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    This user manual includes detailed usage instructions for your camera. Please read this manual thoroughly. Click a topic Basic troubleshooting Quick reference Contents Basic functions Extended functions Shooting options Playback/Editing Settings WB100/WB101 Appendixes Index...

  • Page 2: Health And Safety Information

    Do not handle your camera with wet hands. If liquid or foreign objects enter your camera, immediately This may result in electric shock. disconnect the power source and then contact a Samsung service center. Prevent damage to subjects’ eyesight. Do not use the flash in close proximity (closer than 1 m/3 ft) to people or animals.

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    • Samsung is not responsible for damage or injuries caused by unapproved batteries, cables or accessories. Check that the camera is operating properly before use. The manufacturer takes no responsibility for any loss of files or Use the battery only for its intended purpose.

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    Outline of the User Manual Basic functions Copyright information Learn about your camera’s layout, icons, and basic • Microsoft Windows and the Windows logo are functions for shooting. registered trademarks of the Microsoft Corporation. • Mac is a registered trademark of the Apple Corporation. Extended functions •...

  • Page 5: Adjusting Brightness And Color

    Indicators used in this manual Icons used in this manual Shooting mode Indicator Icon Function Smart Auto Additional information Program Safety warnings and precautions Scene Camera buttons. For example, [Shutter] represents the DUAL IS shutter button. Live Panorama Page number of related information Magic Plus The order of options or menus you must select to perform a step;...

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    Expressions used in this manual Pressing the shutter Exposure (Brightness) • Half-press [Shutter]: Press the shutter halfway down The amount of light that enters your camera determines the exposure. You can alter the exposure by changing the shutter • Press [Shutter]: Press the shutter all the way down speed, aperture value, or ISO sensitivity.

  • Page 7: Basic Troubleshooting

    Basic troubleshooting Learn to solve common problems by setting shooting options. The subject’s eyes Red eye occurs when the subject's eyes reflect light from the camera flash. appear red. • Set the flash option to Red-eye or Red-eye Fix. (p. 52) •...

  • Page 8: Table Of Contents

    Quick reference Capturing photos of people Adjusting the exposure Applying effects to videos (brightness) • ISO sensitivity (to adjust the sensitivity to light) • • mode > Beauty Shot  mode > Movie Filter   • mode > Picture in Picture ...

  • Page 9: Table Of Contents

    Contents Using the DUAL IS mode ..........38 Basic functions ..............10 Using the Live Panorama mode ........39 Unpacking ..............11 Using the Magic Plus mode ......... 41 Camera layout .............. 12 Using the 3D Photo mode ........... 41 Attaching a strap ............

  • Page 10: Table Of Contents

    Contents Using Face Detection ........... 59 Transferring files to your Windows computer ....85 Detecting faces ............59 Transferring files with Intelli-studio ........86 Capturing a self portrait shot ......... 60 Transferring files by connecting the camera as Capturing a smile shot ..........60 a removable disk ............

  • Page 11: Table Of Contents

    Basic functions Learn about your camera’s layout, icons, and basic functions for shooting. Unpacking Selecting options or menus ………………………………… 11 ……………… 21 Camera layout ……………………………… 12 Setting the display and sound …………… 23 Attaching a strap ………………………… 15 Setting the display type …………………… 23 Attaching a lens cap ………………………...

  • Page 12: Unpacking

    The illustrations may differ slightly from the items shipped with your product. • You can purchase optional accessories at a retailer or a Samsung service center. Samsung is not responsible for any problems caused by using unauthorized accessories. Basic functions...

  • Page 13: Camera Layout

    Camera layout Before you start, familiarize yourself with your camera’s parts and their functions. Mode dial (p. 14) POWER button Flash Recording button Eyelet for camera strap Shutter button Flash pop-up button AF-assist light/Timer lamp Speaker Lens HDMI port Accepts HDMI cable USB and A/V port Accepts USB cable and A/V cable Basic functions...

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    Camera layout Microphone Zoom button • In Shooting mode: Zoom in or out • In Playback mode: Zoom in on part Status lamp of a photo or view files as thumbnails, • Blinking: When the camera is or adjust the volume saving a photo or video, being read by a computer when the image is out of focus...

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    Camera layout Mode dial Buttons Icon Description Button Description Smart Auto: Capture a photo with a scene mode selected Access options or menus. automatically by the camera. Move back. Program: Capture a photo by setting options except the shutter speed and aperture value which the camera sets Basic functions Other functions automatically.

