Canon XC15 Instruction Manual

Shooting Modes

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Shooting Modes

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Shooting Modes

This camcorder offers various shooting modes to help bring your creative intent to life. After you select a mode, 
you can adjust related settings, such as the shutter speed, using the control dial. You can also use the FUNC. 
menu or Browser Remote application (

A 61).

Manual Exposure (

n)

This mode gives you the most freedom over shooting settings as 
you can adjust the aperture, shutter speed (in terms of either 
fractions of a second or shutter angle) or ISO speed/gain*. You can 
adjust settings using the control dial by following the procedure 
below. You can also adjust settings using the FUNC. menu or 
Browser Remote application (

A 61).

* The gain can be adjusted only for clips, not photos.

1 Set the shooting mode dial to 

n.

• The aperture, shutter speed/angle or ISO speed/gain value will 

be highlighted in orange. To change which value is highlighted, 
continue to step 2. To adjust the highlighted value, skip to step 
6.

2 Press the MENU button.

3 Open the [Control Dial] submenu.

[

System  Setup] 

> [2] > [Control Dial]

4 Select the desired function to assign to the control dial.

5 Touch [

X].

• The current value will be highlighted in orange.

• During 

 mode, when you select [

 Shutter], you can 

select the shutter speed mode with the procedure below (

A 56).

• During 

 mode, when you select [

ISO/Gain], you can select whether to have control over the ISO 

speed or gain with the procedure below (

A 56).

6 Turn the control dial to select the desired value.

Operating modes:

[  System Setup]

[2]

[Control Dial]

[

Aperture]