Taking Pictures in A(Auto) Mode

This section describes how to take pictures in A(auto) mode.

Playback and Photography Basic

1Turn the camera on.

Slide the Gswitch to turn the camera on.

2Select Amode.

Rotate the mode dial to A.

3Check the battery level.

Check the battery level in the display.

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NO ICON Batteries are partially discharged.

qo(red) Batteries are low. Replace as soon as possible.

wn Batteries are exhausted. Turn cam- (blinks red) era off and replace batteries.



A battery warning may not be displayed before the camera turns off, particularly if batteries are reused after having once been exhausted. Power consumption varies greatly from mode to mode; the low battery warning (o) may not be displayed or may be displayed only briefl y before the camera turns off in some modes or when switching from shooting to playback mode.