Doing more with your camera
Using the self-timer
To cancel the self-timer before the picture is taken, press the Self-timer button.
The self-timer cancels after you take the picture.
Using the self-timer for video
Use the same procedure as above, but:
Turn the Mode dial to video
Press the Shutter button completely down.
NOTE: The video stops when you press the Shutter button or when no storage space remains.
In any Still mode, press
Place camera on a tripod or flat surface.
Compose the scene.
Press the Shutter button halfway, then completely
Once for a 10-second delay (so you have time to get
into the scene)
Once more for a 2-second delay (for a steady,
auto-shutter release on a tripod)
The picture is taken in 10 or 2 seconds.