How to record at night?

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Use the Nightshot function on your camcorder


There is a button to activate this feature. This method allows recording with little or no light, but as result, you will get a movie or picture

having a greenish aspect and the picture quality is low. The nightshot feature uses infrared.

To use it:

The camcorder must be put on a stand and note that the distance must not exceed 1 to 2 meters.
Creating artificial lighting
  • For more light, you can use an infrared flashlight.

Manual settings

  • Gain. It is used in cases of low light and increases the brightness.
  • Disable autofocus to compensatethe lack of light.
  • Adjust white balance.

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Published by jak58. Latest update on September 14, 2009 at 07:05 AM by jak58.
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