Select [ON] ( ) to superimpose sounds
such as conversation on the slow motion
pictures (The default setting is [OFF]).
Your camcorder records sounds for
about 12 seconds while [Recording...] is
displayed in step .
Sounds cannot be recorded while shooting a
3-second movie (approx.).
Image quality of [SMTH SLW REC] is not as
good as that of normal recording.
If you play back a movie that is recorded when
[RECORD SOUND] on [SMTH SLW REC] is
set to [OFF],
the setting of [AUDIO MODE] (p. 62).
Controlling the image settings
manually with the CAMERA CONTROL
You can assign one menu item you use
often to the CAMERA CONTROL dial.
Since the focus adjustment is assigned
to the CAMERA CONTROL dial in the
default settings, the operation below is
described as adjusting the focus using the
CAMERA CONTROL dial
Press MANUAL to activate the manual
Pressing MANUAL switches the setting
mode between automatic and manual.
Rotate the CAMERA CONTROL dial to
adjust the focus.
is displayed, regardless of
Items you can assign to the CAMERA
[FOCUS] (p. 79)
[EXPOSURE] (p. 79)
[AE SHIFT] (p. 62)
[WB SHIFT] (p. 62)
To assign the menu items to the CAMERA
Press and hold MANUAL for a few
The [DIAL SETTING] screen appears.
Rotate the CAMERA CONTROL dial
and select the item to be assigned.
Manual settings will be retained even if you
change the assigned item of the CAMERA
CONTROL dial. However, if you set
[EXPOSURE] after setting [AE SHIFT]
manually, [EXPOSURE] will override [AE
If you select [RESET] in step , all the items
adjusted manually are reset to the default
The functions of the items that can be assigned
to the CAMERA CONTROL dial are the same
as those of menu operation.
You can also assign menu items to the
CAMERA CONTROL dial by touching
SETTINGS]/[PHOTO SETTINGS] [DIAL
SETTING] (p. 65).