Benq G1 User Manual

Operating the camera

Operating the camera

24  Operating the camera
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Operating the camera
Main features
Familiarize yourself with the controls below before you start using the camera.
Mode dial
Rotate the mode dial to select one of the ten shooting modes:
No. Icon
Mode
Description
1
Auto 
(Smart 
Scene)
The camera detects the shooting condition and 
automatically switches to the appropriate scene 
mode. See 
"Auto (Smart scene) mode" on page 37
 
for details.
2
Program
You can configure the appropriate settings to suit 
your shooting environment. See 
"Program mode" 
on page 37
 for details.
3
Shutter 
Priority
You can choose a shutter speed, while the aperture 
value is automatically determined by the lighting 
condition of the subject. See 
"Shutter Priority 
mode" on page 38
 for details.
4
Aperture 
Priority
You can choose an aperture value, while the 
shutter speed is automatically determined by the 
lighting condition of the subject. See 
"Aperture 
Priority mode" on page 38
 for details.
5
Manual
Lets you set both aperture and shutter speed 
manually. See 
"Manual mode" on page 39
 for details.
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