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    IIII I IIIIII CDI-E359 CallOll ITh_L I,,US 85 IS DIGITAL II_LPH Camera User Guide CallOll CDI-E359-010 XXXXXXX © CANON INC. 2008 PRINTED IN JAPAN...

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    Support" Leaflet • "Use of Genuine Canon Accessories Recommended" Leaflet See the PDF manuals available on the Canon website. http:/ ZoomBrowser EX/ImageBrowser Sof_vare User Guide You may not be able to achieve the full performance of this camera with the included memory card.

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    Let's Get Started! Let's Get Started! This guide is divided into the following two sections. This section explains how to prepare the camera for use and the basics of shooting, viewing and printing images. Start out by familiarizing yourself with the camera and mastering the basics. Once you have mastered the basics, use the camera's many features to shoot more challenging photos.

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    Table of Contents Table of Contents Items marked with a _r are lists or charts that summarize camera functions or procedures. Please Read ........... Preparations ........Shooting Still Images (r"_ Auto Mode) ....Viewing Still Images ........ Erasing .......... Printing .......... Embedding the Date in the Image Data ....

  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Setting the Image Stabilizer Function ....iiS0] Adjusting the ISO Speed ......Various Shooting Methods Shooting in Modes for Special Conditions ....Shooting in Manual Mode ......Continuous Shooting ......Setting the Flash ........p,m Movie Shooting ........

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    Table of Contents Red-Eye Correction Function ....... Adding Effects with the My Colors Function .... Resizing Images ......... Attaching Sound Memos to Images ....Sound-Only Recording (Sound Recorder) ..... Protecting Images ........ Erasing Images ........Print Settings/Transfer Settings Setting the DPOF Print Settings ..... Setting the DPOF Transfer Settings ....

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    Table of Contents • Symbol Conventions in this Guide l_ us_. these_ -- Mode switch position .... of .." / Shooting (l_l)/Movie (,m)/ ..Playback (i-_'1) _.%_"o'_"_'_' Some functions may not be _,.-_,._._o_,,_,,_.._,_._,._ available in certain shooting 0.,_._._=._.,._.,.._,_0-_0._..=._0_ modes, tf there is no notation and n_ of _¢t*...

  • Page 8: Please Read

    Warning Against Copyright Infringement Please note that Canon digital cameras are intended for personal use and should never be used in a manner that infringesupon or contravenes internationalor domestic copyright laws and regulations. Please be advised...

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    Getting Started ®Shooting Still Images ®Viewing Still Images ®Embedding the Date in the Image Data ®Shooting Movies ®Viewing Movies ® Downloading Images to a Computer ® System...

  • Page 10: Preparations

    I Preparations I Charging the Battery "1_ Insert the battery into the battery charger. Align these symbols 2, Plug the battery charger (CB-2LY) into a power outlet, or attach the power cord to the battery charger (CB- 2LYE) and plug it into a power outlet. •...

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    Preparations To protect the battery and prolong its life, do not charge it for longer than 24 hours continuously. I Installing Battery Memory Card "1. Slide the cover (_)) and open it ((_)). ® 2, Insert the battery. • It will lock into place with a click. Insert the memory card until it clicks...

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    I Preparations 4,, Close the cover ((_, (_). ® ® Remove Battery Press the battery lock in the direction of the arrow ((_) and pull the battery out (®). ® Remove Memory Card Use a finger or the toggle on the wrist strap to push the memory card in until you hear a click, then release it.

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    Preparations _ 11 Attaching Wrist Strap Use the wrist strap when using the camera to prevent yourself from accidentally dropping the camera. Toggle You can change its position on the strap. The toggle can be used to open the terminal cover and when inserting...

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    12 I Preparations I Setting the Date and Time The Date/Time settings menu will appear the first time the power is turned on. Power Button Button Button "1. Press the power button. Select the month, day, year and time, and the display order.

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    Preparations I 13 save such settings as the date/time. Insert a charged battery • A rechargeable lithium battery is built into the camera to into the camera. Or if you use the separately sold AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC40, the battery will charge in about four hours.

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    14 I Shooting Still Images Button _, / ,_ Buttons '1 _ Press the power button. • The start-up sound will play and the start-up image will display in the LCD monitor. • Pressing the power button again turns the power off. Select a shooting mode.

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    Shooting Still Images I 15 Without changing anything else, press the shutter button all the way (press fully) to shoot. • The shutter sound will play once and the image will record. • Recorded images are displayed on the LCD monitor for approximately 2 seconds immediately atter shooting (Rec.

  • Page 18: Viewing Still Images

    16 I Viewing Still Images ModeSwitch _"/ '_ Buttons '1 _ Press the power button. Set the mode switch to [] (Playback). Use the <, or .l, button to display the image you wish to view. • Use the 4- button to move to the previous image and the ,_ button to move to the next image.

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    I 17 Erasing Button _:_ Button i • Press the power button. 2, Set the mode switch to [] (Playback). Use the + or "k button to select an image to erase and press the ,_ button. 4. Confirm that [Erase] is selected and press the _ button.

  • Page 20: Printing

    • See the printer's user guide for connection instructions. • Printing is also possible using a non-Canon-brand printer provided the printer is PictBridge compliant. Refer to the Direct Turn on the printer.

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    [Cancel] using the 4" or 4, button, then press the FUNC./SET button. Printing Images in a Print List This explanation is based on the use of a Canon SELPHY ES series or SELPHY CP series printer. . Connect the camera to your printer.

  • Page 22: Embedding The Date In The Image Data

    Embedding the Date in the Image Data Bu_on This section explains how to embed date information on images as they are recorded (Date Stamp). • The date stamp cannot be deleted from the image data once it has been embedded. Ensure that the camera's date/time is set correctly beforehand (p.

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    I 21 Embedding the Date in the Image Data Select [Date Stamp]. 1. Use the ,IF or ,Ik button to select 2. Use the ÷ or ._ button to select • The area which will not be printed will appear gray. •...

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    22 I Shooting Movies Microphone Power Button Button '1, Press the power button. Select a shooting mode. 1. Set the mode switch to =Ira (Movie). 2. Press the _ button. 3. Use the 4" or "k button to select [] (Standard).

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    I 23 Shooting Movies Press the shutter button lightly (press halfway) to set the focus. • An electronic beep will sound twice and the indicator will light green when the camera focuses. • The exposure, focus and white balance are automatically set when you press the button halfway.

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    24I Viewing Movies PowerBu_on Button ÷1÷1+1"I" Buttons 1, Press the power button. 2. Set the mode switch to [] (Playback). Use the + or 4, button to display a movie and press the button. • Images with a _ icon are movies. 4..pressUseThethemoviethe ÷...

  • Page 27: Downloading Images To A Computer

    Items Prepare • Camera and computer • Canon Digital Camera Solution Disk supplied with the camera • Interface cable supplied with the camera J System Requirements Please install the software on a computer meeting the following minimum requirements.

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    Images to a Computer I Preparing to Download Images Installing the software. Windows 1. Place the Canon Digital Camera Solution Disk in the computer's CD-ROM drive. 2. Click [Easy Installation]. • Follow the onscreen messages to proceed with the installation. 3 c ckERes...

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    I 27 Downloading Images to a Computer Connecting the camera to a computer. 1. Connect the supplied interface cable to the computer's port and to the camera's AN OUT and DIGITAl_ terminal. • Hook your fingernail or the wrist strap toggle under the bottom edge of the camera's terminal cover to open it, then insert the interface cable all the way into the connector.

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    CameraWindow. Windows 1. Select [Canon CameraWindow] click [OK]. ,,,iil,il ,,ill,, i,i,iii ii..If this event dialog does not appear, click the [Start] menu and select [All Programs] or [Programs], followed by [Canon Utilities], [CameraWindow], [CameraWindow] [CameraWindow]. CameraWindow will display. Macintosh...

