Benq G1 User Manual

Using the self timer

Using the self timer

34  Operating the camera
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To select a flash mode:
1. Set the mode dial to the desired shooting 
mode.
2. Press   to enter the Flash mode menu.
3. Use the wheel dial or press 
 or   to select 
your desired flash mode.
4. Press 
 to confirm.
Using the self-timer
This feature allows you to set the self-timer settings.
Slow Sync
Fires the flash immediately at the beginning 
of exposure with a longer shutter speed, so 
balanced ambient lighting of the foreground 
subject and background scene can be 
reached in a low-light environment.
Force Off
The flash does not fire. Select this mode 
when flash photography is prohibited, or 
when the distance to the subject is beyond 
the effective range of the flash.
The flash mode is not available in Continuous Shooting, Background defocus, and 
Handheld Night Shot modes.
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Mode
Description
Off
Takes one picture at a time.
 
10 Sec.
 / 
2 Sec.
Automatically takes a picture after 2 or 10-
second delay. This mode is useful when you 
want to be part of the picture.
Smile
Takes one picture at a time if the camera 
detects a smile using face detection.
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Mode
Description
Flash
Auto Flash
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