Nikon COOLPIX S210 Owner Manual

Taking Pictures with the Self timer

Taking Pictures with the Self timer

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Taking Pictures with the Self-timer

The camera is equipped with a ten-second and two-second timer for self-portraits. 
When using the self-timer, use of a tripod is recommended. 

1

Press 

n (self-timer).

The self-timer menu is displayed.

2

Use the multi selector to choose 10 s or 2 s 
and press 

k.

10 s (ten seconds): Suited for important occasions 

(such as weddings)

2 s (two seconds):

Suited for preventing camera shake

The mode selected for self-timer is displayed.

If a setting is not applied by pressing 

k within a few seconds, the selection will be 

cancelled.

3

Frame the picture and press the 
shutter-release button halfway.

Focus and exposure will be set.

4

Press the shutter-release button the 
rest of the way down.

The self-timer starts, and the number of 
seconds remaining before the shutter is 
released is displayed in the monitor. The self-
timer lamp blinks while the timer is counting 
down. About one second before the shutter is 
released, the lamp remains lit and stops 
blinking.

To stop the timer before a picture is taken, press 
the shutter-release button again.

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10s

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