Canon PowerShot SX40 HS PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide

Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Manual

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    Camera User Guide • Make sure you read this guide, including the "Safety Precautions" section, before using the camera. • Reading this guide will help you learn to use the camera properly. • Store this guide safely so that you can use it in the future. C PY O ENGLISH
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    ...Camera Battery Pack NB-10L (with Terminal Cover) Battery Charger CB-2LC/CB-2LCE Lens ... Cap Getting Started DIGITAL CAMERA Solution Disk Using the PDF Manuals The following PDF manuals ... features to shoot more challenging photos. • Software Guide Read when you want to use the included software...
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    ... were recorded correctly. Please note that Canon Inc., its subsidiaries and affiliates, and ...only effective in the country of sale. 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...
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    What Do You Want to Do? 4 Shoot Shoot, leaving it to the camera to make settings (Auto mode) ...25 Take good people shots Portraits (p. 61) I...64) Poster Effect (p. 64) Fish-eye Effect (p. 65) Miniature Effect (p. 65) Toy Camera Effect (p. 66) Monochrome (p. 67) Focus on faces ...25, 61, 87, 94...
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    ... movies ...30, 107 View movies ...32 Shoot fast moving subjects and play them back in slow motion. 111 c Print Print pictures...146 Save C PY O Save images to a computer ...33 3 Other Turn off sounds...44 Use the camera abroad ...16, 163 Understand what is displayed on the screen ...191 5
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    ... ...6 Safety Precautions...9 Conventions Used in This Guide ...11 Returning the Camera to Default Settings ...47 ... ...49 Zooming In More Closely on Subjects (Digital Zoom) ...50 Reacquiring Zoomed In Subjects ...Lamps ...58 1 Getting Started ...13 Charging the Battery...14 Compatible Memory Cards (Sold...
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    ......83 Shooting Close-ups (Macro) ...84 Using the Digital Tele-Converter...85 Changing the AF Frame Mode... Shut Eyes...100 6 Getting More Out of Your Camera ...101 Setting the Shutter Speed ...102 Setting .... 109 Shoot Movies That Look Like a Miniature Model (Miniature Effect)...110 Shooting Super Slow ...
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    ... (Sold Separately) ...180 Using an Eye-Fi Card...184 Troubleshooting ...186 List of Messages That Appear on the Screen...189 Information Displayed on ... Printing Images...146 Choosing Images for Printing (DPOF) ...152 C PY O 10 Customizing Camera Settings ...157 Changing Camera Settings...158 8
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    ...not allow liquids or foreign objects to enter the camera. This could result in electrical shock or fire....outlet and consult your camera distributor or a Canon Customer Support Help Desk. C PY... as pins or keys) to contact the terminals or plug. The battery may explode or leak, resulting in electrical...
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    ...(s) in any CD player that does not support data CD-ROMs. It is possible to suffer... could cause leakage, overheating or an explosion of the battery, resulting in electrical shock, fire, burns.... High temperatures may cause deformation of the camera or battery charger casing. • The slideshow transition...
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    Conventions Used in This Guide • Remove and store the battery when you are not using the camera. If ... Do not attach any hard objects to the camera. Doing so may cause malfunctions ... should be careful about • : Troubleshooting tips • : Hints for getting more out of your camera • : Supplemental ...
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    ... to a computer. Attaching Included Items/Holding the Camera • Attach the included strap and place ... when not in use. • When not in use, store the camera with the lens cap attached. • Refer to p. 180... against your body while holding the camera firmly by the sides when shooting. Be sure that your...
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    ... battery by sliding it in ( ) and down ( ). Charge the battery. For CB-2LC: Flip out the plug ( ) and plug ... approx. 1 hour and 50 minutes. Unplug the battery charger from the power outlet, then remove the...-2LC CB-2LCE C PY O Remove the battery. To protect the battery and prolong its life, do not...
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    ... time may be less than mentioned above. Battery Charge Indicator An icon or message will appear on... battery and does not indicate a problem. However, if the battery bulges to the point where it will no ... fit into the camera, please contact a Canon Customer Support Help Desk. • What if the battery ...
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    ... battery on the day, or the day before, it will be used. Charged batteries continue to discharge naturally even if ... for long periods: Deplete and remove the battery from the camera. Attach the terminal cover and ...Eye-Fi Cards This product is not guaranteed to support Eye-Fi card functions (including ...
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    ...Battery and Memory Card Insert the included battery and a memory card (sold separately)....card in the wrong direction could damage the camera. PY O Insert the battery as shown until it locks into place with a click. Be sure to insert the battery in the correct direction or it will not properly lock ...
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    ... Card Remove the battery. Open the cover and press the battery lock in the direction of the arrow. The battery will pop up. Remove the memory card. Push ... can be taken? You can check the number of shots that can be taken when the camera is in a Shooting mode (p. 25). C PY O 16 GB Approx. 5042 18
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    ...the screen for the shooting conditions. To protect the screen, always keep it closed, facing the camera body when the camera is not in use. • When the camera is...the screen on and the viewfinder off. Closing the screen so it faces the camera body will turn the screen off and the viewfinder on. • ...
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    .../Time settings screen will appear the first time the camera is turned on. Since the dates and times ...on these settings, be sure to set them. Turn on the camera. Press the power button. The Date/Time .... Pressing the power button will turn off the camera. PY O Complete the setting. Reappearing Date/...
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    ... date/time settings to be retained for about 3 weeks after the battery pack has been removed. • By inserting a...212) the date/time battery can be charged in about 4 hours even if the camera is not turned .../Time screen will appear when you turn the camera on. Follow the steps on p. 20 to set the date ...
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    Setting the Display Language You can change the language that displays on the screen. Enter Playback mode. Press the 1 button. Display the settings screen. Press and hold the m button, then immediately press the n button. Set the display language. Press the opqr buttons or turn the 5 dial to ...
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    Formatting Memory Cards Before you use a new memory card or one that has been formatted 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 ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 24
    ...a low-level format (p. 159) of the memory card when the camera does not operate properly, the recording/... shutter sound plays, be careful not to move the camera. Does the length of the shutter sound change? ... of the shutter sound may change. • If the camera or subject moves while the shutter sound ...
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    ... color (Multi-area White Balance). Turn on the camera. Press the power button. The start-up screen...icon will appear on the screen (pp. 192, 193). The camera will focus on detected subjects and display ...all the way toward i (telephoto) or j (wide angle), the camera will zoom in or out quickly. If you ...
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    ... If [Raise the flash] appears on the screen, raise the flash manually to use it. If you .... Press the shutter button fully to shoot. The camera will play the shutter sound and shoot.... (p. 77). • What if the screen is off even when the camera is turned on? The display is set to the viewfinder. Press...
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    ... (j), and approximately 1.4 - 3.0 m (4.6 - 9.8 ft.) at maximum telephoto (i). • What if the camera beeps once when the shutter button is pressed halfway? Your... be too close. Move about 1.4 m (4.6 ft.) or more away when the camera is at maximum telephoto (i). • What if the lamp lights when the...
