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Canon GL1 Digital Camcorder User Manual

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Table of Contents

Important Usage Instructions 2
Thank you for Choosing a Canon 6
Introducing the GL1 7
Finding Your Way Around the GL1 8
The GL1 System Diagram 12
Optional Accessories13
Attaching the Lens Hood 15
Powering the GL1 16
Loading a Cassette 19
Basic Recording 21
Zooming 24
Using the LCD Screen 25
Playing Back a Cassette 28
Connections for Playback on a TV Screen 30
Tips for Making Better Videos 31
~ General ~
Turning the Optical Image Stabilizer Off 33
Selecting from the Menus 34
Using the Wireless Controller/Tally Lamp 36
~ For Recording ~
Setting the Date and Time39
Using the ND Filter42
Taking Still Pictures (Photo Mode)43
Using a Canon Speedlite for Flash
Photography (optional) 45
Choosing the Movie Mode (Normal/Frame) 46
Searching and Reviewing While Recording 47
Using the Various Recording Programs 48
Using Digital Effects51
Audio Recording 53
Setting the Self-Timer 54
~ When Making Manual Adjustments ~
Manual Exposure Adjustment55
Adjusting the Focus 58
Using AE Shift 59

Adjusting Camera Sharpness 60
Adjusting Color Phase 61
Using the Zebra Pattern62
Adjusting the White Balance 63
~ For Playback ~
Displaying Data Code 65
Searching the Tape (Photo Search/
Date Search) 67
Returning to a Pre-Marked Position 68
The Dubbing Function 69
Using the Dubbing Function for the
First Time 70
Cut-In and Cut-Out Adjustments 73
Simple Editing to a VCR 74
Dubbing with Digital Video Equipment 75
Recording from a VCR, TV or Other
Camcorder (Analog Line-in) 76
Recording Over Existing Scenes
(A/V Insert Editing) 78
Audio Dubbing 80
Preparing the Camera 82
Notes on Using the Batteries83
Setting the Audio Mix86
Camera Holding Styles 88
Maintenance 89
Screen Displays95
Specifications 99
Index 100
Using the Full Range of Features
Quick Overview
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