Olympus SZ-31MR iHS
Announced Feb 8, 2012 •
16 megapixels | 3″ screen | 25 – 600 mm (24×)
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I am attempting to use my SZ-31MR in a telecine setup converting super8 movie film to digital, on a frame by frame basis. The film mofes at a slow rate with the camera in MOV mode. problem is that auto focus constantly adjusts. Question: How can I set the camera to manual focus, or prevent the camera from continuously re focusing? The camera can't refocus before the frame changes.
Hi, I just purchased an SZ-31MR and have been trying to get to know its features. Some reviews seem to indicate that it's possible to adjust the depth of field with this camera, but some say no, and the official documentation makes no mention of it. Is there some workaround or tweak I could use to limit the DOF to a particular range?
HiI received the Olympus SZ31 for Christmas and have been really happy with it so far. I am v new to photography though so I am not sure I'm getting the best out of the camera. For example, I've taken some landscape shots and used scene>landscape mode but because the sky was bright and there were shadows a lot of the picture appeared dark. I used shadow adjustment after I'd taken the shot and that seemed to improve things a little but it was still quite dark. As I'd had this problem the next...
By: cpepper33 (Jan 14, 2013)
Okay, so i know this topic has probably been touched on before in the past, because I know I'm not the first to complain about this. I've also noted that this is an issue with other Olympus models as well, not just the SZ-31.So the auto focus is noisy as heck. Which would be fine, if the camera didn't include a built-in mic. It's absolutely no good if you are at all interested in shooting, well, any kind of video really. Maybe the fast-motion capture where it does not record sound, but the...
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