The camera lets you shoot completely automatic or take various levels of control. Creative Zone modes include Program AE, Shutter Priority AE, Aperture Priority AE, Manual and Custom. Image Zone modes include Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene, Fast Shutter, Slow Shutter, Stitch Assist and Movie.
The camera sets all parameters for the user, providing point-and-shoot simplicity.
Easy-to-use guidelines simplify the shooting of aligned multiple frames that can later be combined (using bundled software) to create panoramic photos.
The camera uses larger apertures for reduced depth-of-field, bringing the subject into focus while blurring the background.
QQVGA, QVGA, VGA with audio for continuous recording. Unwanted scenes can be deleted in playback mode.
The camera uses smaller apertures when possible for increased depth-of-field.
The camera automatically and intelligently selects the aperture/shutter speed combination based on shooting condition.
Slow-sync flash is expertly combined with appropriate ambient light exposure to properly expose both subject and background.
Shutter Speed Priority
The user selects the shutter speed, and the camera automatically selects the appropriate aperture.
Ideal for sports, this setting uses high shutter speeds to stop the action of fast-moving subjects.
The user sets the aperture, controlling depth-of-field. The camera automatically selects the appropriate shutter speed.
The camera sets a slow shutter speed to intentionally blur moving subjects or otherwise create dramatic long-exposure effects.
The user has complete control over exposure, selecting both aperture and shutter speed manually.
The Movie mode has been enhanced to let you capture gorgeous VGA-size movies (640x480) at 10 frames per second.
Photo Effects are an easy way to add creative dimension to your photography, with settings including Vivid, Neutral, Low Sharpening, Sepia, Black & White and Custom.
In Av and Tv modes, a Safety Shift function is available to eliminate exposure errors: the camera will automatically change shutter speed or aperture to work within the ambient brightness conditions.