  • Page 16: Attaching A Strap, Attaching A Lens Cap

    Camera layout Attaching a strap Attaching a lens cap Attach a strap to carry your camera conveniently. Attach a lens cap with a lens cap strap to protect the camera lens. Basic functions...

  • Page 17: Inserting The Battery And Memory Card

    Inserting the battery and memory card Learn how to insert the battery and an optional memory card into the camera. Removing the battery and memory card Push the card gently until it disengages from the camera, and then pull it out of the slot. Memory card Insert a memory card with the gold-colored contacts facing...

  • Page 18: Turning On Your Camera

    Turning on your camera Turning on your camera Turning on your camera in Playback mode Press [ ]. The camera turns on and immediately accesses Press [POWER] to turn your camera on or off. Playback mode. • The initial setup screen appears when you turn on the camera for the first time.

  • Page 19: Performing The Initial Setup

    Performing the initial setup When you turn on your camera for the first time, the initial setup screen appears. Follow the steps below to configure the camera’s basic settings. Verify that language is highlighted, and then press Press [ / ] to select a time zone, and then press [ ] or [ Time Zone Home...

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    Performing the initial setup Press [ / ] to select an item. Press [ ] to select a time type, and then press [ Press [ ] to set the date, time, and daylight- saving time, and then press [ Press [ ] to finish the initial setup.

  • Page 21: Learning Icons

    Learning icons The icons the camera displays on the screen change according to the mode you select or the options you set. Shooting options (right) Icon Description Icon Description Available recording time Intelli zoom on Exposure value Photo resolution Current date Video resolution Current time Available number of photos...

  • Page 22: Selecting Options Or Menus

    Selecting options or menus To select an option or a menu, press [ ], and then press [ ] or [ In Shooting mode, press [ Going back to the previous menu Select an option or a menu. Press [ ] to go back to the previous menu.

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    Selecting options or menus Press [ ] to select White Balance, and then For example, to select a White Balance option in Program mode: press [ ] or [ Rotate the mode dial to . White Balance Flash Focus Focus Area Exit Select Press [...

  • Page 24: Setting The Display And Sound, Setting The Display Type

    Setting the display and sound Learn how to change the basic display information and sound settings. Setting the display type About histograms A histogram is a graph that illustrates how light is distributed You can select a display type for the Shooting or Playback mode. in your photo.

  • Page 25: Setting The Sound

    Setting the display and sound Setting the sound Setting the option display view You can hide or show the option display appearing in some Turn the sound your camera emits when you perform functions modes. on or off. Press [ ] repeatedly.

  • Page 26: Capturing Photos

    Capturing photos Learn how to capture photos easily and quickly in Smart Auto mode. Rotate the mode dial to Half-press [Shutter] to focus. • A green frame means the subject is in focus. A red frame means the subject is out of focus. •...

  • Page 27: Zooming

    Capturing photos Zooming Digital zoom The Digital zoom is supported by default in Shooting mode. If you You can capture close-up photos by adjusting the zoom. zoom in on a subject in Shooting mode and the zoom indicator is in the digital range, your camera is using the Digital zoom. By using both the 26X Optical zoom and 5X Digital zoom, you can zoom in up to 130 times.

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    Capturing photos Intelli zoom Setting Intelli zoom If the zoom indicator is in the Intelli range, your camera is using In Shooting mode, press [ the Intelli zoom. Photo resolution varies according to the zoom rate if you use the Intelli zoom. By using both the Optical zoom Select Intelli Zoom.

  • Page 29: Reducing Camera Shake

    Capturing photos Reducing camera shake • The Image Stabilizer may not function properly when: In Shooting mode, you can set either the Optical Image Stabilizer - you move your camera to follow a moving subject (OIS) or the Dual Image Stabilizer (Dual IS) to reduce or eliminate - you use the Digital zoom picture blurriness from camera shake.

  • Page 30: Set Iso Sensitivity Options. (p, Tips For Getting A Clearer Photo

    Tips for getting a clearer photo Holding your camera correctly Reducing camera shake Ensure nothing is • Set the Optical Image Stabilization option to blocking the lens, flash, reduce camera shake optically. (p. 28) or microphone. • Select the mode or set the Dual IS option to reduce camera shake both optically and digitally.

  • Page 31: Turn On The Flash. (p

    Preventing your subject from being out of focus • When you capture photos in low light It may be difficult to get your subject in focus when: there is little contrast between the subject and background (for Turn on the flash. example, when your subject is wearing clothing that is similar in color (p.

  • Page 32: Extended Functions

    Extended functions Learn how to capture a photo and record a video by selecting a mode. Using the Smart Auto mode Using the Magic Plus mode ……………… 32 ……………… 41 Using the 3D Photo mode ……………… 41 Using the Scene mode ……………………...

