Canon PowerShot SD800 IS User Guide (en)

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Using the Self-Timer
1.
Press the 
 button (
) and use the 
 or 
 button to 
display 
 or 
 (
).
• When the shutter button is pressed fully, the self-timer will 
activate and the self-timer lamp will blink (when using red-eye 
reduction, it will stay lit for the last 2 seconds).
• You can change the delay time and number of shots with the 
 
option (p. 17). 
To Cancel: press the 
 button and display 
.
*1 This may differ depending on your My Camera settings (Advanced Guide p. 104).
*2 Default setting.
*3 Default setting is 3 shots.
10 sec. Self-Timer: shoots 10 sec. after you press the shutter button. 
•  2 sec. before the shutter releases, the self-timer lamp and sound 
speed up*
1
.
2 sec. Self-Timer: shoots 2 sec. after you press the shutter button. 
•  The self-timer sound beeps quickly*
1
 when you press the shutter 
button and the shutter releases 2 sec. later.
Custom Timer: you can change the delay time (0–10*
2
, 15, 20, 30 
sec.) and number of shots (1–10*
3
).
• When [Delay] is set to 2 or more sec., the self-timer sound begins 
to beep 2 sec. before the shutter releases. When [Shots] is set to 
more than 1, the self-timer sound only beeps before the first shot. 
The self-timer cannot be used in some shooting modes.
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See the Advanced Guide: Functions Available in Each Shooting Mode (p. 144).
See Selecting a Shooting Mode (p. 11).
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