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    _ 29 Downloading Images to a Computer _ Downloading Images Using the Camera (Direct Transfer) Use this method to download images using camera operations (except Windows 2000). l_€'v_ Button Button 4F/_k/',("/"_ Buttons Button "I. Confirm that the Direct Transfer menu is displayed the camera's LCD monitor.

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    Downloading Images to a Computer You can also use the following options in the Direct Transfer menu to set the method for downloading images. All Images Transfers and saves all images to the computer. images that have not been previously transferred. New Images Transfers and saves to the computer only the I DPOF Trans.

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    _ 31 Downloading Images to a Computer Use the 4. or ._ button to select images to download and press _._, button. • The images will download. The _,_ button will blink blue while downloading is in progress. Press the _ button after downloading...

  • Page 34: System Map

    32I System Interface Cable IFC-400PCU WS-DC2 Ba Lr (with Terminal Cover] Memory Card (32MB) AVC-DC40O*q AV Cable Battery Charger Canon Digital Camera CB-2LY/CB-2LYE*I Solution Disk AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC40 DC Coupler Waterproof Case WP-DC23 DR_O Power Cord Compact Power Adapter...

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    System I 33 Audio IN Terminal TVNideo "1 Also available for purchase separately. *2 See the user guide supplied with the printer for more information on the printer. *3 This camera can also be connected to the CP-IOICP-IOOICP-2OOICP-3OO. *4 See the user guide supplied with the Bubble Jet pdnter for more information...

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    Accessories • SD Memory Card SD memory cards are used to store images recorded by the camera. Canon brand memory cards are available in 128 MB and 512 MB capacities. • Interface Cable IFC-4OOPCU Use this cable to connect the camera to a computer, Compact Photo Printer (SELPHY series), or to a Bubble Jet printer*.

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    Direct Print Compatible Printers Canon offers the following separately sold printers for use with the camera. You can produce photo quality prints quickly and easily by connecting them to the camera with a single cable and operating the camera's controls.

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    Learning More...

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    • Front View Wrist Strap Mount (p. 11 ) Microphone (p. 22) ® AF-assist Beam (p. 51) Red-Eye Reduction Lamp (p. 75) (_ Self-Timer Lamp (p. 64) ® Viewfinder Window (p. 39) Flash (p. 62) Lens...

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    • Back View "o ® (_ LCD Monitor (pp. 46, 56) Viewfinder ® Terminal Cover (p. 11) (_ AN OUT (Audio/Video output) and DIGITAL Terminal (pp. 18, 27, 174) (_ Tripod Socket ® DC Coupler Terminal Cover (p. 200) (_ Memory Card Slot/Battery Cover (p. 9) Using Viewfinder The viewfinder...

  • Page 42: Indicators

    • Controls (_ Indicators (p. 42) Power Lamp ® Power Button (p. 12) (_ Shutter Sutton (p. 14) (_ Zoom Lever (pp. 58, 112) Shooting: [] (Wide Angle)/E43 (Telephoto) Playback: _r_ (Index)/Q. (Magnify) ® Mode Switch (pp. 14, 41) (_ Speaker (_ _,, (Print/Share) Button (pp.

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    I How Mode Switch Slide the switch to the mode you wish to use. "a Playback Mode Movie Mode Shooting Mode oJ,,. Shooting Mode [_: Auto (p. 14) r'_: Manual Mode (p. 74) [m m: stitch Assist (p.82) [_]: Digital Macro (p. 61) Portrait (p.

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    I Indicators The indicators on the back of the camera light or blink under the following conditions. • Upper Indicator Green: Ready to shoot (camera beeps twice)/Display Blinking Green: Time Lapse (movie) recording/Image recording/ reading/erasing/transferring (when connected to a computer/printer) Orange: Ready to shoot (flash on) Blinking...

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    Displaying Clock You can display the current date and time for a 5-second* interval using the following two methods. * Default setting Method 1 Hold the FUNC.ISET button down while turning on the power. Method 2 tn a shooting/playback mode, press the FUNC./SET button for more than one second.

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    Menus and Settings Settings for the shooting or playback modes or such camera settings as the print settings, date/time and sounds are set using the FUNC. menu or the Rec., Play, Print, Set up or My Camera menu. FUNC. Menu Button) This menu sets many of the common shooting functions.

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    Rec., Play, Print, Set up and My Camera Menus Button) Convenient settings for shooting, playback or printing can be set with these menus. Shooting Mode (Auto) Playback Mode You can switch between menus with the ÷ or -_ button. This example shows the Rec.

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    _ Information Displayed on the LCD Monitor Menus Shooting Mode battery charge will display. Recordable Shots (Stills) (p. 180) Remaining Time/Elapsed Time (Movies) Shutter Speed/Aperture Value, [ _AF Frame Setting Method Display Content Mode Switch, FUNC,/SET Button (FUNC. Menu) (_) Shooting Mode FUNC./SET Button (_ Exposure Compensation (_'J---FJ) FUNC.

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    [AF Lock (m) _/j& Button Time Zone (HomehNorld) (I;_) MENU Button (Set up Menu) Create Folder (rl_) MENU Button (Set up Menu) Image Stabilizer ([] [] m_l_) MENU Button (Rec. Menu) Exposure Shift Bar (Moviel_) Button About Battery Charge Indicators The following icon and message will display.

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    Playback Mode (Detailed) ._number/ Remaining battery charge will display. Total number of images Number information displayed Histogram Pixels (Still Images) Shooting Date/Time Movie Length (Movies) Setting Method Display Content _,,_ or MENU Button (Print Menu) (_ Print List MENU Button @ Auto Category/My Category (Shooting/Playback Menu) FUNC./SET Button...

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    display correctly. • Information for images shot on other cameras may not • Overexposure Warning In the following cases, overexposed portions of the image blink. - When reviewing an image right after shooting in the LCD _" monitor (Detailed) - When using the Detailed Display mode of the Playback mode 5"...

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    Shooting Mode Menu Item Page Shooting Mode pp. 14, 22, iSiili imagei ..[] [] [] []_][] []_1 [] ....41 ..I[]mmmDmmDmm (Movie) I _1_1_ FUNC. Menu Menu Item Page Exposure p. 95 mo°°m Compensation H'--H Long Shutter Mode p.

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    Menu Item Options Page/Topic Flash Sett ngs ] p 75 Red-Eye Lamp On*/Off Self-timer Delay: 0-10", 15, 20, 30 sec. p. 64 Shots: 1-3"-10 AF-assist Beam On*/Off p. 182 Review Off/2"-10 seconds/Hold You can set the length of time images display after being shot (p.

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    Play Menu Menu Item Page Menu Item Page Slide Show p. 129 My Colors p. 138 My Category p. 118 Sound Memo p. 142 Erase p. 149 Sound Recorder p. 144 Protect p. 145 Rotate p. 127 Red-Eye Correction p. 134 Transfer Order p.

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    Menu * Default setting Menu Item Options Page/Topic Mute On/Off* Set to [On] to silence all sounds*. • Except for when the memory card slotJbattery cover is opened during recording. Volume Off/1/2"/3/4/5 Adjusts the volume of the start- up sound, operation sound, serf- timer sound, shutter...

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    Me°o"em I O°"o.s I Page/Topic Power Saving Auto Power I On*lOft Down ..p. 163 Display Off 10 sec.t20 secJ 30 min.*/ 2 minJ3 min. Time Zone Home*/World p. 164 Date/Time p. 12 Clock Display 0-5"-10 see./ ). 43 20 sec.t30 sec./ minJ2 min./ 3 min.

