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This video covers:-

  • Selecting an appropriate mode
  • Turning on Live View
  • How to adjust the the different settings
  • Changing the individual Shoot by Ambience settings
  • Changing the mode resets the Shoot by Ambience settings

Video length: 4min 22sec

This video covers:-

  • Setting an appropriate mode
  • Activating Live View
  • Changing the different settings
  • These settings are reset when the mode is changed

Video length: 2min 40sec

This video covers:-

  • About the mode dial
  • Automatic settings
  • Creative settings

Video length: 4min 33sec

This video covers:-

  • What are creative filters
  • When is the effect applied
  • How to set it
  • The options available
  • About the effects - Grainy black and white
  • About the effects - Soft focus
  • About the effects - Fish eye effect
  • About the effects - Art bold effect
  • About the effects - Water painting effect
  • About the effects - Toy camera effect
  • About the effects - Miniature effect

Video length: 12min 26sec

This video covers:-

  • About the night portrait mode
  • What is a night portrait image
  • Other uses of this mode
  • External flash will give more power
  • How does night portrait mode work
  • What lenses work best
  • What is night portrait mode doing

Video length: 9min 38sec

This video covers:-

  • About the landscape mode
  • What is a landscape
  • Other subjects for landscape mode
  • Flash is disabled in landscape mode
  • Ideal for moody and sunset shots
  • What lenses work best
  • What is landscape mode doing
  • Overrides on the more recent models
  • When not to use landscape mode
  • Video length: 12min 41sec

This video covers:-

  • About the portrait mode
  • What is a portrait
  • What lenses work best
  • What if wide angle lenses are used
  • What is portrait mode doing
  • Overrides
  • Overrides on more recent models
  • Why force the flash on
  • When not to use portrait mode

Video length: 14min 28sec

This video covers:-

  • About the handheld night scene mode
  • What is a handheld night scene image
  • Other uses of handheld night scene mode
  • How does handheld night scene mode work
  • Other subjects for handheld night scene mode
  • What lenses work best
  • What is handheld night scene mode doing
  • When not to use handheld night scene mode

Video length: 12min 29sec

This video covers:-

  • About the close up mode
  • What is a close up image
  • Other subjects for close up mode
  • What lenses work best
  • Getting the best from your lenses
  • What is close up mode doing
  • Overrides on more recent models
  • When not to use close up mode

Video length: 12min 38sec

This video covers:-

  • About the sports mode
  • What is a sports image
  • Other subjects for sports mode
  • What lenses work best
  • What is sports mode doing
  • Overrides on more recent models
  • When not to use sports mode

Video length: 10min 48sec

This video covers:-

  • How to set the SCN and PIC modes
  • Settings that can be overridden

Video length: 5min 57sec

This video covers:-

  • Adjusting the viewfinder
  • What's displayed
  • Special displays

Video length: 7min 42sec

This video covers:-

  • Full auto mode and Auto plus mode
  • What's set
  • What can you change

Video length: 6min 48sec

This video covers:-

  • When to use it
  • What's being set
  • What can be changed

Video length: 3min 57sec

This video covers:-

  • Why have these options
  • How do you set the options
  • Vivid
  • Soft
  • Warm
  • Intense
  • Cool
  • Brighter
  • Darker
  • Monochrome
  • Resetting the options

Video length: 8min 2sec

This video covers:-

  • What can you change
  • How do you set it
  • Default
  • Daylight
  • Shade
  • Cloudy
  • Fluorescent

Video length: 6min 10sec

This video covers:-

  • Setting the HDR backlight mode
  • Taking the pictures in HDR mode
  • What will not work in the HDR backlight mode
  • When to use the HDR backlight mode

Video length: 6min 33sec

This video covers:-

  • About release shutter without card
  • Why change this
  • Options
  • Best setting
  • How the camera resets affect this

Video length: 6min 20sec