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GR-SZ3000 EN Warning on lithium battery Crossed Out Dust Bin Mark The rating plate (serial number plate) of the AC Power Adapter/Charger is on its bottom. Using This Instruction Manual It is recommended that you . . . 2SAFETY PRECAUTIONS WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR SHOCK HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS UNIT TO RAIN OR MOISTURE. 3MAJOR FEATURES CONTENTS EN 3 GETTING STARTED 4 RECORDING 11 PLAYBACK 28 EDITING 33 USING REMOTE CONTROL UNIT 38 TROUBLESHOOTING 42 INDEX 44 CAUTIONS 47 SPECIFICATIONS 49 GETTING STARTED RECORDING PLAYBACK EDITING PROVIDED ACCESSORIES ATTENTION: 4Power No function is available without power supply. Use only specified power supply. Do not use provided power supply units with other equipment. CHARGING THE BATTERY PACK ATTACH BATTERY PACK DETACH BATTERY PACK ATTACH BATTERY PACK DETACH BATTERY PACK **REFRESH To discharge the battery . . . 5EN 5 USING AC POWER USING A CAR BATTERY 6 (cont.) Clock (Lithium) Battery Insertion/Removal SWITCH OFF POWER OPEN COVER REMOVE BATTERY (when replacing) CLOSE COVER pg. 2) for information on safe handling of lithium batteries. Viewfinder Adjustment POSITION VIEWFINDER ADJUST DIOPTER 7Date/Time Setting SET DATE/TIME START CLOCK OPERATION 8 (cont.) Tape Length Setting SET TAPE LENGTH The tape remaining time ( pg. 11) displayed in the viewfinder is correct only if the correct tape length has been selected. Recording Format Setting SET RECORDING FORMAT Super VHS recordings cannot be made on VHS-C tapes. COMPATIBILITY BETWEEN S-VHS AND VHS Recording Playback Playback 9Loading/Unloading A Cassette OPEN CASSETTE HOLDER INSERT/REMOVE CASSETTE CLOSE CASSETTE HOLDER 10Grip Adjustment (cont.) EXPAND LOOP INSERT HAND ADJUST STRAP LENGTH Shoulder Strap Attachment ATTACH STRAP ADJUST LENGTH Tripod Mounting 11 Basic Recording LOAD A CASSETTE ENTER RECORDSTANDBY MODE START SHOOTING STOP RECORDING 12 Basic Features 14 Advanced Features Programme AE With Special Effects Only one effect can be engaged at a time. The screen becomes slightly reddish when the Fade/ Wipe ( pg. 19) is used in the Sepia mode. The screen becomes slightly dark in the High Speed Shutter mode. Use in well-lighted situations. 16 Advanced Features (cont.) Focusing Auto Focus Focus Lock LOCK FOCUS RELEASE FOCUS LOCK When shooting a subject close to the lens, zoom-out first ( pg. 25) is activated, the camcorder will not zoom out automatically. EN 17 Manual Focus 17ADJUST FOCUS To nearer subject To farther subject . . . LOCK FOCUS RELEASE MANUAL FOCUS MODE 18 Advanced Features (cont.) Picture Stabilizer ACTIVATE PICTURE STABILIZER When shooting subjects with vertical or horizontal stripes When shooting dark or dim subjects When shooting subjects with excessive backlighting When shooting scenes with movement in various directions When shooting scenes with low-contrast backgrounds Switch off Picture Stabilizer when recording with the camcorder on a tripod. Exposure Control BRIGHTEN IMAGE DARKEN IMAGE RESTORE INITIAL SETTING EN 19 [Ex. : Black Fader] Fade/Wipe 19ENGAGE FADE- OR WIPE- STANDBY MODE START RECORDING END RECORDING TO CANCEL FADE- OR WIPE- STANDBY MODE Black Fader Mosaic Fader Shutter Wipe Slide Wipe The screen becomes slightly reddish when the Fade/Wipe is used with Sepia 20 Advanced Features (cont.) Wide ENGAGE WIDE MODE To recall a title, press SET again. RESTORE NORMAL SCREEN Instant Titles DISPLAY SELECT PRESET TITLE To delete the Instant Titles during recording, press SELECT repeatedly until appears then press SET. 21Character Generator ACCESS CHARACTER SET MENU INPUT CHARACTERS END CHARACTER SETTING To display the characters you have set Instant Titles ( pg. 20) or Date/Time/Character Insert pg. 22). Characters may be set only in the Record-Standby mode. 22 Advanced Features (cont.) Date/Time Character Insert DISPLAY SELECT DISPLAY CHOOSE DISPLAY MODE 23Manual White Balance Adjustment (M.W.B.) SELECT WHITE BALANCE ADJUST FOCUS ADJUST WHITE BALANCE White balance mode indicator SELECT SET PROGRAM AE select dial PAUSE 24Using Menu For Detailed Adjustment The menu is available only in the Record-Standby mode. MAKE SETTING If you select Gain Up, Tele Macro, Interval Timer, Rec Time, JLIP ID NO. or Tally. . . . If you select Set Character or Date/Time, . . . Advanced Features (cont.) 25MENU 26 Advanced Features (cont.) Self-Timer Make sure the camcorder is in the Record-Standby mode before performing the following steps. SET INTERVAL TIME START DELAYED RECORDING To Release Self-Timer . . . 