Stylus 850 SW

Olympus Stylus 850 SW manual

Stylus 850 SW

User manual for the Olympus Stylus 850 SW in English. This PDF manual has 84 pages.

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DIGITAL CAMERA Instruction Manual Getting to know your camera better Quick Start Guide 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 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 1 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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2 EN Contents Test out the functions of the camera buttons by following along with the illustrations. Learn how to print pictures you have taken. Learn how to transfer and save pictures to a computer. Find out more about camera operations and how to take better pictures. Read about convenient functions and safety precautions on how to use your camera more effectively. Learn about the menus that control the functions and settings for basic operation. Button operations Menu operations Printing pictures Getting to know your camera better Appendix P. 11 P. 22 P. 41 P. 51 P. 62 Using OLYMPUS Master P. 46 Quick Start Guide P. 3 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 2 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 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. Digital Camera Strap LI-42B Lithium Ion Battery LI-40C Battery Charger USB Cable AV Cable OLYMPUS Master 2 Software CD-ROM Items not shown: Instruction Manual (this manual), warranty card. Contents may vary depending on purchase location. Attach the strap Quick Start Guide d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 3 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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4 EN Quick Start Guide Prepare the camera a. Charge the battery. ( Battery comes partially charged. b. Insert the battery and an xD-Picture Card (optional) in the camera. 2 1 3 Charging Indicator Light On (Red): Charging Light Off: Charging complete (Charging time: Approx. 5 hours) AC Wall Outlet Power Cable Battery Charger Lithium Ion Battery 2 1 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 4 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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EN 5 Prepare the camera Quick Start Guide . ( You can shoot pictures with this camera even without using an optional xD- Picture Card™ (hereinafter referred to as “the card”). If an xD-Picture Card is not inserted, your pictures will be saved to the internal memory. For details on the card, please refer to “The card” (P. 64). Battery lock knob To remove the battery, slide the battery lock knob in the direction of the arrow. 3 ( Insert the battery by putting in the marked side first, with the marks toward the battery lock knob. If you insert the battery incorrectly, you will not be able to remove it. Do not use force. Contact authorized distributors/ service centers. Damage to the battery exterior (scratches, etc.) may produce heat or an explosion. 5 Index area Notch ( Orient the card as shown in the illustration 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 and release it slowly. Then grasp the card and remove. 4 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 5 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 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 K. Still picture shooting modes b. Press the o button. ( To turn off the camera, press the o button once again. K This function allows you to shoot with the camera’s automatic settings. h This function reduces the blur incurred by a moving subject, or camera shake when taking pictures. 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 the date and time have not yet been set, this screen will appear. When viewing pictures (playback mode) When shooting movies (shooting mode) When shooting still pictures (shooting mode) o Button X Y M Y M D D TIME ---- -- -- -- -- MENU CANCEL Hint The directions of the arrow pad (1243) are indicated with 1243 in this manual. 1 2 3 4 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 6 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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EN 7 Quick Start Guide Set date and time a. Press the 1F button and the 2Y button to select [Y]. • The first two digits of the year are fixed. b. Press the 3# button. c. Press the 1F button and the 2Y button to select [M]. d. Press the 3# button. 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 2Y Button 1F 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 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 7 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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8 EN Set date and time Quick Start Guide e. Press the 1F button and the 2Y button to select [D]. f. Press the 3# button. g. Press the 1F 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 1F 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 8M 8M 4 4 IN AUTO NORM NORM The number of storable still pictures is displayed. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 8 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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EN 9 Quick Start Guide Take a picture a. Hold the camera. c. Shoot. Horizontal grip Vertical grip b. Focus. 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 AUTO Shutter Button (Pressed halfway) AF target mark Place this mark over your subject. 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 AUTO (Pressed completely) Shutter Button The card access lamp blinks. • 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. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 9 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 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 that you want to erase. b. Press the f/S button. c. Press the 1F button to select [YES] and press the o button to erase the picture. 1 1 IN 8M 8M 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 100-0001 100-0001 NORM NORM Arrow Pad Next Picture Prev. Picture Mode Dial o Button Erase pictures f/S Button ERASE ERASE OK IN NO NO YES SET CANCEL MENU 1F Button o Button IN ERASE ERASE NO YES YES OK SET CANCEL MENU d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 10 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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EN 11 Button operations Button operations Shooting still pictures Set the mode dial to K, h, s or g, 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 K or h). Now press the shutter button all the way (completely) to shoot a picture. Focus lock - Locking the focus and then composing the shot 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. o button Turning the camera on and off Power on: Shooting mode • Lens cover opens • Monitor turns on Playback mode • Monitor turns on Shutter button Shooting pictures 8M 8M P 4 4 IN NORM NORM Shooting mode Flash mode Self-timer Macro mode/ Super macro mode/ S-macro LED mode Playback modes Shooting modes 6 a 0 d 9 c 8 3 1 2 7 4 b 5 The number of storable still pictures is displayed. 