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Panasonic SD AG-HPX171E User Manual

Panasonic SD AG-HPX171E User Manual (131 pages)

Philips Camcorder User Manual  
Brand: Panasonic | Category: Camcorder | Size: 8.86 MB
Table of contents
To remove the battery5................................................................................................................................................................
Main Power Battery5................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Control Battery5................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents6................................................................................................................................................................
Outline of operations8................................................................................................................................................................
Precaution for use9................................................................................................................................................................
Accessories10................................................................................................................................................................
Optional units10................................................................................................................................................................
About this manual10................................................................................................................................................................
Description of parts11................................................................................................................................................................
Right side and rear side11................................................................................................................................................................
Left side12................................................................................................................................................................
Terminals and mounting parts13................................................................................................................................................................
Remote control14................................................................................................................................................................
The battery15................................................................................................................................................................
Charging15................................................................................................................................................................
Installing and removing the power supply16................................................................................................................................................................
Installing and removing the battery16................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting and disconnecting the power cord16................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the hand strap17................................................................................................................................................................
Attaching the shoulder strap17................................................................................................................................................................
Detaching and attaching the lens hood17................................................................................................................................................................
The remote control18................................................................................................................................................................
Insert the battery18................................................................................................................................................................
Remote control setup18................................................................................................................................................................
Turn on/off the camera19................................................................................................................................................................
Tally lamp19................................................................................................................................................................
Viewfinder20................................................................................................................................................................
Using the viewfinder20................................................................................................................................................................
Using the LCD21................................................................................................................................................................
Emphasizing outlines21................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the screen display22................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the backlight23................................................................................................................................................................
Flipping images vertically and horizontally23................................................................................................................................................................
Switching between overscan and underscan23................................................................................................................................................................
Basic shooting operations25................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing to shoot25................................................................................................................................................................
Shooting in auto mode25................................................................................................................................................................
Checking photos taken (REC CHECK)26................................................................................................................................................................
Protecting against a possible erasure26................................................................................................................................................................
Recording times27................................................................................................................................................................
P2 card access lamps28................................................................................................................................................................
Using SD/SDHC memory cards29................................................................................................................................................................
Installing and removing the SD memory card29................................................................................................................................................................
Formatting SD memory card29................................................................................................................................................................
Cautions in using SD memory cards29................................................................................................................................................................
Using the zoom function30................................................................................................................................................................
Digital zoom function30................................................................................................................................................................
Variable frame rates (VFR)31................................................................................................................................................................
Native recording33................................................................................................................................................................
Standard recording33................................................................................................................................................................
Using variable frame rates (VFR)34................................................................................................................................................................
Shooting in 1080i/576i (80i progressive mode35................................................................................................................................................................
Shooting in 1080i/576i progressive mode35................................................................................................................................................................
Shooting in manual mode36................................................................................................................................................................
Switching to manual mode36................................................................................................................................................................
Manual focusing36................................................................................................................................................................
Using focus assist37................................................................................................................................................................
Iris adjustments37................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the gain38................................................................................................................................................................
Light intensity adjustments38................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the white balance39................................................................................................................................................................
Black balance adjustments40................................................................................................................................................................
Auto Tracking White (ATW)40................................................................................................................................................................
Shooting techniques for different targets41................................................................................................................................................................
Low-angle shooting41................................................................................................................................................................
Self-portrait shooting41................................................................................................................................................................
Zebra pattern41................................................................................................................................................................
Marker41................................................................................................................................................................
Checking and displaying shooting status42................................................................................................................................................................
Changing the image size42................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Image Stabilizer43................................................................................................................................................................
Adding effects to images43................................................................................................................................................................
Using the USER buttons43................................................................................................................................................................
Backlight compensation43................................................................................................................................................................
Color bars43................................................................................................................................................................
Waveform monitor function44................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the volume while shooting44................................................................................................................................................................
Backup recording44................................................................................................................................................................
slot continuous recording45................................................................................................................................................................
Shot mark function45................................................................................................................................................................
Text memo recording45................................................................................................................................................................
Time stamp function45................................................................................................................................................................
LAST CLIP DELETE function46................................................................................................................................................................
