Canon PowerShot SX710 HS Camera User Guide

For capturing everything from vacation videos to everyday snaps, you’ll want the high-zoom, compact-body PowerShot SX710 HS camera by your side. Powerfully advanced yet easy to use, this camera is prepared to handle a variety of situations. The amazing 30x Optical Zoom gives you the versatility you need to take your still images and breathtaking 1080p Full HD video to the next level, with Intelligent IS and Zoom Framing Assist to keep even your highest zoom shots clear and steady. Experience sophisticated video capabilities including 60p/30p/24p and MP4 options, the ability to add background music to your clips in Story Highlights, and advanced Dynamic IS that keeps video steady even when you shoot while running or walking backwards. Built-in Wi-Fi and NFC make sharing what you’ve captured simple. With a 20.3 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor and DIGIC 6 Image Processor that create the Canon HS SYSTEM for excellent low-light performance, all packed into a slim design, this camera is perfect for travelers, families, and anyone who appreciates superb quality and performance.

Before Use

Package Contents
Compatible Memory Cards
Preliminary Notes and Legal Information
Conventions in This Guide
Part Names
Common Camera Operations
Safety Precautions

Basic Guide

Initial Preparations
Trying the Camera Out

1 Camera Basics

Shutter Button
Shooting Modes
Shooting Display Options
Using the FUNC. Menu
Using the Menu Screen
On-Screen Keyboard
Indicator Display

2 Auto Mode / Hybrid Auto Mode

Shooting with Camera-Determined Settings
Common, Convenient Features
Using Face ID
Image Customization Features
Helpful Shooting Features
Customizing Camera Operation

3 Other Shooting Modes

Brightness / Color Customization (Live View Control)
Enjoying a Variety of Images from Each Shot (Creative Shot)
Moving Subjects (Sports)
Specific Scenes
Image Effects (Creative Filters)
Special Modes for Other Purposes
Recording Various Movies

4 P Mode

Shooting in Program AE ([P] Mode)
Image Brightness (Exposure)
Image Colors
Shooting Range and Focusing
Other Settings

5 Tv, Av, and M Mode

Specific Shutter Speeds ([Tv] Mode)
Specific Aperture Values ([Av] Mode)
Specific Shutter Speeds and Aperture Values ([M] Mode)

6 Playback Mode

Browsing and Filtering Images
Editing Face ID Information
Image Viewing Options
Protecting Images
Erasing Images
Rotating Images
Tagging Images as Favorites
Editing Still Images
Editing Movies
Viewing Albums (Story Highlights)

7 Wi-Fi Functions

Available Wi-Fi Features
Sending Images to a Smartphone
Saving Images to a Computer
Sending Images to a Registered Web Service
Printing Images Wirelessly from a Connected Printer
Sending Images to Another Camera
Image Sending Options
Sending Images Automatically (Image Sync)
Using a Smartphone to View Camera Images and Control the Camera
Editing or Erasing Wi-Fi Settings

8 Setting Menu

Silencing Camera Operations
Adjusting the Volume
Hiding Hints and Tips
Date and Time
World Clock
Lens Retraction Timing
Using Eco Mode
Power-Saving Adjustment
Screen Brightness
Hiding the Start-Up Screen
Formatting Memory Cards
File Numbering
Date-Based Image Storage
Metric / Non-Metric Display
Checking Certification Logos
Display Language
Adjusting Other Settings
Restoring Default Camera Settings

9 Accessories

System Map
Optional Accessories
Using Optional Accessories
Using the Software
Printing Images

10 Appendix

On-Screen Messages
On-Screen Information
Functions and Menu Tables
Handling Precautions
Wi-Fi (Wireless LAN) Precautions

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