Other Camera Features These other features are also present in the camera. However, knowledge or application of these features are not necessary to achieve high quality video images. Sometimes, using these features can result in poorer images.
Backlight Function For use on silhouetted images Engaging the button will brighten the foreground and darken the background to give a more even image Adjust your lights to achieve your desired image!
Image Stabilization Steady shot Smoothen shake and jitter Optical / Electronic image stabilizer Use a tripod or rig if you want steady camera movements!
Still Photo Capabilities Why are you taking still photos using a video camera??
Interval Recording Records footage in segments E.g. every 10, 20, 30 minutes This function is very useful for filming time lapse sequences However, the camera cannot be left on its own, and must still be looked after all the time!
Low Light / Gain Boost Grain / Pixels Poor image quality Short cut!
Tripod Components Extendable height Number of sections Fluid head Lever balancing