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    ... After pressing the o button and displaying , point the camera so that is on the subject you want to focus ...button again while the lens is retracted will turn the camera off. PY O Switching to Shooting mode ... the shutter button halfway while in Playback mode switches the camera to Shooting mode. 28
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    Erasing Images You can choose and erase images one at a time. Please note that erased images cannot be recovered. Exercise adequate caution before erasing an image. Enter Playback mode. Press the 1 button. The last image you took will appear. Choose an image to erase. Press the qr buttons or turn...
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    Shooting Movies The camera will determine the subject and shooting conditions, and select the best ...audio will record in stereo. Remaining Time Set the camera to A mode and compose the shot. Follow ... cannot be recorded. Elapsed Time C Microphones The camera will beep once, recording will start, and...
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    Shooting Movies Stop shooting. Press the movie button again. The camera will beep twice and stop shooting the movie. Shooting will ... white and gray frames appear when shooting? A white frame appears on the face that the camera detected as the main subject, while gray frames appear on other detected ...
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    Viewing Movies You can view the movies you have shot on the screen. Enter Playback mode. Press the 1 button. The last image you took will appear. appears on movies. Choose a movie. Press the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose a movie, then press the m button. The movie control panel will ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 33
    ... software to transfer images you have shot with the camera to a computer for viewing. If you are already using software included with another Canon-brand compact digital camera, install the software from the included ... Windows OS Computer Model CPU Windows 7 (Including Service Pack 1) Windows Vista ...
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    ... Images to a Computer for Viewing Macintosh OS Computer Model CPU Mac OS X v10.5 - v10.6 ...-ROM drive. Place the supplied CD-ROM (DIGITAL CAMERA Solution Disk) (p. 2) into the computer's ... click [Install], then follow the on-screen instructions to proceed with the installation. If the [User Account ...
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    ...on the computer's USB port, refer to the user guide provided with the computer. Turn on the camera to open CameraWindow. Press the 1 button ... turn on the camera. For Windows, click [Downloads Images From Canon Camera using Canon CameraWindow] when it appears on the screen. CameraWindow will appear...
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    ... images using a computer, refer to the Software Guide. • If CameraWindow does not appear ... the program. Choose [Downloads Images From Canon Camera using Canon CameraWindow] and click ... be lost when transferred to a computer. - There may be problems transferring images or image information correctly...
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    2 Learning More This chapter explains the parts of the camera and what appears on the screen, as well as the basic operating instructions. C PY O 37
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    Components Guide Zoom Lever Shooting: i (Telephoto) / j (Wide Angle) (pp. 25, 50) Playback: k... (p. 78). Auto Mode You can leave it to the camera to select settings for fully automatic shooting (pp. 25... Adapter Mount (p. 179) Tripod Socket Memory Card / Battery Cover (p. 17) DC Coupler Cable Port (p. ...
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    Components Guide Screen (LCD Monitor) (pp. 19, 40, 191, 194) (Short Cut) (p. 170)...Button (pp. 28, 119) A/V OUT (Audio/Video Output) / DIGITAL Terminal (pp. 35, 174, 146) C PY O...l (Display) Button (pp. 27, 40) e (Macro) (p. 84) / f (Manual Focus) (p. 93) / q Button b (Exposure Compensation) (p. 78) ...
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    ... to p. 191 for details on information that appears on the screen. Opening the screen with the camera on will turn the screen on, and turn the viewfinder off. Closing the screen ... can change the display that appears first by pressing the n button, then choosing [Review info] in the 4 tab (p. 167). 40
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    Adjusting the Viewfinder Screen Display in Low Light Conditions The display automatically brightens when shooting in low light conditions, allowing you to check the composition (Night Display function). However, the brightness of the image on the screen, and the brightness of the actual image ...
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    FUNC. Menu - Basic Operations Commonly used functions can be set with the FUNC. menu. The menu items and options differ depending on the Shooting mode (pp. 198 - 199). Display the FUNC. menu. Press the m button. Choose a menu item. Press the op buttons to choose a menu item. The available ...
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    MENU - Basic Operations Various functions can be set from the menus. The menu items are organized under tabs, such as for shooting (4) and playback (1). The options differ depending on the Shooting mode and the Playback mode (pp. 200 - 203). Display the menu. Press the n button. Choose a tab....
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    ...Sound Settings You can silence or adjust the volume of camera sounds. Muting Sounds Display the menu. ...the normal screen. • You can also mute camera sounds by holding down the l button and turning ... camera on. • If you mute camera sounds, the sound will also be muted when playing back movies (p....
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    Adjusting the Screen Brightness Choose [Volume]. Move the zoom lever to choose the 3 tab. Press the op buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose [Volume], then press the m button. Adjust the volume. Adjusting the Screen Brightness The screen brightness can be adjusted in 2 ways. You can set the ...
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    ... the brightness with the l button. C PY O Indicator The indicator on the back of the camera (p. 39) will light or blink depending on the camera's ...the indicator blinks green, do not turn the camera off, open the memory card slot/battery cover, shake or jolt the camera. These actions may corrupt ...
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    ... Settings When you have mistakenly changed a setting, you can reset the camera to the default settings. Display the menu. Press the n button. Choose ...or turn the 5 dial to choose [OK], then press the m button. The camera will reset to the default settings. PY O Are there functions that cannot be ...
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    ... Power Down) To save battery power, the screen turns off, and the camera turns off ... approximately 1 minute after you stop operating the camera. After about 2 more minutes, the lens will retract and... can continue. Power Saving during Playback The camera will turn off approximately 5 minutes after you...
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    3 Shooting with Commonly Used Functions This chapter explains how to use common functions, such as the selftimer. C PY O • This chapter assumes that the camera is set to A mode. When shooting in another mode, check which functions are available in that mode (pp. 196 - 203). 49
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    ... Factor Move the zoom lever toward i again. The digital zoom will zoom in even further on the subject. ... digital zoom, press the n button to choose [Digital Zoom] in the 4 tab, then choose [Off]. • The focal lengths when using the optical zoom and digital zoom together are as follows (all focal ...
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    ...Look for the subject. Press and hold the button. The camera will zoom out, and a white frame ...inside the white frame and release the button. The camera will return to the original zoom position. Changing ... Area] in the 4 tab, then choose • While the camera is zoomed out, some shooting information...
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    ... as follows. However, if you do this for images with an embedded date and time, the date and time may be printed twice. • Use the DPOF print settings (p. 152) to print. • Use the included software to print. Refer to the Software Guide for details. • Print using printer functions (p. 146). 52
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    Using the Self-Timer The self-timer can be used to shoot a group photo that includes the photographer. The camera will shoot approximately 10 seconds after the shutter button is pressed. Choose ]. After pressing the p button, press the op buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose ], then press the m ...
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    Using the Self-Timer Using the Self-Timer to Prevent Camera Shake The camera will shoot approximately 2 seconds after the shutter button is pressed, preventing any camera shake that occurs when pressing the shutter button. Choose [. Follow Step 1 on ...
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    ... for printing out 5 x 7 in. or postcard sized images. The same aspect ratio as the screen of this camera, used for printing images on 3.5 x 5 in. to various A-sized papers. In and aspect ratios, [Digital Zoom] (p. 50) is fixed to [Off], and...
