 1F button in shooting mode to adjust the exposure. • Adjustable from - 2.0EV to +2.0 EV Press the 3# button in shooting mode to select the flash mode. Press o for setting. Press the 2Y/S button in shooting mode to select on and off of the self-timer. Press o for setting. • The self-timer lamp lights for approximately 10 seconds, blinks for approximately 2 seconds, and then the picture is taken. • To cancel the self-timer, press the 2Y/S button. • Self-timer shooting is automatically canceled after one shot. 9 1F button Changing picture brightness 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 for red-eye reduction. # Fill-in flash The flash fires regardless of the available light. $ Flash off The flash does not fire even in low light conditions. a 2Y/S button Shooting with self-timer / Erasing images Shooting with self-timer Y ON After the setting, press the shutter button fully. Y OFF Cancel the self-timer. P ʼnŒ ʼnŒ Ĵıĸij ĴıĸijȿijĴıĵ ijĴıĵ [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] ᵮᵭ ᵵ ᵣᵰ Self-timer Flash mode Macro mode/ Super macro mode 0 a c 9 b Ĭ Ĭġijįı ijįı OK SET P Ĭġijįı Activate the setting contents. 3: Brighten 4: Darken
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13 Button operations 1 Display the picture you want to erase one by one in the playback mode and press the 2Y/S button. • 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. 26) • A single image cannot be erased during the close-up playback / index playback. Press the 4& button in shooting mode to select the macro mode. Press o for setting. In playback mode, press the < button to display the picture you want to print out. g“EASY PRINT” (P. 38) Erasing pictures b 4& button Shooting pictures close to the subject & Macro mode This mode lets you shoot from as close as 20cm/7.8 in. (when the zoom is set for the zoom-out angle) and as close as 30cm/11.8 in. (when the zoom is set for the zoom-in angle) to your subject. % Super macro mode This mode lets you shoot from as close as 7 cm/2.7 in. to your subject. c < button Printing pictures
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14 Menu operations 2 2 Menu operations Menu operations Press the m button to display the top menu. The items displayed on the top menu differ according to the mode. About the menus 2 ᵮᵭ ᵵ ᵣᵰ Arrow pad (1243) m button o SCN OK MENU SET EXIT SCN SCN Ŕ ņ ŕ Ŗ ő Ŕ ņ ŕ Ŗ ő Ŕ ņ ŕ Ŗ ő RESET RESET IMAGE IMAGE QUALITY QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET SCN ńłŎņœł ńłŎņœł ŎņŏŖ ŎņŏŖ SCN ńłŎņœł ŎņŏŖ OK MENU SET EXIT P INDEX INDEX INDEX SLIDE- SLIDE- SHOW SHOW SLIDE- SHOW EDIT EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE ERASE SETUP SETUP SETUP CALENDAR CALENDAR CALENDAR PLAYBACK PLAYBACK MENU MENU PLAYBACK MENU PRINT PRINT ORDER ORDER PRINT ORDER ALBUM ALBUM ALBUM • When [CAMERA MENU], [PLAYBACK MENU], [EDIT], [ERASE], or [SETUP] is selected, the menu corresponding to the respective functions is displayed. Top menu in the playback mode Top menu in the shooting mode Menu displayed when [CAMERA MENU] is selected OK SET MENU BACK IJ ij CAMERA MENU WB AUTO ISO AUTO DIGITAL ZOOM DRIVE o ESP OFF OK SET MENU BACK PLAYBACK MENU 0 OFF y ˌɋ R ALBUM ENTRY Menu displayed when [PLAYBACK MENU] is selected
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15 Menu operations 2 Use the arrow pad (1243) and o to set menu items. This explains how to use the menus with the [AF MODE] setting as an example. Using the menus 1 Press the m button to display the top menu, and then press o. • [AF MODE] is on a menu in [CAMERA MENU]. Press o. • To display other menus, use the arrow pad (1243) to select a menu, and press o. • To close the top menu, press the m button. Select the shooting mode or playback mode. • Press the K/h/s button to set the shooting mode to P. Top menu o SCN OK MENU SET EXIT SCN SCN Ŕ ņ ŕ Ŗ ő Ŕ ņ ŕ Ŗ ő Ŕ ņ ŕ Ŗ ő RESET RESET IMAGE IMAGE QUALITY QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET SCN ńłŎņœł ńłŎņœł ŎņŏŖ ŎņŏŖ SCN ńłŎņœł ŎņŏŖ m button OK SET MENU BACK IJ ij CAMERA MENU WB AUTO ISO AUTO DIGITAL ZOOM DRIVE o ESP OFF The selected item is displayed in a different color. 2 1 This mark is displayed when there are more menu items on the next page. OK SET MENU BACK ij IJ CAMERA MENU AF MODE SPOT R OFF PANORAMA o o 2 Press 12 to select a setting, and press o. • [AF MODE] is the sixth menu item, so press 2 five times, and then press o. • Unavailable settings cannot be selected. Operation guide m button o 1243 on the arrow pad
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16 Menu operations 2 3 Press 12 to select a setting, and press o. • Select the [AF MODE] from [iESP] and [SPOT] and then press o. • The menu item is set and the previous menu is displayed. OK SET MENU BACK ij IJ CAMERA MENU AF MODE R PANORAMA SPOT ŪņŔő o o IJ ij OK SET MENU BACK CAMERA MENU WB AUTO ISO AUTO DIGITAL ZOOM DRIVE o ESP OFF Page display When there are more menu items on the next page, press 4 on the procedure 2 screen to move the cursor to the page display. Press 12 to change the page. To return to the previous page, press 3 or o.
