Format and Bitrate for Recording We want the cameras to record in the highest quality * possible. That is AVCHD (Audio Video Codec for High Definition) with a bitrate of 24Mbps (twenty four megabits per second). The letter code for 24Mbps on the camera is MXP – think of it as “MaXimum Picture quality”.
In Manual Mode – You Can Set the White Balance White balance tells the camera what white looks like so that all of the other colors show up correctly.
In Manual Mode – You Can Set the White Balance...
In Manual Mode – You Can Set the Exposure...
In Manual Mode – You Can Set the Frame Rate...
What are on screen markers and why are they important to use? On screen markers * give the operator a horizontal line for leveling a shot and/ or a gridline to assist with the Rule of Thirds.
Remember: When You Get a Vixia Camera… 1. Make Sure You Have an SD Card In Camera 2. Open the Lens 3. Turn on the Power 4. Press the Home Button 5. Adjust Your Settings 6. Start Recording (5 seconds before/after shot) 7. Hold the LCD Screen with 2-3 Fingers Behind It.