  • Page 33: Using The Smart Auto Mode

    Using the Smart Auto mode In Smart Auto mode, your camera automatically chooses the appropriate camera settings based on the type of scene it detects. The Smart Auto mode is helpful if you are not familiar with the camera settings for various scenes. Rotate the mode dial to Icon Description...

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    Using the Smart Auto mode • If the camera does not recognize an appropriate scene mode, it uses the default settings for the mode. • Even if it detects a face, the camera may not select a portrait mode depending on the subject's position or lighting. •...

  • Page 35: Using The Scene Mode

    Using the Scene mode In Scene mode, you can capture a photo with options that are preset for a specific scene. Rotate the mode dial to Option Description landscape Capture still-life scenes and landscapes. Select a scene. Capture detailed parts of a subject or small Close up subjects, such as flowers or insects.

  • Page 36: Using The Beauty Shot Mode

    Using the Scene mode Using the Beauty Shot mode Press [ In Beauty Shot mode, you can capture a portrait with options to Select Face Retouch. hide facial imperfections. Select an option. Rotate the mode dial to • For example, increase the face retouch setting to hide more Select Beauty Shot.

  • Page 37: Using The Frame Guide

    Using the Scene mode Using the Frame Guide Ask another person to capture a photo. • The person aligns the subject in the frame using the guides, When you want another person to capture a photo of you, you and then press [Shutter] to capture the photo. can compose the scene with the frame guide feature.

  • Page 38: Using The Program Mode

    Using the Program mode In Program mode, you can set most options, except the shutter speed and aperture value, which the camera sets automatically. Rotate the mode dial to . Set the desired options. For a list of options, refer to "Shooting options". (p. 48) •...

  • Page 39: Mode, Using The Dual Is Mode

    Using the DUAL IS mode Reduce camera shake and prevent blurred photos with Optical and Digital Image Stabilization functions.  Before correction  After correction Rotate the mode dial to Align your subject in the frame, and then half-press [Shutter] to focus. Press [Shutter] to capture the photo.

  • Page 40: Using The Live Panorama Mode, Mode

    Using the Live Panorama mode In Live Panorama mode, you can capture a wide panoramic scene in a single photo. Capture and combine a series of photos to create a panoramic image. With [Shutter] pressed, slowly move the camera in the direction that will let it capture the rest of the panorama.

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    Using the Live Panorama mode • For best results when capturing panoramic photos, avoid the following: - moving the camera too quickly or too slowly - moving the camera too little to capture the next image - moving the camera at irregular speeds - shaking the camera - changing the camera direction while capturing a photo - shooting in dark places...

  • Page 42: Using The Magic Plus Mode, Using The 3d Photo Mode, Using The Magic Frame Mode

    Using the Magic Plus mode In the Magic Plus mode, you can capture a photo or record a video with various effects. Using the 3D Photo mode Using the Magic Frame mode You can take 3D pictures in 3D Photo mode that can be viewed In Magic Frame mode, you can apply various frame effects to on a 3D TV or 3D monitor.

  • Page 43: Using The Split Shot Mode, Using The Picture-in-picture Mode

    Using the Magic Plus mode Using the Split Shot mode Align your subject in the frame, and then half-press [Shutter] to focus. In Split Shot mode, you can capture several photos and arrange them with preset layouts. Press [Shutter] to capture a photo. Rotate the mode dial to •...

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    Using the Magic Plus mode Half-press [Shutter] to focus, and then press Half-press [Shutter] to focus, and then press [Shutter] to capture a background photo. [Shutter] to capture and insert a photo. • To select a background photo from your saved photos, press •...

  • Page 45: Using The Photo Filter Mode

    Using the Magic Plus mode Using the Photo Filter mode Option Description Apply a tilt-shift effect to make the subject Apply various filter effects to your photos to create unique images. Miniature appear in miniature. Apply the retro-looking colors, high contrast, and Vignetting strong vignette effect of Lomo cameras.

  • Page 46: Using The Movie Filter Mode

    Using the Magic Plus mode Using the Movie Filter mode Depending on the option you select, the recording speed may change to and the recording resolution may change to or smaller Apply various filter effects to your videos to create unique images. automatically.

  • Page 47: Using The Movie Mode

    Using the Movie mode In Movie mode, you can customize settings to record HD videos of up to 20 minutes in length. The camera saves recorded videos as MP4 (H.264) files. • H.264 (MPEG-4 part10/AVC) is a high-compression video format established by the international standards organizations ISO-IEC and ITU-T. •...