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17 Menu operations 2 g “SETUP menus” (P. 31) • Some menu cannot be selected according to the shooting mode. g “Functions available in shooting modes and scenes” (P. 68) • The factory default settings are displayed in gray ( ). Still picture image quality and their applications Movie image quality Shooting mode menu K h s 1 IMAGE QUALITY Changing the image quality Image quality/Image size Compression Application SHQ 3072 × 2304 Low compression • This is useful for printing large images on full-size paper. • This is useful for performing computer image processing, such as contrast adjustment and red-eye correction. HQ 3072 × 2304 Standard compression SQ1 2560 × 1920 Standard compression • This is useful for postcard-sized prints. • This is useful for computer editing such as rotating or adding text to a picture. 2304 × 1728 2048 × 1536 SQ2 1600 × 1200 Standard compression • This is useful for viewing pictures on a computer. 1280 × 960 1024 × 768 • This is useful for sending as e-mail attachments. 640 × 480 Low compression Image quality/Image size SHQ 640 × 480 HQ 320 × 240 SQ 160 × 120 WB ISO DRIVE ESP/n DIGITAL ZOOM AF MODE R PANORAMA*1 SCN OK MENU SET EXIT SCN SCN Ŕ ņ ŕ Ŗ ő Ŕ ņ ŕ Ŗ ő Ŕ ņ ŕ Ŗ ő RESET RESET IMAGE IMAGE QUALITY QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET SCN ńłŎņœł ńłŎņœł ŎņŏŖ ŎņŏŖ SCN ńłŎņœł ŎņŏŖ 1 2*2 3*3 4 CAMERA MENU *1 A card is required. *2 [RESET] cannot be selected when the shooting mode is set to s or h. *3 s can be selected when the shooting mode is set to s.
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18 Menu operations 2 Restore shooting functions back to default settings. The mode dial has to be set to K (P or AUTO) in order to restore default settings. Functions for returning the settings to the original when the reset function is executed The scene selection screen displays sample images and the shooting mode to best suit the situation. • By switching to the other scene, most settings will be changed to the default settings of each scene. 2 RESET Change the shooting functions back to default settings NO /YES Function Factory default setting Ref. Page Flash AUTO P. 12 Y YOFF P. 12 F 0.0 P. 12 & OFF P. 13 IMAGE QUALITY HQ P. 17 WB AUTO P. 19 ISO AUTO P. 19 DRIVE o P. 20 ESP/n ESP P. 20 DIGITAL ZOOM OFF P. 20 AF MODE SPOT P. 21 R OFF P. 21 3 s (Scene) Shooting pictures by selecting a scene according to the situation B F D G U OK SET MENU BACK IJȁPORTRAIT Scene selection Press o to decide the scene.
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19 Menu operations 2 [e SHOOT & SELECT1] / [f SHOOT & SELECT2] • Press and hold the shutter button to shoot sequential pictures. After shooting pictures, select the ones you want to erase, put the R to them, and press 2Y/S button to erase them. 4 CAMERA MENU WB......................................................................... Adjusting the color of a picture AUTO The white balance is adjusted automatically for natural color, regardless of 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.) ISO..............................................................................Changing the ISO sensitivity AUTO Sensitivity is automatically adjusted according to the conditions of the subject. 64/100/200/ 400/800/ 1600 A low value lowers the sensitivity for daylight shooting of clear, sharp pictures. The higher the value, the better 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. Selected picture OK MENU S SET BACK ERASE e e Press 43 to scroll through the pictures. Pictures with a R mark are erased. Select the pictures to be erased.
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20 Menu operations 2 You can take a sequence of pictures at one time while holding down the shutter button. The camera will take pictures in sequence until you release the shutter button. • In high speed sequential shooting, [IMAGE QUALITY] will be limited to below [2048 × 1536]. The digital zoom can be used to take close-up pictures with stronger magnification than the optical zoom. (Optical zoom × Digital zoom: the maximum 15x) DRIVE.................................................................................... Continuous shooting o Shoots 1 frame at a time when the shutter button is pressed. j Focus, exposure and white balance are locked at the first frame. The sequential shooting speed varies depending on the record mode setting. i Pictures can be taken at a faster speed than normal sequential shooting. ESP/n ............. 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 create a picture with balanced brightness. When taking pictures against strong backlight, the center of the picture may appear dark. n Only the center of the monitor is metered. Suitable for taking a picture of the subject in the center of the monitor against backlight. DIGITAL ZOOM....................................................... Zooming in on your subject OFF /ON P ʼnŒ ʼnŒ Ĵıĸij ĴıĸijȿijĴıĵ ijĴıĵ [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] Zoom bar White area: The optical zoom area Red area: The digital zoom area P ʼnŒ ʼnŒ Ĵıĸij ĴıĸijȿijĴıĵ ijĴıĵ [IN IN] 4 4 [ ] Optical zoom Digital zoom
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21 Menu operations 2 Recording starts about 0.5 seconds after the shutter button is released and lasts about 4 seconds. When recording, aim the camera microphone at the source of the sound you want to record. Panorama shooting lets you create a panoramic picture, using the OLYMPUS Master software from the provided CD-ROM. An Olympus xD-Picture Card is required for panorama shooting. Use the arrow pad (1243) to specify at which edge you want to connect the pictures, and then compose your shots so that the edges of the pictures overlap. The part of the previous picture where it will be joined to the next picture does not remain in the frame. You have to remember what the part in the frame looked like and take the next picture so it overlaps. Panorama shooting is possible for up to 10 pictures. Press m button to exit panorama shooting. AF MODE .................................................................. Changing the focusing area 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. R...................................................................... Recording sound with still pictures OFF /ON PANORAMA...........................................................Creating a panoramic picture 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.