1 2 1/400 1/400 F3.5 F3.5 P AF target mark d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 11 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Button operations 12 EN AF Lock - Locking the focus position 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) Selecting a scene mode according to the shooting situation” (P. 27) • AF lock is automatically canceled after one shot. 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. Set the mode dial to the desired shooting or playback mode. The camera determines the optimum settings for the shooting conditions automatically. This function reduces the blur caused by a moving subject or camera movement when taking pictures. • By switching to another mode, most settings will be changed to the default settings of each mode. You can shoot pictures by selecting a scene mode according to the situation. Select a scene mode/change another scene mode to another one • Press m and select [SCN] from the top menu. Use the 12to select a scene and press o. • By switching to another scene mode, most settings will be changed to the default settings of each scene mode. g “s (Scene) Selecting a scene mode according to the shooting situation” (P. 27) Follow the shooting guide displayed on the screen to set the target items. • Press m to display the shooting guide again. • To change the setting without using the shooting guide, set the shooting mode to another one. • Functions set using the shooting guide will revert to the default settings when m is pressed or when the shooting mode is changed. Mode dial Switching between shooting and playback modes K Shooting still pictures h Shooting pictures using digital image stabilization s Shoot pictures by selecting a scene mode according to the situation g Follow the shooting guide to take better pictures AFL 1/400 1/400 F5.0 F5.0 AF lock mark 3 1 2 3 4 5 OK SET BACK MENU SHOOTING GUIDE Shoot w/ effects preview. Brightening subject. Shooting into backlight. Set particular lighting. Blurring background. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 12 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Button operations EN 13 Shoot pictures by comparing previews of different effects 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 four different levels of the selected shooting effect. You can use the four preview frames to compare the desired setting/effect. • 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. Audio is recorded with the movie. The last picture taken is displayed. • Press the arrow pad to view other pictures. • Use the zoom button to switch between close-up playback, index display and calendar display. Playing back movies Select the movie in the playback mode and press o to play. n Recording movies q Viewing still pictures/Selecting playback mode 0.0 0.0 +0.3 +0.3 +0.7 +0.7 +1.0 +1.0 Exposure effects. Use 43 to change the display. This icon lights during movie recording. 00:34 00:34 REC REC The remaining recording time is displayed. When the remaining recording time reaches 0, recording will stop automatically. 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 100-0004 100-0004 4 4 IN MOVIE PLAY OK When [Exposure effects.] is selected d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 13 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Button operations 14 EN Operations during movie playback • If you press f/S during movie playback, the stopwatch starts. Pressing f/S again stops the stopwatch. • 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 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. Scroll to the right (or scroll up for a rotated picture) starts automatically. • Use the zoom button 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. 25) 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 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. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 14 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Button operations EN 15 The still pictures registered in “My Favorite” are displayed. • Press the arrow pad to view other pictures. • Use the zoom button to switch among close-up playback and index display. Press m during “My Favorite” playback to display the top menu, and then select [SLIDESHOW] or [ADD FAVORITE]. g “SLIDESHOW Playing back pictures automatically” (P. 31) “ADD FAVORITE Adding favorite images” (P. 32) Erasing pictures from “My Favorite” • Use the arrow pad to select the picture you want to erase, and press f/S. Select [YES], and press o. • Erasing a picture from “My Favorite” does not erase the original picture recorded in the internal memory or to the card. Use the arrow pad to select scenes, playback picture, and the items on the menus. Displays the Function Menu which contains the functions and settings used during shooting. This button is also used to confirm your selection. The functions you can set with the Function Menu Select the shooting mode when you have set the mode dial to K. Other functions you can set with the Function Menu g “WB Adjusting the color of a picture” (P. 28) “ISO Changing the ISO sensitivity” (P. 28) “DRIVE Using sequential (continuous) shooting” (P. 29) “ESP/n Changing the area for measuring the brightness of a subject” (P. 29) “IMAGE QUALITY Changing the image quality” (P. 24) P Viewing “My Favorite” YES / NO Arrow pad (1243) o button (OK/FUNC) AUTO/P......................................................................Shooting pictures with automatic settings AUTO (Full auto mode) The camera automatically sets white balance and ISO sensitivity in addition to the aperture and shutter speed. P (Program auto) The camera automatically sets the optimum aperture value and shutter speed for the brightness of the subject. My Favorite My Favorite My Favorite My Favorite SLIDE- SHOW SLIDE- SHOW MENU EXIT SET OK ADD FAVORITE ADD FAVORITE My Favorite My Favorite My Favorite My Favorite 4 5 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 15 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Button operations 16 EN Displays the top menu. Shooting mode: Zooming in on your subject Optical zoom ratio: 3× m button (MENU) Displaying the top menu Zoom button Zooming while shooting/Close-up playback AUTO 8M 8M P PROGRAMAUTO PROGRAMAUTO ISO AUTO ISO AUTO WB AUTO WB AUTO ESP ESP P NORM NORM 43: Select a setting, and press o. The current camera setting is displayed. 12: Select the function to be set. Function Menu 6 7 W W T T 8M 8M P 4 4 IN NORM NORM W W T T 8M 8M P 4 4 IN NORM NORM Zoom out: Press W on the zoom button. Zoom in: Press T on the zoom button. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 16 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Button operations EN 17 Playback mode: Changing the picture display 1F button Changing picture brightness (Exposure Compensation) 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 8M 8M 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 Close-up playback • Press T to incrementally enlarge the picture up to 10 times the original size. Press W to reduce the size. • Use the arrow pad during close- up playback to scroll around the picture. • Press o to return to 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 T on the zoom button to display the picture on the date selected. Single-frame playback • Use the arrow pad to browse pictures. W T W W T W W T W T T 8 0.0 0.0 +0.3 +0.3 +0.7 +0.7 +1.0 +1.0 F Use 43 to change the display. Press 1F in shooting mode, use the arrow pad to select the frame with the desired brightness. Press o to confirm your selection. • Adjustable from -2.0 EV to +2.0 EV. