Canon PowerShot SX280 HS User Guide (en)

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Cover 
Preliminary Notes 
and Legal Information
Contents: Basic 
Operations
Advanced Guide
Camera Basics
Using GPS 
Function
Auto Mode/
Hybrid Auto Mode
Other Shooting 
Modes
Tv, Av, and M 
Mode
Playback Mode
Wi-Fi Functions
Setting Menu
Accessories
Appendix
Index
Basic Guide
P Mode
78
Still Images
Using the Face Self-Timer
The camera will shoot about two seconds after detecting that the face of 
another person (such as the photographer) has entered the shooting area 
(
). This is useful when including yourself in group photos or similar 
shots.
1
  Choose [ ].
z
z
Follow steps 1 – 2 in “Specific Scenes”
(
) and choose [ ], and then 
press the <
l> button.
z
z
Press the <
q><r> buttons or turn the 
<
5> dial to choose [ ], and then press 
the <
l> button.
2
  Compose the shot and press 
the shutter button halfway.
z
z
Make sure a green frame is displayed 
around the face you focus on and white 
frames around other faces.
3
  Press the shutter button all the 
way down.
X
X
The camera now enters shooting standby 
mode, and [Look straight at camera to 
start count down] is displayed.
X
X
The lamp blinks and the self-timer sound 
is played.
4
  Face the camera and wink.
X
X
The camera will shoot about two seconds 
after detecting a wink by the person 
whose face is inside the frame.
z
z
To cancel shooting after you have 
triggered the self-timer, press the 
<
n> button.
If the wink is not detected, wink again slowly and deliberately.
Winking may not be detected if eyes are obscured by hair, a hat, or glasses.
Closing and opening both eyes at once will also be detected as a wink.
If winking is not detected, the camera will shoot about 15 seconds later.
To change the number of shots, press the <
o><p> buttons after choosing 
[
) is only available for the final shot.
If no one is in the shooting area when the shutter button is pressed all the way 
down, the camera will shoot after a person enters the shooting area and winks.
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