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    [] when y ou print animage recorded inthe[] (Widescreen) mode atthe full p age s etting for w ide paper using a Canon SELPHY CP750/CP740/CP730/CP720/C CP510 Compact Photo Printer. Since this setting issaved even w hen 69 the power isturned off, e nsure that you return the setting to[Auto] to print other image sizes.

  • Page 58: Using The Lcd Monitor

    Using the LCD Monitor Switching Information Displays You can switch the LCD monitor information display each time you press the DISP. button. See Information Displayed on the L CD Monitor and Menus for details (p. 46). (The following are the screens that display when shooting in [] (Auto) mode.) •...

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    camera power is turned off. • The LCD monitor on or off setting is retained even after the • The LCD monitor is set to the information view in the ['_], M, I_, I_1, [] or Movie mode. • In _, I_, [], modes, the LCD monitor is always set to information view.

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    +°1 _[1_ E_3 Shooting with the Optical Zoom The zoom can be adjusted from 35 mm - 105 mm (focal length) in 35mm film equivalent terms. _ Using the Digital Zoom/Digital Tele- Converter _vr..P.m[;nu,,.-n,taleJm,t.mmlm_.._ )) p. 222 You can combine digital zoom with optical zoom when shooting. The available shooting characteristics and focal lengths (35mm film equivalent)

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    Safety Zoom Zone This camera is equipped with a Safety Zoom feature that shifts from optical zoom to digital zoom without pausing until image quality is lost at any given recording pixet setting. The [] icon will display at the maximum zoom setting before image quality is lost and you can advance the zoom further by pressing the zoom lever toward the E_ icon again.

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    Shooting with Digital Tele-Converter The digital tele-converter feature uses digital zoom to achieve the effects of a tele-converter (a lens used in telephoto shooting).

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    j_ Adjustthe_,a.gie Of_ie_..... with zoom lever _ shoot, on the LCD monitor. The image may appear coarse depending upon the selected _ ••[] and the zoom factor will appear recording pixels (the [] icon and the zoom factor appear in blue). Magnified Close-Up Shooting...

  • Page 64: Using The Flash

    Using the Flash _'_,_.P.m[+..,•_,to_o.u,t*mm_om_ )+)+ p. 222 ou are recommended to shoot with the camera attached t o a tripod or other device if the camera shake warning icon [] appears. +_,AShooting Close-Ups/Infinity Shots _vr..P.,.]_m,,.-_,m.].,Hm_.t,_m._ _+_p. 222 You can shoot close-ups or infinity shots. Use this mode to shoot close-ups of flowers or small items.

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    To Cancel the Macro Mode Press the _/Jl, button and use the ÷ or "l' button to select [] (Normal). • Use the LCD monitor to compose close-ups in Macro mode _" since the view through the viewfinder may not match the image taken.

  • Page 66: Using The Self-timer

    I® Using the Self-Timer _'_,_.P.m[+..m,t._..u,t,mm_.m_ )+)+ p. 222 You can set the time delay and the numbers of shots you wish to take in advance. 10 sec. Self-Timer: shoots 10 seconds after you press the shutter button. • 2 seconds before the shutter releases, the self-timer lamp and sound speed up.

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    Setting the Delay Time and Number of Shots ([J) occurs. f the [Shots] option is set to 2 or more shots, the following - The exposure and white balance are locked at the settings selected for the first shot. - If the flash is used, the interval between shots lengthens because the flash must charge.

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    Changing Recording Pixels (Still Images) Approximate Values Recording Pixels Recording Pixels Purpose* Printing to about A3-size (Large) 3648 x 2736 High 297 x420 mm (11.7 x •, 16.5 in.) Printing to about A4-size 210 x 297 mm (8.3 x 11.7 in.) (Medium 1) 2816 x 2112 Printing to about Letter-size...

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    Printing on wide size paper (you can check the composition at a 16:9 (Widescreen) 3648 x 2048 aspect ratio. Areas that will not be recorded appear on the LCD mon tor as a back border.) Approximate number of recording pixels. (M is short for megapixels.) * Paper sizes vary according to region.

  • Page 70: Setting The Image Stabilizer Function

    68 I I Setting the Image Stabilizer Function _'_,_.P4m[+..,,._,to_o.u,t*mm_om_ ))+ p. 222 The Image Stabilizer function allows you to minimize the camera shake effect (blurred images) when you shoot distant subjects that have been magnified or when you shoot in dark conditions without a flash. You can check the effect of the IS mode on image blur on the LCD monitor since the IS mode runs continually.

  • Page 71: Iis0] Adjusting The Iso Speed

    • Camera shake may not be fully corrected when shooting with slow shutte r speeds, such as with evening shots. Us e a tripod to shoot. • If camera shake is too strong, it may not be fully corrected. • Hold the camera horizontally while [Panning] (stabilization does not work when the camera is held vertically), •...

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    • The camera automatically applies noise reduction • You can set the tSO speed to [] (p. 73). processing when you shoot at a high ISO speed. • If the camera is set at [] or [], the ISO speed automatically set by the camera will be displayed when pressing the shutter button halfway or in playback...

  • Page 73: Various Shooting Methods

    _ Shooting in Modes for Special Conditions ,--vr.,,P.,.]m+.-_,m.,,,Hmm,m._ ) ) p. 2mm I When a shooting mode appropriate for the shooting conditions selected, the camera automatically adjusts settings for optimal < shooting. ---. 1. Set the mode switch to 0. 2.

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    Scene Mode ! _lJ Kids&Pets Allows you to capture subjects that move around, such as children and pets, without missing photo opportunities. Indoor Prevents camera shake and maintainsthe subject's true color when shooting under fluorescent or tungsten lighting. Sunset Allows you to shoot sunsets in vibrant colors. Foliage Shoots trees and leaves--such as new growth, autumn leaves or blossoms--in vivid colors.

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    [] Fireworks Captures fireworks inthe sky s harply and a toptimal exposure..............= qUa,iUm ........Selects the optimal ISO speed, white balance and _< color balance to capture fish and other items in an _" indoor aquarium. Underwater 5" Appropriate for shooting images with Waterproof Case WP-DC23 (sold separately).

  • Page 76: Shooting In Manual Mode

    (p. 166) is conducted immediately before shooting. vary according to the subject and shooting conditions. - This reflects standard shooting criteria established by Canon. Actual results may - Even if continuous shooting suddenly stops, the memory card may not be full.

  • Page 77: Setting The Flash

    The camera will continue to record successive images while . the shutter button is held down. shu!!erbu_on !s ..w!!l _ase when the re!ease ! ....To Cancel Continuous Shooting Follow Step 1 to display iI. memory of the camera fills. _"...

  • Page 79: P,m Movie Shooting

    Movie Shooting The following movie modes are available. The recording time will vary according to the capacity of the memory card you use (p. 210). Standard You can select the recording pixels and record until the memory card 5" is full .1. The digital zoom can be used while shooting in this mode (p.

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    • You are recommended to use a memory card that has been formatted in your camera to shoot movies (p. 166). The memory card supplied with the camera may be used without further formatting. • Be careful of the following while recording. 7 Do not touch the microphone (p.

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    Changing Recording Pixels/Frame Rates You can change the recording pixets when the movie mode is set to (Standard), [] (Color Accent) or [] (Color Swap). The frame rate can be set depending on the recording pixets. Select number recording pixels, 1.

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    Changing Shooting Interval (1_ Time Lapse) Select a shooting interval, 1. Press the @ button. 2. Use the ÷ or 41, button to select and the ÷ or + button to change the option. 3. Press the @ button. • The indicator will blink green while RecordableDuration the camera is recording.