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 17 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Button operations 18 EN Press 3# in shooting mode to select the flash setting. Press o to confirm your selection. Press 2Y in shooting mode to select on and off for the self-timer. Press o to confirm your selection. • 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. • To cancel the self-timer, press 2Y. • Self-timer shooting is automatically canceled after one shot. Press 4& in shooting mode to select the macro mode. Press o to confirm your selection. • Zoom and flash cannot be used in super macro mode/S-macro LED mode. • [ISO] is fixed at [AUTO] when shooting in S-macro LED mode. g “ISO Changing the ISO sensitivity” (P. 28) Press q in shooting mode to switch to playback mode and display the last picture taken. Press q again or press the shutter button halfway to return to shooting mode. g “q Viewing still pictures/Selecting playback mode” (P. 13) 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. $ Flash off The flash does not fire. 2Y button Self-timer shooting OFF Cancel the self-timer. ON Set the self-timer. 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 20 cm/7.9 in. (wide) and 30 cm/11.8 in. (tele) from your subject. % Super macro mode This mode lets you shoot as close as 7 cm/2.8 in. from your subject. If the distance between the camera and the subject is over 50 cm/19.7 in., the picture will be out of focus. O S-macro LED mode The LED light illuminates from 7 cm/2.8 in. to 20 cm/7.9 in. from the lens in super macro mode. Press the shutter button halfway to turn on the LED light. q/< button Viewing pictures/Printing pictures q Viewing pictures immediately 9 0 a b d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 18 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Button operations EN 19 When a printer is connected to the camera, display the picture you want to print in playback mode and press <. g “EASY PRINT” (P. 41) Press f in shooting mode to turn on or off Shadow Adjustment Technology. Press o for setting. 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, and adjusts the background to ensure proper exposure of your picture. • 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. • [ESP/n] is fixed at [ESP]. • [AF MODE] is fixed at [FACE DETECT]. • [PANORAMA] cannot be set. • You can also use Shadow Adjustment Technology to compensate for backlighting in shot still pictures. g “PERFECT FIX Editing images” (P. 31) 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. 34) Hold down f/S in shooting mode to display the guide indicating the location of the buttons. < Printing pictures f/S button Brightening the subject against backlight/Erasing pictures/ Displaying the button guide f Brightening the subject against backlight OFF Shadow Adjustment Technology is deactivated. ON Shadow Adjustment Technology is activated. S Erasing pictures c d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 19 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Button operations 20 EN Press g to change the display in the following order. *1 This is not displayed when the mode dial is set to n or R. *2 This is not displayed when a movie is selected. With a menu item highlighted, press and hold down E to display the menu guide which will provide more information on the function or setting. g/E/Y button Changing the information on display/Display the menu guide/ Turning on the LED illuminator/Checking the time g Changing the information displays E Displaying the menu guide d 8M 8M +2.0 +2.0 P 4 4 IN ISO 1600 ISO 1600 NORM NORM 8M 8M +2.0 +2.0 P 4 4 IN ISO 1600 ISO 1600 NORM NORM 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 4 4 100-0004 100-0004 IN 8M 8M NORM NORM 8M 8M 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 8M 8M 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 Frame assist*1 Simple display*1 Normal display 8M 8M +2.0 +2.0 P 4 4 IN ISO 1600 ISO 1600 NORM NORM Histogram display*1 Shooting mode Normal display Detailed display Playback mode No information display Histogram display*2 ESP/n Sets picture brightness for taking pictures. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 20 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Button operations EN 21 When [LED ILLUMINATOR] is set to [ON], hold down Y to turn on the LED illuminator. g “LED ILLUMINATOR Setting the LED illuminator function” (P. 40) • The LED illuminator can be turned on even when the camera is off. • If you conduct a button operation when the LED illuminator is on, it will be kept on for a maximum of 90 seconds. • To turn off the LED illuminator, hold down Y again, or perform no operations for 30 seconds and allow it turn off automatically. Checking the time While the camera is off, press g/E/Y to display the set alarm time (when [ALARM CLOCK] is set) and the current time for 3 seconds. Y Turning on the LED illuminator LED illuminator d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 21 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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22 EN Menu operations Menu operations Pressing m displays the top menu on the monitor. • 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 o button Arrow pad (1243) m button 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 CAMERA MENU SET OK AUTO o FINE ZOOM DIGITAL ZOOM DRIVE AUTO WB MENU EXIT Top menu (in still picture shooting mode) SCN SCN RESET RESET PANORAMA PANORAMA CAMERA MENU CAMERA MENU SILENT MODE SILENT MODE MENU EXIT SET OK IMAGE QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY SETUP SETUP Operation guide m button : Returns to the previous menu. : Exits the menu. : Sets the selected item. MENU BACK MENU EXIT SET OK o d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 22 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations EN 23 This explains how to use the menus with the [AF MODE] setting as an example. 1 Set the mode dial to K. 2 Press m to display the top menu. Select [CAMERA MENU] and press o to confirm your selection. • [AF MODE] is one of the selections on the [CAMERA MENU]. Press o to confirm your selection. 