Explanation of the image stabilization icon (white hand)

Article ID: ART154445 | Date published: 06/09/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015


Explanation of the image stabilization icon (white hand)


Image Stabilizer

The image stabilizer compensates for camcorder shake even at full telephoto. It tries to compensate for horizontal movements; therefore, you may decide to turn it off when you mount the camcorder on a tripod.

To turn off the image stabilizer:

Open the menu and select [CAMERA SETUP]. Select [IMG STAB ], set it to [OFF] and close the menu.

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  • The image stabilizer cannot be turned off when the program selector is set to EASY, or (depending on the model).
  • The image stabilizer is designed to compensate a normal degree of camcorder shake.
  • The image stabilizer might not be as effective when using the night modes.



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