TIME CODE SETTING (Movie Recording)
Adjust time code (hour, minute, second, and frame number) display settings for movie recording.
To display time code settings, press MENU/OK in the movie shooting display and select the Q (TIME CODE SETTING) tab.
TIME CODE DISPLAY ()
Select ON to display time codes during movie recording and playback.
START TIME SETTING ()
Choose the time code starting time.
|Highlight this option and press the focus stick (focus lever) right to choose a start time manually.
|Set the start time to the current time.
|Set the start time to 00:00:00.
COUNT UP SETTING ()
Choose whether time is clocked continuously or only during movie recording.
|Time is clocked only during movie recording.
|Time is clocked continuously.
DROP FRAME ()
At frame rates of 59.94P, and 29.97P, a discrepancy will gradually develop between the time code (measured in seconds) and the actual recording time (measured in fractions of a second). Choose whether the camera drops frames as necessary to match the recording time to the time code.
|The camera drops frames as necessary to maintain a strict match between the time code and the actual recording time.
|Frames are not dropped.
The time code display varies with the option selected.
Selecting a frame rate of 23.98P disables frame drop.
HDMI TIME CODE OUTPUT ()
Choose whether time codes are output to HDMI devices.