Samsung HMX-M20BN, HMX-M20SN Owner Manual

Face Detection

Face Detection

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Face Detection submenu in the Video Record mode
•  Off: Disables the function.
•  On ( ): Records under the optimal condition by detecting 
faces automatically.
1. 
Touch the Menu (
) tab  “Face Detection.”
2. 
Touch a desired submenu item.
3. 
To exit the menu, touch the Exit ( ) or Return (
) tab.
Face Detection
Your camcorder can detect a subject’s face and automatically adjust brightness, focus, and image quality to 
the optimal settings. Face Detection record faces more vividly.
PRECHECK!
Select the Video (
) or Photo (
) mode by pressing the MODE button.  page 49
Face Detection submenu in the Photo Record mode
•  Off, Normal, Smile Shot, Smart Recognition, Face List, My Star
Taking photos with Normal face detection
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AUTO
Focus
Digital Effect
Anti-Shake (HDIS)
Face Detection
85
MIN
The camcorder can detect up to 12 faces and set the focus and exposure 
automatically.
1.
 
In the submenu items, touch “Normal.”
•  The closer the subject, the quicker the camcorder detects the face.
•  To change the focus to a face in a single frame, touch the face.
A double frame icon 
appears on a face 
centered on the LCD 
screen. On other 
faces not centered, 
a single frame icon 
appears.
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AUTO
Focus
Metering
Magic Touch
Face Detection
85
MIN
 
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85
MIN
Off
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Face Detection
Smile Shot
Smart  Recognition
Normal
• The Face Detection feature will not work if you frame the side of a person’s face or if 
there is not enough light. You must be facing subjects “head-on” and they must be well lit.
•  If a memory card is not inserted, some Face Detection menu items may appear dimmed.