  • Page 84: Shooting Panoramic Images (stitch Assist)

    Shooting Panoramic Images (Stitch Assist) _v_.P.m_t.1.texei.i..Rmlet._._ _ p. 222 Stitch Assist can be used to shoot overIapping images that can later be merged (stitched) to create one panoramic image on a computer. The ovedapping seams of several adjacent images can be joined into a single panoramic image.

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    7.Use the÷ or-I,button toselect [] 8. Press the @ button. • []: Left to right horizontally • []: Right to left horizontally Shoot first image in the sequence. • The exposure and white balance are set and locked with the first image. Shoot next image...

  • Page 86: Checking The Focus And Peoples' Expressions (focus Check)

    Checking Focus Peoples' Expressions (Focus Check) _v_.P.mmt.1.texmli..imlei.i_._ _ p. 222 You can zoom the display of the AF frame to check focus when shooting or right after taking a shot. Zooming AF Frame Shooting When [AF Frame] is set to [Face Detect] or [Center], the AF frame area can be zoomed to check focus while shooting.

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    - When [Face Detect] isselected, but n oface isdetected, Inthe following cases the focus point will n ot d isplay magnified: when t he face istoo large r elative tothe entire screen. - When the subject isout o ffocus. - When using t he digitat zoom. - When the LCD monitor isnot b eing u sed t odisptay the image.

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    °°1 To Cancel Checking the Focus Press the shutter button halfway. erase the image (p. 17). However, when the bottom right of • Pressing the _ button while the image is displayed will the image is enlarged, pressing the _ button will not delete the image.

  • Page 89: Switching Between Focusing Modes

    I Switching between Focusing Modes The AF frame indicates the area of the composition on which the camera focuses. The camera detects a face and sets the focus, < exposure .1 and white balance .2. In addition, camera meters the subject so that the face is Face correctly illuminated...

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    turned off. • [Face Detect] cannot be used when the LCD monitor is • The AF frame appears as follows when the shutter button is pressed halfway. - Green : In focus - Yellow : Focusing difficulty (AF frame set to [Center]) - No AF frame : Focusing Difficulty (AF frame set to [Face Detect] or [AiAF]) Face...

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    Changing Frame Size When the [AF Frame] is set to [Center], the AF frame can be resized to correspond to the subject. Select [Small] to constrict the focal frame to suit a small subject or to focus on a particular area of a subject.

  • Page 92: Selecting The Face To Focus On (face Select And Track)

    °01 _ Selecting Face Focus (Face Select and Track) _v_.P.m_t.1.texei.i..Rmlet._.._ _ p. 222 Once the focus is fixed to a subject's face, the frame can be set to follow the subject within a certain range. o use the Face Select and Trac k function , first configure the following settings.

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    3. Press the _N button again. • The camera exits Face Select mode, and the face frame _rr _) of the main subject will change ,_ white. The frame will continue to follow the subject within a certain range, Shoot. 1.

  • Page 94: Shooting Hard-to-focus Subjects (focus Lock, Af Lock)

    92 I hooting Hard-to-Focus Subjects (Focus Lock, AF Lock) _Vr..P.l,,]_:R.:.teXei.i..Rmlet._:+.._ _ p. 222 It may be difficult to focus on the following types of subjects. • Subjects with extremely low contrast to the surroundings • Scenes with a mixture of near and far subjects •...

  • Page 95: Locking The Exposure Setting (ae Lock)

    AF frame only. • The AF lock is convenient because you can let go of the shutter button to compose the image. Moreover, the AF lock is still effective after the picture is taken, allowing you to capture a second image with the same focus. 5"...

  • Page 96: Locking The Flash Exposure Setting (fe Lock)

    To Cancel the AE Lock Press the _ button. • You can use the FE lock when using the flash. • In Movie mode, AE lock can also be set/canceled (p. 77). ocking the Flash Exposure Setting (FE Lock) =vP..P.ml_t.llt=m.ii.imi=Iil=._ _ p.

  • Page 97: Adjusting The Exposure Compensation

    I Adjusting Exposure Compensation _'_,_.P4m[+..,,._,t._..u,t,mm_.m_ ))+ p. 222 Adjust the exposure compensation to a positive value to avoid making the subject too dark when it is backlit or shot against a bright background. Adjust the exposure compensation to a negative value to avoid making the subject too bright in night shots or when shot against a dark background.

  • Page 98: Switching Between Metering Modes

    I Switching between Metering Modes _'_,_.P.m[+..,,._,to_o.u,Hm_om_ )+)+ p. 222 Appropriate for standard shooting conditions, includingbacklit scenes. The camera divides images into several zones for metering. It evaluates complex lighting conditions, such as Evaluative the position of the subject, the brightness, the direct light, and the backlighting, and adjusts the settings to the correct exposure for the main subject.

  • Page 99: Setting The Shutter Speed (long Shutter Mode)

    etting the Shutter Speed (Long Shutter Mode) _v_.P.m_t.1.texei.i..Rmlet._._ _ p. 222 appearY°U canbrighter.Set the shutter speed to a slow setting to make dark subjects < • The brightness of the image appearing On the LCD monitor and the recorded image may cliffer. •...

  • Page 100: Adjusting The Tone (white Balance)

    °°1 at the desired brightness. • Use the LCD monitor to confirm that the image was recorded • Please note that camera shake becomes a factor at low shutter speeds. Shoot with the camera attached to a tripod. • Use of the flash may result in an over-exposed image.

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    setting. _ 1" Press the 0 butt°n- 2. Use the 41"or 4!, button to select [] and the ÷ or ._ button to change the option...._3. Press !he 0 bu!!on _" The white balance setting cannot be adjusted when [] or [] is selected for My Colors.

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    1001 and the exposure compensation setting to [+0] before • You are recommended to set the shooting mode to [] setting a custom white balance. The correct white balance may not be obtained when the exposure setting is incorrect (image appears completely black or white).

  • Page 103: Shooting In A My Colors Mode

    I Shooting in a My Colors Mode _vr..P.m[;nu,,.-n,t.leJm,t.mmlet,_.._ )+)+ p. 222 You can change the look of an image when shooting. My Colors Off Records normally with this setting. Emphasizes the contrast and color saturation to < Vivid record bold colors. Tones down the contrast and color saturation to Neutral record neutral hues.

  • Page 104

    1021 In mmmmmmmmmmw In [] (Setting the Custom Colors Mode)

  • Page 105: Changing Colors

    I Changing Colors _vr.,P.mmu.,.-n,taI.Jm,t.mml.t,_.._ )+)+ p. 222 You can shoot images with the original colors transformed. This can be performed on movies as well as still images, allowing you to enjoy photographing with image or movie effects. However, depending on the shooting conditions, the images may appear rough or you may not get the expected color.

  • Page 106

    1041 • You may not obtain the expected results if you use the flash. • The default color accent is green. • The specified color accent and color range is retained even if the camera's power is turned off.

  • Page 107

    Shooting in the Color Swap Mode < Original Color Desired Color (Before Swapping) (After Swapping)

  • Page 108

    f06i white. • The default setting for Color Swap mode changes green into • You may not obtain the expected results if you use the flash. • The colors specified in the Color Swap mode and the color range are retained even if the camera's power is turned off.

  • Page 109

    I107 Changing Save Method Original Image When shooting still images in the Color Accent or Color Swap mode, you can set whether or not to save the original image as well as the transformed one. Select [Save Original], 1. Press the _ button.

  • Page 110: Setting The Display Overlays

    10+1 I Setting the Display Overlays _'_,_.P.m[+..,,._,t._..u,t,mm_.m_ )+)+ p. 222 You can display vertical and horizontal grid lines, a 3:2 print area guide, or both on the LCD monitor while shooting to help check the position of your subject. Grid Lines Displays grid lines to divide the screen into 9 parts.