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    ... to choose an option, then press the m button. The setting will appear on the screen. To restore the original setting, choose in Steps 1 - 2. The digital zoom can be used in the following aspect ratio and recording pixel setting combinations: Aspect ratios of or in a recording pixel setting of An ...
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    ...10295 9503 19007 26010 49420 82367 123550 • The values in the table are measured according to Canon standards and may change depending on the subject, memory card and camera settings. • The values in the table are based on 4:3 aspect ratio. If the aspect ratio...
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    Correcting the Green Tint from Mercury Lamps When shooting scenes lit by mercury lamps, such as night scenes, the subject and background in the recorded image may have a green tint. You can automatically correct the green tint when shooting (Multi-area White Balance). Display the menu. Press the n...
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    4 Adding Effects and Shooting in Various Conditions This chapter explains how to add effects and how to shoot in various conditions. C PY O 59
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    ... where the blue AF frame appears while you press the shutter button halfway. Shoot. C As long as you hold the shutter button down, the camera will shoot successive images. PY O In mode, images may appear coarse because the ISO speed (p. 81) is increased to match the shooting conditions. 60
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    Shooting in Special Scenes The camera will select the necessary settings for the conditions in which you wish to shoot when you choose the matching mode. Enter K mode. Set the mode dial to K. Choose a Shooting mode. After pressing the m button, press the op buttons to choose . Press the qr buttons...
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    ... you take beautiful snapshots of city nightscenes by combining several continuous shots to reduce camera shake and noise. When using a tripod, you should shoot in A ... conditions (Low Light) Lets you take shots in dark places with reduced camera shake and subject blur. wAt the beach (Beach) O Take ...
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    ...take shots of fireworks in vivid colors. • In mode, hold the camera firmly while shooting as multiple images are ...(p. 81) is increased to match the shooting conditions. • If camera shake is too strong while shooting in mode, the camera may not be able to combine images or you may not obtain the ...
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    Adding Effects and Shooting (Creative Filters) You can add various effects to images when shooting. Enter mode. . Set the mode dial to Choose a Shooting mode. After pressing the m button, press the op buttons to choose . Press the op buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose a Shooting mode, then ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 65
    ... the effect on the screen. Shoot. Taking Shots That Look Like a Miniature Model (Miniature Effect) Blurs chosen portions in the top and bottom of an image to produce the effect of a miniature model. C PY O . Choose Follow Steps 1 - 2 on p. 64 to choose A white frame (...
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    ... buttons to change the frame position when it is displayed vertically. • Holding the camera vertically will change the orientation of the frame. • Be sure to set (...overall color so that it looks like an image shot with a toy camera. Choose . . Follow Steps 1 - 2 on p. 64 to choose Choose a ...
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    Adding Effects and Shooting (Creative Filters) Shooting in Monochrome You can shoot images in black and white, sepia or blue and white. Choose . . Follow Steps 1 - 2 on p. 64 to choose Choose a color tone. Press the l button. [Color Tone] will appear on the screen. Press the qr buttons or ...
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    Adding Effects and Shooting (Creative Filters) Specify the color. Position the center frame so it is filled with the color you want and press the q button. The specified color will be recorded. Specify the range of colors. Recorded color Press the op buttons or turn the 5 dial to change the ...
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    Adding Effects and Shooting (Creative Filters) Specify the color to be swapped. Position the center frame so it is filled with the color you want and press the q button. The specified color will be recorded. Specify the target color. Position the center frame so it is filled with the color you ...
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    ... recorded? If you take a picture just after turning on the camera, selecting otherwise operating the ... shooting movies when you shoot still images, the battery will be depleted more quickly than in A mode. ... 121). PY O mode or • If you operate the camera while shooting a movie, the sounds made ...
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    ...Smart Shutter) Detecting a Smile and Shooting The camera will shoot, even without pressing the shutter ... the 5 dial to choose , then press the l button. The camera will enter shooting stand-by, and [Smile ... teeth when smiling. C PY O Each time the camera detects a smile it will shoot after the lamp...
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    ... Shutter) Using the Wink Self-Timer Point the camera at a person and press the shutter button fully... person who will wink. Press the shutter button fully. C The camera will enter shooting stand-by, and [Wink ...has started, press the n button. PY O Face the camera and wink. What if a wink is not ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 73
    ...• If there are no people in the shot when the shutter button is pressed fully, the camera will shoot after a person enters the shot and winks. Using the Face Self-Timer The shutter will release approximately 2 seconds after the camera detects a new face (p. 87). You can use this when the...
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    ... Continuous Shooting (High-speed Burst HQ) Join the subjects and look at the camera. When the camera detects a new face, the lamp and self-timer sound will .... , Shoot. As long as you hold the shutter button down, the camera will shoot successive images. Release your finger from the shutter button ...
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    ...• After continuous shooting ends, a certain amount of time may be needed before you can take the next shot. • Depending on the shooting conditions, camera settings and the zoom position, the shooting speed may slow down. Images Displayed During Playback Since each set of continuous images will ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 76
    ... the same procedures. Press the m button. C PY O Finish shooting. Merge the images on a computer. For details on how to merge the images, refer to the Software Guide. • This function is not available when a TV is used as a display (p. 175). • To use AF lock, register % to the button (p. 170)....
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    5 Choosing Settings Yourself In this chapter you will learn how to use the various functions in G mode to progressively advance your shooting skills. • This chapter assumes that you have set the mode dial to G mode. • G stands for Program AE. • Before attempting to shoot using a function ...
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    ... a higher ISO speed (p. 81) Adjusting the Brightness (Exposure Compensation) C PY O You can adjust the standard exposure set by the camera in 1/3-stop increments in the range of -2 to +2. Enter Exposure Compensation mode. Press the o button. Adjust the brightness. While watching the screen, ...
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    ... flash is lowered. Raise the flash manually. Correcting the Brightness and Shooting (i-Contrast) The camera can detect areas in the ... brightness when shooting. Also, when the overall image is lacking in contrast, the camera will automatically correct the image for a sharper impression when shooting....
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    ... daylight fluorescent and daylight-type (3wavelength) fluorescent lighting. For shooting with the flash. For manually setting a custom white balance. h Flash Custom C PY O ... will change when white balance data is set. If you change camera settings after recording white balance data, the tone may ...
