This review is sponsored by Nasarel. As described in the basic recording operation p. Multi-segment— uses 300 segments to measure luminance and color. Flash control is changed in the basic section of the recording-modemenu p. By decreasing the flash output with a negative Ev setting, the shadows will receive less light than with normal fill-flashand be harder, but will bring out subtle details in the shadows that would not appear without the flash. Continuing upward, we find the built-in flash.
Pressing the central button of the controller will pause the presentation. Press the shut 1 ter-releasebutton partway down 1 to lock the exposure and focus for the series. Sunset — When the sun is above the horizon, do not point the camera toward the sun for prolonged periods of time. A damaged cord may cause damage or injury through fire or electric shock. This allows multiple folders to be created to store images by category, place, or date, but the image file numbers will be in the order in which they were shot. When mounted correctly, the large petals of the lens hood should be to the top and bottom.
To ensure the optimum level of contrast or color saturation, make an automatic bracket p. As images are deleted in the camera, the frame counter will adjust itself to show the number of images on the card and reassign the frame numbers accordingly. This may be helpful in tracking moving subjects, but doesn't reduce shutter lag with stationary subjects. Focus lock may also be used when a special focusing situation prevents the camera from focusing on the subject. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account.
To unlock an image, highlight it with the yellow border and press the down key; the key icon will disappear. Press the shutter-releasebutton all the way down and release to start recording 2. Always confirm the focus with the focus signals before beginning the countdown p. During the countdown, the self-timerlamp on the front of the camera will start to blink and is accompanied by an audio signal. A diopter correction knob on the side of the Switch Finder will focus what you're looking at. Slow shutter speeds can be used to show the flow of motion such as water cascading over a waterfall.
It may be necessary to purchase a new card periodically. Right click on the My-computer icon. The monitor icon will change from white to red when battery power is low. The self-timer is set in section 1 of the recording menus p. While camera performance is optimized for each shooting condition, some changes can be made to camera settings with subject programs. Press the shutter-releasebutton to begin the series. Because the shutter speeds can be adjusted in fine steps, the same shutter speed maybe displayed when the aperture is changed.
If color saturation is set to any other value than zero, the icon will remain on the displays as a warning. This is not near enough for closeups of small objects, but the macro setting fills the gap by allowing focusing from 3. If the unable-to-use-cardmessage appears, the card is not compatible with the camera and should not be formatted. The delete option has three settings: This frame — The image displayed or highlighted in playback mode will be deleted. The number of images that can be captured at one time depends on the image-qualityand image-sizesetting. The live image reflects the selected color mode. The list below indicates which functions can be used, which are fixed, and which are disabled in movie mode.
Open the battery-chamberdoor by moving the battery-chamberlock to the open position. Night Movie mode uses slower shutter speeds to cope with dim lighting conditions, but as a result will produce blurred images of quickly moving objects. As always, don't let me decide if the Z10's photo quality is satisfactory. The macro icon is displayed in the lower right corner of the monitors. Blinking low battery warning — displayed on the data panel with no other icons. The items on the mode dial include: Option Function Automatic mode Point-and-shoot mode, many menu options are locked Movie mode More on this later Program mode Still automatic but with full menu access Aperture Priority mode You pick the aperture, the camera picks the appropriate shutter speed.