Step 4: Adjusting the LCD screen and viewfinder
Using the LCD screen
The LCD screen can be rotated in the range
as illustrated below, allowing a person other
than the camera operator to see the image.
1 Open 180°
2 90° (max.)
2 180° (max.)
Using the viewfinder
Closing the LCD screen switches the
display to the viewfinder.
You can adjust the angle of the viewfinder
to suit your shooting style.
The LCD screen and the viewfinder do not
operate at the same time.
Adjusting the viewfinder
Diopter adjustment dial
Move it until the picture becomes clear.
• Some primary colors may become visible in the
viewfinder if you change your line of sight, but
this is not a malfunction.
These colors are not recorded onto the memory
When the picture in the viewfinder is
hard to see
If you cannot see the picture in the
viewfinder clearly under bright
circumstances, use the supplied large
eyecup. To attach the large eyecup, stretch
it slightly and fit it over the groove of the
eyecup attached to the camcorder. You can
attach the large eyecup facing either the
right or left side.