Using the Self-timer VIXIA HF W10 _ HF W11

Article ID: ART173414 | Date published: 01/15/2019 | Date last updated: 01/15/2019


Using the Self-timer  VIXIA HF W10 _ HF W11


Using the Self-timer
You can record video or still image using the self-timer. This is useful when taking a video or still image that includes the photographer.
The 2-second self-timer is useful for preventing camera shake caused by pressing the shutter button when taking a still image.

Memo :
  • When shooting a photo using the self-timer function, use of a tripod is recommended.
Using the Self-timer in Video Mode
1 Open the LCD monitor.
  • Check if the recording mode is 
  • If the mode is  still image, tap  on the recording screen to display the mode switching screen. Tap  to switch the mode to video.

2 Tap “MENU”.
  • The top menu appears.


  • If the icon is not displayed on the screen, tap > to scroll the screen.
  • Tap  to exit the menu.
  • Tap  to return to the previous screen.

Tap “ON”.

6 Press the START/STOP button.
  • The countdown to recording appears and recording will start after 5 seconds.
  • To stop the self-timer, press the recording button again.

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