8-2 Saving and Loading
You can save various settings for shooting a particular
scene as a scene file. Loading the scene file, you can
quickly recreate setup conditions suitable for the scene.
You can save up to five scene files in the camcorder
memory and up to 100 scene files in a "Memory Stick".
You can also load data from the "Memory Stick" into the
Data that can be saved in a scene file
You can save the following data in a scene file:
• Values adjusted using the PAINT menu
For details of the PAINT menu, refer to the Maintenance
• Shutter speed settings made in the standard mode and
• The white balance data included in a scene file depends
on the SCENE WHITE DATA setting on the
REFERENCE page of the FILE menu.
For details, see "White balance setting data to be saved
in the scene file" on page 153.
8-2-1 Saving a Scene File
Proceed as follows to save a scene file in the camcorder
memory or the "Memory Stick".
To save a scene file in the "Memory Stick", insert the
"Memory Stick" before starting the operation.
In the TOP menu, select the FILE menu.
Turn the MENU knob until the SCENE FILE page
appears, then press the MENU knob to select the page.
Alternatively, select "SCENE FILE" on the
CONTENTS page to display the SCENE FILE page.
04 SCENE FILE
If you want to set a file ID for the data to be saved
Set the file ID before going to step 3.
8-2 Saving and Loading Scene Files
For details on setting the file ID, see "Setting the file
ID" on page 154.
Turn the MENU knob to move the b mark to "SCENE
STORE", and press the MENU knob.
F04 SCENE FILE
The SCENE STORE page appears.
?P00 SCENE STORE
Select the desired file number.
When no "Memory Stick" has been inserted
Turn the MENU knob to move the b mark to the
desired file number, and press the MENU knob.
When the save is completed, the SCENE FILE page
When you select a file number where data has
already been saved
The message "OVERWRITE OK? YES b NO"
appears. In this case, the b mark is placed on the left
• To stop overwriting, press the MENU knob.
• To overwrite, move the b mark to "YES" and press
the MENU knob.
When a "Memory Stick" has been inserted
You can use up to 20 pages, from P01 to P20, to save
scene files in the "Memory Stick". Each page can hold
up to 5 files.
1 Turn the MENU knob until the page which
contains the desired file number appears, then press
the MENU knob.