Nikon COOLPIX S210 Owner Manual

A Image Mode

A Image Mode

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Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu

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A Image Mode

Pictures taken with a digital camera are recorded as image files. The size of the 
files, and with it the number of images that can be recorded, depends on the size 
and quality of the images. Before shooting, choose an image mode according to 
how you plan to use the picture.

The icon for the current setting is displayed in the monitor in shooting and 
playback modes (

A 6, 7).

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Image Mode

Changes made to these settings apply to all shooting modes (except movie menu).

Option

Size (pixels)

Description

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High (3264P)

3,264 

× 2,448

Highest quality, suitable for enlargements 
or high-quality prints. The compression 
ratio is approximately 1:4.

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Normal (3264) 
(default setting)

3,264 

× 2,448

Best choice in most situations. The 
compression ratio is approximately 1:8.

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Normal (2592)

2,592 

× 1,944

M

Normal (2048)

2,048 

× 1,536

Smaller size allows more pictures to be 
stored. The compression ratio is 
approximately 1:8.

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PC screen (1024)

1,024 

× 768

Suited to display on a computer monitor. 
The compression ratio is approximately 1:8.

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TV screen (640)

640 

× 480

Suited to full-screen display on a television, 
or distribution by e-mail or the web. The 
compression ratio is approximately 1:8.

P

16:9 (1920)

1,920 

× 1,080

Pictures with an aspect ratio of 16:9 can be 
taken. The compression ratio is 
approximately 1:8.