3 Use the arrow pad 12 to select [AF MODE], and press o. • Some settings may not be available, depending on the shooting/scene mode. • When pressing 4 on this screen, the cursor moves to the page display. Press 12 to change the page. To select an item or function, press 3 or o. 4 Use the arrow pad 12 to select [FACE DETECT], [iESP] or [SPOT], 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 1 2 ISO OFF OFF CAMERA MENU AUTO o FINE ZOOM DIGITAL ZOOM DRIVE AUTO WB MENU EXIT SET OK AF MODE R ESP OFF 1 2 SPOT ESP/n CAMERA MENU MENU EXIT SET OK 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 CAMERA MENU AF MODE R ESP/n OK SET BACK MENU iESP FACE DETECT SPOT AF MODE d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 23 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations 24 EN • Some functions are not available in certain modes. g “Functions available in shooting modes and scene modes” (P. 59) g “SETUP menus” (P. 36) • The factory default settings are displayed in gray ( ). This function allows you to set [IMAGE SIZE] and [COMPRESSION] ([FRAME RATE] when recording movie). Still picture image quality and their applications Movie image quality g “Number of storable still pictures and recording length of movies” (P. 54) Shooting mode menu K h s n IMAGE QUALITY Changing the image quality IMAGE SIZE Application G 3264 × 2448 • 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 at Wide screen TV. COMPRESSION L FINE • Shooting at high quality. M NORMAL • Shooting at normal quality. IMAGE SIZE FRAME RATE C 640 × 480 N 30 frames/sec. E 320 × 240 O 15 frames/sec. SCN SCN RESET RESET PANORAMA PANORAMA CAMERA MENU CAMERA MENU SILENT MODE SILENT MODE MENU EXIT SET OK IMAGE QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY SETUP SETUP 2 5 CAMERA MENU WB ISO DRIVE FINE ZOOM DIGITAL ZOOM ESP/n AF MODE R * An Olympus xD-Picture Card is required. 5 4 1 6 3* 1 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 24 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations EN 25 It restores shooting functions back to default settings. The mode dial must not be set to g. Functions restored to the factory default settings • An Olympus xD-Picture Card is required for shooting. • When the card capacity is insufficient, this function cannot be selected. RESET Restoring default settings NO / YES Function Factory default setting Ref. Page F 0.0 P. 17 # AUTO P. 18 Y OFF P. 18 & OFF P. 18 Shadow Adjustment Technology OFF P. 19 IMAGE SIZE (Still picture/ Movie) G / E P. 24 COMPRESSION M P. 24 FRAME RATE O P. 24 WB AUTO P. 28 ISO AUTO P. 28 DRIVE o P. 29 FINE ZOOM OFF P. 29 DIGITAL ZOOM OFF P. 29 ESP/n ESP P. 29 AF MODE SPOT P. 30 R OFF P. 30 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. 2 3 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 25 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations 26 EN [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 before pressing o. [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 43 to specify at which edge you want to connect the pictures, and then take the first picture. • Compose your second shots 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 before pressing o. EXIT OK SAVE OK 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 EXIT OK SAVE OK MENU CANCEL SAVE OK MENU CANCEL 1st 2nd 3rd d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 26 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations EN 27 [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] / [COMBINE IN CAMERA2] mode, camera settings are automatically optimized for this mode. In [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. The scene mode selection screen displays sample images as well as a description of the shooting situation for which it 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. 12) • By switching to another scene mode, most settings will be changed to the default settings of each scene mode. *1 When the subject is dark, noise reduction is automatically activated. This approximately doubles the shooting time, during which no other pictures can be taken. *2 The focus is locked at the first frame. *3 The camera focuses for each frame. *4 Use a waterproof protector when using the camera at depths exceeding 3 m (9.8 ft.). *5 The focus distance is fixed at approximately 5.0 m (16.4 ft.). s (Scene) Selecting a scene mode according to the shooting situation PORTRAIT / LANDSCAPE / LANDSCAPE+PORTRAIT / NIGHT SCENE*1 / NIGHT+PORTRAIT*1 / SPORT / INDOOR / CANDLE*1 / SELF PORTRAIT / AVAILABLE LIGHT*1 / SUNSET*1 / FIREWORKS*1 / CUISINE / BEHIND GLASS / DOCUMENTS / AUCTION*2 / SHOOT & SELECT1*2 / SHOOT & SELECT2*3 / BEACH & SNOW / PRE-CAPTURE MOVIE / UNDERWATER SNAPSHOT*4 / UNDERWATER WIDE1*4 / UNDERWATER WIDE2*4*5 / UNDERWATER MACRO*4 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. 4 PORTRAIT SET OK MENU EXIT Scene mode selection screen Set the scene mode. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 27 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations 28 EN [e SHOOT & SELECT1]/[f SHOOT & SELECT2] • These scene modes allow you to take sequential pictures by holding down the shutter button. After shooting the pictures, select the ones you want to erase by marking them with a R and press f/S to erase them. [Y PRE-CAPTURE MOVIE] • After the scene mode is fixed, the total of 7 seconds, from 2 seconds before pressing the shutter button until 5 seconds after pressing the shutter button, are recorded as a movie. • Sound is not recorded. • The optical zoom and auto focus function are available during movie recording. • For [IMAGE QUALITY] settings, select [IMAGE SIZE] from [C] or [E], and [FRAME RATE] from [N] or [O]. 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 lamp. (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 S MENU BACK GO Press 43 to scroll through the pictures. Pictures with a R mark are erased. Press o to set or cancel the R mark on the picture. 5 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 28 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations EN 29 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. • When [W] is selected, the following setting restrictions apply. • The flash mode is fixed at [$]. • [ISO] is fixed at [AUTO]. • [IMAGE SIZE] is limited to [I] and lower. • [FINE ZOOM], [DIGITAL ZOOM] and [R] are not available. This function allows you to zoom up to 14× by combining the optical zoom and image cropping. This function will not reduce the image quality since it dose not convert the data with fewer pixels into the data with larger pixels. • The available zoom factor varies depending on the [IMAGE QUALITY] setting. • [IMAGE SIZE] is limited to [H] and lower. The digital zoom can be used to take close-up shots with stronger magnification when combined with optical zoom. (Optical Zoom × Digital Zoom: maximum 15×) • This function cannot be set when [FINE ZOOM] is [ON]. DRIVE ..........................................................................Using sequential (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 image quality setting. W Pictures can be taken at a faster speed than normal sequential shooting. FINE ZOOM ............................. Zooming in on your subject without reducing image quality OFF / ON DIGITAL ZOOM ............................................................................ Zooming in on your subject OFF / ON 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 capture an image 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. Recommended for taking a picture against strong backlight. W W T T 8M 8M P 4 4 IN NORM NORM W W T T 8M 8M P 4 4 IN NORM NORM Zoom bar White : The optical zoom area Yellow : The digital zoom area Optical zoom Digital zoom d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 29 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations 30 EN • Even when [FACE DETECT] is set, the faces may not be detected depending on the subject. When activated [ON], the camera will record about 4 seconds of audio after the picture is taken. When recording, aim the camera microphone at the source of the sound you want to record. This function allows you to turn off operational sounds that occur during shooting and playback, warning beeps, shutter sounds, etc. AF MODE ....................................................................................... Changing the focusing area FACE DETECT The camera searches a face within the frame and focus on it. 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 SILENT MODE Turning off camera sounds OFF / ON Microphone 6 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 30 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations EN 31 g “SETUP menus” (P. 36) “SILENT MODE Turning off camera sounds” (P. 30) • The factory default settings are displayed in gray ( ). • Select the type of materials to be viewed as a slideshow from [ALL], [STILL PICTURE], [MOVIE] or [CALENDAR]. • When selecting [STILL PICTURE], also select the transition effect between pictures from [TYPE]. • When selecting [CALENDAR] also select the date of the material to play. • Set [BGM] to [OFF], [1] or [2]. • After setting [BGM], press o to start the slideshow. • Press o or m to cancel the slideshow. The recorded image is corrected and saved as a new one. Playback mode menu q P SLIDESHOW Playing back pictures automatically SLIDESHOW ALL / STILL PICTURE / MOVIE / CALENDAR TYPE NORMAL / FADER / SLIDE / ZOOM BGM OFF / 1 / 2 PERFECT FIX Editing images MENU EXIT SET OK ERASE ERASE EDIT EDIT PLAYBACK MENU PLAYBACK MENU PERFECT FIX PERFECT FIX SILENT MODE SILENT MODE ADD FAVORITE ADD FAVORITE SLIDE- SHOW SLIDE- SHOW PRINT ORDER PRINT ORDER SETUP SETUP 4 7 Q *2 COLOR EDIT *2 FRAME *2 LABEL *2 CALENDAR *2 INDEX *3 4 EDIT 5*1 6 0 y *2 R *2 6 PLAYBACK MENU 2 1 3 *1 A card is required. *2 This is not displayed when a movie is selected. *3 This is not displayed when a still picture is selected. 1 STILL PICTURE SLIDESHOW SET OK CALENDAR MOVIE ALL MENU CANCEL 2 PERFECT FIX SET OK SHADOW ADJ REDEYE FIX ALL MENU EXIT • Use 12 to select the item you want to edit and press o to execute the selected feature. • Use 43 to display picture you want to edit and press o. ALL Shadow adjustment and red-eye fix are activated together. SHADOW ADJ Edit only the portions that photographed dark when there is backlighting. REDEYE FIX Corrects a subject whith red-eye. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 31 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations 32 EN • Movies, pictures shot by another camera, and previously fixed or edited pictures cannot be corrected. • Depending on the picture, the editing may not be effective. • Editing an image may cause it to suffer a minor loss in quality. This function registers your favorite still pictures as separate still pictures in the internal memory. You can register up to 9 favorite pictures. g “P Viewing “My Favorite”” (P. 15) • Use the arrow pad to select a picture, and press o. • Registered pictures cannot be erased even by formatting the internal memory. • A registered picture can be used as the startup screen picture or menu screen background picture. g “PW ON SETUP Setting the startup screen and volume” (P. 36) “MENU COLOR Setting the menu screen color and background” (P. 37) Note • Please note that registered pictures cannot be edited, printed, copied to a card, transferred to a computer, or played back on a computer. This function changes the color of a picture and saves it as a new file. ADD FAVORITE Adding favorite images EDIT Q .................................................................................................. Changing the size of pictures C 640 x 480 This function changes the picture size to 640 x 480 and saves it as a new file. E 320 x 240 This function changes the picture size to 320 x 240 and saves it as a new file. COLOR EDIT ........................................................................... Changing the color of pictures 3 ADD FAVORITE SET OK MENU BACK 4 COLOR EDIT • Select the picture with 43, and press o. • Use the arrow pad to select the desired color, and press o. 1 Black & White Creates a black and white picture. 2 Sepia Creates a sepia picture. 3 Saturation (High) Creates a picture with strong saturation. 4 Saturation (Low) Creates a picture with fairly strong saturation. 1 2 3 4 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 32 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations EN 33 This function lets you select a frame, integrate the frame with an image, and save it as a new picture. • Select the picture to be integrated with the frame with 43, and press o. (Press 12 to turn the picture 90 degrees clockwise or 90 degrees counterclockwise.) • Select a frame with 43 and press o. • Press the arrow pad and the zoom button to adjust the position and size of the picture, and press o. • This function cannot be used when the panoramic picture is selected. This function lets you select a label, integrate the label with an image, and save it as a new picture. • Select the picture with 43, and press o. • Select the label with 43, and press o. (Press 12 to turn the label 90 degrees clockwise or 90 degrees counterclockwise.) • Press the arrow pad and the zoom button 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. • This function cannot be used when the panoramic picture is selected. This function lets you select a calendar format, integrate the calendar with a picture, and save it as a new file. • 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 cannot be used when the panoramic picture is selected. This function extracts 9 frames from a movie and saves them as a new picture (INDEX) containing thumbnails of each frame. • Select a movie with 43, and press o. • The [BUSY] bar will be temporarily displayed. 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) FRAME ............................................................................................ Add a frame to your picture LABEL ............................................................................................... Add a label to your picture CALENDAR ................................................................... Create a calendar print with a picture INDEX ............................................................................. Making an index picture from a movie PRINT ORDER Making print reservations (DPOF) OK T W FRAME SET MOVE OK LABEL SET OK CALENDAR SET INDEX SET OK MENU BACK 5 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 33 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations 34 EN Protected pictures cannot be erased with [ERASE], [SEL.IMAGE], or [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. 9 is displayed when the picture is protected. Pictures taken with the camera held vertically are displayed horizontally during playback. This function lets you rotate such pictures so that they are displayed vertically on the monitor, and the new picture orientations will be saved even after the power is turned off. Select a picture with 43, and use 12 to select [U +90°], [V 0°], or [T -90°]. You can rotate several frames in succession. Sound is recorded for about 4 seconds. • Select a picture with 43, and select [YES] with 12, then press o to begin recording. • The [BUSY] bar will be temporarily displayed. 