Taking Photographs During Recording Taking Photographs During Recording
Press the shutter button to take a photograph during recording.
RThe photo is saved separately from the movie and does not appear as part of the movie.
QPhotos can not be taken while a high-speed movie is being recorded.
QThe number of photos that can be taken is limited.
RZoom can be adjusted while recording is in progress. The type of zoom can be
selected using the p MOVIE ZOOM TYPE option in the setup menu (P 96).
RIf the subject is poorly lit, the AF-assist lamp may light to assist the focus operation.
To turn the AF-assist lamp off , select OFF for C AF ILLUMINATOR (P 96).
RFocus, exposure and white balance are adjusted automatically throughout
recording (the focus mode can be selected using the F MOVIE AF MODE option
in the shooting menu; P 78). The color and brightness of the image may vary from
that displayed before recording begins.
RSounds made by the camera may be recorded.
QDo not open the battery-chamber cover during shooting or saving a movie on a
memory card. Failure to observe this precaution could prevent the movie from
being played back.
QVertical or horizontal streaks may appear in movies containing very bright subjects.
This is normal and does not indicate a malfunction.
QThe temperature of the camera may rise if it is used to record movies for an extended
period or if the ambient temperature is high. This is normal and does not indicate
QThe mode selected may vary with shooting conditions.