This will tell you how to use the cameras for kidsgames blog stuff There is some setup that has occurred and will be noted as an appendix. This only needs to happen once.
This is the camera the kids will Be using. It's a good idea to make sure you have a battery in the charger and one in the camera. Don't charge them too often (try to wait till they die)
This wheel will change how the camera works. We want to leave it on the "P" setting
Turn the camera on by pressing the red POWER button. If you leave the camera alone too long it will turn off and you will need to press this again to wake it up! Don't forget to take off the lens cap
This is what you will see. If you are outside its better to press the bottom right button and this will move the image to the viewfinder. Press it again to move it back to the screen
To take a photo, move the zoom control to "frame" the shot. Half press the button and the camera will focus - it will show a green light when ready. To take the photo press it all the way down
To see your photo, press QUICK VIEW button. Remember you move from the LCD to the viewfinder by pressing bottom right button. Use the arrow keys to go back/forward. Press QUICK VIEW to return
Tips: -keep take photos with the subject more than an "arms length" away -you can get to the flash by pressing the flash button on back of camera. It's not recommended
Troubleshooting -if the viewfinder is blurry, someone has touched the focus wheel ( black wheel to right of the viewfinder) -look through viewfinder and move the wheel until the text comes into focus.
Notes for setup -reset -date/time -format card -hq -
- 1.0 Olympus Camedia Camera
- 1.0 Memory card
- Computer to upload photos and edit