Users can create artistic photos using the HDR - ART function, which combines continuous shots with differing exposures while performing advanced analysis to locally c hange the intensity of contrast and color saturation. Users can now choose from a total of five different processing levels of art effects to enjoy creating more freely expressive images. Additionally, to creat e the artistic photos of the user's preference using Art Shot, new "sparkling shot" filter effect has been added to eight different filter effect s previously available: toy camera, soft focus, light tone, pop art, sepia, monochrome, miniature and fisheye. Users can select from three different color and processing levels for each filter (select an area from six patterns for miniature) , and can view the effect on the display and adjust the result prior to actually taking a picture. Even better, all of these filters except "sparkling shot" can be used for shooting movies, too. The HDR - ART function simultaneously saves both the HDR - ART image and the standard photo with a single press of the shutter button.