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    Using the Movie mode Pause recording The camera allows you to temporarily pause a video while recording. With this function, you can record separate scenes as a single video. Pause • Press [ ] to pause while recording. • Press [ ] to resume.

  • Page 49: Shooting Options

    Shooting options Learn how to set the options in Shooting mode. Selecting a resolution and quality Using Face Detection ………… 49 ……………………… 59 Selecting a resolution …………………… 49 Detecting faces …………………………… 59 Selecting an image quality ………………… 50 Capturing a self portrait shot ……………… 60 Capturing a smile shot ……………………...

  • Page 50: Selecting A Resolution And Quality, Selecting A Resolution

    Selecting a resolution and quality Learn how to change the image resolution and quality settings. Selecting a resolution Setting the video resolution As you increase the resolution, your photo or video will include In Shooting mode, press [ more pixels, so it can be printed on larger paper or displayed on a larger screen.

  • Page 51: Selecting An Image Quality

    Selecting a resolution and quality Selecting an image quality Setting the video quality The camera compresses and saves the videos you record in Set the photo and video quality settings. Higher image quality MP4 (H.264) format. settings will result in larger file sizes. In Shooting mode, press [ Setting the photo quality Select Frame Rate.

  • Page 52: Using The Timer

    Using the timer Learn how to set the timer to delay shooting. In Shooting mode, press [ ]. Press [Shutter] to start the timer. • The AF-assist light/timer lamp blinks. The camera will automatically capture a photo after the specified time has elapsed.

  • Page 53: Flash Options, Shooting In The Dark, Preventing Red-eye, Using The Flash

    Shooting in the dark Learn how to capture photos at night or in low light conditions. Preventing red-eye In Shooting mode, press [ ]. If the flash fires when you capture a photo of a person in the dark, a red glow may appear in the person’s eyes. To prevent this, select Red-eye or Red-eye Fix.

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    Shooting in the dark Select an option. Icon Description Red-eye Fix: Icon Description • The flash fires twice when the subject or background Off: is dark. The camera corrects red-eyes through its • The flash will not fire. advanced software analysis. •...

  • Page 55: Adjusting The Iso Sensitivity

    Shooting in the dark Adjusting the ISO sensitivity How to use the flash Press [ ] to pop the flash up when it is need. The ISO sensitivity is the measure of a film’s sensitivity to light as defined by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). The higher ISO sensitivity you select, the more sensitive to light your camera becomes.

  • Page 56: Macro, Changing The Camera's Focus, Using Macro, Using Auto Focus

    Changing the camera’s focus Learn how to adjust the camera’s focus to suit the subject and the shooting conditions. Using macro Using auto focus Use macro to capture close-up photos of subjects, such as To capture sharp photos, select the appropriate focus option flowers or insects.

  • Page 57: Focusing On A Selected Area

    Changing the camera’s focus Select an option. Focusing on a selected area You can focus on an area that you have selected. Icon Description Normal (AF): Focus on a subject farther than In Shooting mode, press [ 31 in. (80 cm) away. Farther than 138 in. (350 cm) away when you use the zoom.

  • Page 58: Using Tracking Auto Focus

    Changing the camera’s focus Using tracking auto focus • If you do not select a focus area, the focus frame will appear in the Tracking AF allows you to track and auto focus on your subject, center of the screen. even when you are moving.

  • Page 59: Adjusting The Focus Area

    Changing the camera’s focus Adjusting the focus area You can get clearer photos by selecting an appropriate focus area according to your subject's location in the scene. In Shooting mode, press [ Select Focus Area. Select an option. Icon Description Center AF: Focus on the center of the frame (suitable when subjects are located at or near the center).

  • Page 60: Face Detection, Using Face Detection, Detecting Faces

    Using Face Detection If you use Face Detection options, your camera can automatically detect a human face. When you focus on a human face, the camera adjusts the exposure automatically. Use Blink Detection to detect closed eyes or Smile Shot to capture a smiling face. Detecting faces •...

  • Page 61: Self-portrait, Capturing A Self Portrait Shot, Capturing A Smile Shot

    Using Face Detection Capturing a self portrait shot Capturing a smile shot Capture photos of yourself. The camera sets the focus distance The camera automatically releases the shutter when it detects a to close-up, and then emits a beep when ready. smiling face.

  • Page 62: Detecting Eye Blinking

    Using Face Detection Detecting eye blinking If your camera detects closed eyes, it will automatically capture 2 photos in succession. In Shooting mode, press [ Select Face Detection → Blink Detection. Shooting options...

