Doing more with your camera
Using exposure compensation to adjust brightness
In Auto or SCN, you can adjust exposure compensation to make your pictures darker
or lighter. Press
to increase exposure compensation, and
The exposure compensation level is shown on the LCD
and the LCD gets
brighter or dimmer.
Using the self-timer
To cancel the Self-timer before the picture is taken, press the Self-timer button. (The
Self-timer setting remains active.)
Use the same procedure to take a video, but:
Turn the Mode dial to Video
Press the Shutter button completely down.
NOTE: The video stops when no storage space remains. Only the 2- and 10-second options are available in
Place camera on a tripod or flat surface.
Compose the scene.
Press the Shutter button halfway,
then completely down.
• Once for a 10-second delay (so you have time to get into the scene)
• Again for a 2-second delay (for a steady, auto-shutter release on a tripod)
• Again for 2-shot (one picture taken after 10 seconds and another picture taken
In any Still mode, press
8 seconds later)