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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W35

Record Mode Screens & Menus

Sony CyberShot DSC-W35

Here is the Auto mode screen display. Minimal information is displayed and only a few parameters such as image size or recording mode can be changed. The image size is "7M"egapixels, the image folder is 101, there's space for 16 shots, a graphical icon of the Memory Stick's available space, in the center are the Auto Focus area target marks and the SAF on the bottom indicates Single Autofocus mode.

Sony CyberShot DSC-W35

This is a "P"rogram AE screen. Top left shows the battery level (full). Program mode is much like Auto, however, it allows for a wide variety of parameters to be set, see the record menu below.

Sony CyberShot DSC-W35

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-W35

The 16:9 Wide mode allows you to make pictures that are sized to fit on modern HDTV display screens.

Sony DSC-W35

If the Function Guide option is enabled whenever menu icons are selected, such as a specific shooting function or scene mode, a text explanation is displayed on the LCD making it easier to take a great shot.

Sony DSC-W35

When you rotate the mode dial a "virtual mode dial" is displayed. Select from: AUTO, Program AE, Movie, Snow, Beach, Landscape, Twilight, Twilight portrait, Soft Snap or High Sensitivity (ISO).

Sony DSC-W35

Record options for Program mode:

    Color Mode - Normal, Rich, Natural, Sepia, Black & White

    Focus - Multi AF, Center AF, 0.5m, 1.0m, 3.0m, 7.0m or Infinity

    Metering - Multi-pattern (default), Center or Spot

    White Balance - Auto, Sunny, Cloudy, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Flash

    ISO - Auto or fixed at 100, 200, 400, 800, 1000

    Picture Quality - Fine or Standard

    Mode - Normal, Burst or Multi Burst

    Multi Burst - 1/7.5, 1/15 or 1/30 (option appears only when mode is Multi Burst)

    Flash Level - High, Normal or Low

    Contrast - Default is 0 but may be + or -

    Sharpness - Default is 0 but may be + or -

    Setup - Enter the Setup sub menu

Sony DSC-W35

Pressing the resolution/delete button allows you to choose the desired image size mode: 7M, 3:2, 5M. 3M, 2M, VGA, 16:9.

Sony DSC-W35

The W35 has an excellent macro focus mode that works as close as 2cm (0.74 inches) from the lens. Use of a tripod is strongly recommended!

Sony DSC-W35

The screen in the 640 Fine Movie mode. Fine mode is VGA resolution 640 x 480 full screen @ 30fps with audio and the length is limited only by the space available on the memory card. Because sound is recorded, the optical zoom must be preset to the desired focal length before recording starts.

Approx. Storage Capacity

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T50

Sony DSC-W35

Movie resolution can be set to 640 Fine (30fps), 640 Standard (16 fps) or 160 for E-mail (160x120, 8.3 fps).

Movie menu options:

    Color Mode - Normal, Sepia, Black & White

    Focus - Multi AF, Center AF, 0.5m, 1.0m, 3.0m, 7.0m or Infinity

    Metering - Multi-pattern (default), Center or Spot

    White Balance - Auto, Sunny, Cloudy, Fluorescent or Incandescent

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