Shooting in dark conditions (NIGHTSHOT)

You can shoot scenes under very dark conditions by emitting infrared light.

A: MENU button

B: ////SET button

  1. Press the MENU button.
  2. Select (CAMERA SET) - [NIGHTSHOT] - [ON] with ////SET button.
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  • NIGHTSHOT is available only when the AUTO/MANUAL switch is set to AUTO.
  • NIGHTSHOT uses infrared light. Make sure not to cover NIGHTSHOT light emitter with your fingers, etc.
  • Remove the lens hood so that they do not block the NIGHTSHOT light emitter.
  • The light is effective up to a distance of approximately 3 meters.
  • Do not use NIGHTSHOT in bright conditions. Doing so may damage the camcorder.


  • You can assign this function to an ASSIGN button.