Panasonic PV-GS320 Operating Instruction

Recording yourself, Backlight compensation function

Recording yourself, Backlight compensation function

Record mode

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Digital zoom function

If the zoom magnification exceeds 10 times, then 
the digital zoom function will be activated. The 
digital zoom function allows you to select a 
magnification from 25

k to 700k.

≥Set to Tape Recording Mode.

1

Set [ADVANCED] >> [D.ZOOM] >> [25

k] or 

[700

k].

[OFF]: Optical zoom only (Up to 10

k)

[25

k]: Digital zoom (Up to 25k)

[700

k]: Digital zoom (Up to 700k)

≥The larger the digital zoom magnification, the 

more the image quality is degraded.

≥When the Card Recording mode is used, the 

digital zoom function cannot be used.

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About the variable speed zoom 
function

≥The zoom speed varies according to the amount 

of movement of the [W/T] lever.

≥The variable speed zoom function cannot be 

used with the remote control.

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To use the zoom microphone function

Interlocked with the zooming operation, the 
microphone will clearly capture sounds far away 
with the tele-shot or those in the vicinity with the 
wide-angle shot.
≥Set to Tape Recording Mode.

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Set [ADVANCED] >> [ZOOM MIC] >> [ON].

Recording yourself

You can record yourself while viewing the LCD 
monitor. You can record persons in front of the 
Camcorder while presenting them the image. The 
image is horizontally flipped as if you see a mirror 
image. (However the image to be recorded is not 
altered.) 
≥Extend the viewfinder to see the picture 

while recording.

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Rotate the LCD monitor towards the lens side.

≥When the Wide function is set, a vertically oriented 

display appears on the viewfinder screen, this is 
normal and not indicative of any trouble.

≥When the LCD monitor is rotated towards the 

lens side, the icon will not be displayed even if 
you push the center of the joystick.

Backlight compensation function

This protects a backlit subject from being darkened.
≥Set to Tape/Card Recording Mode.

1

Press the joystick to display the icon. Move 
the joystick down until icon 

1 appears.

2

Move the joystick up to select the backlight 
compensation icon [

].

≥The [BACKLIGHT COMPENSATION ON] 

indication appears on the screen of the 
Camcorder.

≥The image on the screen will become 

brighter.

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To return to normal recording

Select the [

] icon again.

≥The [BACKLIGHT COMPENSATION OFF] 

indication appears on the screen of the 
Camcorder.

≥Backlight compensation is canceled when you 

turn off the power or operate the mode dial.

≥Backlight compensation is canceled when you 

activate the MagicPix function.

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