How to set Continuous Shooting (PowerShot G1 X)
Article ID: ART134513 | Date published: 05/13/2015 | Date last updated: 08/15/2015
 

Description

How to set Continuous Shooting (PowerShot G1 X)

Solution

You can shoot pictures continuously as long as you hold down the shutter button.
IMPORTANT
  • Depending on the [Shooting mode], it may not be possible to make continuous shooting settings.
  • The following explanations are provided based on the assumption that the [Shooting Mode] is set to [Program AE] (
    ).
  • Cannot be used with the self-timer or [Blink Detection].
  • Shooting may stop momentarily or continuous shooting may slow down depending on shooting conditions, camera settings, and the zoom position.
  • As more shots are taken, shooting may slow down.
  • Shooting may slow down if the flash fires.
For details on the shooting modes in which the [Continuous] (
) settings cannot be made, please see the table at the end of this section.

1. Press the

2. Press the ) button.

3. The following screen appears on the LCD monitor.

Operate the ).

4. The following screen appears on the LCD monitor.

Operate the ).
After the selection is made, press the ).

5. The following screen appears on the LCD monitor.

If the [Continuous] (
) icon is displayed on the upper-left part of the screen, the setting is completed.
As long as you hold the

REFERENCE
The following three drive modes are available. Please select them according to the scene being shot.
Drive ModeDescription

Continuous
The camera shoots continuously with the focus and exposure set when the shutter button is pressed halfway.

Continuous Shooting AF
The camera shoots continuously and focuses.
The [AF Frame] is set to [Center].

Continuous Shooting LV*
The camera shoots continuously with the focus fixed to the position set in manual focus. In (
), the focus is locked on the first shot.
* When in [Fireworks] (

) mode, [AF lock] (
) or manual focus (
) modes, [Continuous Shooting AF] (
) will change to [Continuous Shooting LV] (
).

For details on the models that are equipped with each of the drive modes (
Continuous Shooting /
Continuous Shooting AF /
Continuous Shooting LV) and the maximum speeds of the drive modes, please see the table below.

... The continuous shooting settings cannot be made in any of these shooting modes.

... Only [Continuous Shooting AF] (
) can be set in this shooting mode
ModelMaximum Speed (Approx. Images/sec.)Shooting Modes





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PowerShot G1 X1.90.70.74.5





SIMS Doc Id

8201442600