  • Page 63: Adjusting Brightness And Color, Adjusting The Exposure Manually (ev)

    Adjusting brightness and color Learn how to adjust the brightness and color for better image quality. Adjusting the exposure manually (EV) Select a value to adjust the exposure. • The photo will be brighter as the exposure value increases. Depending on the intensity of the ambient light, your photos may be too bright or dark.

  • Page 64: Metering, Compensating For Backlighting (acb), Changing The Metering Option, Compensating For Backlighting (acb)

    Adjusting brightness and color Compensating for backlighting (ACB) Changing the metering option When the light source is behind your subject or there is high The metering mode refers to the way in which a camera contrast between your subject and the background, your subject measures the quantity of light.

  • Page 65: Selecting A White Balance Setting

    Adjusting brightness and color Selecting a White Balance setting In Shooting mode, press [ The color of your photo depends on the type and quality of the Select White Balance. light source. If you want the color of your photo to be realistic, select a White Balance setting that is appropriate for the lighting Select an option.

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    Adjusting brightness and color Defining your own White Balance Adjusting color temperature You can customize the White Balance by capturing a photo of In Shooting mode, press [ a white surface, such as a piece of paper, under the lighting conditions in which you intend to capture a photo.

  • Page 67: Using Burst Modes

    Using burst modes It can be difficult to capture photos of fast-moving subjects or capture natural facial expressions and gestures of your subjects in photos. Also, it can be difficult to adjust the exposure correctly and select a proper light source. In these cases, select one of the burst modes. Icon Description Motion Capture: While you are pressing [Shutter], the...

  • Page 68: Adjusting Images

    Adjusting images Adjust the sharpness, contrast, or saturation of your photos. In Shooting mode, press [ Press [ / ] to adjust each value. Sharpness Description Select Image Adjust. Soften the edges on your photos (suitable for Select an option. editing the photos on your computer).

  • Page 69: Playback/editing

    Playback/Editing Learn how to play back photos or videos, and edit photos or videos. Also, learn how to connect your camera to your computer, TV, HDTV, or 3D TV. Viewing photos or videos in Playback Viewing files on a TV, HDTV, or 3D TV ……...

  • Page 70: Viewing Photos Or Videos In Playback Mode, Starting Playback Mode

    Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Learn how to play back photos or videos and how to manage files. Starting Playback mode Photo file information View photos or play videos stored in your camera. Memory in use Press [ The most recent file will be displayed.

  • Page 71: Viewing Files By Category In Smart Album

    Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Video file information Viewing files by category in Smart Album View files by category, such as date or file type. In Playback mode, rotate [Zoom] to the left. Press [ Select Filter → a category. File Information Filter Album...

  • Page 72: Viewing Files As Thumbnails

    Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Scroll to a desired list, and then press [ ] to Viewing files as thumbnails open the list. Scan thumbnails of files. Scroll to a desired file, and then press [ ] to In Playback mode, rotate [Zoom] to the left to view view the file.

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    Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Protecting files Deleting files Protect your files from accidental deletion. Select files to delete in Playback mode. In Playback mode, press [ Deleting a single file Select Protect → On. You can select one file, and then delete it. In Playback mode, select a file, and then press [ ].

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    Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Deleting multiple files Deleting all files You can select multiple files, and then delete them at once. You can select all files, and then delete them at once. In Playback mode, press [ ]. In Playback mode, press [ •...

  • Page 75: Viewing Photos

    Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Viewing photos Description Press [ / / / ]. Move the enlarged area Enlarge part of a photo or view photos as a slide show. Press [ ], and then select Yes. (The Enlarging a photo trimmed photo will be saved as a new file.

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    Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Viewing panoramic photos Playing a slide show View photos captured in Live Panorama mode. Apply effects and audio to a slide show of your photos. The slide show function does not work for videos. In Playback mode, press [ / ] to scroll to a desired In Playback mode, press [ panoramic photo.

  • Page 77: Playing A Video

    Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Press [ Playing a video In Playback mode, you can view a video, and then capture or trim Select Start Slide Show. parts of the playing video. You can save the captured or trimmed segments as new files.

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    Viewing photos or videos in Playback mode Trimming a video Capturing an image from video In Playback mode, select a video, and then press While viewing a video, press [ ] at the point where you want to capture an image. Select Trim Movie.

  • Page 79: Editing A Photo, Resizing Photos, Rotating A Photo

    Editing a photo Learn how to edit photos. • The camera will save edited photos as new files. • When you edit photos, the camera will automatically convert them to a lower resolution. Photos that you rotate or resize manually are not automatically converted to a lower resolution.

