Parts and controls (right front side/top)

  1. Manual lens ring
  2. Lens hood
  3. Lens (ZEISS lens)
  4. Internal microphone
  5. ZOOM/FOCUS switch
  6. AF/MF button
  7. MENU button
  8. Manual dial

Attaching the lens hood

Align the marks on the lens hood to those on the camcorder, attach the lens hood to the camcorder (), and then turn the lens hood in the direction of arrow until it is locked.


  • If you attach or remove a 62 mm (2 1/2 in.) PL filter or MC protector, remove the lens hood.