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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H9



Record Mode Screens & Menus



(All screens can be displayed on the LCD or EVF)

Sony CyberShot DSC-H9

Here is the Auto twilight mode screen display. Minimal information is displayed and only a few parameters such as image size or recording mode can be changed. Upper left is the battery level that's constantly displayed. The image size is "8M"egapixels, the image folder is 101, there's space for 292 shots, a graphical icon of the Memory Stick, steady shot and in the center are the Auto Focus area target marks.




Sony CyberShot DSC-H9

When you half-press the shutter release the AF marks will turn green indicating the area of focus, it will also show the selected shutter speed and aperture.


Sony CyberShot DSC-H9

Here's the screen when using Manual mode, it allows users to select both the shutter speed and aperture value, and displays exposure compensation to inform you if you are about to take a under or over-exposed picture (in this case, -0.3EV underexposed). The live image is displayed with the degree of under or over exposure that would result from current settings.



Sony CyberShot DSC-H9

Night mode is a feature not available on the H7. This uses infrared to take photographs with absolutely no available light (similar to night vision goggles).



Sony DSC-H9

When you rotate the mode dial a "virtual mode dial" is displayed. Select from: AUTO, Program Auto, Shutter-speed priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Movie,Twilight, Landscape, Twilight Portrait, Advanced Sports, Portrait and High Sensitivity.


Sony DSC-H9

Record Manual options:

    Image Size - 8M, 3:2, 5M, 3M, VGA, 16:9
    Color mode - Normal, Vivid, Natural, Sepia, Black & White
    White Balance - Auto, Sunny, Cloudy, Fluorescent (1,2,3), Incandescent, Flash or One-Push custom
    Flash Level - adjust flash intensity from -2 up to +2 in 1/3 increments
    Red Eye Reduction - Auto (only when a face is detected), On, Off
    Contrast - 0, +, -, auto
    Sharpness - 0, +, -
    Steady Shot - Auto, On, Off
    Setup




Sony DSC-H9

The recording screen in the 640 Standard Movie mode. 640 Standard mode is VGA resolution 640 x 480 full screen @ 15fps with audio and the length is limited only by the space available on the memory card.




Sony DSC-H9

Movie mode options:

    Image Size - 640 Fine, 640 Standard, 320
    Color Mode - Normal, Sepia, Black and White
    White Balance - Auto, Sunny, Cloudy, Fluorescent 1, 2, 3, Incandescent, or One-Push custom
    SteadyShot - On, Off



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