  • Page 111: Categorizing Images Automatically (auto Category)

    ategorizing Images Automatically (Auto Category) _s.,_,P.m[_t.._,texem+,,Rm_ez,[_._ )) p. 222 If you set Auto Category to [On], images are automatically sorted into preset categories as they are recorded. For images shot in [], or [] mode, or images with _< People faces detected when [AF Frame] is set to [Face Detect].

  • Page 112: B,,,v Registering Settings To The Print/share Button

    1101 N Registering Settings to the Print/Share Button _v_.P.m_t.1.tezei.=t.Rmzez._._ _ p. 222 You can register a function that you often use when shooting with the button. The following functions can be registered. Menu Item Page Menu Item Page Not Assigned [_ Digital Tele-Converter ).

  • Page 113

    Illl To Cancel the Shortcut Button Select [] in Step 2. Using Button _Pressthe button. [l_j, _] and I_.J: switches the settings each time the _,_, • button is pressed. < o [], and _'_J:displays the corresponding setup screen. I1_: records the white balance data each time the _.. button is pressed.

  • Page 114: Playback/erasing

    1121 Also refer to Viewing Still Images (p. 16). Viewing Magnified Images To Cancel the Magnified Display Press the zoom lever toward =-:. (You can also cancel it immediately by pressing the MENU button.) MOViO_amo s and indo x playback imagos cannot bO magnifie d+...

  • Page 115: Viewing Images In Sets Of Nine (index Playback)

    Viewing Images in Sets of Nine (Index Playback) To Cancel Index Playback Press the zoom lever toward 0,. Switching between Sets of Nine Images The jump bar will display if you press the zoom lever toward _ while in index playback and you can switch the display between sets of nine images.

  • Page 116: Checking The Focus And Peoples' Expressions (focus Check Display)

    1141 Checking Focus Peoples' Expressions (Focus Check Display) Focus Check display allows you to check the focus of images taken. Moreover, as you can change the display size and switch images, you can easily check facial expressions and whether a subject's eyes are closed.

  • Page 117

    Make changes. • Change the display size using the zoom lever. • Change the display position using the ,IF, 4,, 4- or 4, button. • If you move the position of the orange frame, pressing the FUNC./ SET button will return the orange "0 To Cancel the Focus Check Display Press the MENU button,...

  • Page 118: Jumping To Images

    1161 I _Jumping to Images When you have many images recorded onto a memory card, it is handy to use the search keys below to jump over images to find the object of your search. Jumps to the first image of each shooting Jump Shot Date date.

  • Page 119

    ,,< following circumstances. he Defined Playback mode will be canceled under the - Changing categories (while using My Category to define images) - When selecting images in a range - When displaying images not supported in defined playback - When newly saving images that have effects added or are edited - When images are deleted using [Erase] from the [] menu...

  • Page 120: Organizing Images By Category (my Category)

    1181 Organizing Images by Category Category) You can organize images into prepared categories. The following operations can be performed if the images are sorted into categories. • Image searches (p. 116) • Erase (p. 149) • Slide Show (p. 129) •...

  • Page 121

    [Select] 1. Use the ÷ or @ button to select images to categorize. 2. Use the ,1_or _1,button to select a _ 3. Press the @ button. . Pressing the FUNC./SET button again cancels the setting. category. . This also can be set in the Index Playback mode. Press the MENU button to complete the setting.

  • Page 122


  • Page 123: Trimming A Portion Of An Image

    Portion I Trimming an Image You can trim a required portion of a recorded image and save it as a new image file.

  • Page 124

    1221 • Movies i_'_ or F,_ images andimages recordedin cannot be trimmed. • You may not be ab! e to trim images recorded bY a d!ffemnt camera. • The aspect ratio for images which can be trimmed wi!! be fixed to 4:3 (or 3:4 if the image is vertically oriented). The recording pixels of a trimmed image wi!! be less than the image before trimming.

  • Page 125: Viewing Movies

    I Viewing Movies ..1. Use the 4, or _ button to select a movie. 2 Press the (_ button • Images with a _'_ icon are movies. ,< o" Play movie. Movie Control Panel 1. Use the 4" or .1, button to select rl. 2.

  • Page 126

    1241 Operating Movie Control Panel Use the ÷ or 'I, button to select a control and press the FUNC./SET button. Ends playback and returns to single image Exit playback. Print An icon will display when a printer is connected. See the Direct Print User Guide for details. Play Starts playback.

  • Page 127: Editing Movies

    While moving the cut point using the 4- or ,_ button, [] is displayed every 1 second (or every 15 seconds .1 or 30 seconds .2 in []), allowing you to cut the movie at the Movie EditingBar indicated point. "1 When the shooting interval...

  • Page 128

    1261 • To continue editing, repeat Step 2. • Selecting [] (Exit) cancels the edit and restores the movie control panel. 1. Use the 4" or 41,button to select r_. Press !h t Q bu!!on ..1. Use the ,1_, ,!,, ÷ or ,_ button to select [New File] or [Overwrite] [New File] saves the edited movie under a new file name.

  • Page 129: Rotating Images In The Display

    in the j Rotating Images Display be rotatedclockwise90° or 270° in the Images can display. Original 90 ° 270 ° _ 1. Press the O button- 2. In the [] menu, use the ÷ or 41, r_" button to select m. _ 3.

  • Page 130: Playback With Transition Effects

    1281 I Playback with Transition Effects You can select the transition effect displayed when switching between images. No transition effect. The displayed image darkens and the next image gradually brightens until it is displayed. Press the ÷ button to have the previous image display from the left and the "IP button to have the next mage d sp ay from the r ght.

  • Page 131: Automated Playback (slide Shows)

    j Automated Playback (Slide Shows) Automated playback of images on the memory card. Image settings for slide shows are based on the Digital Print Order Format (DPOF) standard. All Images Plays all images on a memory card in order. Date Plays images bearing a specified date in order.

  • Page 132

    1301 To Stop the Slide Show Press the MENU button. Transition Effects You can select the transition effect used when one image is replaced by another. No transition effect. The new image gradually brightens as it moves upward from the bottom.

  • Page 133

    Select a Date/Category/Folder Play Back (@/El/m) Select a playback method, 1. Use the ÷ or "I_ button to select F_Jor r_. 2. Press the _ button. Select images to play back, 1. Use the ÷ or _1, button to select a date/category/folder playback.

  • Page 134

    1321 Selecting Images Playback (511-_1) Select only the images that you wish to play back and save them as a slide show (Custom 1, 2 or 3). Up to 998 images can be selected. They will be played back in their order of selection. Select a playback method,...

  • Page 135

    Adjusting Play Time Repeat Settings Play Time Sets the duration that each image displays. Choose between 3-10 seconds, 15 seconds and 30 seconds. Displaying time can vary slightly depending on the image. Repeat Sets whether the slide show stops when all the slides have been Select [Set up].

  • Page 136: Red-eye Correction Function

    1341 I Red-Eye Correction Function You can correct red eyes in recorded images. Red eyes may not be automatically detected in some images or the results may not turn out as you intended. We recommend that you use [New File] to save corrected images.

  • Page 137

    Correct image. 1. Use the ,1_, ,I,, 4" or 4" button to select [Start]. 2. Press the _ button. Save_theimage:l, select use the[New, l_, File]4"' 4"or Or[overwrite]..............4" button to ..2. Press the _ button. __" • [New File]: Saved as new file with a new name.

  • Page 138

    1361 red-eye correction cannot be performed. • When there is not enough space left on the memory card, • Although you can apply red-eye correction any number of times to an image, the image quality will gradually deteriorate with each application. •...

  • Page 139

    To correctly perform red-eye correction, take note of the following (refer to the image in Step 2 on page 136): - Adjust the correction frame size so that it only surround s the red-eye portion to be corrected. -When there are several subjects with red-eye, be sure to add one correction frame per subject.