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    ... in a faster shutter speed, reducing image blurring and letting the flash reach greater distances to the subject. The images, however, will appear coarse. When the camera is set to , you can press the shutter button halfway to display the automatically set ISO speed. Changing the Tone of an Image (...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 82
    Changing the Tone of an Image (My Colors) My Colors Off Vivid Neutral Sepia B/W Positive Film Lighter Skin Tone Darker Skin Tone Vivid Blue Vivid Green Vivid Red Custom Color - Emphasizes the contrast and color saturation for a vivid impression. Tones down the contrast and color saturation for ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 83
    ... The camera shoots continuously and focuses. The [AF Frame] is set to [Center]. The camera shoots continuously with the focus fixed to the position set in manual focus. In t mode, the focus is locked on the first shot. will change to . * When in t ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 84
    ... Close-ups (Macro) If you set the camera to e, it focuses on close subjects only. The focusing range ...How can I take better close-ups? Try attaching the camera to a tripod and shooting in [ to prevent the ... displays in the yellow bar underneath the zoom bar, and the camera will not focus. C PY O 84
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    ... speed and less chance of camera shake than the zoom (including digital zoom) used by...[Digital Zoom]. Press the n button to choose [Digital Zoom] in the 4 tab, then press the qr buttons to... appear coarse (the zoom factor will appear in blue). • The digital tele-converter cannot be used together with...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 86
    ...], you can change the position and size of the AF frame (p. 88). If the camera cannot focus when you press the shutter button halfway, the AF frame will ... green. Recompose. Keep the shutter button pressed halfway and move the camera to recompose the scene. Shoot. Press the shutter button fully. 86
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 87
    ...shutter button is pressed halfway, up to 9 green frames will appear on faces that the camera focuses on. • If a face is not detected, or only gray ...or light - Faces turned to the side or at an angle, or faces with a portion hidden • The camera may mistakenly identify non-human subjects as a face...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 88
    .... Press the l button again to restore the AF frame to normal size. Press the button. PY O Complete the settings. • The spot AE point frame can be linked with the AF frame (p. 95). • The AF frame will be set to [Normal] when using the digital zoom (p. 50) or digital tele-converter (p. 85). 88
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 89
    ... appear in the center of the screen. Choose the subject to focus on. Point the camera so that is on the subject you want to focus on and press the... PY O The camera will beep and will appear when a subject is detected. The camera will continue to track the subject within a certain range even if the...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 90
    Magnifying the Focal Point • The camera will detect a subject even if you press the shutter ... of the screen. • [Servo AF] (p. 91) is fixed to [On]. • The camera may not be able to track the subject ... if the camera cannot focus. The magnified display will not appear when using the digital zoom ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 91
    ... to choose [On]. Focus. The focus and exposure will be maintained where the blue AF frame appears while you press the shutter button halfway. • The camera may not be able to focus in some conditions. • In low light conditions, AF frames may not turn blue even after pressing the shutter button ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 92
    .... • Not available when using the self-timer (p. 53). Focus Bracketing (Focus-BKT Mode) The camera automatically takes 3 continuous shots in the following order: one at the position set in manual focus, and one each with focus positions preset ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 93
    ...press the shutter button halfway after roughly focusing manually, you can fine tune the focus. Choose ....want to change the AF frame mode or size, cancel manual focus mode first. • In order to focus accurately, try attaching the camera to a tripod. • When using the digital zoom (p. 50), digital ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 94
    ... 87). Enter Face Select mode. Point the camera toward the face of the subject and press ...face frame will move to another face detected by the camera. When the frame has made a full circuit ... will reappear. Press the shutter button halfway. When the camera focuses, will change into . Press the shutter ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 95
    Changing the Metering Method You can change the metering method (brightness measuring function) to match the shooting conditions. Choose the metering method. After pressing the m button, press the op buttons to choose . Choose an option. Press the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose an option...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 96
    ... to shoot. AE stands for "Auto Exposure". Lock the exposure. Point the camera toward the subject and press the o button while pressing the shutter ...Raise the flash and choose h (p. 79). Lock the flash exposure. Point the camera toward the subject and press the o button while pressing the shutter...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 97
    ... and FE will unlock. will Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB Mode) The camera takes 3 continuous shots while automatically adjusting the exposure to ... the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to adjust the setting. From the exposure set by the camera, you can adjust the amount of compensation from -2 to +2 ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 98
    ...the m button. Once set, X will appear on the screen. Safety FE The camera automatically changes the shutter speed or aperture value when the flash...make the main subject, such as people, appear bright by having the camera provide the appropriate illumination with the flash. At the same time, you can...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 99
    ... subject does not move until the shutter sound ends. Attach the camera to a tripod to prevent the camera from moving and blurring the image. Additionally, you... even when you press the h button? The flash is lowered. Raise the flash manually. Red-Eye Correction You can automatically correct red-eye ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 100
    ... is raised, the screen in Step 2 will appear. Checking for Shut Eyes When the camera detects the possibility that people have their eyes shut, appears on... available for the last image shot when you have set the camera to 2 or more shots in or $ mode. • This function is only available for the last ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 101
    6 Getting More Out of Your Camera This chapter explains how to shoot in M, B and D modes. How to use and modes is also explained. C PY O • This chapter assumes that the camera has been set to the corresponding mode. 101
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 102
    ... You can set the shutter to the speed at which you want to shoot. The camera will set the appropriate aperture value for the shutter speed you set. M .... • The fastest shutter speed when using the flash is 1/2000 second. The camera automatically resets the shutter speed to 1/2000 second if a faster ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 103
    Setting the Aperture Value You can set the aperture to a value at which you want to shoot. The camera will set the appropriate shutter speed for the aperture value you set. B stands for "Aperture value", which refers to the size of the aperture opening inside the lens. Set the mode dial to B. ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 104
    Setting the Shutter Speed and Aperture Value You can manually set the shutter speed and aperture to shoot images with the exposure you want. D stands for "Manual". Set the mode dial to D. Choose a setting. Press the o button to choose the shutter speed or aperture value. Turn the 5 dial to set ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 105
    ... choose a setting. • In M and B modes, you can set the flash output level if you choose [Flash Control] in the 4 tab, then set [Flash Mode] to [Manual]. • If you hold down the h button for more than 1 second, the setting screen will appear. If you press the h button then immediately press the n ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 106
    ...the mode dial to or . Even if you switch Shooting modes or turn off the camera, settings that usually cancel (self timer, etc.) will be saved. Settings that ... B or D (pp. 78 - 104) Items in the shooting menu Zoom position Manual focus position (p. 93) My Menu items (p. 171) Enter a Shooting mode ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 107
