Nikon COOLPIX L23 User Manual

Recording Movies

Recording Movies

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Movie Recording and Playback

Recording Movies

Movies with sound can be recorded.

The maximum size for a single movie is 2 GB, and the maximum movie length for a 
single movie is 29 minutes, even when there is sufficient free space on the 
memory card (

A 77).

1

Press the A button and then press 
the multi selector H or I to select 

D, and press the k button.

The camera enters movie mode.

The maximum length of the movie that can 
be recorded is displayed in the monitor 
(

A 77).

The current movie options setting is displayed. The 
default setting is y VGA (640×480) (

A 77).

2

Press the shutter-release button all 
the way down to start recording a 
movie.

The camera focuses when the shutter-release 
button is pressed halfway, and the focus 
remains locked while the shutter-release 
button is pressed halfway. Focus is locked 
while recording. 

The approximate remaining movie length is displayed during recording. If recording 
time runs out, recording stops automatically.

3

Press the shutter-release button to end recording.

B

While the Camera Is Saving Movies

After movie recording stops, the camera saves the movie and then switches to the shooting screen 
when saving is complete. Do not open the battery-chamber/memory card slot cover before the 
camera switches to the shooting screen. Removing the memory card or the batteries while a movie 
is being saved may result in loss of the movie data or damage to the camera or the memory card.

Movie

1 2 s

1 2 s

Movie options

6 s

6 s