Self timer Recording
You can make a recording with the self timer when the SELFTIMER mode is set to ON (2SEC or
10SEC) in the menu system. This mode is useful when you want to make a recording at yourself.
(1) Press SELF TIMER to display
in the viewfinder while the camcorder is in Standby mode.
(2) Press START/STOP.
Self timer starts counting down with a beep sound, then recording starts automatically at the time you
To stop self timer recording
Use the Remote Commander for convenience.
To cancel self timer recording
Press SELF TIMER so that
disappears from the viewfinder while the camcorder is in Standby mode.
Self timer recording mode is canceled when
Self timer recording is finished.
Power switch is set to OFF or VTR.
Standby selector is set to LOCK.
Interval recording starts.
Cut recording starts.
To change the time for self timer recording
Set it at the SELFTIMER mode in the menu system (page 20).
To use photo recording with self timer recording
Set the standby selector to PHOTO STANDBY, press SELF TIMER, and press PHOTO.
Self timer starts counting down with a beep sound, then photo recording starts automatically at the time you
set (page 27).
Note that self timer recording will not function when you press SELF TIMER if you keep pressing PHOTO
lightly. In this case, release PHOTO once and start from step 1 again.