  • Page 80: Applying Smart Filter Effects

    Editing a photo Applying Smart Filter effects Option Description Apply special effects to your photos. Add lines that radiate outward from bright objects to imitate the visual effect of a cross Cross Filter Rotate the mode dial to filter. Distort close objects to imitate the visual effect Select Fish-eye of a fisheye lens.

  • Page 81: Adjusting Your Photos

    Editing a photo Adjusting your photos Press [ / ] to adjust the option. Learn how to adjust the brightness, contrast, or saturation or how Press [ to correct the red-eye effect. If the center of a photo is dark, you can adjust it to be brighter.

  • Page 82: Creating A Print Order (dpof), Creating A Print Order (dpof), Creating A Print Order (dpof)

    Editing a photo Creating a print order (DPOF) Retouching faces Select photos to print and save print options in the Digital Print Rotate the mode dial to Order Format (DPOF). This information is saved in the MISC folder on your memory card for convenient printing on Select DPOF-compatible printers.

  • Page 83: Viewing Files On A Tv, Hdtv, Or 3d Tv

    Viewing files on a TV, HDTV, or 3D TV Play back photos or videos by connecting your camera to a TV with the A/V cable. Turn on your TV, and then select the A/V video Rotate the mode dial to source with the TV remote control.

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    Turn on your camera. Viewing files on an HDTV • If you have an Anynet+ compatible Samsung HDTV and you You can view high-quality and uncompressed photos or videos on an HDTV using the optional HDMI cable. HDMI (High Definition have turned on your camera’s Anynet+ function, the HDTV...

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    Viewing files on a 3D TV • If you have an Anynet+ compatible Samsung 3D TV and you You can view photos captured in 3D Photo on a 3D TV. have turned on your camera's Anynet+ function, the 3D TV...

  • Page 86: Transferring Files To Your Windows Computer

    Transferring files to your Windows computer Transfer files to your Windows computer, edit them with Intelli-studio, and upload them to the web. Requirements • The requirements are recommendation only. Intelli-studio may not Item Requirements work properly even when the computer meets the requirements, depending on the condition of your computer.

  • Page 87: Transferring Files With Intelli-studio

    Transferring files to your Windows computer Transferring files with Intelli-studio Turn on the camera. • When the Intelli-studio installation pop-up appears on the You can download Intelli-studio from the linked webpage and computer screen, follow the on-screen instructions to install it on your computer. When you connect the camera to complete the installation.

  • Page 88

    Transferring files to your Windows computer Using Intelli-studio Intelli-studio allows you to play back and edit files. For details, select Help → Help from the program toolbar. • You cannot edit files directly on the camera. Transfer files to a folder on your computer before editing. •...

  • Page 89: Transferring Files By Connecting The Camera As A Removable Disk

    Transferring files to your Windows computer Transferring files by connecting the camera Description as a removable disk Open menus. Display files in the selected folder. Connect the camera to your computer as a removable disk. Switch to the Photo edit mode. Rotate the mode dial to Switch to the Video edit mode.

  • Page 90: Disconnecting The Camera (for Windows Xp)

    Transferring files to your Windows computer Turn on the camera. Disconnecting the camera (for Windows XP) • The computer recognizes the camera automatically. With Windows Vista and Windows 7, the methods for disconnecting the camera are similar. On your computer, select My Computer → Removable Disk →...

  • Page 91: Transferring Files To Your Mac Computer

    Transferring files to your Mac computer When you connect the camera to a Macintosh computer, the computer will automatically recognize the device. You can transfer files directly from the camera to the computer without installing any programs. Mac OS 10.4 or later is supported. Connect your camera to a Macintosh computer with the Turn on the camera.

  • Page 92: Settings

    Settings Refer to options to configure your camera’s settings. Settings menu ……………………………………………92 Accessing the settings menu ……………………… 92 Sound ……………………………………………… 93 Display ……………………………………………… 93 Connectivity ………………………………………… 94 General ……………………………………………… 95...

  • Page 93: Settings Menu, Accessing The Settings Menu

    Settings menu Learn to configure your camera's settings. Accessing the settings menu Select an item. Rotate the mode dial to Sound Volume Medium Select a menu. Beep Sound Shutter Sound Sound 1 Settings Start Sound Sound AF Sound Display Back Select Connectivity General...

  • Page 94: Sound, Display

    Settings menu Sound Display * Default * Default Item Description Item Description Set the volume of all sounds. Set a start image to display when the camera Volume (Off, low, Medium*, High) turns on. • Off*: Display no start image. Set to emit a sound when you press the buttons Beep Sound •...