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. • You can confirm on the monitor whether the internal memory or card is being used. g “Using the internal memory or card” (P. 64) PLAYBACK MENU 0 ...................................................................................................................Protecting pictures OFF / ON y .........................................................................................................................Rotating pictures U +90°/ V 0° / T -90° R .....................................................................................................Adding sound to still pictures YES / NO ERASE Erase selected pictures/Erase all pictures 6 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 7 d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 34 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations EN 35 • Use the arrow pad to select the picture, and press o to add R. • Press o again to cancel the selection. • When all individual pictures to be erased have been marked, press f/S. • Select [YES], and press o. • Select [YES], and press o. SEL. IMAGE ..................................................................... Erase by selecting the single-frame ALL ERASE ................................... Erase all the pictures in the internal memory or the card 1 1 4 2 5 3 6 IN OK S MENU BACK GO SEL. IMAGE d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 35 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations 36 EN • The factory default settings are displayed in gray ( ). All existing data, including protected pictures, are erased when the internal memory or card is formatted (images registered to “My Favorite” are not erased). Make sure that you save or transfer important data to a computer before formatting the internal memory or 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 labels 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 pictures 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. 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. SETUP menus MEMORY FORMAT (FORMAT) ........................ Formatting the internal memory or card BACKUP ................................................ Copying pictures in the internal memory to the card W .............................................................................................. Selecting a display language PW ON SETUP ........................................................... Setting the startup screen and volume SCREEN OFF (No picture is displayed.) / 1 / 2 / MY FAVORITE VOLUME OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH MENU EXIT SET OK ERASE ERASE EDIT EDIT PLAYBACK MENU PLAYBACK MENU PERFECT FIX PERFECT FIX SILENT MODE SILENT MODE ADD FAVORITE ADD FAVORITE SLIDE- SHOW SLIDE- SHOW PRINT ORDER PRINT ORDER SETUP SETUP SCN SCN PANORAMA PANORAMA CAMERA MENU CAMERA MENU SILENT MODE SILENT MODE MENU EXIT SET OK IMAGE QUALITY IMAGE QUALITY SETUP SETUP RESET RESET Playback mode Shooting mode *1 A card is required. *2 This feature is not available in [SILENT MODE]. g “SILENT MODE Turning off camera sounds” (P. 30) MEMORY FORMAT (FORMAT *1) BACKUP *1 W PW ON SETUP MENU COLOR SOUND SETTINGS *2 REC VIEW FILE NAME PIXEL MAPPING s X DUALTIME ALARM CLOCK VIDEO OUT POWER SAVE LED ILLUMINATOR SETUP d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 36 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations EN 37 • Select [2] and press o to set a still picture in the internal memory or card as the startup screen. • Select [MY FAVORITE] and press o to set a still picture registered in “My Favorite” as the startup screen. g “ADD FAVORITE Adding favorite images” (P. 32) • [VOLUME] cannot be set in the following cases. • When [SCREEN] is set to [OFF] • When [SILENT MODE] is set to [ON] • Select [MY FAVORITE] and press 3 to set a still picture registered in “My Favorite” as the background. g “ADD FAVORITE Adding favorite images” (P. 32) You can make the following settings with [SOUND SETTINGS]. • Setting the type of button operation sounds and volume. (BEEP) • Selecting the sound of the shutter button. (SHUTTER SOUND) • Adjusting the volume of the camera warning sound. (8) • Adjusting the volume during playback. (q VOLUME) • You can set all the sounds muted at once by setting [SILENT MODE]. g “SILENT MODE Turning off camera sounds” (P. 30) MENU COLOR .............................................Setting the menu screen color and background NORMAL / COLOR1 / COLOR2 / COLOR3 / MY FAVORITE SOUND SETTINGS ..........................................Setting the sounds output from the camera BEEP SOUND TYPE 1 / 2 / 3 VOLUME OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH SHUTTER SOUND SOUND TYPE 1 / 2 / 3 VOLUME OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH 8 OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH q VOLUME OFF (No sound) / LOW / HIGH REC VIEW ................................................. Viewing pictures immediately after they are taken 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 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 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. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 37 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations 38 EN 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. • To set the time precisely, with the cursor at either “Minute” or [Y/M/D], press o as the time signal strikes 00 seconds. PIXEL MAPPING ...................................................Adjusting the image processing function s ...................................................................................... Adjusting the brightness of monitor X ..........................................................................................................Setting the date and time DUALTIME .................................................... Setting the date and time for another time zone OFF Switches to the date and time set in [X]. Pictures are recorded with 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. Pictures are recorded with the date and time set in [DUALTIME]. \ 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 Structure of file name and folder name s SET OK MENU BACK 1: Brightens the monitor. 2: Darkens the monitor. Press o to confirm your selection. Y-M-D (Year-Month-Day) Minute Date formats (Y-M-D, M-D-Y, D-M-Y) Hour X Y M Y M D D TIME 2008 08 26 12 30 MENU CANCEL m: Cancels the setting. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 38 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations EN 39 • 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. . • When [X] has not been set, [ALARM CLOCK] is not available. • When [SILENT MODE] is set to [ON], the alarm will not sound. • 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. 