Camera Q & A
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QuestionQuestion Key phraseKey phrase See pageSee page
How can I avoid blurred pictures? Dual IS mode 17
How can I make good portraits? Intelligent Face Detection 31
Can the camera automatically adjust settings for different scenes? M mode 15
Can I choose my own settings for different scenes? Scene position 21
How can I be sure my subject is smiling when I take a photograph? Smile detection 22
How can I be sure that nobody blinked when the photo was taken? Blink detection 32
Can I prioritize to focus the specified person’s face? Face Recognition 82
How do I shoot close-ups? Macro mode (close-ups) 35
How do I keep the flash from firing?
Flash mode 36How do I stop my subjects’ eyes glowing red when I use the flash?
How do I “fill-in” shadows on back-lit subjects?
How do I take a series of pictures in a single burst? Continuous Shooting mode 40
How do I take a group portrait that includes the photographer? Self-timer mode 38
How do I shoot a panorama? Motion panorama 24
Can I choose shutter speed and aperture? P, S, A, and M modes 26
Can I save and recall camera settings? C mode 30
How do I adjust exposure? Exposure compensation 44
How do I keep a moving subject in focus? Tracking 82
How do I shoot movies? Recording movies 57
How do I frame pictures in the viewfinder? EVF/LCD button 5