    7 Using Various Functions for Shooting Movies This chapter serves as a more advanced version of the "Shooting Movies" and "Viewing Movies" sections in Chapter 1, and explains how to use various functions for shooting and viewing movies. C PY O • This chapter assumes that you have set ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 108
    Shooting Movies in E Mode Enter E mode. Set the mode dial to E. Adjust the settings according to your purposes (pp. 108 - 116). Shoot. Press the movie button. To stop shooting the movie, press the movie button again. Changing the Movie Mode You can choose among 3 different Movie modes. Choose ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 109
    Shooting Various Kinds of Movies Just as with still images, you can let the camera select the best settings for the scene or add various effects while shooting movies. Choose a Shooting mode. Follow Steps 1 - 2 on p. 61, or Steps 1 - 2 on p. 64 to choose a Shooting mode. Shoot. Press the movie...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 110
    Shoot Movies That Look Like a Miniature Model (Miniature Effect) You can shoot movies that look like moving miniature models. You create the miniature model effect by choosing the upper and lower portions of the scene that will be blurred, ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 111
    ... of the frame will switch, and you can press the qr buttons to change the frame position when it is displayed vertically. • Holding the camera vertically will change the orientation of the frame. • Since you may not achieve the expected results depending on the shooting conditions, try taking ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 112
    ... you follow Steps 1 - 3 on p. 32. • You can use the included software to change the playback speed of movies shot in mode. Refer to the Software Guide for details. • The recording pixel setting will be fixed at (320 x 240 pixels) when shooting in , and when shooting in . • Even if you move ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 113
    Changing the Image Quality You can choose among 3 different image quality settings. Choose the image quality setting. After pressing the m button, press the op buttons to choose . Choose an option. Press the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose an option, then press the m button. The option ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 114
    ... while shooting a movie. Make sure that 4 appears on the screen, then press the shutter button halfway. The focus and exposure will readjust (the camera will not beep). The movie will continue shooting. Shoot. Press the shutter button fully. The still image will be recorded. What if you cannot ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 115
    ... Settings Adjusting the Recording Volume You can manually set the recording volume for shooting movies. ...Level], then press the qr buttons to choose [Manual]. Auto The recording volume is automatically adjusted ... the movie button. To stop shooting the movie, press the movie button again. Manual 115
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 116
    ... (p. 80) • Changing the Tone of an Image (My Colors) (p. 81) • Shooting Close-ups (Macro) (p. 84) • Shooting with the AF Lock (p. 91) • Shooting in Manual Focus Mode (p. 93) • Shooting Using a TV as the Display (p. 175) • Turning Off the AF Assist Beam (p. 165) • Customizing Display ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 117
    Editing You can trim the beginnings and ends of recorded movies. Choose *. Follow Steps 1 - 3 on p. 32 to choose *, then press the m button. The movie editing panel and the movie editing bar will appear. Movie Editing Panel Set the editing range. Press the op buttons to choose or . If you press...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 118
    ... enough space left on the memory card, only [Overwrite] can be chosen. • If the battery is depleted partway through saving, the edited movie clips may not be saved. • When editing movies, you should use a fully charged battery, or an AC adapter kit (sold separately) (p. 212). C PY O ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 119
    ...images. • Press the 1 button to enter Playback mode before operating the camera. • It may not be possible to play back or edit images that have been...computer, have had their file names changed, or have been taken on a different camera. • The edit function (pp. 139 - 143) cannot be used if the...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 120
    ...display images in a line letting you quickly search them. You can also jump by the shooting date (Scroll Display). C PY O Choose an image. If you set the camera to single image playback and turn the 5 dial quickly, the images will display as shown on the left. Turn the 5 dial to choose an image. ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 121
    Viewing Images in Filtered Playback Viewing Movies Made with Movie Digest You can select movies made in mode (p. 70) by date for viewing. Choose [Movie Digest Playback]. After pressing the n button, choose [Movie Digest Playback] in the 1 tab, then press the m button. Choose a movie date. Press ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 122
    Viewing Images in Filtered Playback Search by , , and Choose a target filter. In single image playback, press the d button, then press the op buttons to choose a jump method. In , or , press the qr buttons to choose a filter. Turning the 5 dial will only display images that match the filter of ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 123
    Checking the Focus Jump by and Images In single image playback, press the d button, then press the op buttons to choose a jump method. If you press the qr buttons, the display will advance to the image that is the chosen number of images away. Press the n button to restore single image playback....
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 124
    Viewing Slideshows The focus check display is not available for movies. Viewing Slideshows You can automatically play back images recorded to a memory card. Choose [Slideshow]. Press the n button to choose [Slideshow] in the 1 tab, then press the m button. Choose a setting. Press the op buttons...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 125
    Magnifying Images Move the zoom lever toward k. The display will zoom in on the image. If you continue to hold the zoom lever, it will zoom in up to a maximum factor of approximately 10x. If you press the opqr buttons, you can move the location of the displayed area. Move the zoom lever toward g to...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 126
    Viewing Each Image in a Group Group playback In group playback (Step 2), you can search (p. 120) and magnify (p. 125) images. You can process all the images in a group at once while in "Protecting Images" (p. 128), "Erasing Images" (p. 132), or "Choosing Images for Printing (DPOF)" (p....
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 127
    Displaying Various Images (Smart Shuffle) The camera will choose 4 images based on the displayed image. ... image playback. • Only still images shot with this camera will play back in Smart Shuffle. • [Smart ... images taken with this camera on the memory card - If you play back images not supported ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 128
    ...1 tab, then press the qr buttons to choose a transition effect. Protecting Images You can protect important images so that they cannot be accidentally erased with the camera (pp. 29, 132). Choosing a Selection Method Choose [Protect]. C Press the n button to choose [Protect] in the 1 tab, then ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 129
    ... press the n button, a confirmation screen will appear. Press the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose [OK], then press the m button. Protect the image. C PY O If you switch to Shooting mode or turn off the camera before performing the operations in Step 3, images will not be protected. 129
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    Protecting Images Selecting a Range Choose [Select Range]. Follow Step 2 on p. 128 to choose [Select Range], then press the m button. Choose a starting image. Press the m button. Press the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose an image, then press the m button. C Choose an ending image. ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 131
    Protecting Images Protect images. Press the p button to choose [Protect], then press the m button. Choosing images with the 5 dial You can also choose the first or last image by turning the 5 dial when the upper screen in Steps 2 and 3 is displayed. Choosing All Images Choose [All Images]. ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 132
    Erasing Images You can erase all images at once. Since erased images cannot be recovered, exercise adequate caution before erasing. Protected images (p. 128) cannot be erased. Choosing a Selection Method Choose [Erase]. Press the n button to choose [Erase] in the 1 tab, then press the m button. ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 133
    Erasing Images Erase. If you press the n button, a confirmation screen will appear. Press the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose [OK], then press the m button. Selecting a Range Choose [Select Range]. Follow Step 2 on p. 132 to choose [Select Range], then press the m button. Choose images....
