(All these screens can be displayed on either the EVF
or the color LCD. The color LCD has more resolution but the EVF is easier
to see when outdoors.)
The AUTO screen display. This is the "point-n-shoot" mode where the
camera sets everything for the user automatically. The only menu options are the image
size / quality and to enable the selftimer.
After half-pressing the shutter release the auto focus and exposure is set and you
will see the selected shutter speed and aperture settings. The "[ ]" in the
center is where the autofocus performs its calculations.
Turning the Mode Dial to the Scene position lets you select a pre-programmed exposure
mode for other than "normal" lighting or subjects.
The menu options for Scene mode inlcude the usual image size/quality, selftimer and setup
items as well as the Scene Position sub-menu with Night, Sport, Scene and Portrait.
The Manual record mode isn't really a true manual mode but it does give you access to a
number of settings not available in Auto mode.
Manual record menu:
QUALITY - Select image size: 3M, 2M, 1M, 0.3M
SELF-TIMER - Enable 10-second selftimer
EV - Exposure compensation -2.1EV to +1.5EV in 0.3EV steps
SETUP - Set LCD backlight or enter SETUP menu
WB - White balance: Auto, Fine, Shade, Daylight Fluorescent, Warm White
Fluorescent, Fluorescent (Cool White), Incandescent Light
A.PRIORITY - Auto or F2.8, F4.8 or F8.2
SHARPNESS - Soft, Normal or Hard
FLASH - Adjust the flash output -0.6, -0.3, 0.0, +0.3, +0.6
Movie record mode screen. The S3000 does not record audio and the optical zoom cannot be
used during movie recording. Movie resolution can be 320x240 or 160x120 at 10 frames per
second. 320x240 movies can be up to 60 seconds in length, 160x120 movies can be up to
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