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22 Menu operations 2 g “SETUP menus” (P. 31) • The factory default settings are displayed in gray ( ). • Set [BGM] to [ON] or [OFF]. • Select the transition effect between pictures from [TYPE]. • Only the first frame of each movie is displayed. • After setting [BGM] and [TYPE], press o to start the slideshow. • Press o or m button to cancel the slideshow. Playback mode menu q 1 SLIDESHOW Playing back pictures automatically BGM ON / OFF TYPE NORMAL FADER SLIDE ZOOM - OK MENU SET EXIT INDEX INDEX INDEX MOVIE MOVIE PL PLAY MOVIE PLAY EDIT EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE ERASE SETUP SETUP SETUP CALENDAR CALENDAR CALENDAR PL PLAYBAC YBACK MENU MENU PLAYBACK MENU PRINT PRINT ORDER ORDER PRINT ORDER ALBUM ALBUM ALBUM OK MENU SET EXIT P INDEX INDEX INDEX SLIDE- SLIDE- SHOW SHOW SLIDE- SHOW EDIT EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE ERASE SETUP SETUP SETUP CALENDAR CALENDAR CALENDAR PLAYBACK PLAYBACK MENU MENU PLAYBACK MENU PRINT PRINT ORDER ORDER PRINT ORDER ALBUM ALBUM ALBUM 5 1 8 Q REDEYE FIX BLACK & WHITE SEPIA FRAME TITLE CALENDAR BRIGHTNESS SATURATION When a still picture is selected When the move is selected EDIT*1 6*1*3 9*1 7 0 y*2 R*2 ALBUM ENTRY*1 PLAYBACK MENU 2 8 9*1 7 *2This is not displayed when a movie is selected. *3This cannot be selected when the movie is selected. *1A card is required. 3 4 3 4 5 INDEX EDIT*1 OK SET MENU BACK SLIDESHOW OFF ON BGM TYPE [ I N ]
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23 Menu operations 2 Select [MOVIE PLAY] from the top menu, and press o to play back the movie. Another option is to select a picture with the movie icon (n), and press o to play back the movie. Operations during movie playback • Press o to pause the playback. 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 the m button. 2 MOVIE PLAY Playing back movies OK MOVIE PLAY IJijĻĴı IJijĻĴı ĨıķįıĴįijķ ĨıķįıĴįijķ IJııĮıııĵ IJııĮıııĵ ĵ [IN IN] ʼnŒ ʼnŒ Ĵijı Ĵijıȿijĵı ijĵı IJijĻĴı IJijĻĴı ĨıķįıĴįijķ ĨıķįıĴįijķ IJııĮıııĵ IJııĮıııĵ ııĻıı ııĻııȟııĻĴķ ııĻĴķ [IN IN] ʼnŒ ʼnŒ Ĵijı Ĵijıȿijĵı ijĵı 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: 2×; 20×; and back to 1×. Playing time/Total recording time ııĻıĶ ııĻıĶȟııĻĴķ ııĻĴķ [IN IN] 1 : Displays the first frame. 2 : Displays the last frame. 3 : Displays the next frame. 4 : Displays the previous frame.
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24 Menu operations 2 This function lets you play back the pictures in a calendar format by the date of recording. g “Zoom button Zooming while shooting/close-up playback” (P. 11) This function lets you view the pictures in 9 frames at the same time. g “Zoom button Zooming while shooting/close-up playback” (P. 11) This function lets you edit still pictures saved on a card and store them as new pictures. This changes the image size of a picture and saves it as a new file. This function corrects the red-eye look that often occurs when taking pictures with a flash. This changes the picture to black and white and saves it as a new file. This changes the picture to sepia and saves it as a new file. This function lets you select the frame, and synthesize the frame and the picture, and store it as a new picture. • Select a frame with 43 and press o. • Select the picture to be synthesized with the frame with 43, and press o. (Press 12 to turn the picture 90 degrees clockwise or 90 degrees counterclockwise.) • Press the arrow pad (1243) and the zoom button to adjust the position and size of the picture, and press o. 3 CALENDAR Playing back the pictures in a calendar format 4 INDEX Viewing the pictures as a thumbnail 5 EDIT Q............................................................................ Changing the size of pictures 640 × 480 /320 × 240 REDEYE FIX...........................................................Fixing the red-eye in pictures BLACK & WHITE....................................Changing pictures to black and white SEPIA ...............................................................Changing pictures to a sepia tone FRAME........................................................Synthesize the frame and the picture OK Ř O ŕ SET MOVE FRAME ŜŹŅŞ
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25 Menu operations 2 This function lets you select the title, synthesize the title and the picture, and store it as a new picture. • Select the picture with 43, and press o. • Select the title with 43, and press o. (Press 12 to turn the title 90 degrees clockwise or 90 degrees counterclockwise.) • Press the arrow pad (1243) and the zoom button to adjust the position and size of the title, and press o. • Set the color of the title with the arrow pad (1243), and press o. This function lets you select the calendar, synthesize the calendar and the picture, and store it as a new picture. • Select the picture with 43, and press o. • Select the calendar with 43, and press o. (Press 12 to turn the picture 90 degrees clockwise or 90 degrees counterclockwise.) • Set the date of the calendar, and press o. This function lets you adjust the brightness of the picture, and store it as a new picture. • Select the picture with 43, and press o. • Adjust the brightness with 12, and press o. This function lets you adjust the vividness of the picture, and store it as a new picture. • Select the picture with 43, and press o. • Adjust the vividness with 12, and press o. This extract 9 frames from a movie and saves them as a new picture (INDEX). TITLE .............................................................. Synthesize the title and the picture CALENDAR...................................... Synthesize the calendar using the picture BRIGHTNESS...........................................Change the brightness of the picture SATURATION.............................................Change the vividness of the picture INDEX........................................................ Making an index picture from a movie OK SET TITLE ŜŹŅŞ OK SET CALENDAR ŜŹŅŞ OK MENU SET BACK BRIGHTNESS ŜŹŅŞ OK MENU SET BACK SATURATION ŜŹŅŞ
