The S1 Pro's recording and playback functions are controlled via the small data display and the large color LCD on the back. The Setup menus (see below) are navigated with the 4-way jog switch on the right and selections are made by pressing the EXE button. The menu is enabled by pressing the MENU button, the CANCEL button is used to cancel certain menu operations.
To save battery power when in
the field all of the recording features can be changed via the low-power data
Animated view of the three main screens while in record mode. You change the screens by pressing the FUNC button and change individual options by pressing the button below the option you are changing.
The first screen is a status display that tells you the current ISO sensitivity, battery condition, which memory card is active (CF or SM), the current time and date as set iand the number of pictures remaining at the current size and quality setting.
Screen two lets you change the white balance (WB), options are Auto, Sunny, Cloudy, Flourescent 1, 2 or 3, Incandescent or manually set the white point. The ISO sensitivity options are: 320, 400, 800 or 1600. The image quality options for JPEG images are Basic, Normal or Fine. The image size options are: 1440 x 960, 2304 x 1536 or 3040 x 2016.
Screen three lets you change the Color modes between Standard, High (higher
density), Org (lower density than standard for post processing) and Black and
White. The Tone option alters the contrast between Standard, Hard or Org.
The Sharpness options are Standard, Hard or Off. The final option enables
or disables multi-exposure mode.
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