Using Scene (SCN) modes
Choose a Scene mode—for great pictures in practically any situation!
1 Turn the Mode dial to SCN.
to view scene mode descriptions.
If the mode description turns off before you finish reading it, press OK.
3 Press OK to choose a Scene mode.
Full-frame portraits of people.
Close-ups of flowers or other small subjects in bright light.
Subjects at dusk.
Subjects that are in shadow or “backlit” (when light is behind the
Subjects illuminated by candle light.
Action pictures of children in bright light.
Quiet occasions, like a wedding or lecture. Flash and sound are disabled.
Place the camera on a steady surface or tripod.
Documents. Place the camera on a steady surface or tripod.
Bright beach scenes.
Bright snow scenes.
Fireworks. Place the camera on a steady surface or tripod.
Close-ups of yourself. Assures proper focus and minimizes red eye.
Reduces red eye of people in night scenes or low-light conditions.
Night Landscape Distant scenery at night. Flash does not fire.
People indoors, in low-light scenes.