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Playback Modes & Menu Options



Minolta DiMAGE Z1

A typical Play mode screen. When you flip the Mode Switch to the Play position the last image captured is displayed full screen with overlay data for file folder and number, image resolution and quality, time and date. This same display is also shown when using the QuickView function from Record mode.


Minolta DiMAGE Z1

Pressing the "i+" button in the center of the display switch toggles between the full screen display, full screen w/out overlay and the index mode shown above.



Minolta DiMAGE Z1

When an image is displayed full screen in Play or QuickView mode you can press the Up switch to display the histogram along with the shutter speed, aperture, white balance setting, ISO speed and exposure compensation.



Minolta DiMAGE Z1

The full screen playback image can be enlarged up to 6x in many incremental steps by pressing the magnification button and then using the up or down portion of the 4-way controller. To scroll around, press the center button and then use the 4-way selector, press the center button again to return to zoom mode.



Minolta DiMAGE Z1

Movie clips can be viewed on the EVF, LCD or a television if you have hooked up the audio-video cable. The audio portion can be heard on the internal speaker when played back in-camera.


Minolta DiMAGE Z1

Movies play back in full-screen mode on the camera's LCD or TV set.





Minolta DiMAGE Z1

The Play mode menu:

Page 1

    Delete - Delete current frame, marked frames or all frames
    Format - Format the CF card
    Lock - Lock (protect) current frame, marked frames, all frames

Page 2

    Slideshow - Start automatic playback
    Playback - Select frames for slideshow
    Duration - Select the duration each image is displayed
    Repeat - Repeat when last image is displayed

Page 3

    DPOF set - Set printing information
    Index Print - Print index sheet
    Copy - Copy images between cards
    Email copy - Create smaller size image for email
    Image size - Select email image size





Minolta DiMAGE Z1

SETUP menu options:

    Page 1

      LCDbrightness - Adjust the LCD brightness
      Power save - 1, 3, 5 or 10 minutes to auto power off
      Instant playback - 10s, 2s, none
      Lens accessory - On or Off
      Language - Chose the menu language

    Page 2

      File#memory - Sequentially number images
      Folder name - Choose the method for creating folder names
      Audio signals - Choose a sound effect for camera beeps
      Shutter FX - Choose a sound effect for the shutter
      Volume - Adjust the volume of sound effects

    Page 3

      Reset default - Return all settings to factory default
      Noise reduction - On or Off
      Date/Time set - Set the time and date
      Date imprint - On or Off

    Page 4

      Video output - NTSC or PAL format









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