Digital Zoom

Sets the total zoom scale (including 50× optical zoom). When [Digital Zoom] is set to [On], the camera zooms images without deteriorating the original quality, but it automatically switches over to [Digital Zoom] when that zoom range (for achieving the original image quality) is exceeded.
When [Clear Image Zoom] is set to [On] to shoot still images, the camera automatically switches over to [Digital Zoom] when the [Clear Image Zoom] range is exceeded. [Details]
  1. Set the camera to shooting mode.

  1. MENU (Settings) (Shooting Settings) [Digital Zoom] desired mode

The quality of the resulting image will deteriorate when is displayed, since the zoom function is switched over to [Digital Zoom], but you can enlarge images 4× up to the maximum zoom scale.
Does not use [Digital Zoom].

  • When using [Clear Image Zoom], the maximum zoom scale for [Digital Zoom] is 2×.

  • [Digital Zoom] is not available in the following situations:

  • In [iSweep Panorama]

  • In [Picture Effect]

  • In [Background Defocus]

  • When the Smile Shutter function is activated.

  • When [Self-Timer] is set to [Self-portrait One Person] or [Self-portrait Two People].

  • In [Photo Creativity]

  • When (Backlight Correction HDR) or (Advanced Sports Shooting) mode is selected in Scene Selection.

  • The Face Detection function does not operate in the range of [Digital Zoom].