SP-600 UZ

SP-600 UZ

Record Screens & Menus


On the record screen you have the option to change the amount of information that is shown on the screen. Besides the standard information, which includes the quick menu, number of shots and movie length, you can also turn all of the information off or add more details including a histogram.

olympus_sp600uz_rec_ready.JPGHalf pressing the shutter release allows the camera to lock its focus and exposure settings. The green rectangle shows the focus point of the camera, and at the bottom of the screen you can see the exposure information (1/8, F4.3).

olympus_sp600uz_rec_manual.JPGIn order to make this camera as easy to use as possible, Olympus has added an in-camera manual so you can look up a function and learn about the camera at any time, the only thing you have to do is press the "?" button on the back.

By combining the menu and quick menu options into a single button, you won't have to remember which button works which menu. If the setting you are looking for is not in the quick menu, you will have to select the "setup" option at the bottom to enter the main menu.

When you select the "SCeNe" mode, you list of scene modes will appear directly beneath it and can be selected the same way. The SCeNe modes are: Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene, Night + Portrait, Sport, Indoor, Candle, Self Portrait, Sunset, Fireworks, Cuisine, Documents, Beach & Snow, Pet.

Rec. Menu:
  • Image Size - 12M, 8M, 5M, 3M, 2M, 1M, VGA (640x480), 16:9 L, 16:9 S
  • Compression - Fine, Normal
  • Shadow Adjust - Auto, Off, On
  • AF Mode - Face/iESP, Spot, AF Tracking
  • Metering - ESP, Spot
  • Fine Zoom - On, Off
  • Digital Zoom - On, Off
  • Voice Recording - On, Off
  • Image Stabilizer - On, Off
  • AF Illumination - On or Off
  • Icon Guide - On, Off

Video REC Menu:
  • Image Size - 720p, VGA, QVGA
  • Image Quality - Fine, Normal
  • IS Movie Mode - On, Off
  • Audio Recording - On, Off
  • FullTime AF - On or Off

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