Olympus D-580 Zoom Review
By Movable Type Admin
Playback Screens & Menus
You can playback captured images by pressing the QUICK VIEW button when the lens
barrier is closed or when in record mode.
In the playback menu you can enable the INFO option to display information
including the quality (SHQ), Image Size (2288x1712), Exposure Comp., White Balance, the Date/Time and the File
Press the zoom lens control to the wideangle position to activate the index playback
mode. In the menu you can select the number of images to display per screen
as 4, 9 or 16.
Pressing the zoom control to the telephoto position will enlarge the image on the
screen. There are several magnifications available from 1.5x to 4x. Once the image
is enlarged you can scroll around inside of it using the 4-way jog control.
Pressing the MENU button while in playback mode brings up this screen of options:
Slide Show playback
Erase - Delete images
INFO - Display image information
MODE MENU - leads to four sub-menus for PLAY, EDIT, CARD and SETUP:
Rotate - Rotate image 90% left or right
Print Order - Select images for future printing
Sound - Adds a sound recording to a still picture you have already taken
Sepia - Converts image to sepia
Resize - Resizes image to 640x480 or 320x240
During sound recording, the 580 presents a bar graph of the remaining time available;
recording is limited to about four seconds.
To playback a movie, first select it in review mode, then depress the OK (menu) button.
In the movie playback mode you can playback entire movie clips or frame by frame.
The Mode menu provides an indexing option that allows you to save individual frames
as still pictures, and an editing function that allows you to shorten the movie.
During playback, the right and left buttons of the 4-way controller are used as
fast-forward and fast-rewind controls.
Information is displayed on total and elapsed time of the clip.
When the camera is connected to a PictBridge-compatible printer, the PRINT MODE SELECT screen is presented on the monitor. You can choose from the following print modes:
All Print - Prints all the pictures stored on the card
Multi Print - Prints one picture in a multiple layout format
All Index - Prints an index of all pictures stored on the card
Print Order - Prints the pictures according to the print reservation data on the card
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