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 134
    ... the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose [OK], then press the m button. PY O If you switch to Shooting mode or turn off the camera before completing the setting in Step 3, images will not be tagged as favorites. If you use Windows 7 or Windows Vista and transfer tagged images to the computer, ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 135
    Organizing Images by Category (My Category) You can organize images into categories. You can display the images in a category in filtered playback (p. 121) and process all images at once by using the functions below. • "Viewing Slideshows" (p. 124), "Protecting Images" (p. 128), "...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 136
    ...setting. If you press the n button, a confirmation screen will appear. Press the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose [OK], then press the m button. PY O If you switch to Shooting mode or turn off the camera before completing the setting in Step 4, images will not be tagged as My Category. 136
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 137
    Organizing Images by Category (My Category) Selecting a Range Choose [Select Range]. Follow Step 2 on p. 135 to choose [Select Range], then press the m button. Choose images. Follow Steps 2 and 3 on p. 130 to choose images. Choose a category. Press the p button to choose an item, then press the ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 138
    Rotating Images You can change the orientation of an image and save it. Choose [Rotate]. Press the n button to choose [Rotate] in the 1 tab, then press the m button. Rotate the image. Press the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose an image. The image will rotate 90° with each press of the m ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 139
    Resizing Images You can resize images to a lower pixel setting and save the resized image as a separate file. Choose [Resize]. Press the n button to choose [Resize] in the 1 tab, then press the m button. Choose an image. Press the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose an image, then press the m...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 140
    Trimming You can cut out a portion of a recorded image and save it as a new image file. Choose [Trimming]. Press the n button to choose [Trimming] in the 1 tab, then press the m button. Choose an image. Press the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose an image, then press the m button. Trimming ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 141
    Adding Effects with the My Colors Function You can change the color of an image and save it as a separate image. Refer to p. 81 for details on each menu item. Choose [My Colors]. Press the n button to choose [My Colors] in the 1 tab, then press the m button. Choose an image. Press the qr buttons ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 142
    Correcting the Brightness (i-Contrast) The camera can detect areas in an image, such as faces or backgrounds, that are too dark ... to the optimum brightness. Also, when the overall image is lacking in contrast, the camera will automatically correct the image for a sharper impression. You can choose ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 143
    ... an image. Press the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose an image. Correct the image. Press the m button. Red-eye detected by the camera will be corrected and a frame will appear around the corrected portion. You can magnify or reduce the size of the image using the procedures in "Magnifying ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 144
    C PY O 144
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 145
    ...choose images for printing, and print using a Canon-brand PictBridge compliant printer (sold ...PictBridge Compliant Printers C PY O • This chapter uses Canon-brand SELPHY CP series printers ...available functions will differ depending on the printer. Please also refer to the Printer User Guide. 145
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 146
    ...the direction shown. Insert the cable's large plug into the printer. For connection details, refer to the user guide provided with the printer. C Turn on the printer. Turn on the camera. Press the 1 button to turn on the camera. PY O will ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 147
    ... off the camera and printer, and unplug the interface cable. • Refer to p. 214 for Canon-...). • Index printing is not available on certain Canon-brand PictBridge compliant printers (sold ...). Making Print Settings C PY O Connect the camera to the printer. Follow Steps 1 - 5 on p. 146 to choose...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 148
    Printing Images Default Date File No. Both Off Default Off On Red-Eye1 Trimming Paper Settings - - Follows the printer's settings. Prints the date. Prints the file number. Prints both the date and file number. - Follows the printer's settings. - Uses shooting information to optimize ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 149
    Printing Images • You may not be able to trim images depending on the aspect ratio, or if they are too small. • Trimming photos with embedded dates may not show the dates properly. Choosing the Paper Size and Layout for Printing Choose [Paper Settings]. Follow Steps 1 - 2 on p. 147 to ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 150
    Printing Images Available Layout Options Default Bordered Borderless N-up ID Photo Fixed Size Follows the printer's settings. Prints with a border. Prints without a border. Selects how many copies of an image are printed on a sheet. Prints ID photos. Only images with a recording pixel setting of...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 151
    Printing Images Printing Movies Connect the camera to the printer. Follow Steps 1 - 5 on p. 146 to choose a movie. Press the qr ... will cancel printing. • [ID Photo] and [Sequence] cannot be chosen on Canon brand PictBridge compliant printers from CP720/CP730 and earlier models. C PY O 151
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 152
    ...(p. 156) or processed at a photo developer service. These selection methods comply with the DPOF (Digital Print Order Format) standards. Movies cannot be chosen.... the m button. C PY O You cannot add images to the print list when the camera is connected to the printer. 152
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 153
    ... after printing. • Some printers or photo developer services may not be able to reflect all of ... a memory card with print settings set by a different camera. If you change the settings using this camera, all the previous settings may be overwritten. • If [Date] is set to [On], some printers may ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 154
    Choosing Images for Printing (DPOF) Choosing the Number of Copies Choose [Select Images & Qty.]. Press the n button to choose [Select Images & Qty.] in the 2 tab, then press the m button. Choose an image. Press the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose an image, then press the m button. You ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 155
    Choosing Images for Printing (DPOF) Select Range Choose [Select Range]. Follow Step 1 on p. 154 to choose [Select Range], then press the m button. Choose images. Follow Steps 2 - 3 on p. 130 to choose images. Make print settings. Press the op buttons to choose [Order], then press the m button....
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 156
    ... chosen images (DPOF) • When there are images added to the print list (pp. 152 - 155), the screen on the left will appear when you connect the camera to a PictBridge compliant printer. Press the op buttons to choose [Print now], then press the m button to easily print images added to the print ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 157
    10 Customizing Camera Settings You can customize various settings to suit your shooting preferences. The first part of this chapter explains convenient and commonly used functions. The latter part explains how to change shooting and playback settings to suit your purposes. C PY O 157
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    Changing Camera Settings You can customize convenient and commonly used functions in the 3 tab (p. 43). Changing Sounds You can change each of the camera's operation sounds. Choose [Sound Options], then press the m button. Press the op buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose a menu item. Press the ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 159
    ... Memory Card Formatting Perform low level formatting when [Memory card error] appears, the camera does not operate properly, you think that the recording/reading ..., the data will be erased but the memory card can be used without problem. Start the low level format. C PY O Complete the low level ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 160
    Changing Camera Settings Changing the Start-up Screen You can change the start-up screen that appears when you turn on the camera. Choose [Start-up Image], then press the m button. Press the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose an option. No start-up image 1 2 Preset images (cannot be modified) ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 161
    ... and start-up images on the included software can be registered to the camera. Refer to the Software Guide for details. Changing the File Number Assignment Images ... the memory card before use (p. 23). • Refer to the Software Guide for information regarding folder structure or image types. C PY O...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 162
    Changing Camera Settings Creating Folders by Shooting Date Images are saved into folders created ... function (p. 48) to [Off]. Setting it to [On] is recommended to save battery power. Choose [Power Saving], then ... set the power saving function to [Off], be sure to turn the camera off after use. 162
