PowerShot A495

PowerShot A495

Playback Screens & Menus


Pressing the Play button enters the camera into playback mode, which will display that last image captured, or the last image that you have looked at based on the current camera settings. The DISP. button allows you to change the amount of shooting information that is shown about the current image.

canon_a495_play_index_anim.gifIndex mode can be accessed by pressing the wide side of the zoom lever. Index mode allows you to quickly search through the images that you have stored on your memory card by viewing the thumbnails that are displayed.

canon_a495_play_jump.JPGPressing the Up button on the 4-way controller allows the camera to "jump" 10 or 100 images at a time, as well as by movie, to first, people or shot date.

canon_a495_play_zoom_anim.gifPressing the Telephoto side of the zoom lever allows you to zoom in on your saved images. Once you have zoomed in, you can use the 4-way controller to scroll around your images.


Playback Menu:

    Info Display - Off, Standard, Detailed, Focus Check 
    Slide Show
     - Runs a slide show of all the images on the memory card 
    Erase All - Erase all images from the memory card 
    Protect - Protect an image from being deleted 
    Rotate - Change the orientation of your image by 90° at a time 
    Red Eye Correction - Removes redness from the eyes of your subjects 
    Resize - Save a smaller copy of a photograph 
    Resume - Select the image that will be seen when you turn the camera to playback mode 
    Transition - Select a transition for browsing your photos

canon_a495_play_resize.JPGResize allows you to make a copy smaller copy of any image that is already saved on your memory card. This is a fast and easy way to resize your images for uploading the web or sending to friends and family via email.

canon_a495_play_rotate.JPGRotate allows you to change the orientation of an image by 90° at a time.


Print Menu:

    Select Images & Qty.
    Select All Images
    Clear All Selections
    Print Settings

canon_a495_play_movie.JPGVideos can be played back on the camera's LCD screen or on a TV via the A/V cable. The VCR/DVR-like controls allow for easy frame-by-frame control over the video.


Camera Setup Menu:

    Mute - On or Off 
    Volume - Change the volume for the different sounds and movie playback 
    Start-up Image - On or Off 
    Format - Format the memory card 
    File Numbering - Continuous, Auto Reset 
    Create Folder - Create a folder on the memory card for saving your photographs 
    Lens Retract - 0 sec, 1 min 
    Power Saving - Auto Power Down (On or Off), Display Off (10, 20, 30 seconds, 1, 2, 3 minutes) 
    Date/Time - Set the date and time 
    Video System - NTSC or PAL 
    Language - Choose from one of the many languages 
    Reset All - Reset all options back to the factory defaults

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