Sony DSC-V1 Review
By Movable Type Admin
Playback Mode Screens & Menus
Playback screen has icons for battery condition, image size, picture number / total number
of pictures. Across the bottom is the folder name, image file number and time and date.
Pressing the Monitor button toggles the display of the exposure compensation, aperture,
shutter speed and the histogram graph. Press it again to clear all of the overlay
information for playback on the TV screen.
While viewing a picture fullscreen you can toggle the telephoto zoom control and
zoom-in to the image in multiple steps up to 5x. Once magnified you can scroll around
inside of the image using the 4-way selector.
Playback index mode, nine thumbnail size images are displayed per page. You can quickly
search through the stored images and display one full screen.
While in Index mode you can call up two pages of image information, the first screen
displays the aperture, shutter speed, exposure compensation and ISO speed.
The second information screen displays the metering and flash mode and the white
Movie clip playback screen, audio is replayed through built in speaker.
Still image playback mode options:
Protect - Protect/unprotect images from accidental erasure
DPOF - Attach DPOF printing information to image(s)
Slide - Start slideshow, set interval time between images
Resize - Resize image to 5.0M, 3.1M, 1.2M or VGA
Rotate - Rotate portrait mode images for TV display
Divide - Divide MPEG movie clips
SETUP options - CAMERA menu:
AF Mode - Single, Monitor, Continuous
Smart Zoom - Enable or disable the 4x digital zoom
Date/Time - Enable date or time+date stamping on the image
Red Eye Reduction - Enable/disable the flash Red-Eye mode
Hologram AF - Auto or Off
Bracket Step - Set the step value at 1.0, 0.7 or 0.3EV
Hot Shoe - Enable or disable the flash hot shoe contact
Zoom Lever - Set the direction of the zoom lens control lever
SETUP menu options:
File Number - SERIES (sequential auto number) or RESET
CreateREC.Folder - Create a new folder for storing images
ChangeREC.Folder - Select a different folder
Power Save - On or Off
LCD Brightness - Bright, Normal or Dark
LCD Backlight - Bright, Normal or Dark
Beep - Camera "beep" sounds: Shutter, On, Off
Language - Menu language
Clock Set - Set the internal clock
USB Connect - USB protocol, PTP or Normal
Video Out - NTSC or PAL signal timing
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