Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W1 Digital Camera ?

W1 metering I am fairly new to this camera and I was wondering which settings most of you use. The multipoint AF or the Center AF for focus ? The multi-pattern metering or the spot metering ? Most common ISO rating ? The image size 5M or 3.2M ? Also I found that you can't have the camera set one way for the M mode and another way for the P mode. Sorryto ask so much. Richard


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Put your camera in auto mode and look at the menu. You don't have much choice of anything. Essentially, I believe Program is like auto, except you have so many more choices to make. Naturally if you change the ISO, for example, in Program mode, you will have a different speed.\015\012\015\012I also keep mine in sharp focus mode and leave red eye setting to off, as I find most people move after they see the light and you end up with a no-good photo. Easier to fix in editing.\015\012Love that camera and get great results almost every time.
The camera tends to use the AF illuminator when it's turned to auto because it makes focusing faster but without it you'll get a logic speed of focusing as well ... so since it disturbs people to put an orange light in their faces :) so I usually turn it off unless you are so desperate and light is so dim , then your only chance will be to use it\015\012\015\012The red eye is tricky to people, they tend to believe that you have already taken your pic once the flash goes ... but since it needs to work for a while then you end up taking a pic with somebody who is not in place ... it also makes the shot to shot time longer, so I turn it off by default. I only use it on ocasions when I know that I am indoors with somebody turned in my direction.
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