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26 Menu operations 2 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. 43) Protected pictures cannot be erased with [ERASE]/ [SEL.IMAGE]/[ALL ERASE], but they are all erased by formatting. • Select the picture with 43, and protect it by selecting [ON] with 12. You can protect several frames in succession. Pictures taken with the camera held vertically are displayed horizontally. This function lets you turn such pictures so that they are displayed vertically. New picture orientations are saved even when the power is turned off. Sound is recorded for about 4 seconds. • When [START] is displayed, aim the camera microphone at the source of the sound you want to record, and press o. • Recording starts and the [BUSY] bar is displayed during recording. 6 PRINT ORDER Making print reservations (DPOF) 7 PLAYBACK MENU 0 .............................................................................................Protecting pictures OFF /ON y ...................................................................................................Rotating pictures +90° / 0° / -90° R................................................................................Adding sound to still pictures OK EXIT OFF ON Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş 0 OK SET Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş y ȼĺıɋ ıɋ Ƚĺıɋ +90° OK Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş ȼĺıɋ ıɋ Ƚĺıɋ SET y 0° -90° OK SET Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş ȼĺıɋ ıɋ Ƚĺıɋ OK MENU SET BACK PLAYBACK MENU 0 y R START ALBUMENTRY
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27 Menu operations 2 Pictures recorded to the card can be organized by sorting them into albums. Pictures stored in the internal memory cannot be entered in albums. g“Album playback menus” (P. 29) ALBUM ENTRY......................................................Adding pictures to an album ŔŖŏ ŔŖŏ ŎŐŏ ŎŐŏ ijııķ ijııķ Ĵ ŕŖņ ŕŖņ ŘņŅ ŘņŅ ŕʼnŖ ŕʼnŖ ŇœŊ ŇœŊ Ŕłŕ Ŕłŕ ijķ ijķ ijĸ ijĸ ijĹ ijĹ IJ ij Ĵ IJĴ IJĴ IJĵ IJĵ IJĶ IJĶ IJķ IJķ IJĸ IJĸ IJĺ IJĺ IJĹ IJĹ ijı ijı ijIJ ijIJ ijij ijij ijĴ ijĴ ijĵ ijĵ ijķ ijķ ijĶ ijĶ ijĸ ijĸ ijĹ ijĹ ijĺ ijĺ Ĵı Ĵı ĴIJ ĴIJ ij IJ ĵ Ĵ IJIJ IJIJ IJij IJij Ķ ķ ĸ ĵ Ķ ķ Ĺ ĺ IJı IJı [xD xD] OK MENU SET BACK ALBUM ENTRY SEL. IMAGE SET CALENDAR SET ALL ŜŹŅŞ OK MENU SET BACK ŜŹŅŞ ŜŹŅŞ ŜŹŅŞ SEL. ALBUM SEL. ALBUM SEL. ALBUM IJ Select the album entry method Select an album to add the pictures OK OK SET EXIT HOLD Ķ IJ ı IJ ı ķ ij ĸ IJ IJ IJ IJ Ĵ ĵ Ĺ IJ ij IJ ij ĺ IJ SEL. IMAGE ŜŹŅŞ OK MENU SET BACK SET ALL PHOTO MOVIE 0 ŜŹŅŞ [SEL. IMAGE] Select one frame at a time for entry • Use the arrow pad (1243) to select a picture, and press o to add R. • Press o again to cancel the selection. • When the selection is completed, press o for a while. [SET CALENDAR] Add pictures taken on the same day Use the arrow pad (1243) to select the date with pictures to enter in the album, and press o. [SET ALL] Select all still images, all protected images, or all movies.
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28 Menu operations 2 Protected pictures cannot be erased. Cancel protection before erasing protected pictures. Once erased, pictures cannot be restored. Check each picture before erasing to avoid accidentally erasing pictures you want to keep. • When erasing the picture in the internal memory, do not insert the card into the camera. • When erasing the picture from the card, insert a card into the camera in advance. • Use the arrow pad (43) to select the picture, and press o to put R. • To cancel the selection, press o again. • When the selection is completed, press S button. • Select [YES], and press o. • Select [YES], and press o. 8 ERASE Erase selected pictures/Erase all pictures SEL. IMAGE ........................................ Erase by selecting the single-frame ALL ERASE..................Erase all the pictures in the internal memory and the card 9 ALBUM See the pictures registered in the album MENU S S SEL. IMAGE Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş ERASE BACK OK SET OK MENU SET BACK ŜŹŅŞ ŜŹŅŞ ŜŹŅŞ SEL. ALBUM SEL. ALBUM SEL. ALBUM Ķ ĺ ij IJ ı IJ ı Ĵ IJ IJ IJ IJ ĵ Ĺ IJ ij IJ ij ķ IJ ĸ Use the arrow pad (1243) to select an album, and press o. Use the arrow pad (43) to display picture you want.
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29 Menu operations 2 • A card is required. g “SLIDESHOW Playing back pictures automatically” (P. 22) “MOVIE PLAY Playing back movies” (P. 23) “Print settings (DPOF)” (P. 43) “SETUP menus” (P. 31) “ERASE Erase selected pictures/Erase all pictures (P. 28) To switch albums, select the desired album from [SEL. ALBUM]. g “ALBUM See the pictures registered in the album” (P. 28) Album playback menus 1 SEL. ALBUM See other album P OK MENU SET EXIT INDEX INDEX INDEX SLIDE- SLIDE- SHOW SHOW SLIDE- SHOW EDIT EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE ERASE SETUP SETUP SETUP SEL. ALBUM SEL. ALBUM SEL. ALBUM PL PLAYBAC YBACK MENU MENU PLAYBACK MENU PRINT PRINT ORDER ORDER PRINT ORDER CLOSE CLOSE ALBUM ALBUM CLOSE ALBUM 0 y*1 R*1 *2 UNDO ENTRY SELECT JACKET When the still picture is selected When the move is selected PLAYBACK MENU *1This is not displayed when the movie is selected. *2The still pictures registered in the album cannot be recorded. OK MENU SET EXIT INDEX INDEX INDEX MOVIE MOVIE PL PLAY MOVIE PLAY EDIT EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE ERASE SETUP SETUP SETUP SEL. ALBUM SEL. ALBUM SEL. ALBUM PL PLAYBAC YBACK MENU MENU PLAYBACK MENU PRINT PRINT ORDER ORDER PRINT ORDER CLOSE CLOSE ALBUM ALBUM CLOSE ALBUM 1 2 2 1
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30 Menu operations 2 Even if a picture is removed from an album, the picture remains in the card. You can change the jacket (first frame in the album) to be displayed on the album selection screen. Other album menus g “0 Protecting pictures” (P. 26) “y Rotating pictures” (P. 26) 2 PLAYBACK MENU UNDO ENTRY...................................................................Undoing album entries SEL. IMAGE Select one frame at a time to undo. • Press the arrow pad (1243) to select a picture, and press o to add R. • Press o again to cancel the selection. • When the selection is completed, press o for a while. UNDO ALL Undo all pictures in the album SELECT JACKET.................................................................Selecting the jacket IJ ı IJ ı ķ ij ĸ IJ IJ IJ IJ Ĵ ĵ Ĺ IJ ij IJ ij Ķ IJ ĺ ŜŹŅŞ OK OK SET EXIT HOLD SEL. IMAGE OK MENU SET BACK ŜŹŅŞ ŜŹŅŞ ŜŹŅŞ Ķ ĺ ij IJ ı IJ ı Ĵ IJ IJ IJ IJ ĵ Ĺ IJ ij IJ ij ķ IJ ĸ SEL. ALBUM SEL. ALBUM SEL. ALBUM Title image (first frame in the album)
