Canon Powershot SD770 IS Review

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Playback Modes & Menus



Canon Powershot SD770 IS

When you select Playback mode the last picture taken is displayed. You can move backward or forward through the images using the LEFT and RIGHT buttons. The amount of overlay information displayed is controlled by pressing the DISP button. There are several different display settings including one with a histogram, which also displays overexposed areas in your photograph.



Canon Powershot SD770 IS

You can quickly search through stored images using the Index playback function which is actuated by pressing the Wide zoom control button. Nine thumbnail size images will be displayed and you can select one using the LEFT or RIGHT buttons and then pressing the Telephoto zoom button. Pressing the Wide button again will put you in jump mode where you can backward or forward a page at a time.



Canon Powershot SD770 IS

The image can be magnified up to 10x in ten steps by pressing the telephoto zoom button. Once the image is enlarged at any step, you can move around inside of it using the 4-way selector buttons.



Canon Powershot SD770 IS

Movie clips can be played in the camera with audio thanks to the built-in speaker. VCR-like controls make playback a breeze.



Canon Powershot SD770 IS

You can also edit your movies inside the camera without a computer.





Canon Powershot SD770 IS

Play Menu:

    Slide Show - Plays a slide show of all of the images on the camera
    My Category - Allows you to view your pictures by category or allows
      you to label pictures with categories
    Erase - Allows you to erase one or all of the images on the memory card
    Protect - Allows you to protect images from being deleted
    Red-Eye Correction - Removes Red-Eye from your images
    Trimming - Allows you to crop your images inside the camera
    Resize - Save the current image at a smaller resolution
    My Colors - Change the color scheme of the photo
    Sound Memo - Record a message to go along with a photo
    Sound Recorder - Use camera as a portable sound recorder
    Rotate - Rotates the image 90° at a time
    Transfer Order - Choose the order and Quantity of images to print
    Resume - Last Seen or Last Shot
    Transition - Choose a transition for viewing your photographs




Canon Powershot SD770 IS

For proper display on a TV screen you use the Rotate option on any pictures that you have taken in portrait (vertical) mode.



Canon Powershot SD770 IS

The camera allows you to resize your images inside the camera, which is useful when preparing files for sharing or uploading the internet, or if you are running out of room on your memory card and don't want to delete any.



Canon Powershot SD770 IS

Setup Menu:

    Mute - On or Off
    Volume - Adjust the volume of the different camera sounds
    LCD Brightness - Adjust the brightness of the LCD
    Power Saving - Auto Power Down, Display Off settings
    Time Zone - Set your home and travel time zones
    Date/Time - Set the date and time
    Clock Display - 0-10 sec., 20sec., 30 sec., 1-3 min.
    Format - Format the memory card
    File Numbering - Continuous, Auto Reset
    Create Folder - Create a storage folder for your images
    Auto Rotate - On or Off
    Lens Retract - 0 sec., 1 min.
    Language - Choose from one of the 25 languages
    Video System - NTSC, PAL
    Print Method - Auto, PictBridge
    Reset All - Reset the camera to the factory defaults




Canon Powershot SD770 IS

The MyCamera sub-menu lets you customize the camera's theme, startup and shutdown screens and the camera's sound effects. When you install the included software you will find a wealth of themes, startup screens and sounds to choose from our custom build your own.





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