Turning Off the Image Stabilizer
The image stabilizer compensates for camcorder shake even at full telephoto. It tries
to compensate for horizontal movements; therefore, you may decide to turn it off
when you mount the camcorder on a tripod.
Open the menu and select [CAMERA SETUP]. Select [IMG STAB i], set it
to [OFF] and close the menu.
❍ The image stabilizer cannot be turned off when the program selector is set to
❍ The image stabilizer is designed to compensate a normal degree of camcorder
❍ The image stabilizer might not be as effective when using the night modes.
The demonstration mode displays the camcorder's main features. It starts
automatically when you leave the camcorder turned on without loading a recording
media for more than 5 minutes. However, you can set the camcorder not to start the
Open the menu and select [DISPLAY SETUP/
it to [OFF] and close the menu.
To cancel the demo mode once it has begun, press any button, turn off the
camcorder or load a recording media.
]. Select [DEMO MODE], set