  • Page 95: Connectivity

    Settings menu Connectivity * Default Item Description * Default Adjust the brightness of the screen. Item Description (Auto*, Dark, Normal, Bright) Display Set the video signal output for your region. Brightness Normal is fixed in Playback mode even if you have NTSC: USA, Canada, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, •...

  • Page 96: General

    Settings menu General * Default Item Description * Default Set the resolution of photos when the camera Item Description plays back files on an HDTV via the HDMI cable. Language Set a language for the display text. (NTSC: 1080i*, 720p, 480p/ PAL: 1080i*, 720p, HDMI Size 576p) Set the time zone for your location.

  • Page 97

    Settings menu * Default * Default Item Description Item Description Specify how to name files. Set whether or not to display the date and time Reset: Set the file number to start from 0001 on captured photos. (Off*, Date, Date & Time) •...

  • Page 98

    Settings menu * Default Item Description Format the internal memory and the memory card. Formatting will delete all files, including protected files. (Yes, No) Errors can occur if you use a memory card Format formatted by another brand of camera, a memory card reader, or a computer.

  • Page 99: Appendixes

    Appendixes Get information about error messages, specifications, and maintenance. Error messages …………………………………………99 Camera maintenance ………………………………… 100 Cleaning your camera ……………………………… 100 Using or storing the camera ………………………… 101 About memory cards ……………………………… 102 About the battery …………………………………… 105 Before contacting a service center …………………...

  • Page 100: Error Messages

    Error messages When the following error messages appear, try these remedies. Error message Suggested remedies Error message Suggested remedies • Turn off your camera, and then turn it on Delete the damaged file or contact a service File Error again. center.

  • Page 101: Camera Maintenance, Cleaning Your Camera

    Camera maintenance Cleaning your camera Camera body Wipe gently with a soft, dry cloth. Camera lens and display Use a blower brush to remove dust and wipe the lens gently with a soft cloth. If any dust remains, apply lens cleaning liquid to a piece of lens cleaning paper and wipe gently.

  • Page 102: Using Or Storing The Camera

    Camera maintenance Using or storing the camera Storing for extended period of time • When you store the camera for an extended period, place it in a sealed container with an absorbent material, such as silica gel. Inappropriate places to use or store the camera •...

  • Page 103: About Memory Cards

    Broken glass or acrylic could cause injury to your hands and attempt to service the camera yourself. Any damage that results face. Take the camera to a Samsung service center to have it from unqualified service is not covered by your warranty.

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    Camera maintenance Size Super Fine Fine Normal Memory card adapter Memory card 1,123 To use micro memory cards with this product, a PC, or a memory card reader, insert the card into an adapter. 1,272 1,585 1,465 1,727 1,897 Memory card capacity The memory capacity may differ depending on shooting scenes or shooting conditions.

  • Page 105

    Camera maintenance Cautions when using memory cards • Prevent memory cards from making contact with liquids, dirt, or foreign substances. If dirty, wipe the memory card clean with a • Avoid exposing memory cards to very cold or very hot soft cloth before you insert the memory card into your camera.

  • Page 106: About The Battery

    Camera maintenance About the battery Cautions about using the battery Protect batteries and memory cards from damage Prevent batteries from making contact with metal objects, as this low battery message can create a connection between the + and – terminals of your When the batteries discharge completely, the battery icon turns battery and lead to temporary or permanent battery damage and red and a message ‘low Battery’...

  • Page 107

    A rechargeable battery (secondary cell) is recommended • Do not rest the camera on flammable surfaces, such as for repeated charge and use. Samsung is not bedding, carpets, or electric blankets for a prolonged responsible for any issues that arise from battery period.

  • Page 108: Before Contacting A Service Center

    Before contacting a service center If you are having trouble with your camera, try these troubleshooting procedures before you contact a service center. If you have attempted the suggested remedy and are still having problems with your device, contact your local dealer or service center. When you leave your camera at a service center, be sure to also leave the other components that may have contributed to the malfunction, such as the memory card and battery.

  • Page 109

    Before contacting a service center Situation Suggested remedies Situation Suggested remedies The flash may fire due to static electricity. • Make sure that the focus option you set The flash fires unexpectedly The camera is not malfunctioning. is suitable for close-up shots. (p. 55) •...

  • Page 110

    In camera this case, click Start → All Programs → • Make sure that you are using a supported SAMSUNG → Intelli-studio → operating system. Intelli-studio on your computer. Your computer The file transmission may be interrupted by...

