BenQ DC 5530 User’s Manual
Using the DC C520
4. Compose your image and press the shutter button.
The self-timer function is activated.
The image is then captured after the preset time.
To cancel the self-timer at any time, press the shutter
] button, switch the mode dial to another
mode or press [
] to disrupt the sequence.
After one shot is taken, the self-timer mode is turned off.
If you wish to capture another image using the self-timer,
repeat these steps.
3.3.6 Using the zoom function
The camera is equipped with 3X optical zoom. The lens moves during the optical zoom
photography, allowing you to capture telephoto and wide-angle shots. By using the optical
zoom function, images appear closer by pressing T button, or smaller away by pressing the W
Moreover, you can further enlarge the subjects with 4X digital zoom by pressing the T button
continuously. It is activated after your camera reaches its maximum optical zoom factor (3X).
A useful feature as it is, however, the more the image is magnified, the grainer the image may
To capture a zoomed image, perform the following steps.
1. Press the [
] button to turn on your camera.
2. Adjust the magnification ratio by using the T / W buttons.
To access the optical zoom function, press the T button as far as it can go. Press it
again to activate the digital zoom.
To exit the zoom photography, press the W button continuously.
The status of digital magnification is displayed on the LCD monitor.
3. Compose your image and press the shutter button.
The digital magnification ranges from 1.0X to 4.0X.
The zoom function cannot be used while a video clip is being recorded. Set the zoom
before you start recording.
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