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 o will turn the camera on. When [SNOOZE] is [OFF], the alarm stops automatically and the camera turns off after 1 minute of no operation. • Checking the alarm settings: While the camera is off, press g/E/Y to display the current and alarm set times. Times will be displayed for 3 seconds. ALARM CLOCK ..................................................................................................Setting alarms OFF No alarm is set or alarm is canceled. ONE TIME Alarm is activated once. After the alarm goes off, the setting is canceled. 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. SOUND TYPE 1 / 2 / 3 VOLUME LOW / HIGH 2008 08 26 12 30 Y M D TIME MENU CANCEL DUALTIME m: Cancels the setting. SNOOZE ALARM CLOCK VOLUME SOUND TYPE TIME MENU EXIT SET OK d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 39 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Menu operations 40 EN 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 differ 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. When no operation has been performed for approximately 10 seconds while in shooting mode, the monitor automatically shuts off. Pressing the zoom button or other buttons restores the camera from power save mode. This function provides additional lighting when a quick light source is needed and to help you compose your picture in a dark environment. g “g/E/Y button Changing the information on display/Display the menu guide/ Turning on the LED illuminator/Checking the time” (P. 20) VIDEO OUT ................................................................................Playing back pictures on a TV NTSC / PAL POWER SAVE ................................................... Setting the camera to the power save mode OFF / ON LED ILLUMINATOR ..................................................... Setting the LED illuminator function OFF / ON Connect to the TV’s video input (yellow) and audio input (white) terminals. AV cable (provided) Multi-connector Connector cover 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. • Images and the information displayed on the screen may become cropped depending on the TV’s settings. Settings on the camera Press o in playback mode to turn the camera on. • The last picture taken is displayed on the TV. Use the arrow pad to select the picture you want to display. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 40 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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EN 41 Printing pictures Printing pictures By connecting the camera to a PictBridge-compatible printer, you can print out pictures directly. EASY PRINT................Prints the picture displayed in the monitor by using the standard settings of your printer. CUSTOM PRINT ..........Prints with the various print settings. • PictBridge is a standard for connecting digital cameras and printers of different makers and printing out pictures directly. To find out if your printer is compatible with PictBridge, refer to the printer’s instruction manual. • For printer’s standard settings, available printing modes, the setting items such as paper sizes, and printer’s specifications such as available types of paper, how to install the papers and ink cassettes, etc., refer to the printer’s instruction manual. 1 In playback mode, display the picture you want to print out on the monitor. 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. 3 Press q/<. • Printing starts. • When printing is finished, the picture selection screen is displayed. To print another picture, press 43 to select a picture, and press q/<. 4 Disconnect the USB cable. Direct printing (PictBridge) EASY PRINT USB cable Multi-connector Connector cover OK PC/CUSTOM PRINT EASY PRINT START d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 41 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Printing pictures 42 EN 1 Follow Steps 1 and 2 on P. 41 to display the screen for Step 3 above, and then press o. 2 Select [CUSTOM PRINT], and press o. 3 Follow the operation guide to adjust print settings. • If the [PRINTPAPER] screen is not displayed, [SIZE], [BORDERLESS] and [PICS/SHEET] are set to the 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. Other print modes and print settings (CUSTOM PRINT) Selecting a print mode Setting the print paper Selecting the picture to print EASY PRINT USB SET OK EXIT CUSTOM PRINT PC ALL PRINT PRINT MODE SELECT SET OK ALL INDEX PRINT ORDER MULTI PRINT PRINT EXIT MENU 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. g “Print settings (DPOF)” (P. 43) Operation guide STANDARD STANDARD PRINTPAPER SET OK MENU BACK SIZE BORDERLESS SIZE Choose from the available paper sizes on your printer. BORDERLESS Select with or without borders. In [MULTI PRINT] mode, you cannot print with a border. PICS/SHEET Select the number of pictures to be laid out on a sheet of paper. Available in [MULTI PRINT] mode only. 100-0004 100-0004 OK 4 4 IN SINGLEPRINT MORE PRINT 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. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 42 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Printing pictures EN 43 4 Select [PRINT], and press o. • Printing starts. • When [OPTION SET] is selected in [ALL PRINT] mode, [PRINT INFO] screen is displayed. • When printing is finished, the [PRINT MODE SELECT] screen is displayed. To cancel printing 5 In the [PRINT MODE SELECT] screen, press m. • A message is displayed. 6 Disconnect the USB cable. 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. 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. • 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. • 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. Setting the number of prints and data to be printed Print settings (DPOF) 1 PRINT INFO SET OK DATE FILE NAME <x WITHOUT WITHOUT EXIT MENU <× 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. PRINT SET OK MENU BACK PRINT CANCEL PRINT SET OK CONTINUE CANCEL Screen during data transfer Press o. Select [CANCEL], and press o. CANCEL OK TRANSFERRING ALL PRINT PRINT MODE SELECT SET OK ALL INDEX PRINT ORDER MULTI PRINT PRINT EXIT MENU d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 43 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Printing pictures 44 EN 1 Press m in the playback mode and select [PRINT ORDER]. 2 Select [<] or [U], and press o. < Makes a print reservation for the selected picture. U Makes print reservations for all the pictures stored on the card. • When [U] is selected, go to step 5. When [<] is selected 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. You can reset all the print reservation data or just for selected pictures. 1 Select top menu [PRINT ORDER], and press o. 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. Making a print reservation Resetting print reservation data PRINT ORDER SET OK < U EXIT MENU Operation guide x 8M 8M 2008.08.26 2008.08.26 12:30 12:30 100-0004 100-0004 4 4 SET OK 0 NORM NORM SET OK MENU BACK DATE TIME NO X OK SET BACK MENU PRINT ORDER SET CANCEL 1 ( 1) OK SET BACK MENU PRINT ORDER SETTING PRINT ORDERED RESET KEEP d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 44 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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Printing pictures EN 45 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. