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Index

                                       

                                      

                                       

1. Introduction 9

About this Manual 9

Conventions Used in this Manual 9

Supplied Accessories 11
Names of Parts 12

MA-400 Microphone Adapter 17
Viewfinder unit 18

2. Preparations 19

Charging the Battery Pack 19
Preparing the Camcorder 22

Attaching the Lens Hood 22
Using the Viewfinder Unit 22
Attaching the MA-400 Microphone Adapter 24
Using the LCD Panel 26
Adjusting the Grip 27
Attaching the Shoulder Strap 27
Using a Tripod 27

Basic Operation of the Camcorder 28

Switching Between Movies and Photos 28
Switching Between Recording and Playback 28
Using the Touch Screen 29
Using the MENU Button and Joystick 30
Using the FUNC. Menu and Setup Menus 30

Date, Time and Language Settings 33

Setting the Date and Time 33
Changing the Language 34
Changing the Time Zone 34

Preparing Recording Media 35

Inserting a CFast Card 36
Removing a CFast card 37
Inserting and Removing an SD Card 37
Initializing the Recording Media 38
Recovering Data on a Recording Media 38

Using the Optional RC-6 Remote Controller 40

Activating the Remote Sensor 40
Using the Remote Controller to Operate the 

Camcorder 40

3. Recording 41

Recording Video and Taking Photos 41

Preparing to Record 41
Basic Recording 42
Selecting the Photo Size and Aspect Ratio 44
Shooting Continuous Photos (Drive Mode) 44
Remote Operation Using Browser Remote 44
Setting the Clip File Name 45
Onscreen Icons and Displays 47
Using the Fan 52

Video Configuration: Resolution (4K/HD), 

Resolution, System Frequency, Frame Rate 
and Bit Rate 53

Selecting the Resolution (Recording in 4K or 

HD) 53

Selecting the System Frequency 53
Selecting the Frame Rate and Bit Rate 53

Shooting Modes 55

Manual Exposure (

n) 55

Aperture Priority AE (

“) 58

Shutter Priority AE (

‚) 58

Program AE (

’) 59

Auto (

N) 59

Special Scene (

ƒ) 59

Using the FUNC. Menu or Browser Remote to 

Adjust Settings 61

Automatic Gain and ISO Limits 63
Exposure 65

Exposure Lock 65
Touch Exposure 66
AE Shift 67

Light Metering Mode 68
White Balance 69
Using Looks 71

Selecting a Pre-installed Look 71
Creating a User-defined Look 72

Zooming 73

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