Taking Pictures using Self portrait Mode

Recording pictures (advanced)

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Taking Pictures using Self-portrait Mode

This mode allows you to take a picture of yourself.

Preparation
• Set the mode dial to [

]. (P29)

ª Technique for Self-portrait mode
• When you are focused by pressing the 

shutter button halfway, the self-timer 
indicator 

1 lights up. Fix the camera 

firmly and then press the shutter 
button fully.

• The captured picture automatically 

appears on the LCD monitor for 
reviewing. Refer to P36 for operations 
on the review function.

• When the picture may be blurred by 

slow shutter speed, we recommend 
using the 2 seconds self-timer. (P43)

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Suggestions/Tips 

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• The available focus range is 0.98 feet 

(30 cm) – 2.30 feet (70 cm). When the 
camera lens is at a distance over the 
range, the subject may not be focused 
even if the focus indication appears.

• When you take a picture of yourself 

with audio, the self-timer indicator 
lights up while recording the audio.

• When adjusting the Mode dial to 

[

], the zoom lever is automatically 

moved to Wide.

• The self-timer can be set to [OFF] or 

[2SEC.]. (P43) When you set to 
[2SEC.], it is kept until the camera is 
turned [OFF] or you switch the mode. 

• The stabilizer function is fixed to 

[MODE2]. (P71)

• You cannot set the Spot mode.

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