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 45 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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46 EN Using OLYMPUS Master Using OLYMPUS Master 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. What is OLYMPUS Master? OLYMPUS Master is a software application for managing your digital images on your computer. 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 Install the OLYMPUS Master software Windows Macintosh OS Windows 2000 Professional/XP Home Edition/XP Professional/Vista Mac OS X v10.3 or later CPU Pentium III 500 MHz or later Power PC G3 500 MHz or later Intel Core Solo/Duo 1.5 GHz or later RAM 256 MB or more 256 MB or more Hard disk capacity 500 MB or more 500 MB or more Monitor 1,024 × 768 pixels or more 65,536 colors or more (16.77 million colors or more recommended) 1,024 × 768 pixels or more 32,000 colors or more (16.77 million colors or more recommended) Other USB port or IEEE 1394 port Internet Explorer 6 or later QuickTime 7 or later recommended DirectX 9 or later recommended USB port or IEEE 1394 port (FireWire) Safari 1.0 or later (1.3 or later recommended) QuickTime 6 or later Prepare the following items before starting. OLYMPUS Master2 CD-ROM USB cable A computer that satisfies the operating environment (P. 46) requirements d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 46 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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EN 47 Using OLYMPUS Master Note • Use a computer with a pre-installed operating system. Operations are not guaranteed on home-built computers or computers with an updated operating system. • Operations are not guaranteed when using an added USB or IEEE 1394 (FireWire) port. • To install the software, you must log on as a user with administrators’ privileges. • If you are using Macintosh, 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/card compartment cover 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. Connecting the camera to a computer For how to install the OLYMPUS Master software, refer to the installation guide included in the CD-ROM. Monitor Connector cover Multi-connector EASY PRINT USB SET OK EXIT CUSTOM PRINT PC d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 47 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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48 EN Using OLYMPUS Master 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. • Images cannot be transferred to your computer with OLYMPUS Master if [PC] is selected in Step 3, 3 is pressed and [MTP] is selected. Windows 1 Double-click the “OLYMPUS Master 2” icon on the desktop. Macintosh 1 Double-click the “OLYMPUS Master 2” icon in the “OLYMPUS Master 2” folder. • The browse window is displayed. • When OLYMPUS Master is started up for the first time after installation, the OLYMPUS Master initial setting screen and user registration screen are displayed before the browse window. Follow the on-screen instructions. 1 Click “Transfer Images” on the browse window, and then click “From Camera” . • The window for selecting the pictures you want to transfer from the camera is displayed. All the images in the camera are displayed. 2 Select “New Album” and enter an album name. 3 Select the image files and click “Transfer Images”. • A window indicating that the download is complete is displayed. 4 Click “Browse images now”. • The downloaded images are displayed in the browse window. Start up the OLYMPUS Master software Displaying camera images on a computer Downloading and saving images d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 48 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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EN 49 Using OLYMPUS Master To disconnect the camera 1 Make sure that the card access lamp has stopped blinking. 2 Make the following preparations for disconnecting the USB cable. Windows 1 Click the “Unplug or Eject Hardware” icon in the system tray. 2 Click the message that is displayed. 3 When a message is displayed saying that the hardware can be ejected safely, click “OK”. Macintosh 1 The trash icon changes to the eject icon when the “Untitled” or “NO_NAME” icon on the desktop is dragged. Drag and drop it on the eject icon. 3 Disconnect the USB cable from the camera. Note • Windows: When you click “Unplug or Eject Hardware”, a warning message may be displayed. Make sure that image data is not being downloaded from the camera and that all applications are closed. Click the “Unplug or Eject Hardware” icon again and disconnect the cable. This camera is compatible with USB mass storage. You can connect the camera to your computer using the USB cable provided with the camera to download and save images without using OLYMPUS Master. The following environment is required to use the USB cable to connect the camera to your computer. Windows: Windows 2000 Professional/XP Home Edition/XP Professional/Vista Macintosh: Mac OS X v10.3 or later Note • If your computer is running Windows Vista, you can select [PC] in Step 3 on P. 47, press 3, and select [MTP] to use Windows Photo Gallery. • Data transfer is not guaranteed in the following environments, even if your computer is equipped with a USB port. • Computers with a USB port added by means of an extension card, etc. • Computers without a factory-installed OS and home-built computers To download and save images to a computer without using OLYMPUS Master Card access lamp For detailed operations of OLYMPUS Master, refer to the quick start guide displayed upon startup or the help of the OLYMPUS Master. d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 49 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM
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50 EN Using OLYMPUS Master Please take care that your battery is fully charged! 1 Make sure that your computer is connected to the Internet. 2 Plug the USB cable into the USB port on the computer. 3 Plug the other end of the USB cable into the camera’s USB connector. • The camera turns on automatically. • The monitor turns on and the selection screen for the USB connection is displayed. 4 Select [PC], and press o. 5 In the browse window, select “Camera”, then “Update Camera/Add Display Language”. • The confirmation window for updating is displayed. 6 Click “OK”. • The updating the camera window is displayed. 7 Click “Add Language” in the updating camera display. • The “Add Display Language of Camera” window is displayed. 8 Click and select a language. 9 Click “Add”. • The new language is downloaded to your camera. Please do not remove any cable or the battery while the camera is processing. 10After the download procedure the camera display will show “OK”. You can remove the cables and turn power off. After restarting the camera you will be able to choose the new language from [SETUP]. To increase the number of languages d4361_e_0000_7.book Page 50 Monday, November 5, 2007 3:34 PM

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