Basic operation – GE H855 User Manual

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Shooting in Auto mode

Auto mode is the easiest mode to take pho-

tos. While operating in this mode, the camera
automatically optimizes your photos for best

To start shooting, do the following:
1. Set the mode dial to

Auto mode ( ).

2. Press

Power to turn the camera on.

3. Compose your picture on the LCD screen

and press the shutter button halfway to
focus on the subject.

4. When the subject is in focus, the green

colored focus frame appears on the center
of the LCD screen.

5. Press

Shutter fully to capture the image.

Using the zoom function


Your camera is equipped with two types of zoom:
optical zoom and digital zoom. Use the on the
top of the camera to zoom in or out on your
subject while taking pictures.

Zoom indicator
(See “Digital Zoom“
on page 49).

When the optical zoom factor reaches its

maximum value, it stops momentarily. Keep

the (Tele) zoom button depressed and zoom

will switch over to digital zoom automatically.

Zoom Scroll Wheel