  • Page 140: Adding Effects With The My Colors Function

    1381 Adding Effects with the My Colors Function You can add effects to recorded images (stills only) using the My Colors function. The following selection of My Colors effects is available. For details, see p. 101. Vivid Lighter Skin Tone Neutral Darker Skin Tone Sepia...

  • Page 141

    Select a My Colors type. My Colors type. The displayed image will reflect the fUse the 4- or 4, button to select the My Colors effect. You can press the zoom lever toward CL to check the image at a higher magnification.

  • Page 142: Resizing Images

    1401 the My Colors effects cannot be added. • When there is not enough space left on the memory card, • Although My Colors effects can be added any number of times to an image, the image quality will gradually deteriorate with each application and the intended colors may not be achieved.

  • Page 143

    Movies and images shot in [] cannot be resized.

  • Page 144: Attaching Sound Memos To Images

    1421 Sound Memos j Attaching to Images you canattachsound to 1 to an Playback mode, memos (up min.) ima( e. The sound data is saved in the WAVE format. Select [Sound Memo]. 1. Press the _ button. 2. In the [] menu, use the 4, or 41, button to select [].

  • Page 145

    Sound Memo Panel Use the ÷ or "l, button to select an option and press the FUNC.ISET button. Exit Ends the operation. Record Starts recording. Pause Stops recording or playback, Play Plays back. Erases sound memos. (Select [Erase] and in the Erase confirmation screen press the FUNC.ISET button.) •...

  • Page 146: Sound-only Recording (sound Recorder)

    1441 I Sound-Only Recording (Sound Recorder) You can record a continuous sound memo for up to approximately hours without taking a picture. 3.2"Select1. button PresslnPress the thetherDIto [Sound select ___@_ menU,button.bUtt°nl_.use Recorder], the ÷ or 41, Sound recording, SamplingRate 1. Use the ÷ or ._ button to select [7. 2.

  • Page 147: Protecting Images

    Holding down the FMNC./SET button rewinds. The Rewind sound cannot be heard while rewinding. Holding down the FUNC.ISET button fast forwards. The Fast Forward sound cannot be heard while fast forwarding. Select [Erase] or [Erase all] in the confirmation screen Erase and press the FUNC./SET button.

  • Page 148

    1461 [Select] [Select Range] Select first image. 1. Press the _c_ button. 2. Use the ÷ or "l_ button to select the first image for the range to protect. 3. Press the _ button.

  • Page 149


  • Page 150

    1481 [Select by Date]/[Select by Category]/[Select Folder] Select images. 1. Use the ,I, or _1,button to select a date/category/folder to protect. 2. Press the O button. A ,/will appear on selected images. • Pressing the FUNC./SET button • again cancels the setting. •...

  • Page 151: Erasing Images

    I Erasing Images You can erase images from a memory card. Select Erase images after selecting them one at a time. For picking a first and last image and erasing all the Select Range images in the range. Select by Date Erases images corresponding to the selected date.

  • Page 152

    1501 [Select] Select image. 1. Use the ÷ or "l, button to select an image to erase. Pressing the FUNC./SET button Press the O button. again desetects the setting. This also can be set in the Index Playback mode. 3. Press the _;_ button.

  • Page 153


  • Page 154

    1521 [Select by Date]/[Select by Category]/[Select Folder] [All Images] Erase images. 1. Use the ÷ or ,_ button to select [OK]. 2. Press the @ button. • Selecting [Cancel] cancels the operation and returns to Step 2.

  • Page 155

    cancels the procedure. • Pressing the FUNC./SET button while erasing is in progress • Please format the memory card when you want to erase not only image data but also all the data contained on the memory card (p. 166). "13 ,,<...

  • Page 156: Print Settings/transfer Settings

    1541 j Setting the DPOF Print Settings You can select images on a memory card for printing and specify the number of print copies in advance using the camera. The settings used on the camera comply with the Digital Print Order Format (DPOF) standards.

  • Page 157

    J155 I1_ menu. 4. Use the 4, or 4, button to select .._1 3.2"1" usePressthethethem°de÷_or switch.t_button.buttontO r_l .to select ................[Print Settings]. S. Press the @ button, 1. Use the 4, or 4, button to select a menu item. _"...

  • Page 158

    1561 Select a Print Settings Method Configures print settings for single images as you Select Images & Qty. view them. For picking a first and last image and printing all Select Range the images in the range. Select by Date Configures print settings for images corresponding to the selected date.

  • Page 159

    [Select Images & Qty.] [Select Range] 1. Press the _ button.

  • Page 160

    158J 2. Use the 4- or .). button to select the first image in the print range. 3. Press the @ button. Select last image. 1. Use the ._ button to select [Last Image]. 2. Press the @ button. 3. Use the 4" or ,_ button to select the 4.

  • Page 161

    [Select by Date]/[Select by Category]/[Select Folder] Select images. 1. Use the ,_ or _1,button to select a date/category/folder to print. 2. Press the O button. A ,/will appear on selected images. • Pressing the FUNC./SET button • again cancels the setting. You can select multiple dates, •...

  • Page 162

    1601 [Clear All Selections] 1. Use the ÷ or + button to select [OK]. • Press the button. liese'ect the 'ma"es The screen will return to the selection method screen. Selecting [Cancel] cancels the operation. • A maximum of 998 images can be selected. •...

  • Page 163: Setting The Dpof Transfer Settings

    Settings I Setting the DPOF Transfer You can use the camera to specify settings for images before downloading to a computer. Refer to the Software Starter Guide for instructions on how to transfer images to your computer. The settings used on the camera comply with the DPOF standards. he _, icon may display for a memory card with transfer settings set by a different DPOF-compliant camera.

  • Page 164

    1621 [Order] [Mark all] • A maximum of 998 images can be selected. • Images are transferred in order according to the file number.

  • Page 165: Configuring The Camera

    Setting the Power Saving Function This camera is equipped with a power saving function, which can automatically turn off the power or LCD monitor. When [Auto Power Down] is set to [On], the camera power turns off in the following situations. Pressing the power button restores camera power.

  • Page 166: Setting The World Clock

    1641 The power saving function will not activate during a slide ShOW or while the camera is connected to a computer. I Setting World Clock When traveling abroad, you can record images with local dates and times simply by switching the time zone setting if you pre-register the destination time zones.

  • Page 167

    Switching to the Destination Time Zone...

  • Page 168: Formatting Memory Cards

    1661 selected, the Home date and time will also change f you change the date and time when the World option is automatically. i Formatting Memory Cards You should always format a new memory card or one from which you wish to erase all images and other data.

  • Page 169

    Accept setting. 1. Use the ÷ or 4. button to select [OK]. 2. Press the @ button. • To perform a low level format, use the ÷ button to select [Low Level Format] and the ÷ or .I_ button to add a check mark.

  • Page 170: Resetting The File Number

    1681 I Resetting File Number The images you shoot are automatically assigned file numbers. You can select how the file number is assigned. A number one higher than the last one recorded is assigned to the next image. This is convenient for managing all your images together on a computer because you avoid file Continuous name duplication when changing folders or memory cards.*...

  • Page 171

    File Folder Numbers Recorded images are assigned consecutive file numbers starting with 0001 and ranging up to 9999, while folders are assigned numbers starting with 100 and ranging up to 999. Up to 2000 images can be saved into a single folder. Memory Card Exchanged for New Folder Created Another...

  • Page 172: Creating An Image Destination (folder)

    1701 Creating an Image Destination (Folder) You can create a new folder at any time and the recorded images will be automatically saved to that folder. Create New Creates a new folder the next time you shoot images. To Folder create an additional folder, insert the check mark again.

