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Using the Viewfinder
The viewfinder can be used to conserve power by turning the LCDmonitor off (p. 49) while shooting
The LCD monitor may be covered with a thin plastic film forprotection against scratches during shipment. If so, remove thefilm before using the camera
Power Saving Function
This camera is equipped with a power saving function. The power willshut off in the following circumstances. Press the power button again torestore power.
- Shooting Mode: Powers down approximately 3 minutes after thelast control is accessed on the camera. The LCDmonitor automatically turns off 1 minute* afterthe last control is accessed even if [Auto PowerDown] is set to [Off]. Press any button other thanthe power button or change the cameraorientation to turn the LCD monitor back on.
- Playback Mode Connected to a Printer: Powers down approximately 5 minutes after thelast control is accessed on the camera.
The power saving function will not activate during an AutoPlay or while the camera is connected to a computer.
The power saving function settings can be changed (p. 47).
Basic Operations Menus and Settings
Settings for the shooting or playback modes or such camera settingsas the print settings, date/time and sounds are set using the FUNC.menu or the Rec., Play, Print or Set up menu.
The following information may also be displayed with some images.
A sound file in a format other than the WAVE format is attached orthe file format is not recognized. JPEG image not conforming to Design rule for Camera File SystemStandards (p. 187)
Image recording pixel setting not recognized
Information for images shot on other cameras may notdisplay correctly. Overexposure Warning, In the following cases, overexposed portions of the image blink.
When reviewing an image right after shooting in the LCDmonitor (information view)
When using the detailed display mode of the Playback mode
The histogram is a graph that allows you to check the brightness ofthe image. The greater the bias toward the left in the graph, thedarker the image. The greater the bias toward the right, the brighterthe image.
If the image is too dark, adjust the exposure compensation to apositive value. Similarly, adjust the exposure compensation to anegative value if the image is too bright (p. 101).