Adjusting the gain

You can use this if you do not want to increase the value by AGC (automatic gain control) during recording movies.

A: Manual dial

B: ISO/GAIN button


  1. Check that the camcorder is in Movie mode.
  2. Set the AUTO/MANUAL switch to MANUAL.
  3. Press the ISO/GAIN button.
    • The or next to the gain value disappears, and the gain value is highlighted.

      A: Gain value

  4. Turn the manual dial to adjust the value and press the ////SET button to enter.

To adjust the gain automatically

Press ISO/GAIN button while the gain value is highlighted.

The gain value disappears, or appears next to the gain value. When AE is fixed, appears next to the gain value.


  • When you set the AUTO/MANUAL switch to AUTO, the iris, gain, ISO sensitivity, shutter speed, and white balance is adjusted automatically. You cannot adjust them manually.
  • The adjusted screen for the ISO sensitivity appears during Photo mode.


  • You can change this setting directly with ////SET button on the shooting standby screen (Direct Menu).