  • Page 173

    Setting or Time for Automatic Folder Creation will automatically be created when you record more than 2000 Up to 2000 images can be saved into one folder. A new folder even if you are not creating new folders.

  • Page 174: Setting The Auto Rotate Function

    1721 I Setting Auto Rotate Function Your camera is equipped with an Intelligent Orientation sensor that detects the orientation of an image shot with the camera held vertically and automatically rotates it to the correct orientation when viewing it in the LCD monitor.

  • Page 175: Resetting Settings To Their Default Values

    _ Resetting Settings to Their Default Values Select [Reset All]. I::ii°:i ° er ::t:':n'°*'°c'' 3. Use the 41"or _1,button to select [Reset Ali]. _ 4. Press the @ button. Accept setting, _ 1. Use the 4. or "I) button to select i"...

  • Page 176: Connecting To A Tv

    1741 j Shooting/Playback Using a TV [_[_ You can use the supplied AV cable to shoot or playback images using a TV. accommodate different regional standards (p. 54). The • The video output signal can be switched (NTSC or PAL) to default setting varies between regions.

  • Page 177: Customizing The Camera (my Camera Settings)

    My Camera allows you tocustomize the start-up image and start-up, operation, self-timer and shutter sounds. You can change and register these s ettings, enabling you tocustomize the camera tosuit y our own tastes. _Changing My Camera Settings...

  • Page 178: Registering My Camera Settings

    1761 Camera j Registering Settings Images recorded onto the memory card and newly recorded sounds can be added as My Camera settings to the [] and [] menu items. You can also use the supplied software to upload your computer's images and sounds to the camera.

  • Page 179

    I177 [StartIup Sound]/[Operation Sound]/[Selftimer Sound]/ [Shutter Sound]: 11 Use the ÷ or ,_ button to select (Record). 2. Press the _ button. 3. After recording, use the ÷ or "I_button to select [] (Register). 4. Press the _ button. • Recording will automatically stop when the recording time elapses.

  • Page 180: Troubleshooting

    1781 • Camera (p. 178) • When the power is turned on (p. 179) • LCD monitor (p. 179) • Shooting (p. 181) • Shooting movies (p. 185) • Playback (p. 186) • Battery/Battery Charger (p. 187) • TV monitor output (p. 187) •...

  • Page 181

    The SD memory card's or ®When recording to, e rasing from or SDHC m emory card's write formatting the memory card, slide t he protect tab isset t o"Wdte write protect tab upward (p.198). protect". The built-in rechargeable ®Recharge the built-in battery lithium battery charge is immediately (p.13).

  • Page 182

    1801 The image in the LCD ® This is a normal occurrence monitor will darken in strong devices containing CCDs and does sunlight or bright light, not constitute a malfunction. This image will not be recorded when shooting still photos, but it will be recorded when shooting movies.

  • Page 183

    ®tfreformatting does n ot w ork, the memory card logic c ircuits may b e damaged. Consult the nearest Canon Customer Support Help D esk. SD memory card o rSDHC _ siide the write protect tab upward ..memory card iswrite (p.196).

  • Page 184

    1821 The camera moves when ® Confirm the procedures in the shutter button is "[] appears" (p. 160). pressed. AF-assist Beam is set to ® n dark places where it is difficult for [Off]. the camera to focus, the AF-assist Beam will emit to assist focusing.

  • Page 185

    Subject istoo close, making ® Shoot with the subject within t he the flash t oo strong, correct flash r ange w hen u sing t he built-in flash ( p. 2 05). The subject isoverexposed ® Set the exposure compensation because the surroundings n egative...

  • Page 186

    184[ Light is reflected back from ® Shoot with the [Red-Eye Lamp] in the the eyes when the flash is [Flash Settings] set to [On] (p. 75). used in dark areas. For this mode to be effective, the subject must be looking right at the red-eye reduction lamp.

  • Page 187

    The following types o f :: ® Although the recording time m ay not memory cards are used. display properly during shooting, -Slow recording memory movie will b erecorded correctly cards. the memory card. Recording time w ill - Memory cards formatted display properly ifyou format the onadifferent...

  • Page 188

    1861 You attempted to play back ® Computer images that cannot be images shot with another played back may play back if they are camera or images edited added to the camera using the with a computer, supplied software program ZoomBrowser EX or ImageBrowser.

  • Page 189

    Battery isnot b eing u sed t o ® See Battery Handling Precautions itsfull c apacity. (p.196). Battery iife exceeded _Repiace the battery with anew one battery loses i tscharge (p.9). quickly atnormal temperature (23 °C/73 °F). Battery life exceeded. ®Replace the battery with anew one (p.9).

  • Page 190: List Of Messages

    (p. 166). However, if this error message appears even when using the supplied memory card, contact your Canon Customer Support Help Desk as there may be a problem with the camera. Memory card is full of images and no more can be recorded or saved.

  • Page 191

    The filename could n ot b ecreated because there i sanimage with the same n ame asthe folder that the camera isattempting tocreate, orthe highest possible filenumber has a lready been r eached. Inthe Set u pmenu, set [ File Numbering] to[Auto R eset];...

  • Page 192

    1901 A sound memo cannot be added to this image since the data type of the existing sound memo is incorrect. In addition, sound cannot be played back. You attempted to register an image recorded in a different camera or a movie as a start-up image. You attempted to add effects using My Colors, perform red-eye correction, resize or trim movies or images recorded on another camera.

  • Page 193

    Aproblem exists ifthe error code reappears. Note t he number and contact your Canon Customer Support Help D esk. Ifan error code d isplays directly after taking a picture, the shot may n ot h ave b een r ecorded.

  • Page 194: Appendix

    1921 • Before using the camera, please ensure that you read the safety precautions described below. Always ensure that the camera is operated correctly. • The safety precautions noted on the following pages are intended to instruct you in the safe and correct operation of the camera and its accessories to prevent injuries or damage to yourself, other persons and equipment.

  • Page 195

    Please consult your camera distributor or the closest Canon Customer Support Help Desk. • Do not use organic solvents such as alcohol, benzine, or thinner to clean the equipment.

  • Page 196

    1941 • Disconnect the battery charger and compact power adapter from both the camera and the power outlet after recharging or when they are not in use to avoid fire and other hazards. • Do not place anything, such as tablecloths, carpets, bedding or cushions, on top of the battery charger while it is charging.

  • Page 197

    Equipment • Do not sit on a chair while stuffing your camera in the back pocket of your pants or skirt. Doing so may cause malfunction or damage the LCD monitor. • Be careful not to bang the camera or subject it to strong impacts or shocks when wearing or holding it by the strap.

  • Page 198: Handling Precautions

    1961 • Do not connect compact power adapters or battery chargers to devices such as electrical transformers for foreign travel because it may lead to malfunctions, excessive heat generation, fire, electric shock or injury. F'ash • Do not operate the flash with dirt, dust or other items stuck to the surface of the flash.

  • Page 199

    • At low temperatures, battery performance may be reduced and the remaining battery charge icon [] (blinks red) may appear earlier than usual. Under these conditions, revive the battery by warming it in a pocket immediately before use. • However, ensure that there are no metallic items in the pocket that could cause a short circuit, such as a key ring, etc.

  • Page 200

    • It takes approximately 1 hour 55 minutes to fully charge the battery from a depleted state (based on Canon's testing standards). • Charging it within a temperature range of 5 - 40 °C (41 - 104 °F) is recommended.

  • Page 201

    • When the camera is malfunctioning, a corrupted memory card might be the cause. Reformatting the memory card may solve the problem. • When a non-Canon brand memory card is malfunctioning, reformatting it may solve the problem. • Memory cards formatted in other cameras, computers, or >...

