Recording motion pictures

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Recording motion pictures

You can record motion pictures with audio (stereo).

 

• You can record motion pictures fitting each Recording Mode.

 

• Motion pictures cannot be recorded in the built-in memory.

Press the motion picture button ( ) to 
start recording

 

Do not block the microphones ( ) when recording 
motion pictures.

 

You can also use zoom while recording motion 
pictures.

 

• The zoom speed will be slower than normal.

 

• The operating sounds of the zoom lever or 

control ring/control dial may be recorded in 
some cases.

 

Still pictures can be taken during motion picture 
recording. 

Press the motion picture button ( ) again to end recording

 

About recording time

 

• You can continuously record a motion picture in [MP4] for up to 29 minutes 

59 seconds or approx. 4 GB. (Since recording in [MP4] with [FHD/30p] 
creates larger files, the recording time for such motion pictures will be 
shorter than 29 minutes 59 seconds.)

 

• If [Rec Quality] of [AVCHD] motion pictures is set to [FHD], you can 

continuously record a motion picture for up to 29 minutes 59 seconds.

 

Motion pictures cannot be recorded in the following cases.

 

• [Panorama Shot] Mode

 

• [3D Photo Mode] ([Scene Mode])

 

• [Soft Focus]/[Star Filter] ([Creative Control] Mode)