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    Changing Camera Settings Setting the Screen Shut-Off Time You can adjust the time the screen takes to shut off automatically ...5 dial to choose [Display Off], then press the qr buttons to choose a time. In order to save battery power, you should choose less than [1 min.]. Using the World Clock When ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 164
    Changing Camera Settings Choose the world time zone. Press the op buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose [ World], then press the n button. will appear on the shooting screen (p. 191). If you change the date or time in the setting (p. 21), your [ time and date will automatically change. Home] ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 165
    ... available in those modes (pp. 200 - 203). Switching the Focus Setting The camera focuses on whatever it is aimed at even when you do not press the ... halfway, it allows you to shoot without missing photo opportunities. The camera does not focus continuously, thereby conserving battery power. 165
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    ...[Off]. C PY O Changing the Image Display Time Right After Shooting You can change the length of time the images display right after shooting. Choose [Review], then press the qr buttons to choose an option. 2 - 10 sec. Hold Off Displays images for the set time. The image displays until you press...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 167
    ... Function Settings Changing the Way the Image Displays Right After Shooting You can change the way the image displays right after shooting. Choose [Review Info], then press the qr buttons to choose an option. Off Detailed Displays the image only. Displays detailed information (p. 194). The area ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 168
    ... the moment of shooting. Turns off image stabilization. * Setting changes to [Continuous] when shooting movies. If camera shake is too strong, attach the camera to a tripod. You should also set the IS Mode to [Off] when the camera is attached to a tripod. 168
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 169
    Changing Shooting Function Settings Turning Off the Powered IS Function Powered IS reduces subtle camera shake when shooting movies at max. telephoto. However, when shooting while walking, or during long panning shots, you should set Powered IS to [Off], as it may cause unexpected results in these ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 170
    Changing Shooting Function Settings Registering Functions to the Button Choose [Set Shortcut button], then press the m button. Press the opqr buttons or turn the 5 dial to choose the functions to register, then press the m button. Press the button to call up the registered function. • Choose ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 171
    Registering Commonly Used Shooting Menus (My Menu) You can register up to 5 items from commonly used shooting menus to the tab, letting you quickly access these items from a single screen. Choose [My Menu settings]. Choose [My Menu settings] in the then press the m button. tab, Choose the menu ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 172
    ... adjust the settings in the 1 tab by pressing the 1 button (p. 43). Turning Off the Auto Rotate Function When you play back images on the camera, images shot in vertical orientation automatically rotate and display vertically. You can turn off this function. Select [Auto Rotate], then press the qr ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 173
    11 Useful Information This chapter introduces how to use the accessories and Eye-Fi cards (both sold separately) (p. 212), troubleshooting tips, and contains lists of functions and items that appear on the screen. C PY O 173
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 174
    ...AVC-DC400ST (p. 213), you can connect the camera to a TV to view images you have ...Turn on the TV and switch it to the input the cable is connected to. Turn on the camera. C Press the 1 button to turn... will appear on the TV (nothing will appear on the screen of the camera). After you finish, turn off...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 175
    ... Display You can use a TV to display the camera screen content while shooting. • To connect the...TV" (p. 174). • Shooting procedures are the same as when using the camera screen. TV display is not available ...Cable HTC-100 (sold separately) to connect the camera to an HD TV. Using the HDMI Cable ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 176
    ...settings on some TVs. For details, refer to the user guide supplied with the TV. Choose [Ctrl via ... will appear on the TV (nothing will appear on the screen of the camera). Press the remote control's qr buttons .... Press the OK/Select button to display the camera control panel. Press the qr buttons ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 177
    Viewing Images on a TV Summary of the Camera Control Panel Displayed on the TV Return Group playback ... playback l Change display • If you operate the controls on the camera, you will not be able to control the ... Some TVs may not be able to control the camera properly even though they are HDMI CEC...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 178
    ... Kit ACK-DC80 (sold separately), you can use the camera without worrying about how much charge is left in the battery. Turn off the camera. Plug the cord into the coupler. ... plug the other end into a power outlet. Turn the camera on to use it. After you finish, turn off the camera...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 179
    ...lens. Attach the hood. Align the notch ( ) on the lens hood with the mark on the camera ( ), then turn the lens hood in the direction of the arrow ...PY O When not in use, align the notch ( ) on the hood with the mark on the camera ( ), and turn the hood in the direction of the arrow until locked as ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 180
    ... cannot set the built-in flash. • Using a non-Canon brand flash (particularly a high-voltage ... also read the Speedlite EX series manual included with the flash. • Some functions on Speedlite ... shoe cap to the strap. C Remove the strap from the camera. Pass the strap through the back of the case....
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 181
    ... the flash to the hot shoe. Turn the flash on, then turn the camera on. A red h appears on the screen (or the viewfinder). When the flash is charged, its pilot lamp will light. Set the camera to G, M, B or D mode. Set the white balance to h (p. 80). C Configure the ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 182
    ... What if you cannot perform the operations in Steps 4 and 5? Set the camera to G, M, B or D mode. • What if you cannot adjust settings for the built... only function in low light conditions when shooting movies, or when setting the camera to movie mode. In these situations, will appear on the screen....
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 183
    .... In this case, the flash will fire at the flash output set on the camera in combination with the flash exposure compensation amount set on the ... The flash output can be adjusted if [Flash Mode] is set to [Manual]. The settings will be synchronized on the flash. *5 1/64 for Speedlite 430EX II, 320EX,...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 184
    ... wirelessly to a computer, or upload them to a web service. Image transfer is a function of the Eye-Fi ...and concerning problems transferring images, please refer to the Eye-Fi card user guide,... become hot. • Battery consumption will be quicker than in normal use. • Camera operations will be slower...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 185
    ... to choose [Disable]. What if [Eye-Fi Settings] does not appear? [Eye-Fi Settings] will not appear when an Eye-Fi card is not inserted in the camera, and when an Eye-Fi card's write-protect tab is in the locked position. For this reason, settings cannot be changed for Eye-Fi cards equipped with a...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 186
    ...do not solve your problem, contact a Canon Customer Support Help Desk. Power ...Battery performance decreases at low temperatures. Warm the battery, for example, by placing it in your pocket with the terminal...). Increase the ISO speed (p. 81). Attach the camera to a tripod. Additionally, you should set...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 187
    Troubleshooting Image is blurred. • Press the shutter button halfway to focus on the subject, then press fully to...the AF frame does not appear, and the camera does not focus. • If you center ... button halfway, the AF frame will appear and the camera will focus. Subject is too dark. Raise the ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 188
    Troubleshooting Recording images to the memory card takes a long time, or continuous shooting slows down. • Perform a low... cut out. Computer Cannot transfer images to a computer. It may be possible to solve the problem when the camera is connected to a computer via cable by reducing the transfer ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 189
    ... card is inserted in the correct direction, contact a Canon Customer Support Help Desk (p. 17). Insufficient space... insert an empty memory card (p. 17). Change the battery pack. (p. 17) No Image. Protected! ... name changed, or have been taken with a different camera may not be magnified, played back ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 190
    ...image with the same file name as the folder or image that the camera is attempting to create, or the highest possible file ... contact a Canon Customer Support Help Desk as there may be a problem with the camera. File Error • Photos from other cameras or images that have been altered using computer ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 191
