Table of contents

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Table of contents

Read this first ............................................ 4
Identifying the parts .................................. 8

Mode dial............................................ 10

Preparing batteries .................................. 11
Charging the batteries ............................. 11
Inserting the batteries.............................. 13
Using the AC Adaptor ............................ 16
Using your camera abroad ...................... 17
Turning your camera on/off .................... 17
How to use the control button................. 18
Setting the date and time......................... 18

Inserting and removing a “Memory Stick”

........................................................ 21

Setting the still image size ...................... 22
Image size and quality ............................ 23
Basic still image shooting 

– Using auto mode.......................... 25

Checking the last image shot 

– Quick Review .............................. 27

Using the zoom feature....................... 27
Shooting close-ups – Macro ............... 29
Using the self-timer ............................ 30
Selecting a flash mode........................ 31
Shooting images with the finder ......... 33

Inserting the date and time on a still 

image.............................................. 34

Shooting according to scene conditions

........................................................ 35

Viewing images on the LCD screen of your 

camera ............................................ 38

Viewing images on a TV screen............. 40

Deleting images ...................................... 42
Formatting a “Memory Stick” ................ 44

How to setup and operate your camera

........................................................ 46

Changing menu settings ..................... 46
Changing items in the SET UP screen

........................................................ 47

Deciding the still image quality.............. 47
Creating or selecting a folder ................. 48

Creating a new folder ......................... 48
Selecting the recording folder ............ 48

Choosing an auto focus method ..............49

Choosing a focus range finder frame

– AF range finder............................49

Choosing a focus operation

– AF Mode......................................50

Setting the distance to the subject

– Focus preset .................................51

Shooting with manual shutter speed and 

aperture settings
– Manual Exposure.........................52

Adjusting the exposure

– EV adjustment .............................55

Displaying a histogram .......................56

Selecting the metering mode...................57
Adjusting color tones – White Balance...58
Adjusting the flash level – Flash Level...59
Shooting images in succession................60
Shooting in Multi Burst mode

– Multi Burst...................................61

Shooting with special effects

– Picture Effect ...............................62

Selecting the folder and playing back 

images – Folder ..............................63

Getting started

Shooting still images

Viewing still images

Deleting still images

Before advanced operations

Advanced still image 
shooting

Advanced still image viewing