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Old February 1st, 2007, 05:42 PM   #1
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Remote IR sensor on the HV-20

I'm trying to locate the sensor for the remote control by looking at the different pics of the just released HV-20 on the net but I cannot finding it.

Is it on the back like the HV-10?

Also the rocker wheel on the Left side towards the front of the lens next to the focus button, is that the Manual focus equivalent of the ring focus?

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Old February 1st, 2007, 05:52 PM   #2
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It looks like the IR sensor is right on the front. That rocker switch on the side is used for manual focus.
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Old February 1st, 2007, 07:08 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by Wes Vasher
It looks like the IR sensor is right on the front. That rocker switch on the side is used for manual focus.
I hope you are right. I have more use for a front IR sensor you can trigger the camera, use the zoom as well as the playback features.

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