Shooting with the Digital Zoom, Safety Zoom Zone, Select Digital Zoom

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Shooting with the Digital Zoom

Safety Zoom Zone

This camera is equipped with a Safety Zoom feature that shifts from 
optical zoom to digital zoom without pausing until image quality is lost 
at any given recording pixel setting. The 

 icon will display at the 

maximum zoom setting before image quality is lost and you can 
advance the zoom further by pressing the zoom lever toward the 

 

icon again. The Safety Zoom zone changes according to the selected 
recording pixel setting as shown below.

Safety Zoom Factor

 Zone without deterioration  

 Zone with deterioration

z

The digital zoom cannot be used when the LCD monitor is 
turned off.

z

The digital zoom cannot be used in 

 (Date Stamp) or 

 

(Widescreen) modes.

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Select [Digital Zoom].

1. Press the 

 button.

2. In the 

 menu, use the 

 or 

 

button to select [Digital Zoom].

Recording 

Pixels

Optical Zoom

Digital Zoom

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