Using the special recording functions47................................................................................................................................................................
Pre-recording (PRE REC)47................................................................................................................................................................
Interval recording (INTERVAL REC)47................................................................................................................................................................
One-shot recording (ONE-SHOT REC)48................................................................................................................................................................
Loop recording (LOOP REC)48................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the shutter speed50................................................................................................................................................................
Synchro scan51................................................................................................................................................................
Switching Audio Input52................................................................................................................................................................
Using the built-in microphone52................................................................................................................................................................
Using another microphone and audio equipment52................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the recording level53................................................................................................................................................................
Using scene files54................................................................................................................................................................
Changing scene file settings54................................................................................................................................................................
Saving scene files and other settings on SD memory cards56................................................................................................................................................................
Clip metadata58................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Counter59................................................................................................................................................................
Counter display59................................................................................................................................................................
TC preset mode59................................................................................................................................................................
Charging the built-in battery Setting the time data60................................................................................................................................................................
Recharging the built-in battery60................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the time code60................................................................................................................................................................
Specifying the time code (TC PRESET)60................................................................................................................................................................
Setting user information62................................................................................................................................................................
Basic playback operations64................................................................................................................................................................
Thumbnail screen65................................................................................................................................................................
Basic thumbnail screen operations65................................................................................................................................................................
Adding shot marks to clips67................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing the thumbnail screen67................................................................................................................................................................
Direct shooting functions67................................................................................................................................................................
Thumbnail operations68................................................................................................................................................................
Editing the recorded clip metadata72................................................................................................................................................................
Uploading the metadata (META DATA)73................................................................................................................................................................
Useful playback functions75................................................................................................................................................................
Variable speed search75................................................................................................................................................................
Slow playback75................................................................................................................................................................
Fast forward/rewind playback75................................................................................................................................................................
Frame-by-frame playback75................................................................................................................................................................
Clip skip76................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting the volume76................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing images on a monitor76................................................................................................................................................................
Checking the date and time76................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting external units77................................................................................................................................................................
Headphones77................................................................................................................................................................
External microphone77................................................................................................................................................................
Computer (non-linear editing/file transfer)78................................................................................................................................................................
Hard disk drive (data copying)79................................................................................................................................................................
Digital video equipment (Dubbing)80................................................................................................................................................................
Video deck (Dubbing)81................................................................................................................................................................
TV/Monitor (playback/dubbing)81................................................................................................................................................................
Nonlinear editing with P card (PC mode)82................................................................................................................................................................
Copying from P cards to the hard disk drive (139 HOST mode)84................................................................................................................................................................
Warnings86................................................................................................................................................................
Dubbing87................................................................................................................................................................
Digital input/output87................................................................................................................................................................
Analog output87................................................................................................................................................................
Screen displays88................................................................................................................................................................
Regular displays88................................................................................................................................................................
Setting the DISPLAY items94................................................................................................................................................................
Using the setup menus95................................................................................................................................................................
Using the menus95................................................................................................................................................................
Initializing the menu settings96................................................................................................................................................................
Setup menu structure97................................................................................................................................................................
CAM (camera) mode menu97................................................................................................................................................................
MCR (playback) mode menu98................................................................................................................................................................
Setup menu list99................................................................................................................................................................
SCENE FILE screen99................................................................................................................................................................
CAMERA SETUP screen101................................................................................................................................................................
SW MODE screen102................................................................................................................................................................
AUTO SW screen104................................................................................................................................................................
RECORDING SETUP screen105................................................................................................................................................................
PLAYBACK FUNCTIONS screen108................................................................................................................................................................
AV IN/OUT SETUP screen108................................................................................................................................................................
DISPLAY SETUP screen109................................................................................................................................................................
CARD FUNCTIONS screen111................................................................................................................................................................
OTHER FUNCTIONS screen111................................................................................................................................................................
OPTION MENU screen114................................................................................................................................................................
Before calling for service115................................................................................................................................................................
Operating precautions118................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Precautions122................................................................................................................................................................
How to handle data recorded on P cards123................................................................................................................................................................
Checkpoints for using memory cards124................................................................................................................................................................
Recording format list125................................................................................................................................................................