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31 Menu operations 2 All existing data, including protected pictures, are erased when the internal memory or card is formatted. Make sure that you save or transfer important data to a computer before formatting the card. • Make sure there is no card inserted in the camera when formatting the internal memory. • When the internal memory is formatted, the data of the frames and titles downloaded with the provided OLYMPUS Master software will be deleted. • Be sure that the card is inserted in the camera when formatting the card. • Before using non-Olympus cards or cards which have been formatted on a computer, you must format them with this camera. Insert the optional card into the camera. Copying data does not erase the picture in the internal memory. • It takes some time to back up data. Check if the battery is not empty before starting the copy, or use the AC adapter. SETUP menus MEMORY FORMAT (FORMAT)........... Formatting the internal memory or card BACKUP........................... Copying pictures in the internal memory to the card SCN OK MENU SET EXIT SCN SCN Ŕ ņ ŕ Ŗ ő Ŕ ņ ŕ Ŗ ő Ŕ ņ ŕ Ŗ ő RESET RESET IMAGE IMAGE QUALITY QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY RESET SCN ńłŎņœł ńłŎņœł ŎņŏŖ ŎņŏŖ SCN ńłŎņœł ŎņŏŖ Playback mode Shooting mode *1 A card is required. *2 [SCREEN SETUP] can be selected when playing back still pictures. *3 [SHUTTER SOUND] can be selected when shooting still pictures. *4 You cannot select this item when taking movies. *5 You cannot select this item in playback mode. OK MENU SET EXIT P INDEX INDEX INDEX SLIDE- SLIDE- SHOW SHOW SLIDE- SHOW EDIT EDIT EDIT ERASE ERASE ERASE SETUP SETUP SETUP CALENDAR CALENDAR CALENDAR PLAYBACK PLAYBACK MENU MENU PLAYBACK MENU PRINT PRINT ORDER ORDER PRINT ORDER ALBUM ALBUM ALBUM MEMORY FORMAT (FORMAT*1 ) BACKUP*1 W Kq PW ON SETUP SCREEN SETUP*2 COLOR BEEP 8 SHUTTER SOUND*3 VOLUME*4 REC VIEW*4 FILE NAME*5 PIXEL MAPPING*5 s X DUAL TIME ALARM CLOCK VIDEO OUT SETUP
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32 Menu operations 2 You can select a language for on-screen display. Available languages vary depending on the area where you purchased this camera. You can add other languages to your camera with the provided OLYMPUS Master software. You can select the volume level and the picture displayed when the camera is turned on. If [SCREEN] is set to [OFF], [VOLUME] cannot be set. • Even if [SCN] is set to [MUSEUM], the camera emits beep by turning off and then on the camera when [LOW] or [HIGH] is selected for [VOLUME] of [PW ON SETUP]. If you do not want to emit beep, set [VOLUME] to [OFF] in advance. Still pictures in the internal memory or the card can be registered to screen [2] for [PW ON SETUP]. If a picture is already registered, the [IMAGE EXISTING] screen is displayed asking if you want to cancel the currently registered picture and register a new one. W ......................................................................... Selecting a display language Kq ........................... Using Shooting button / Playback button to turn on the camera YES • Pressing the K/h/s button turns on the camera and starts the camera in the shooting mode. • Pressing the q button turns on the camera and starts the camera in the playback mode. NO The power is not turned on. To turn on the camera, press the o button. PW ON SETUP...................................... Setting the startup screen and volume SCREEN OFF (No picture is displayed.) / 1 / 2 (The picture registered with [SCREEN SETUP] is displayed.) VOLUME OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH SCREEN SETUP............................Registering a picture as the startup screen COLOR...................................................... Setting the color of the menu screens NORMAL /BLUE /BLACK / PINK BEEP .............................Adjust the volume of beep when the button is pressed OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH 8 ....................................................Adjust the volume of camera warning sound OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH
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33 Menu operations 2 File names and their folder names for recorded pictures are automatically generated by the camera. File names and folder names respectively include file numbers (0001 to 9999) and folder names (100 to 999), and are named as follows. SHUTTER SOUND.......................... Selecting the sound of the shutter button OFF (No sound) 1 LOW / HIGH 2 LOW / HIGH 3 LOW / HIGH VOLUME.................................................. Adjusting the volume during playback OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH REC VIEW..............................................................Viewing pictures immediately OFF The picture being recorded is not displayed. This is useful when you want to prepare for your next shot while the previous picture is being recorded. ON The picture being recorded is displayed. This is useful for making a brief check of the picture you have just taken. You can resume shooting while the picture is still being displayed. FILE NAME..................................................Resetting the file names of pictures RESET This method is useful when grouping files on separate cards. The file number and folder number are reset every time a new card is inserted in the camera. The folder number returns to [No. 100] and the file number returns to [No. 0001]. AUTO This method is useful when you want to manage all your files with sequential numbers. Even if a new card is inserted, the folder number and file number are retained from the previous card. This helps you to manage multiple cards. \ D C I M \ * * * O L Y M P \ P m d d * * * * . j p g Folder No. (100 – 999) File name Folder name Month (1 – C) Day (01 – 31) File No. (0001 – 9999) Month: Jan. – Sep. = 1 – 9, Oct. = A, Nov. = B, Dec. = C
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34 Menu operations 2 The pixel mapping feature allows the camera to check and adjust the CCD and image processing functions. It is not necessary to operate this function frequently. Approximately once a year is recommended. Wait at least one minute after taking or viewing pictures to allow the pixel mapping function to perform properly. If you turn the camera off during pixel mapping, start again. Select [PIXEL MAPPING]. When [START] is displayed, press o. The date and time is saved with each image, and is used in the file name. • The first two digits of the year are fixed. • The time is displayed in the 24-hour format. • For a more accurate setting, press o when the time signal hits 00 seconds. PIXEL MAPPING ..............................Adjusting the image processing function s......................................................................Adjusting the monitor brightness X....................................................................................Setting the date and time OK SET MENU BACK s Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş 1: Brightens the monitor. 2: Darkens the monitor. Press o after setting is complete. OK SET MOVE X Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş x x ijııķġįġıIJġįġıIJ ijııķġįġıIJġįġıIJ Y ȁ M ȁ D ııġĻġıı ııġĻġıı 12 : Sets the date and time. 43 : Moves to the previous or next setting. 12 : Select the date format (Y-M-D, M-D-Y, D-M-Y).
