Canon IXUS 300 HS User Guide

Using the Wink Self Timer

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Point the camera at the subject and press the shutter button fully. The camera 
will shoot three times approximately two seconds after it detects a wink.

Choose .

Follow Steps 1 – 2 on 

p. 54

 to choose 

then press the 

n button for more than 

one second.

Press the 

qr buttons or turn the – dial to 

choose 

, then press the 

n button.

Compose the shot and press the 
shutter button halfway.

Confirm that a green frame appears around 
the face of the person who will wink.

Press the shutter button fully.

 

The camera will enter shooting stand-by, 
and [Wink to take picture] will appear on 
the screen.

 

The lamp will blink and the self-timer 
sound will play.

Face the camera and wink.

 

The shutter will release approximately 2 
seconds after a wink is detected from the 
person with a frame around the person’s 
face.

 

The second and third shots will continue in 
succession.

To cancel the countdown, press the 

p button.

Using the Wink Self-Timer

Wink a bit slowly.

A wink may not be detected if eyes are covered by hair or a hat, or when wearing 
glasses.

What if a wink is not detected?