  • Page 202: Using An Ac Adapter Kit (sold Separately)

    2o01 I Using Adapter (Sold Separately) It is best to power the camera with AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC40 (sold separately) when you are using it for long periods of time or connecting it to a computer. Turn the camera Power o ff before connecting or disconnecting the AC adapter.

  • Page 203: Using An Externally Mounted Flash (sold Separately)

    J201 sing an Externally Mounted Flash (Sold Separately) High-Power Flash HF-DC1 This flash is used to supplement the camera's built-in flash when the subject is too far away for proper illumination. Use the following procedures to affix the camera and High-Power Flash to the supporting bracket.

  • Page 204

    2021 lithium battery (CR123A or DL123) is installed. • Before attaching the bracket to the flash, check that the • To illuminate the subjects properly, install the flash so that it is up against the side of the camera and parallel with the camera's front panel.

  • Page 205: Camera Care And Maintenance

    Never use organic solvents on the camera body or lens. If dirt remains, contact the closest Canon Customer Support Help Desk as listed on the customer support list supplied with your camera.

  • Page 206: Specifications

    2041 j Specifications All data is based on Carton's standard testing methods. Subject to change without notice. PowerShot 8D770 IS DIGITAL ELPH/DIGITAL IXUS 85 IS (W): Max. wide angle (T): Max. telephoto Camera Effective Pixels : Approx. 10.0 million Image Sensor : 1/2.3-inch type CCD (Total number of pixels: Approx.

  • Page 207

    Metering System : Evaluative*l/Center-weighted average/Spot "1 Facial brightness is also evaluated in Face Detect *2 Fixed to center Exposure Compensation : +2 stops in 1/3-stop increments ISO speed : Auto .I, High ISO Auto .2, ISO 80/100/200/400/ 800/1600/3200 (Standard Output Sensitivity, Recommended "1 Camera automatically sets the optimal speed Exposure Index)

  • Page 208

    2061 Data Type : Still images: Exif 2.2 (JPEG)* : Movies: AVI (image data: Motion JPEG; Audio data: WAVE (monaural)) : Sound Memo and Sound Recorder: WAVE (monaural) * This digital camera supports Exif 2.2 (also called "Exif Print"). Exif Print is a standard for enhancing the communication between digital cameras and printers.

  • Page 209

    1 min.), Sound Recorder (up to 2 hours sound-only recording/playback possible), Protect Direct Print : PictBridge compliant, and Canon Direct Print and Bubble Jet Direct compatible My Camera Settings : Start-up image, start-up sound, operation sound, self-timer sound, and shutter sound.

  • Page 210

    Power is left off for a sufficient amount of time*, then the power is turned back on and the testing procedure is repeated. • A Canon-brand memory card is used. * Until the battery returns...

  • Page 211

    • Capable of smooth continuous shooting (p 74) when the memory card has been formatted with a low level format • This reflects standard shooting criteria established by Canon Actual results may vary according to the subject and shooting conditions...

  • Page 212

    2101 Movie Memory card included with the camera Recording Pixels/ 32MB SDC- SDC- Frame Rate 128M 512MSH 640 x 480 pixels 14 sec. 1 min. 3min. 30 frames/sec. 1 sec. 57 sec. Standard 640 x 480 pixels 1 min. 7 min. 27 sec.

  • Page 213

    Image Data Sizes (Estimated) Compression Recording Pixels 3648 x 2736 pixels 4332 KB 2565 KB 1226 KB 2816 x 2112 pixeis 2720 KB 1620 KB 780 KB 2272 x 1764 pixeis 2002 KB 1116 KB 556 KB 1600 x 1200 pixels 1002 KB 558 KB 278 KB...

  • Page 214

    2121 SD Memory Card Interface Compatible with SD memory card standards Dimensions 32.0 x 24.0 x 2.1 mm (1.26 x 9.94 x 9.98 in.) Weight Approx. 2 g (9.97 oz.) MultiMediaCard Interface Compatible with MultiMediaCard standards Dimensions 32.0 x 24.0 x 1.4 mm (1.26 x 0.94 x 0.06 in.) Weight Approx.

  • Page 215

    Battery Charger CB-2LY/CB-2LYE Rated Input 100 - 240 V AC (50/60 Hz) 0.085 A (100 V) - 0.05 A (240 V) Rated Output 4.2 V DC, 700 mA Charging Time Approx. 1 hour 55 minutes Operating 0- 40 °C (32- 104 °F) Temperatures Dimensions...

  • Page 216: Index

    2141 Numerics Direct Transfer ......29 Downloading Images to a Computer 3:2 Guide ........ 108 ........... DPOF Print Settings ....154 DPOF Transfer Order ..... 161 AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC40 ..200 AE Lock ........93 AF Frame ........87 Erasing ......

  • Page 217

    My Camera Settings ....175 My CoLors ....... 101,138 Jump (Image Search) ..... 116 Optical Zoom ......58 Language ........13 LCD Monitor Night Display ......57 Playback ........16 Playback Information .... 48 Power Saving ......163 Quick-bright LCD ....57 _,_, PrintJShare Button ...40, 110 Shooting Information .....

  • Page 218

    2161 Indoor ........ 72 ISO3200 ......73 Kids&Pets ......72 Snow ......... 72 Sunset ....... 72 Underwater ....... 73 Stitch Assist ......82 Shutter Button ......40 Fully ........15 Halfway ......... 14 Slide Show ......129 Slow Synchro ......75 Sound Memo ......

  • Page 219

    Canon U.S.A., Inc. One Canon Plaza, Lake Success, NY 11042, U.S.A. Tel No. (516) 328-5600 Canadian Radio Interference Regulations This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003.

  • Page 220

    2201 Battery Charger CB-2LY This product is not intended to be serviced. Should the product cease to function in its intended manner, it should be returned to the manufacturer or be discarded. This power unit is intended to be correctly orientated in a vertical or floor mount position.

  • Page 221

    United States and/or other countries. • Macintosh, the Mac logo, QuickTime and the QuickTime logo are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. • The SDHC logo is a trademark. Copyright © Canon Inc. 2008 All rights reserved.

  • Page 222

    2221 Function _i_enS"_i!i!_i_i_i_!ii!ii!_i!ii!_i!ii!_i!ii!_i!ii!_i!ii!_i!ii!_i!ii!_i!ii!_i!ii!_i!ii!_i!ii!_i! iii_ii iiii_ii_!i_!i_i!i_!i_!i_!i_! jili_ii i_i_Lii_i!!i!iili!ii_iiili!ii Long Shutter Mode (p. 97) ................... : 8o0 White Balance Auto*l (p. 98) Other than Auto ;o!; [ My C_thrs (p. 101) _Nu_NI N: i N (p[N_}}} } }} Recording Pixels, Compression (Still Images) 0 *30...

  • Page 223

    Functions Available inEach Shooting Mode 1223 Some functions may not be available, depending on the shooting mode. Check the functions available for each shooting mode in the table below. .,,., Reference D []i_ i_ [] [] B []ll D [] m [] [] [] I_1_ Poges :o_o0 p.

  • Page 224: Functions Available In Each Shooting Mode

    2241 Functions Available in Each Shooting Mode Function Face Detect AF Frame (p. 87) AiAF (9 point) Center AFFra _;_lze ....AF-Point Zoom (p. 84) Red-Eye Con'. Flash Settings Red-Eye Lamp (p. 75) Slow Synchro 0 *7 AF-assist Beam (p. 51) Review Info (p.

  • Page 225

    1225 Functions Available in Each Shooting Mode Reference Poges N N _] N _ m H _ m D m I_1_ N _ I_1_ p. 87 p. 84 p. 75 0 .8 p. 51 p. 51 o, :o _. 108 p.

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