Shooting Still Images during Movie Recording (EOS M3)
Article ID: ART162298 | Date published: 09/17/2015 | Date last updated: 09/17/2015
 

Description

Shooting Still Images during Movie Recording (EOS M3)

Solution

You can shoot still images during movie recording as follows.

1. While shooting a movie, focus on a subject.
Press the shutter button halfway down to readjust the focus and exposure. (The camera will not beep.)

NOTE
  • Movie recording will continue.

2. Press the shutter button all the way down.
Your shot will be recorded.

REFERENCE
  • Shooting still images during movie recording may not be possible when the memory cards recording speed is slow, or when there is not enough free memory.
  • Shutter sounds will be heard in the movie.
  • An orange AF frame is displayed with [ ] if the camera cannot focus when you press the shutter button halfway. No picture is taken, even if you press the shutter button all the way down.
  • The flash is disabled.
  • Movie recording may stop if shooting still images fills up the memory.
NOTE
  • In the menu, set [AF w/ shutter button during ] in the [ -5] tab to [Disable] to turn off focusing when the shutter button is pushed halfway when shooting movies.
  • In [ ], [ ], [ ], [ ], and [ ] (16:9 aspect ratio) modes, still photos will be saved in the [ ] aspect ratio.
  • In [ ] and [ ] (4:3 aspect ratio) modes, still photos will be saved in the [ ] aspect ratio.


Shooting movies (EOS M3)

SIMS Doc Id

8202274100