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A memory card is not included. If there is a problem with the camera while abroad, please return it to the country of sale before proceeding with a warranty claim to a Canon Customer Support Help Desk. For Canon Customer Support contacts, please see the customer sf1200 list supplied with your camera.
What Do You Want to Do? Table of Contents Chapters 1 — 3 explain the basic operations and frequently used functions of this camera. Chapters 4 onward explain the advanced functions, letting you learn more as you read each chapter. Checking the Package Contents Adjusting the White Balance Always ix that the camera is operated correctly. If the battery charger becomes wet, unplug it from the outlet and consult your camera distributor or the closest Canon Customer Support Help Desk.
This could result in electrical shock, fire or other damage. Doing so may cause malfunctions or damage the image sensor CCD.
This chapter explains preparations before shooting, how to shoot in A mode, and then how to view, erase and print the images you take.
The latter part of this chapter explains how to shoot and view movies and transfer images to a lowershot. Charging the Battery Use the included charger to charge the battery. To protect the battery and prolong its life, do cnaon charge it for longer than 24 hours continuously.
This is a normal characteristic of the battery and does not indicate a problem. However, if the battery bulges to the point where it will no longer fit into the camera, please contact a Canon Customer Support Help Oowershot. Inserting the Battery and Memory Card Insert the included battery and a memory card into the camera. Since the dates and times recorded into your images are based on these settings, be sure to set them.
You can also change the display language by pressing the n button, selecting the 3 tab, and selecting the [Language] menu item.
Set the playback mode. Press the 1 button.
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Formatting Memory Cards Before you use a new memory card or one that has been used in other devices, you should format the card with this camera. Formatting initializing a memory card erases all data on the memory card.
As you cannot retrieve the erased data, exercise adequate caution before formatting the memory card. Pressing the Shutter Button The shutter button has two stops. To take images that are in focus, be sure to first press the sd100 button lightly halfway to focus, then take the shot. If you just press the shutter button fully without pausing halfway, the image may not be in focus. A Taking Pictures Since the camera can determine the subject and shooting conditions, you can let it automatically select the best settings for the scene and just shoot.
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The camera can also detect and focus on faces, setting the color and brightness to optimal levels. AF Frames What if Press the l button to turn on the screen. Pressing the l button while turning on the camera power will turn off all sounds except for warning sounds. The subject is too far away for the flash to reach. Shoot within the effective flash range of approximately 30 cm — 4.
Switching to and from playback mode Pressing the 1 button while the camera is off turns the camera on in playback mode. Pressing it again turns the camera off. Pressing the shutter button halfway while in playback mode causes the shooting screen to reappear.
Erasing Images You can select and erase images one at a time. Please note that erased images cannot be recovered. Exercise adequate caution before erasing an image. Select the playback mode.
Select an image to erase. Printing Images You can easily print the images you have taken mnaual you connect the camera to a PictBridge compliant printer sold separately.
Refer to the Personal Printing Guide on the best ways to print. Digitap PictBridge Compliant Printers Sold Separately By connecting your camera to one of the Canon-brand PictBridge compliant printers below, you can print your images without having to use a computer.
E Shooting Movies The camera can automatically select all settings so that you can shoot movies just powersot pressing the shutter button. Shooting Time Select the E mode. Set the mode switch to E. Shooting time can be checked on the screen in Step 1. Viewing Movies You can view your movies on the screen.
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Transferring Id to a Computer Install the software. Turn on the camera. Press the 1 button to turn on the camera. Transferring Images to a Computer Macintosh CameraWindow will appear when you establish a connection between the camera and computer. Use of genuine Canon accessories is recommended.
This product is designed to achieve excellent performance when used with genuine Canon accessories. Separately Sold Accessories The following camera accessories are sold separately. Some accessories are not sold in some regions, or may no longer be available. Recommended for powering the camera for digitaal extended period of time or when connecting to a computer. This chapter explains the parts of the camera and what displays on the screen, as well as, the basic operating instructions.
However, the brightness of the image on the screen, and the brightness of the actual image recorded may be different. The menu and menu items differ depending on the Shooting mode p. Selectable Options Menu Items Select a shooting mode. The menu items are organized under tabs, such as for shooting 4 and playback 1.
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The menu items differ depending on the mode pp. Changing the Sound Settings You can silence or adjust the volume of camera sounds. Muting Sounds Adjusting the Volume Display the menu.
Press the n button. Returning the Camera to Default Settings When you have mistakenly changed a setting, you can reset the camera to the default settings. Cahon there functions that cannot be reset? Low level formatting a memory card completely erases all data on the memory card. Changing the Screen Brightness The screen brightness can be changed in two ways. Conditions and Commonly This chapter explains how to shoot in different conditions, as well as how to use other common functions, such as the flash and self-timer.
Set ie mode switch to 4 p. Select the shooting mode. Zooming in More Closely on Subjects Digital Zoom You can use the digital zoom to zoom up to a maximum of 12x and capture subjects that are too far away powerwhot the optical zoom p.
The images may appear coarse, however, depending on the recording pixel setting p. Digital Tele-Converter The focal length of the lens can be increased by an equivalent of 1. This enables a faster shutter speed and less chance of camera shake than the zoom including digital majual used by itself at the same zoom factor. Inserting the Date and Time You can insert the shooting date and time in the lower right corner of an image.
Once inserted, however, they cannot be deleted. Be sure to check beforehand that the date nanual time are correctly set p. Podershot camera will activate approximately 10 seconds after the shutter button is pressed. You can change the delay time and number of shots taken p. Press the p button. What if a face is not detected? Even if your face is not detected after joining the subjects, the shutter will release approximately 30 seconds later.
Selecting Settings Yourself In this chapter you will learn how to use the various functions in S1200 mode to progressively advance your shooting skills. AE stands for Auto Exposure. What if the shutter speed and aperture value are displayed in red?
If a correct exposure cannot be obtained when pressing the shutter button halfway, the shutter speed and xigital value display in red. The focusing range is 3 m 9.
The possible shooting range is approximately 3 — 10 cm 1. The digital zoom may cause images to appear coarse at some recording pixel settings p. If you selectyou cannot use the Digital Zoom p. Changing the Image Quality Compression Ratio You can select from the following two levels of image quality: W Continuous Shooting You can shoot continuously at digifal 1.