The Mode DialThe Mode Dial
To select a shooting mode, align the mode icon with the mark next to the
N (MOTION PANORAMA): Create sweep-
ing panoramas (pg. 27).
P, S, A, M (pg. 29): Select for full control
over camera settings, including aperture
(M and A) and/or shutter speed (M and S).
B (AUTO): A simple “point-and-shoot”
mode recommended for rst-time users
of digital cameras (pg. 21).
SP1, SP2 (SCENE POSITION): Choose a scene
suited to the subject or shooting con-
ditions and let the camera do the rest
M (SCENE RECOGNITION): A “point-and-
shoot” mode in which the camera auto-
matically adjust settings to suit the scene
C (CUSTOM): Recall stored settings for P, S,
A, and M modes (pg. 33).
Adv. (ADVANCED): Sophisticated techniques
made easy (pg. 21).