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35 Menu operations 2 • The date format is the same as that set with [X]. • The first two digits of the year are fixed. • The time is displayed in the 24-hour format. • For a more accurate setting, press o when the time signal hits 00 seconds. • When [X] has not been set, [ALARM CLOCK] is not available. • When [DUALTIME] is set to [ON], the alarm sounds according to the dual time date and time setting. Setting an alarm • Select [ONE TIME] or [DAILY], and set the alarm time. • You can set snooze or alarm sounds and volume. DUALTIME.................................Setting the date and time in another time zone OFF Switches to the date and time set in [X]. ON Switches to the date and time set in [DUALTIME]. When setting the dual time, select [ON], and then set the time. ALARM CLOCK .............................................................................Setting alarms OFF No alarm is set or alarm is canceled. ONE TIME Alarm is activated once. DAILY Alarm is activated daily at the set time. TIME Sets the alarm time. SNOOZE OFF No snooze is set. ON Alarm is activated every 5 minutes, up to 7 times. ALARM SOUND 1 LOW / MID / HIGH 2 LOW / MID / HIGH 3 LOW / MID / HIGH OK SET MOVE DUALTIME Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş ijııķġįġıIJġįġıIJ ijııķġįġıIJġįġıIJ ııġĻġıı ııġĻġıı 43 : Moves to the previous or next setting. 12 : Sets the date and time. OK SET MOVE ALARM CLOCK TIME ALARM SOUND SNOOZE ı ĺ Ļ ı ı ı ĺ Ļ ı ı Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş
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36 Menu operations 2 Operating, shutting off and checking the alarm • Operating the alarm: Turn off the camera. The alarm only operates when the camera is off. • Shutting off the alarm: While the alarm is sounding, press any button to shut off the alarm and turn off the camera. Note that pressing the o button, K/h/s button or q button will turn the camera on. (Pressing the K/h/s button and q button will turn the camera on only when [Kq] is set to [YES].) When [SNOOZE] is set to [ON] at this time, the setting will be canceled. When [SNOOZE] is [OFF], the alarm stops automatically and the camera turns off after 1 minute of no operation. The factory default settings differ according to the region where the camera is sold. To play back camera images on a TV, set the video output according to your TV’s video signal type. • TV video signal types by country/region Check the video signal type before connecting the camera to the TV. NTSC: North America, Taiwan, Korea, Japan PAL: European countries, China Playing back pictures on a TV Turn off the camera and the TV before connecting. VIDEO OUT ...........................................................Playing back pictures on a TV NTSC / PAL Connect to the TV’s video input (yellow) and audio input (white) terminals. AV cable (provided) Multi-connector Connector cover Settings on the camera Press the q button to turn on the camera. • The last picture taken is displayed on the TV. Use the arrow pad (43) to select the picture you want to display. Settings on the TV Turn the TV on, and set it to video input mode. • For details of switching to video input, refer to your TV’s instruction manual.
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37 Printing pictures 3 3 Printing pictures Printing pictures You can print out the pictures you have taken. If you print the pictures at home, you can either connect the camera directly to the printer or you can connect the camera to a computer and download the pictures to the computer first. If you go to a photo store, it is a good idea to store the print reservation data on the card first. With print reservation, you can print out pictures easily either at home using a personal DPOF-compatible printer or at a photo store that supports DPOF. DPOF is a standard format used to record automatic print information from digital cameras. It allows you to store data such as which pictures you want to print and the number of prints so that you can print pictures automatically at home or at a photo store. This chapter explains direct printing and print reservations. 3
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38 Printing pictures 3 By connecting the camera to a PictBridge-compatible printer, you can print out pictures directly. Select the pictures you want to print and the number of prints on the camera’s monitor. To find out if your printer is compatible with PictBridge, refer to the printer’s instruction manual. What is PictBridge? A standard for connecting digital cameras and printers of different makers and printing out pictures directly. [EASY PRINT] can be used to print out the picture displayed on the monitor. The selected picture is printed using the standard settings of your printer. The date and file name are not printed. STANDARD All printers that support PictBridge have standard print settings. If [STANDARD] is selected on the settings screens (P.40 to 41), pictures are printed according to these settings. Refer to the printer’s instruction manual for its standard settings or contact the printer manufacturer. 1 Display the picture you want to print out on the LCD monitor in the playback mode. 2 Turn the printer on and plug the USB cable provided with the camera into the multi-connector of the camera and the printer’s USB port. • The [EASY PRINT START] screen is displayed. • For details of how to turn the printer on and the position of the USB port, refer to the printer’s instruction manual. Direct printing (PictBridge) Using the direct printing function • Available printing modes, paper sizes etc., vary depending on the printer you use. Refer to the instruction manual for your printer. • For details of printing paper types, ink cassettes, etc., refer to the printer’s instruction manual. EASY PRINT Multi-connector USB cable
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39 Printing pictures 3 3 Press < button. • Printing starts. • When printing is finished, the picture selection screen is displayed. To print another picture, press 43 to select a picture, and press < button. • When you are finished, disconnect the USB cable from the camera with the picture selection screen displayed. 4 Remove the USB cable from the camera. 5 Remove the USB cable from the printer. You can use [EASY PRINT] even when the camera is turned off or in shooting mode. With the camera turned off or in shooting mode, connect the USB cable. The selection screen for the USB connection is displayed. Select [EASY PRINT]. g “EASY PRINT” Step 3 (P. 39), “CUSTOM PRINT” Step 2 (P. 40) PC / CUSTOM PRINT EASY PRINT START OK PRINT EXIT
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40 Printing pictures 3 1 Display the screen being indicated on the right according to the procedure 1 and 2 in P. 38, and press o. 2 Select [CUSTOM PRINT], and press o. 3 Make the print settings according to the operation guide. Other print modes and print settings (CUSTOM PRINT) Selecting the picture to print (available only when a card is inserted) Selecting a print mode PC / CUSTOM PRINT EASY PRINT START OK OK SET U S B Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş PC EASY PRINT CUSTOM PRINT EXIT Operation guide OK SET ALL IMAGES SEL. ALBUM ALL IMAGES Allows you to select from all pictures in the card to print. ALBUM Select an album and the pictures in the album to print. OK MENU EXIT SET PRINT MODE SELECT Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş PRINT ALL PRINT MULTI PRINT ALL INDEX PRINT Prints the selected picture. ALL PRINT Prints all the pictures stored in the internal memory or the card. MULTI PRINT Prints one picture in multiple layout format. ALL INDEX Prints an index of all the pictures stored in the internal memory or the card. PRINT ORDER Prints the pictures according to the print reservation data on the card. If no print reservations have been made, this option is not available. g“Print settings (DPOF)” (P. 43)
