In low light conditions it is best to use the built-in flash. You can also use the flash to compensate for
Red eye reduction,
To set the flash:
Note: Please move the Macro/Far setting to Far mode. The flash can only be use when the camera is in Far
mode. If you are in the Macro close up mode and try to use the flash, a message will appear on the LCD to
you that you are in “
”. Select the Macro setting option to change to the Far mode in order
to use the flash.
Press the Flash/Up button.
icon appears on the LCD screen. This will activate the automatic flash.
icon as well as the red LED will begin to flash indicating that the flash is charging.
Press the Flash button again for the
icon to appear on the LCD screen. This means the flash
function has been "forced on" (manual flash).
If the flash is not ready, a red LED will light up and the
icon will flash repeatedly- wait until the
flash is ready before taking a photo.
warning will appear on the LCD screen if there is insufficient battery power
to operate the flash.