    ...same information will display on the viewfinder. Battery Charge Indicator (p. 15) Camera Orientation* White Balance ...54) Movie Recording Pixels (p. 113) Remaining Time (p. 113) Digital Zoom Magnification (p. 50)... Compensation Bar (p. 78) i-Contrast (p. 79) Camera Shake Warning (p. 27) Exposure Shift ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 192
    Information Displayed on the Screen * : Standard, : Held vertically When shooting, the camera detects if it is held vertically or horizontally, and adjusts settings ... images for correct viewing. This function may not operate correctly when the camera is pointed straight up or down. Scene Icons In A ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 193
    ..., image stabilization may be applied depending on the shooting conditions. Reduces camera shake when panning while shooting*. Reduces camera shake for...panning). While following a subject moving horizontally, only vertical camera shake will be reduced (horizontal image stabilization will be disabled...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 194
    ...(pp. 139 - 143) Compression (Image Quality) (p. 56) / Recording Pixels (pp. 56, 113), MOV (Movies) Eye-Fi Transfer Complete (p. 184) Battery Charge Indicator (p. 15) Metering Method (p. 95) Folder Number - File Number (p. 161) Displayed Image Number / Total Number of Images Shutter Speed (Still...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 195
    Information Displayed on the Screen Summary of Movie Control Panel in "Viewing Movies" (p. 32) Exit Play Slow Motion (You can use the qr buttons or turn the 5 dial to adjust the speed. Sound will not play back.) Skip Backward* (Continues to skip backward if you hold down the m button.) ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 196
    Functions and Menu Lists Functions Available in Each Shooting Mode Shooting Modes D B M G A Function Exposure Compensation (p. 78) ISO Speed (p. 81) Self-Timer (p. 53) Self-Timer Settings (p. 54) *1 *1 *1 *1 ] [ $ Delay*2 Shots*3 h Z ! Av/Tv Settings (pp. 102, 103) AE Lock/FE Lock (p. 96)*7 AE Lock...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 197
    Functions and Menu Lists K I J w O P t x v T E Y E *6 C - - - PY O - - - - - Selectable, or set automatically. - Not selectable. 197
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 198
    Functions and Menu Lists FUNC. Menu Shooting Modes D B M G A Function *1 White Balance (p. 80) h My Colors (p. 81) *3 *3 *4 *2 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 - *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 *1 Bracketing (pp. 92, 97) *1 *1 *1 Drive Mode (p. 83) W *5 Flash Exposure ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 199
    Functions and Menu Lists K I J x w O P t v E T E Y - - - 6 - - - C PY O 7 *7 Selectable, or set automatically. - Not selectable. 199
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 200
    ... *2 Off *2 On *2 Off *2 On *2 Off *2 Auto *2 Flash Mode Manual *2 Flash Exp. Comp *2 Flash Output *2 Shutter... *2 Safety FE Off *2 Auto *2 Off *2 On/Off - *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 *2 - - *3 - Digital Zoom (pp. 50, 85) AF-Point Zoom...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 201
    Functions and Menu Lists K I J E x w O P t v T E Y - - C PY O - - - - - - Selectable, or set automatically. - Not selectable. 201
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 202
    ... Safety Shift (p. 103) Off Movie Audio (pp. 115, 116) Mic Level/Level/Wind Filter Review (p. 166) Off / 2 - 10 sec. / Hold Off Review Info (p. 167) Detailed/Focus Check On Blink Detection (p. 100) Off Custom Display (p. 167) Reverse Disp. (p. 19) Shooting Info...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 203
    Functions and Menu Lists K I J x w O P t v T E Y E - - - - - - - - C PY O - - - - - Selectable, or set automatically. - Not selectable. 203
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 204
    ...Content On/Off* Set all operation sounds (5 levels). Set the sounds for each camera operation. On*/Off Sets screen brightness (5 levels). Add an image ...(only appears when Eye-Fi card is inserted) Choose display language. Returns camera to default settings. C PY O Content My Menu Menu Item My Menu ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 205
    Functions and Menu Lists 1 Playback Menu Item Smart Shuffle Slideshow Erase Protect Rotate Favorites My Category i-Contrast Red-Eye Correction Trimming Resize My Colors Scroll Display Group Images Auto Rotate Resume Transition * Default setting Content Starts Smart Shuffle. Plays back images ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 206
    ... For stubborn dirt contact a Canon Customer Support Help Desk. • When you move the camera rapidly from cold...before removing it from the bag. • If condensation has formed on the camera, stop using it immediately, as continued use may damage the camera. Remove the battery and memory card, and wait ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 207
    Specifications Image Sensor Camera Effective Pixels ...Approx. 12.1 million pixels Lens Focal Length ...4.3 (W) - 150.5 (T) mm (... Control System...Autofocus: Single (Continuous in Auto mode), Servo AF/ Servo AE Manual Focus AF Frame ...Face Detect, Tracking AF, Center, FlexiZone Metering System......
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 208
    ... Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect... 140x in combination with the optical zoom) Safety Zoom, Digital tele-converter Continuous Shooting Mode Selection... memory card File Format ...Design rule for Camera File system, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 209
    ...-Speed USB HDMI output Analog audio output (stereo) Digital video output (NTSC/PAL) Direct Print Standard ...PictBridge Power Source ...Battery Pack NB-10L Compact Power Adapter CA-.... 21.2 oz.) (Including the battery and memory card) Approx. 557 g (Approx. 19.6 oz.) (camera body only)...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 210
    ...-10L Type ...Rechargeable lithium-ion battery Nominal Voltage ...7.4 V DC Nominal Capacity....) C PY O • All data is based on tests by Canon. • Camera specifications or appearance are subject to change... notice. CAUTION RISK OF EXPLOSION IF BATTERY IS REPLACED BY AN INCORRECT TYPE. DISPOSE OF USED...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 211
    Accessories Supplied with Camera DIGITAL CAMERA Solution Disk Battery Pack NB-10L with Terminal Cover* Battery Charger CB-2LC/CB-2LCE* Neck Strap NS... for purchase separately. USB Card Reader Windows/Macintosh Canon-Brand PictBridge Compliant Printers Stereo AV Cable AVC...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 212
    ... may no longer be available. Power Supplies Battery Pack NB-10L Rechargeable lithium-...ACK-DC80 This kit lets you power the camera using household power. Recommended for powering ...time or when connecting to a computer or printer. Cannot be used to charge the camera battery. Using accessories abroad ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 213
    ... HDMI Cable HTC-100 Use this cable to connect the camera to the HDMI terminal on a high-definition TV set. ... is required for attaching a 67 mm filter. C PY O Canon-brand Lens Filter (67 mm dia.)...various effects. A lens filter and the lens cap cannot be attached to the camera at the same time. 213
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 214
    ... Accessories Printers Canon-Brand PictBridge Compliant Printers By connecting your camera to a Canonbrand .... For more information, visit your nearest Canon retailer. SELPHY Series PIXMA Series... accessories (e.g., a leakage and/or explosion of a battery pack). Please note that this warranty does not...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 215
    ... Date/Time Default Settings ...47 DIGITAL CAMERA Solution Disk ...2 Digital Tele-Converter...85 Digital Zoom ...Charging ...14 Power Saving...48, 162, 163 Battery Charger ...2, 212 Beach (Shooting Mode)...62 ...67 Color Swap (Shooting Mode) ...68 Components Guide...38 Compression Ratio (Image Quality) ......
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 216
    ...92 Focus Check ...123 Focusing Range Macro...84 Manual Focus ...93 Focus Lock ...86 Foliage (Shooting ... Macro (Focus Mode) ...84 Magnified Display ...125 Manual Focus (Focus Mode)...93 Memory Cards...16 ... Effect (Shooting Mode) ...64 Powered IS...169 Power Battery, AC Adapter Kit Power Saving ...48, ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 217
    ...28, 89 Travel Abroad ...16, 163, 212 Trimming...140 Troubleshooting...186 Tv (Shooting Mode) ...102 S SCN (Shooting ...71 Snow (Shooting Mode) ...62 Software DIGITAL CAMERA Solution Disk ...2 Installation...34 Software Guide ...2 Transferring Images to a Computer for Viewing ...33 Sound Settings ...44...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 218
    FCC Notice (Digital Camera, Model PC1680 systems) This device complies with Part 15 of... if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications...genuine Canon accessories is recommended. USA and Canada only: The Lithium ion/polymer battery ...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 219
    .../perchlorate/ for details. Battery Charger CB-2LC IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS-SAVE THESE... OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, CAREFULLY FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS. For connection to a supply not in the U.S.A., use an attachment... and 240 V AC. Contact your Canon dealer for information about plug adapter for overseas...
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS | PowerShot SX40 HS Camera User Guide - Page 220
    ... or storing in a retrieval system any part of this guide without the permission of Canon is prohibited. • Canon reserves the right to change the contents ... at any time without prior notice. • Illustrations and screenshots in this guide may differ slightly from the actual equipment. • The above ...



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