Canon LEGRIA HV40 Instruction Manual

Recording Programs

Recording Programs

 Using the Recording Programs

Advanced Functions

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Using the Recording Programs

Recording Programs

Auto

The camcorder adjusts the focus, 
exposure and other settings 
automatically, allowing you to just 
point and shoot.

Special Scene Recording Programs (

46)

[

PORTRAIT]

The camcorder uses a 
large aperture, achieving a 
focus on the subject while 
blurring other distracting 
details.

[

SNOW]

Use this mode to record 
in bright ski resorts. It 
prevents the subject from 
being underexposed.

[

CINE  MODE]* 

Give a cinematic look to 
your recordings.

*  

only.

[

SPORTS]

Use this mode to record 
sports scenes such as 
tennis or golf.

[

BEACH]

Use this mode to record 
on a sunny beach. It 
prevents the subject from 
being underexposed.

[

SPOTLIGHT]

Use this mode to record 
spotlit scenes.

[

NIGHT]

Use this mode to record in 
low-light conditions.

[

SUNSET]

Use this mode to record 
sunsets in vibrant colors.

[

FIREWORKS]

Use this mode to record 
fireworks.

[

PROGRAM AE]

The camcorder sets the 
aperture and shutter speed.

[

SHUTTER-PRIO. AE]

You select the shutter 
speed.

[

APERTURE-PRIO. AE]

You select the aperture 
value.

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Flexible Recording Programs (

44)