Olympus SZ-12, SZ-14 Instruction Manual

Using Shooting Functions

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  “Using the Menu” (p. 8)

Shooting closeups (Macro shooting)

This function enables the camera to focus and shoot 
subjects at close distances.

1

  Select the macro option in the function menu.

14

M

44

P

P

0.0

0.0

AUTO

WB

AUTO

WB

AUTO

ISO

AUTO

ISO

Off

Off

MENU

MENU

2

 Use 

HI to select the setting option, and 

press the 

A button to set.

Option

Description

Off

Macro mode is deactivated.

Macro

You can shoot the image at a closer 
range.
10 cm (4 in.)

*1

 50 cm (20 in.)

*2

Super Macro

*3

This enables shooting as close as 
3 cm/1 in. to the subject.

*1

  When the zoom is at the widest (W) position.

*2

  When the zoom is at the most telephoto (T) position.

*3

  The zoom is automatically fi xed.

 The fl ash (p. 19) and zoom (p. 18) cannot be set 

when [a Super Macro] is selected.

Using the self-timer

After the shutter button is pressed all the way down, the 
picture is taken after a short delay.

1

  Select the self-timer option in the function 

menu.

14

M

44

P

P

0.0

0.0

AUTO

WB

AUTO

WB

AUTO

ISO

AUTO

ISO

12

12

22

MENU

MENU

Y Off

Y Off

2

 Use 

HI to select the setting option, and 

press the 

A button to set.

Option

Description

Y Off

The self-timer is deactivated.

Y 12 sec

The self-timer lamp turns on for 
approx. 10 seconds, then blinks for 
approx. 2 seconds, and then the 
picture is taken.

Y 2 sec

The self-timer lamp blinks for approx. 
2 seconds, then the picture is taken.

;

 Auto Release

*1

When your pet (cat or dog) turns its 
head towards the camera, its face is 
recognized and the picture is taken 
automatically.

*1

 

[Auto Release] is displayed only when the 

mode is [U] or [t]. 

Using Shooting Functions

Using Shooting Functions