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41 Printing pictures 3 Note • If the [PRINTPAPER] screen is not displayed, [SIZE], [BORDERLESS] and [PICS/SHEET] are set to [STANDARD]. Press 43 to select the picture you want to print. You can also use the zoom button and select a picture from the index display. 4 Select [OK], and press o. • Printing starts. • When printing is finished, the [PRINT MODE SELECT] screen is displayed. Setting the print paper Selecting the picture to print Setting the number of prints and data to be printed OK SET MENU BACK PRINTPAPER SIZE SIZE BORDERLESS BORDERLESS Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş SIZE BORDERLESS STANDARD STANDARD SIZE Choose from the available paper sizes on your printer. BORDERLESS Select framed or unframed. In [MULTI PRINT] mode, you cannot select the frame. OFF ( ) The picture is printed inside a blank frame. ON ( ) The picture is printed filling the entire page. PICS/SHEET Available in [MULTI PRINT] mode only. The number of prints that can be printed vary depending on the printer. OK PRINT MORE SINGLEPRINT IJııĮıııĵ IJııĮıııĵ [IN IN] PRINT Prints one copy of the selected picture. When [SINGLE PRINT] or [MORE] has been selected, a single copy or more copies are printed. SINGLE PRINT Makes a print reservation for the displayed picture. MORE Sets the number of prints and data to be printed for the displayed picture. OK SET MENU BACK PRINT INFO 1 WITHOUT WITHOUT DATE FILE NAME <x Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş <× Sets the number of prints. You can select up to 10 prints. DATE ( ) If you select [WITH], pictures are printed with the date. FILE NAME ( ) If you select [WITH], pictures are printed with the file name. OK SET MENU BACK PRINT Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş OK CANCEL
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42 Printing pictures 3 To cancel printing 5 In the [PRINT MODE SELECT] screen, press m button. • A message is displayed. 6 Disconnect the USB cable from the camera. • The camera turns off. 7 Disconnect the USB cable from the printer. OK CANCEL TRANSFERRING Screen during data transfer OK Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş SET PRINT CONTINUE CANCEL Press o Select [CANCEL], and press o. OK MENU EXIT SET PRINT MODE SELECT Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş PRINT ALL PRINT MULTI PRINT ALL INDEX
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43 Printing pictures 3 Print reservation allows you to save printing data (the number of prints and the date and time information) with the pictures stored on the card. Pictures with print reservations can be printed using the following procedures. Printing using a DPOF-compatible photo store. You can print the pictures using the print reservation data. Printing using a DPOF-compatible printer. Printing is possible directly from a card containing print reservation data, without using a computer. For more details, refer to the printer’s instruction manual. A PC card adapter may also be necessary. Note • DPOF reservations set by another device cannot be changed by this camera. Make changes using the original device. If a card contains DPOF reservations set by another device, entering reservations using this camera may overwrite the previous reservations. • You can make DPOF print reservations for up to 999 images per card. • Not all functions may be available on all printers, or at all photo stores. To use print services without using DPOF • Pictures stored in the internal memory cannot be printed at a photo store. The pictures need to be copied to a card before taking them. g“BACKUP Copying pictures in the internal memory to the card” (P. 31) Print settings (DPOF) How to make print reservations Only the images stored on the card can be reserved to print. Insert a card with recorded pictures into the camera before making print reservations.
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44 Printing pictures 3 Follow the operation guide to make a print reservation for a selected picture. 1 Press the m button in the playback mode and display the top menu. 2 Select [PRINT ORDER] [<], and press o. • Playing back the album:Top menu [PRINT ORDER] [<] 3 Press 43 to select the frames for print reservations, and then press 12 to set the number of prints. • You cannot make print reservations for pictures with A. • Repeat Step 3 to make print reservations for other pictures. 4 When you finish making print reservations, press o. 5 Select the date and time print setting, and press o. NO The pictures are printed without the date and time. DATE The selected pictures are printed with the shooting date. TIME The selected pictures are printed with the shooting time. 6 Select [SET], and press o. Reserves all the pictures stored on the card. The number of prints is set at one print per picture. 1 Press the m button in the playback mode and display the top menu. 2 Select [PRINT ORDER] [U], and press o. • Playing back the album:Top menu [PRINT ORDER] [U] 3 Select the date and time setting, and press o. Single-frame reservation All-frame reservation OK SET MENU BACK < PRINT ORDER < U ŜŹŅŞ Operation guide OK MOVE SET IJijĻĴı IJijĻĴı ĨıķįıĴįijķ ĨıķįıĴįijķ IJııĮıııĵ IJııĮıııĵ ĵ ʼnŒ ʼnŒ ȿ [xD xD] ı OK SET MENU BACK X NO DATE TIME ŜŹŅŞ OK SET MENU BACK < PRINT ORDER SET CANCEL ŜŹŅŞ 1 ( 1 ( 1) 1)
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45 Printing pictures 3 NO The pictures are printed without the date and time. DATE All pictures are printed with the shooting date. TIME All pictures are printed with the shooting time. 4 Select [SET], and press o. You can reset all the print reservation data or just for selected pictures. 1 Select top menu [PRINT ORDER], and press o. • Playing back the album:Top menu [PRINT ORDER] To reset the print reservation data for all the pictures 2 Select [<] or [U], and press o. 3 Select [RESET], and press o. To reset the print reservation data for a selected picture 2 Select [<], and press o. 3 Select [KEEP], and press o. 4 Press 43 to select the picture with the print reservations you want to cancel, and press 2 to decrease the number of prints to 0. • Repeat Step 4 to cancel print reservations for other pictures. 5 When you are finished canceling print reservations, press o. 6 Select the date and time setting, and press o. • The setting is applied to the remaining pictures with print reservations. 7 Select [SET], and press o. Resetting print reservation data OK SET MENU BACK PRINT ORDER SETTING RESET KEEP ŜŹŅŞ PRINT ORDERED PRINT ORDERED
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46 Connecting the camera to a computer 4 4 Connecting the camera to a computer Connecting the camera to a computer Using the USB cable provided with your camera, you can connect the camera and computer and download (transfer) the images to your computer using the OLYMPUS Master software, also provided with the camera. OLYMPUS Master is application software for editing images taken with a digital camera on a computer. Installing it on your computer lets you do the following: Flow Install the OLYMPUS Master software gP. 47 Connect the camera to the computer using the USB cable gP. 50 Start up the OLYMPUS Master software gP. 51 Download image files to the computer gP. 52 Disconnect the camera from the computer gP. 52 Using OLYMPUS Master What is OLYMPUS Master? 4 Prepare the following items before starting. Computer equipped with a USB port OLYMPUS Master CD-ROM USB cable Download images from the camera or other media View images and movies You can run a slideshow and play back sound. Manage images You can organize your images using the calendar display. Search the image you want by date or keyword. Edit images You can rotate images, trim them and change the size. Edit images with the filter and correction functions Print images You can print images and make indexes, calendars and postcards. Make panoramic images You can make panoramic images using pictures taken in panorama mode. For details of other functions and operations, refer to the “Help” guide and OLYMPUS Master reference manual.
