Pentax Optio S40 Review
By Movable Type Admin
Playback Modes & Menu Options
The typical playback screen shows: Date/Time image was taken, File Name/File Number and
the music note denotes that a sound memo was attached to this image. The key icon
means the image has been protected against accidental deletion.
By pressing the Display Button you can show the extended exposure information about the
image and a histogram.
To view in thumbnail mode press the Wide Angle button of the Zoom Control
and go page to page by using the 4-way selector to the left or right.
You can magnify the image by pressing the Zoom button on the Zoom Control, it
will magnify up to 12X. Using the 4-way selector you can move around inside
the enlarged image.
Playback menu options:
Protect - Protect/unprotect images from deletion
The Digital Filter option lets you apply a color filter (B&W, sepia, red, blue, green,
b&w+blue, b&w+red, b&w+green)
or an artistic filter (soft focus or one of three drawing styles) to the
You can record an audio memo up to 30 seconds and attach to an image.
The Movie Playback screens. You can play the movie, adjust volume, frame by frame, pause, fast
forward or rewind with the 4-Way Selector
You can playback audio-only recordings.
When traveling to other countries you can choose to have their local time displayed while taking pictures
or during playback (Display time in 62 cities & 28 time zones).
Setup menu options:
Format - Format SD card
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