Dell DS8118 User Manual
DS8118 Manual-6 Lang. (086-002937-017)
BASIC FUNCTIONS AND SETTINGS
When you slide the Mode Switch to any modes, the On-Screen Display (OSD) is
automatically switched on.
Camera Mode On-Screen Display
Toggling Between On-Screen Display Settings
Your digital camera has two different Focus Modes: Scene Mode and Macro mode.
You can select between the two options by using the Focus Switch (
When the focus mode is set on , the range of the resulting picture may
differ from what is seen in the viewfinder.
Focus Options Table
This mode is used when the
subject is far. The camera will
focus on the subject in the
viewfinder’s frame when the
Shutter Release Button is pressed
halfway. Range: 1.5M to
Macro This mode is used when the
subject is near. Range: approx.
To toggle between Flash Modes, press the button on the camera and observe the
Flash Icon on the Status LCD and OSD. The red Flash Lamp on the camera lights up
when flash is enabled, signalling that the flash is ready for use. When a picture with
flash is taken, the Flash Lamp will blink for a second to recharge. Once it stops
blinking, you can resume taking pictures again.
Inital Flash Settings
When you turn on your camera, the inital flash setting will vary depending on the
level of your battery.
Inital Flash Setting
The flash setting is always on Auto at these battery levels when
the mode switch changes to camera mode.
The inital flash setting is
. However, you can manually
set the flash to other settings.
Toggling Between Flash Modes
Toggling On-Screen Display Information
Set Timer ( p.10)
Current Date (
OSD with All Shooting
OSD with Only Key
OSD is turned off
Selecting a Focus Mode
Selecting a Flash Mode