The Mode DialThe Mode Dial
To select a shooting mode, align the mode icon with the mark next to the
P, S, A, M: Select for full control over cam-
era settings, including aperture (M and A)
and/or shutter speed (M and S) (pg. 26).
C (CUSTOM): Recall stored settings for
modes P, S, A, and M (pg. 30).
F (MOVIE): Record movies with sound
N (MOTION PANORAMA): Take a series of
photographs and combine them to form
a panorama (pg. 24).
B (AUTO): A simple “point-and-shoot”
mode recommended for first-time users
of digital cameras (pg. 21).
SP (SCENE POSITION): Choose a scene suit-
ed to the subject or shooting conditions
and let the camera do the rest (pg. 21).
M (SCENE RECOGNITION): A “point-
and-shoot” mode in which the camera
automatically adjusts settings to suit the
scene (pg. 15).