  • Page 111: Camera Specifications

    1-10 cm Total pixels Approximately 16.4 mega-pixels Super Macro (Only zoom Lens level 9) SAMSUNG 26x Zoom Lens f = 4.0-104.0 mm Shutter speed Focal length (35mm film equivalent: 22.3-580 mm) • Auto: 1/8-1/2,000 sec. F-stop range F3.1 (W)-F5.9 (T) •...

  • Page 112: Continuous, Motion Capture, Optical Image Stabilization (ois)

    Camera specifications Shake reduction Shooting DUAL IS [Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) + Digital Image Stabilization • Modes: Smart Auto (Portrait, Night Portrait, (DIS)] Backlight Portrait, Night, Backlight, Landscape, White, Natural Green, Blue Sky, Sunset, Macro, Effect Macro text, Macro Color, Tripod, Action), •...

  • Page 113

    1,897 • Internal memory: Approximately 52 MB • External memory (Optional): These figures are measured under Samsung’s SD card (up to 2 GB guaranteed), standard conditions. Your results may vary Media SDHC card (up to 32 GB guaranteed), depending on the shooting conditions and camera SDXC card (up to 64 GB guaranteed) settings.

  • Page 114

    Camera specifications Interface Dimensions (W X H X D) Digital output 114.48 x 79.26 x 86.45 mm (4.51 x 3.12 x 3.40 in.) USB 2.0 connector (without protrusions) Weight Audio input/ Internal speaker (Mono), Microphone (Mono) output 403 g (14.22 oz.) (without battery and memory card) •...

  • Page 115: Glossary

    Glossary ACB (Auto Contrast Balance) Composition This feature automatically improves the contrast of your images Composition in photography means arranging objects in a photo. when the subject is backlit or when there is a high contrast Usually, abiding by the rule of thirds leads to a good composition. between your subject and the background.

  • Page 116

    Glossary DPOF (Digital Print Order Format) Exposure A format for writing printing information, such as selected images The amount of light allowed to reach the camera’s sensor. and number of prints, on a memory card. DPOF-compatible Exposure is controlled by a combination of the shutter speed, the printers, sometimes available at photo shops, can read the aperture value, and ISO sensitivity.

  • Page 117

    Glossary H.264/MPEG-4 lCD (liquid Crystal Display) A high-compression video format established by international A visual display commonly used in consumer electronics. This standard organizations ISO-IEC and ITU-T and developed by the display needs a separate backlight, such as CCFL or LED, to Joint Video Team (JVT).

  • Page 118

    Glossary OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) Vignetting This feature compensates in real-time for shaking and vibrating A reduction of an image’s brightness or saturation at the periphery while shooting. There is no image degradation compared to (outer edges) compared to the center of the image. Vignetting Digital Image Stabilization feature.

  • Page 119

    PlanetFirst represents Samsung Electronics' commitment to sustainable development and social responsibility through eco-driven business and management activities. Dispose unwanted electronics through an approved recycler. To find the nearest recycling location, go to our website: www.samsung.com/recyclingdirect Or call, (877) 278 - 0799 Appendixes...

  • Page 120: Fcc Notice

    Declaration of Conformity This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits Trade Name : Samsung Electronics America, Inc. for a Class B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. Model No. : Samsung WB100/WB101 These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation.

  • Page 121: Index

    Index Brightness Playback mode 80 AF-assist light Date/Time Set 95 Face Detection 59 Shooting mode 62 Location 12 Deleting files 72 Flash Burst modes Settings 96 Auto 53 Auto Exposure Bracket (AEB) Digital Print Order Format AF Lamp 96 Fill in 53 (DOF) 81 Off 53 Continuous 66...

  • Page 122

    Index Intelli-studio 86 Memory card Program mode 37 Caution 104 Intelli zoom 27 Protecting files 72 Half-press shutter 29 Insert 16 ISO sensitivity 54 HDMI Size 95 Menu button 14 HDTV 83 Metering Quick View 94 Center-weighted 63 Multi 63 Language settings 95 Spot 63 Live Panorama mode 39...

  • Page 123

    Index Smart Filter Playback mode 79 Saturation Unpacking 11 Zoom Shooting mode 44 Playback mode 80 Using the zoom 26 USB port 12 Smile shot 60 Shooting mode 67 Zoom button 13 Sound settings 24 Scene mode 34 Start Image 93 Self portrait 60 Video 3D Photo mode 41...

  • Page 125

    Please refer to the warranty that came with your product or visit our website, www.samsung.com, for after-sales service or inquiries.

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