And when the fixed optics on the smaller camera come from a company with the heritage of Canon, you're not likely to be disappointed. You will need to attach a power source to the camera see p. Unauthorized substitutions may result in fire, electric shock or other hazards. And once you know your way around, the camera isn't difficult to use. In some cases, you will get better results by setting the white balance yourself, or using one of the two preset modes: T Indoor Mode. Information Center toll-free at 1-800-828-4040 U. You will be directed to the nearest service facility for your Equipment.
We assure that every transaction you make with us is 100% secure. If you are videotaping high-contrast or exceptionally bright objects, you'll note diagonal lines moving across the highlights. The date also appears during date search. Although slight variations are unavoidable, colors will appear natural in virtually every situation. Horizontal stripes Without much contrast e. The Fluorite lens precisely controls components of light, providing an excellent balance of these three critical ingredients of picture quality.
Find a point on your recorded cassette slightly before the section you want to copy. Consult your dealer or service outlet if problems persist. You do not need to turn the camera on for charging to take place. The wireless controller and the camera have to be set to the same mode in order to be compatible. Remaining time indicator Tells you how many minutes of power remain in the battery pack. The Good Excellent image quality and color fidelity; 20X optical zoom; two-channel audio control; 1. Make sure that you have attached a power source.
Please retain this warranty card and your Bill of Sale as a permanent record of your purchase. Direction Accurate Microphone This camcorder's built-in microphone incorporates two pairs of pick-up elements each for left and right. With practice, you will be able to operate the controls by touch, without taking your eye off the action. This is a camcorder with a great deal of control to offer, but how to exercise that control isn't always apparent at first. Except for the fade trigger, all digital effects can be used for both still photos and video, and sound is recorded normally.
For a more interesting picture, try to position your subject so it is slightly to one side. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state. Contact your Canon dealer for information about plug adapters for overseas use. These uses are covered only by such specific warranty as Canon may issue with such sales. There are, for example, three separate displays for the two channels of audio controls so that you can't help keeping tabs on your levels.
Due to our large sales volume, we are able to pass our quantity buying prices on to you. When replacement or repair of any product including power supply is required, please return it to the nearest authorized Canon Service Center and have it repaired or replaced with the same number product or equivalent. In case you want even more chronological option, you can look at via the Glossary page. The tally lamp lights up to let you know that the camera is in range and responding to your commands. However, its flashing may be reflected into the lens during close-up recording, or when recording through glass. Press and hold to play back continuous frame advance.
Our natural resistance to change makes us want to criticize this more strongly, but we have to admit that we got used to the new buttons very quickly. When returning Equipment under this warranty, you must pre-pay the shipping charges, and you must enclose the Bill of Sale or other proof of purchase with a complete explanation of the problem. This will give you twice the recording time of just one battery. Condensation may become a problem: When you take the camera from a cold place to a warm room When the camera is left in a humid room Protecting the camera from condensation. Use when recording or dubbing audio. Replacement Parts — When replacement parts are required, be sure the service technician has used replacement parts that are specified by Canon or that have the same characteristics as the original part.
So having a way to find a particular image is a necessity. You can take a still picture at any time during regular video recording, or you can put the camcorder into record pause mode first, then take a still picture. It was in these picture quality tests that we really appreciated the manual picture Sharpness control. If necessary support the camera with your left hand. This process achieves outstanding detail with highly accurate color reproduction, suitable for the demands of the high-end production field - wide dynamic range, low color noise, natural color resolution and low aliasing. The camera's Clear Scan setting allows you to synchronize your camera's shutter speed with the scan rate of a computer or other monitor, thereby avoiding the rolling horizontal lines that otherwise mar shots including monitors. The Bad Too many controls per button; onboard microphone is omnidirectional; mediocre battery life with included cell.
The custom buttons allow one-touch activation of preprogrammed camera settings. This warranty does not cover units sold to rental firms, military operations, hotels, schools, hospitals or for other commercial, industrial, or institutional applications. Unlike electronic image stabilizers, it causes no loss of picture quality. The camcorder does not record or playback the sound. The green component of a video signal contains 60% of the picture detail, and the red and blue components comprise only 40%. You can also be assured that your name and confidential information will never be distributed, sold, or rented.
For repairs after the warranty period is over, you will be given an estimate of the cost of repair and an opportunity to approve or disapprove of the repair expense before it is incurred. Avoid sudden changes in temperature. Power Save This feature allows you to turn the recorder section off, leaving the camera section turned on, so you can adjust the camera section without worrying about the automatic shut-off 5-minute timer. Both zoom motor and tape transport were quiet, so as not to contaminate the sound track. The professional L-Series lenses utilize Fluorite, a material which provides outstanding resolution, contrast and color reproduction, especially in lightweight, high-magnification lenses. The Major Overhaul is usually performed when tape running time meter reaches 1500 hours — 2000 hours as called out in the Preventive Maintenance section of the technical manual for the specific model. You can also obtain genuine accessories for your Canon camcorder by calling 1-800-828-4040, Canon U.