Recording Start/Stop Button
(lights while recording
is in progress)
Power Switch Position
According to the Power Switch position you have selected, the following functions are available:
(Full Auto mode):
Allows you to record using
NO special effects or manual
adjustments. Suitable for
Allows you to set various
recording functions using the
menus. If you want more creative
capabilities than full auto
recording, try this mode.
You should already have performed the procedures listed
below. If not, do so before continuing.
Tape Length Setting (
Recording Mode Setting (
Grip Adjustment (
Viewfinder Adjustment (
LOAD A CASSETTE
Slide EJECT to open the cassette holder, then insert
the cassette with the label facing out. Press PUSH to
ensure the holder is closed and locked.
ENTER RECORD-STANDBY MODE
Turn the LENS COVER Open/Close Ring to open the
lens cover, then set the Power Switch to "CAMERA"
("AUTO" or "PRO.").
•The power lamp lights and the camcorder enters the
•The scene you are aimed at appears on the
viewfinder screen, with the word "PAUSE"
superimposed upon it.
Press the Recording Start/Stop Button.
" appears in the viewfinder while recording is
Allows you to switch off the