Panasonic DMC-LX7 Advanced Manual
Using the [Rec] menu
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•For the setting procedures of the menu.
[Time Lapse Shot]
You can preset data such as recording start time and time lapse to take still
pictures automatically. This setting is convenient for taking pictures at constant
intervals for landscape scenes, observation of the gradual changes in animals/
plants, and other applications.
Set the time lapse. (Up to 30
minutes in 1-minute intervals)
•There are cases where
intervals of 5 minutes or
more are required for some
Set the time to start recording. You can set the time in advance
to start recording after a waiting period of up to 12 hours.
: The camera notifies you of the start of recording by emitting
a warning beep sound and flashing the AF Assist Lamp.
: The camera starts recording without notifying you of the
start of recording.
10 pictures, 20 pictures, 30 pictures, 40 pictures, 50 pictures
and 60 pictures
About interval recording
When the shutter button is pressed fully, interval recording will start and the camera
automatically takes pictures.
•During recording standby, the camera turns off automatically when no operation is
performed for a preset interval. At the time to start recording or after the interval of
recording time, the camera turns on automatically and the lens moves to the zoom
position (focal length) to take a picture. (Do not attach the lens cap during recording
•When the camera ON/OFF switch is set to [OFF], interval recording will end. To
continue interval recording, leave the camera ON/OFF switch to [ON].