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Panasonic AG-AC160A Manuals

Manuals and User Guides for Panasonic AG-AC160A

We have 4 Panasonic AG-AC160A manuals available for free PDF download: Operating Instructions Manual, Brochure, Quick Manual

  • Table of contents
    Table Of Contents2................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the viewfinder5................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the LCD monitor6................................................................................................................................................................
    Emphasizing image outlines6................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting the screen display7................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing backlight brightness8................................................................................................................................................................
    Flipping images up, down, left and right8................................................................................................................................................................
    Tally lamp9................................................................................................................................................................
    Basic shooting operations10................................................................................................................................................................
    Preparing for shooting10................................................................................................................................................................
    Shooting in Auto mode11................................................................................................................................................................
    Checking recorded images (REC CHECK)12................................................................................................................................................................
    Memory card access lamp12................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting a slot12................................................................................................................................................................
    Formatting memory cards13................................................................................................................................................................
    Memory card recording times14................................................................................................................................................................
    Removing memory cards15................................................................................................................................................................
    Protecting memory cards15................................................................................................................................................................
    Repairing memory cards16................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the zoom function17................................................................................................................................................................
    Digital zoom function17................................................................................................................................................................
    Shooting in manual mode18................................................................................................................................................................
    Switching to manual mode18................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting focus (manual focus)18................................................................................................................................................................
    Using focus assist18................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting the iris19................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting the gain20................................................................................................................................................................
    Light intensity adjustment20................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting the white balance20................................................................................................................................................................
    Shooting in 1080i/480i/576i progressive mode23................................................................................................................................................................
    Using convenient shooting functions24................................................................................................................................................................
    Low angle shooting24................................................................................................................................................................
    Self-portrait recording24................................................................................................................................................................
    Zebra patterns25................................................................................................................................................................
    Marker25................................................................................................................................................................
    Checking and displaying shooting status25................................................................................................................................................................
    Optical image stabilizer function27................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding effects to images27................................................................................................................................................................
    Using USER buttons27................................................................................................................................................................
    Backlight compensation27................................................................................................................................................................
    Color bars28................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing the image size28................................................................................................................................................................
    Wave form monitor function28................................................................................................................................................................
    Volume adjustment during shooting29................................................................................................................................................................
    Shot mark function29................................................................................................................................................................
    Index recording (AVCHD mode only)29................................................................................................................................................................
    LAST CLIP] function29................................................................................................................................................................
    Using special functions for recording30................................................................................................................................................................
    Pre-rec (PRE REC)30................................................................................................................................................................
    INTERVAL REC (AVCHD mode only)30................................................................................................................................................................
    Time stamp function31................................................................................................................................................................
    Relay function31................................................................................................................................................................
    SIMUL REC32................................................................................................................................................................
    Backup recording (DV mode only)33................................................................................................................................................................
    Variable frame rate (VFR) (AVCHD mode only)34................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting the shutter speed37................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting the shutter37................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting the synchro scan38................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting the frame rate38................................................................................................................................................................
    Synchro scan40................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing audio input41................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the built-in microphone41................................................................................................................................................................
    Using an external microphone and audio devices42................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting the audio recording level automatically43................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting the audio recording level manually43................................................................................................................................................................
    Using shooting settings (scene files)44................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing scene file settings44................................................................................................................................................................
    Storing scene files and other settings on memory cards46................................................................................................................................................................
    Clip metadata (AVCHD mode only)48................................................................................................................................................................
    Uploading metadata [META DATA]49................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting the [USER CLIP NAME recording method49................................................................................................................................................................
    Using the counter50................................................................................................................................................................
    Counter display50................................................................................................................................................................
    TC preset mode50................................................................................................................................................................
    Charging the built-in battery/setting the time code51................................................................................................................................................................
    Charging the built-in battery51................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting the time code51................................................................................................................................................................
    Specifying the time code ([TC PRESET item)51................................................................................................................................................................
    Setting user information53................................................................................................................................................................
    Basic playback operations54................................................................................................................................................................
    Thumbnail screen55................................................................................................................................................................
    Basic thumbnail screen operations55................................................................................................................................................................
    Adding shot marks to clips57................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting the memory card slot for playback57................................................................................................................................................................
    Playback settings [PLAY SETUP]58................................................................................................................................................................
    Repeat playback [REPEAT PLAY]58................................................................................................................................................................
    Resume playback [RESUME PLAY]59................................................................................................................................................................
    Thumbnail operations60................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting the thumbnail display method THUMBNAIL]60................................................................................................................................................................
    Deleting and protecting clips [OPERATION]61................................................................................................................................................................
    Repairing clips (only in DV mode)62................................................................................................................................................................
    and memory card information [CARD FUNCTIONS]63................................................................................................................................................................
    Useful playback functions65................................................................................................................................................................
    Fast forward/rewind playback65................................................................................................................................................................
    Next/previous clip65................................................................................................................................................................
    Frame-by-frame playback66................................................................................................................................................................
    Adjusting volume66................................................................................................................................................................
    Viewing images on a television or another monitor66................................................................................................................................................................
    Checking the date and time of shooting66................................................................................................................................................................
    Connecting external devices67................................................................................................................................................................
    Headphones67................................................................................................................................................................
    External microphone67................................................................................................................................................................
    Computer68................................................................................................................................................................
    Digital device69................................................................................................................................................................
    TV/Monitor70................................................................................................................................................................
    Nonlinear editing72................................................................................................................................................................
    How to handle data recorded on the memory card73................................................................................................................................................................
    AVCHD mode73................................................................................................................................................................
    In DV mode73................................................................................................................................................................
    Dubbing74................................................................................................................................................................
    Dubbing with Blu-ray Disc Recorder74................................................................................................................................................................
    Screen displays75................................................................................................................................................................
    Normal displays75................................................................................................................................................................
    Main warning displays80................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting the display items82................................................................................................................................................................
    Menu82................................................................................................................................................................
    Setup menu list83................................................................................................................................................................
    SCENE FILE] screen83................................................................................................................................................................
    SW MODE] screen86................................................................................................................................................................
    AUTO SW] screen88................................................................................................................................................................
    RECORDING SETUP] screen89................................................................................................................................................................
    TC/UB SETUP] screen91................................................................................................................................................................
    AV OUT SETUP] screen92................................................................................................................................................................
    DISPLAY SETUP] screen93................................................................................................................................................................
    CARD FUNCTIONS] screen96................................................................................................................................................................
    USER FILE] screen96................................................................................................................................................................
    META DATA] screen (AVCHD mode only)97................................................................................................................................................................
    OTHER FUNCTIONS] screen97................................................................................................................................................................
    OPTION MENU] screen99................................................................................................................................................................
    PLAY SETUP] screen99................................................................................................................................................................
    THUMBNAIL] screen100................................................................................................................................................................
    OPERATION] screen100................................................................................................................................................................
    Before calling for service101................................................................................................................................................................
    Updating the firmware incorporated into the unit105................................................................................................................................................................
    Cleaning106................................................................................................................................................................
    Storage precautions106................................................................................................................................................................
    Recording format list107................................................................................................................................................................
    Index108................................................................................................................................................................