White Balance

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White Balance

The white balance function helps you to accurately reproduce colors 
under different lighting conditions so that white objects will always look 
truly white in your recordings.

POINTS TO CHECK

• Select a recording program other than the Special Scene recording pro-

grams.

Options

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 Default value)

 

 [

 Automatic] 

 Desired option* 

 

* When you select [

Custom WB], do not press 

 and continue instead with 

the following procedure.

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[

Automatic]

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The camcorder automatically sets the white bal-

ance for natural looking colors.

[

Daylight]

To record outdoors on a bright day.

[

Shade]

To record in shaded places.

[

Cloudy]

To record on a cloudy day.

[

Tungsten]

To record under tungsten and tungsten-type 

(3-wavelength) fluorescent lighting.

[

Fluorescent]

To record under warm white, cool white or warm-

white-type (3-wavelength) fluorescent lighting.

[

Fluorescent H]

To record under daylight or daylight-type 

(3-wavelength) fluorescent lighting.

[

Custom WB]

Use the custom white balance setting to make 

white subjects appear white under colored lighting.

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