Pentax Optio 30 Review

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Pentax Optio 30

Playback Screens & Menus

(Note: The Optio 30 does not have Audio/Video out capabilities, so we are showing screen captures from the Optio 33L. Some menus and options may vary).

The Instant Review button brings up the last image captured in full screen mode with the exposure data information overlayed.

Pentax Optio 30

Like in Record mode, you can enable the histogram during Play mode.

Pentax Optio 30

Pressing the Zoom-Wide button brings up the thumbnail index mode, here you can quickly search through the stored images and select one for full screen playback.

Pentax Optio 30

While an image is displayed full screen you can magnify it by pressing the Zoom-Telephoto button. Once magnified you can scroll around inside of it using the 4-way selector. You can enlarge up to 8x in 0.1x steps.

Pentax Optio 30

Movie clips playback fullscreen, the 4-way selector acts as the start, stop and pause control. You can pause a movie and play it forwards or backwards one frame at a time.

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