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47 Connecting the camera to a computer 4 Before installing the OLYMPUS Master software, please confirm that your computer is compatible with the following system requirements. For newer operating systems, please refer to the Olympus web site as shown on the back cover of this manual. Operating environment Windows OS Windows 98SE/Me/2000 Professional/XP CPU Pentium III 500 MHz or later RAM 128 MB or more (at least 256 MB is recommended) Hard disk capacity 300 MB or more Connector USB port Monitor 1,024 × 768 pixels, 65,536 colors or more Note • Data transfer is only guaranteed on computers with a factory installed OS. • To install the software in Windows 2000 Professional/XP, you must log on as a user with administrators’ privileges. • Internet Explorer and QuickTime 6 or later should be installed on your computer. • Windows XP corresponds to Windows XP Professional/Home Edition. • Windows 2000 corresponds to Windows 2000 Professional. • If you are using Windows 98SE, the USB driver is installed automatically. Macintosh OS Mac OS X 10.2 or later CPU Power PC G3 500 MHz or later RAM 128 MB or more (at least 256 MB is recommended) Hard disk capacity 300 MB or more Connector USB port Monitor 1,024 × 768 pixels, 32,000 colors or more Note • Operation is only guaranteed on a Macintosh equipped with a built-in USB port. • QuickTime 6 or later and Safari 1.0 or later must be installed. • Be sure to remove the media (drag & drop onto the trash icon) before performing the following operations. Failure to do so could result in unstable computer operation and the need to reboot. • Disconnect the cable connecting the camera to the computer • Turn off the camera • Open the camera’s battery compartment/card cover Install the OLYMPUS Master software
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48 Connecting the camera to a computer 4 Windows 1 Insert the CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive. • The OLYMPUS Master setup screen is displayed. • If the screen is not displayed, double-click the “My Computer” icon and click the CD- ROM icon. 2 Click “OLYMPUS Master”. • The QuickTime installation screen is displayed. • QuickTime is required to use OLYMPUS Master. If the QuickTime screen is not displayed, QuickTime 6 or later is already installed on the computer. In this case, go to step 4. 3 Click “Next” and follow the on-screen instructions. • When the QuickTime licensing agreement is displayed, read the agreement and click “Agree” to proceed with the installation. • The OLYMPUS Master installation screen is displayed. 4 Follow the on-screen instructions. • When the OLYMPUS Master licensing agreement is displayed, read the agreement and click “Yes” to proceed with the installation. • When the “User Information” dialog box is displayed, enter your “Name” and “OLYMPUS Master Serial Number”; select your region and click “Next”. Refer to the sticker on the CD-ROM package for the serial number. • When the DirectX licensing agreement is displayed, read the agreement and click “Yes”.
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49 Connecting the camera to a computer 4 • A screen asking whether or not you want to install Adobe Reader is displayed. Adobe Reader is required to read the OLYMPUS Master instruction manual. If this screen is not displayed, Adobe Reader is already installed on your computer. To install Adobe Reader, click “OK”. 5 Follow the on-screen instructions. • The screen confirming that installation is completed is displayed. Click “Finish”. 6 Select the option to restart immediately when the screen asking you if you wish to restart the computer is displayed and click “OK”. • The computer restarts. • Remove the CD-ROM from the CD-ROM drive and store it. Macintosh 1 Insert the CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive. • The CD-ROM window is displayed. • If the CD-ROM window is not displayed, double-click the CD-ROM icon on the desktop. 2 Double-click on the desired language folder. 3 Double-click the “Installer” icon. • The OLYMPUS Master installer starts up. • Follow the on-screen instructions. • When the OLYMPUS Master licensing agreement is displayed, read the agreement and click “Continue” and then “Agree” to proceed with the installation. • The screen confirming that installation is completed is displayed. 4 Click “Finish”. • The first screen is displayed. 5 Click “Restart”. • The computer restarts. • Remove the CD-ROM from the CD-ROM drive and store it.
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50 Connecting the camera to a computer 4 1 Make sure the camera is turned off. • The monitor is off. • The lens cover is closed. 2 Connect the multi-connector on the camera to the USB port on the computer using the provided USB cable. • Refer to your computer’s instruction manual to locate the position of the USB port. • The camera turns on automatically. • The monitor turns on and the selection screen for the USB connection is displayed. 3 Select [PC], and press o. 4 The camera is recognized by the computer. • Windows When you connect the camera to your computer for the first time, the computer attempts to recognize the camera. Click “OK” to exit the message that is displayed. The camera is recognized as a “Removable Disk”. • Macintosh The iPhoto program is the default application for managing digital images. When you connect your digital camera for the first time, the iPhoto application starts automatically, so close this application and start OLYMPUS Master. Note • The camera functions are disabled while the camera is connected to a computer. • Connecting the camera to a computer via a USB hub may cause unstable operation. In this case, do not use a hub, but connect the camera directly to the computer. Connecting the camera to a computer Monitor Connector cover Multi-connector OK Ŝ Ŋ ŏ Ş SET U S B PC EASY PRINT CUSTOM PRINT EXIT

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