27Animation Make sure the camcorder is in the Record-Standby mode before performing the following steps. SET RECORDING TIME START RECORDING ASSEMBLE SERIES OF PICTURES RELEASE ANIMATION MODE For best results, make sure the camcorder is secured when shooting in Animation or Time-Lapse mode. Fade/Wipe-in/out cannot be performed during Animation or Time-Lapse shooting. Time-Lapse Make sure the camcorder is in the Record-Standby mode before performing the following steps. SET INTERVAL BETWEEN RECORDINGS SET RECORDING TIME START TIME-LAPSE RECORDING RELEASE TIME-LAPSE MODE 28 Basic Connections When the S-VIDEO cable is not used. B. Connection To a TV or VCR equipped with a SCART connector compatible with Y/C signal C. Connection To a TV or VCR equipped with an S-VIDEO IN and/or A/V input (RCA type) connectors *jack cover: When connecting the cables, open the jack cover. 29C: Connection to a TV or VCR equipped with an S-VIDEO IN and/or A/V input (RCA type) connectors Use the provided A/V cable and S-VIDEO cable. D: Connection to a TV with NO A/V Input Connectors (Playback ONLY) Use the provided A/V cable and cable adapter. SET Y/C/CVBS SWITCH B: Connection to a TV or VCR equipped with a SCART connector compatible with Y/C signals Use the Provided S-VIDEO cable, A/V cable and cable adapter. SET Y/C/CVBS SWITCH 30 Basic Playback Make sure you connect your camcorder as directed in Basic Connections ( 2 3 4 Z LOAD A CASSETTE PLAYBACK STOP PLAYBACK Rewind or Fast-forward the tape 31Features 32 Using The Cassette Adapter Cassette Adapter INSERT CASSETTE IN ADAPTER PLAY BACK ON CONNECTED VCR REMOVE CASSETTE FROM ADAPTER 33Tape Dubbing CONNECT EQUIPMENT PREPARE FOR DUBBING SELECT VCR MODE START EDITING STOP EDITING TEMPORARILY EDIT MORE SEGMENTS 34Random Assemble Editing [R.A. Edit] SET REMOTE/VCR CODE SET REMOTE TO OPERATE VCR OPERATE THE VCR Youre now ready to try Random Assemble Editing. IMPORTANT If the VCRs power doesnt come on in step 1, try another code from the VCR CODE LIST. If the RM-V704U/V700U is not able to control the VCR, use the controls on the VCR. (cont.) EN 35 MAKE CONNECTIONS 35CONNECT TO . . . JVC VCR EQUIPPED WITH REMOTE PAUSE TERMINAL JVC VCR NOT EQUIPPED WITH REMOTE PAUSE TERMINAL. NON-JVC VCR WITH NEITHER PREPARE CAMCORDER PREPARE VCR 36ACCESS R.A. EDIT COUNTER DISPLAY REGISTER BEGINNING OF SCENE REGISTER END OF SCENE REGISTER ADDITIONAL SCENES MAKE CORRECTIONS EN 37 AUTOMATIC EDITING TO VCR 37ENGAGE VCRS RECORDPAUSE MODE BEGIN AUTOMATIC EDITING END AUTOMATIC EDITING on page 35 (MAKE CONNECTIONS), keep the remote control pointed at the VCR during editing. The on-screen display only appears while the camcorder searches for each scene. There may be noise at in- or out-points on the edited tape with certain VCRs. SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION ON THE REMOTE CONTROL How to use: 38USING REMOTE CONTROL UNIT Installing The Battery PULL OUT BATTERY HOLDER REPLACE BATTERY HOLDER 12 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 ! # @ $ % ^ & 40USING REMOTE CONTROL UNIT (cont.) Insert Editing After step 5, Retake ( Use the RM-V704U or RM-V700U remote control unit to perform this procedure. FIND EDIT-OUT POINT RESET COUNTER ENGAGE INSERT EDITING MODE BEGIN INSERT EDITING END INSERT EDITING pg. 12) can be performed. Only video signals are recorded in the Insert Editing mode. 41Audio Dubbing ENGAGE AUDIO DUB STANDBY MODE BEGIN AUDIO DUBBING END AUDIO DUBBING NOTES (for Insert Editing and Audio Dubbing): 42TROUBLESHOOTING 44INDEX Controls e (*^ )qw& # 97! @ 80 $% 564 132 45tr E R W Q a yipuo YTUI O P Connectors Indicators Other Parts 46INDEX 10 : 45 : 5625. 12. 97 % PAUSE TAPE END Merry Christmas 05 MWB Disp. REC Sepia AUTO 18min 30 1min APS ON 1/2s INDEX 7 8 9 0 154 6 % & 32 @w ^ * ( ) q ! # $ Viewfinder 1 2 , 8 2 , 9 3 4 5 6 7 0 ! @ # $ Viewfinder Indications General Battery Precautions Battery Packs 1. To avoid hazard . . . 2. To prevent damage and prolong service life . . . 3. To prevent damage to the camcorder . . . 47CAUTIONS It is normal for the battery pack to be warm after charging, or after use. Temperature Ranges Recharging time is based on room temperature of 20C. The lower the temperature, the longer recharging takes. Cassettes 1. During use . . . 2. Store cassettes . . . 48CAUTIONS Main Unit For Your Maintenance 49SPECIFICATIONS AC POWER ADAPTER/BATTERY CHARGER (AA-V11EG) CASSETTE ADAPTER (C-P7U) Provided Accessories ...................... Z pg. 3 Optional Accessories E.&O.E.Design and specifications subject to change without notice. GENERAL CAMERA VIDEO AUDIO