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I have a canon SX30IS and I'm new to it. I want to make a

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Hi - I have a canon SX30IS and I'm new to it. I want to make a video with a blurred background and I can use some help know what settings to select.
JA: What's the make/model of your camera? How old is it?
Customer: Canon SX30 IS it's a few years old. I bought it used.
JA: What happened right before this popped up? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: Are you an actual person?
JA: Anything else you want the camera expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: No, I am just looking for help with the settings. Thanks.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Pete replied 2 months ago.

Hi, I'm Pete. Welcome to JustAnswer! I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Pete replied 2 months ago.

If the subject still or moving?

If you focus manually on the subject then the background should appear blurry.