The Mavica for the Maverick: A How-to Guide. Operating instructions for the Sony Mavica CD350 Digital Camera An Easy-to-Follow Guide to Everything You Need to Know to Start Shooting Photos Today Prepared by Joanne K. Hammond, based on the owner’s manual that accompanies the camera.
Operating instructions for the Sony Mavica CD350 Digital Camera
An Easy-to-Follow Guide to Everything You Need to Know to Start Shooting Photos Today
Prepared byJoanne K. Hammond,based on the owner’s manual that accompanies the camera.
Let me introduce you to the digital camera that writes images to a CD-R or a CD-RW 8-cm disc. You can shoot still shots as well as video. Images can be uploaded to your computer via the CD-ROM drive or by a USB cable.
DC In Jack
The chart gives an approximation of the number of still images you can shoot and the battery life that you can expect when using a fully charged battery at room temperature and shooting in normal mode.
The chart shows how long the battery can be expected to last when shooting movies at 160 (Mail) image size. Both number of images and battery life will decrease with use of flash, frequent zooming, and turning the camera on and off many times.
When using the battery pack, the camera will turn itself off after 3 minutes of non-use in order to conserve the battery power.This does not apply when camera is plugged into a wall outlet.
You will use the control button to select menu items, keep or discard images, and change the set-up.
Each time, use the directional arrows to select the value wanted, then press the center bump to confirm the selection.
You have the choice of whether to have the date & time show on the image.
Turn the Mode Dial to Set-Up to access date & time options.
If the battery is fully discharged, the Clock Set screen will appear and you will need to re-do this step.
Press the Image Size button. the icon looks like a dot-filled square (next to the garbage can).
Select the size of images you want to shoot. Use the Control Button to select and choose.Set the Image Size
Installation is not required when using Windows XP.
When using a different operating system, run the supplied CD-ROM drive to install the PTP manager.
Plug the power cord to the AC Adaptor and then to a wall outlet.
Turn on computer & camera.
Connect USB cable to the USB jack of camera.
Connect other end of USB cable to computer at a USB port. (Rear port recommended for a desktop computer.)Copying images into the computer via USB connection
A wizard will begin to walk you through the process.
Select the images to copy to the computer, specify copy destination (usually “My Pictures”), and click “Finish.”
If the wizard does not start on its own:
Go to “My Computer” on desktop or by way of start button.
Select the digital camera as the device to use.
Select “Copy Images to Computer.”Copying images into the computer via USB connection -- Continued