Manual Exposure Adjustment and Automatic Backlight Correction

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Manual Exposure Adjustment and Automatic Backlight Correction

At times, backlit subjects may appear too dark (underexposed) or sub-
jects under very strong lights may appear too bright or glaring (overex-
posed). To correct this, you can manually adjust the exposure or use 
the automatic backlight correction.

POINTS TO CHECK

• Select a recording program other than [

Fireworks].

Manual Exposure Adjustment

1 Open (

) the joystick guide.

2 Select (

) [

 Exposure] and press 

• The current exposure is locked.
• The exposure adjustment indicator 

 and the neutral value “±0” appear 

on the screen.

• The adjustment range and the length of the exposure adjustment 

indicator will vary depending on the initial brightness of the picture.

• If you operate the zoom, the brightness of the image may change.

3 Adjust the (

) the brightness of the image as required, then 

hide (

) the joystick guide.

• The exposure adjustment indicator will change to white and the 

selected exposure will be locked.

• During exposure lock, press 

 twice to return the camcorder to 

automatic exposure.

NOTES

• This function can also be assigned to the custom key/dial (

85).

• If the recording program is changed during exposure lock, the cam-

corder will return to automatic exposure.

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