Procedure for setting Digital Zoom PowerShot A85

Article ID: ART157428 | Date published: 06/09/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015


Procedure for setting Digital Zoom PowerShot A85


Digital Zoom

When the LCD monitor is on, images can be zoomed with the combined optical and digital zoom functions as follows (figures are approximate):

4.3 times, 5.3 times, 6.7 times, 8.2 times, and 11 times

1. Press the button to turn the LCD monitor on.

2. Turn the shooting mode dial to any Shooting mode except for or .

3. In the [] menu, select (Digital Zoom).

4. Select [On] using the left or right button and press the button.

5. Press the zoom lever toward and hold it.

  • The lens will zoom to the maximum optical telephoto setting and stop. Release the lever and press it toward again to further zoom the image digitally.
  • Press the lever toward to zoom back out.

6. Shoot the image.

  • Shooting procedures are the same as for the mode.

  • The digital zoom cannot be used when the LCD monitor is off.

  • Images become coarser the more they are digitally zoomed.



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