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06-23-2017, 08:41 AM   #1
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K-50 Built-In Flash Operation

My DSLR is used primarily for business photography, which is often done in dark places - e.g., attics. I have been able to find the settings to get the camera to operate in the flash mode, when the subject is in complete or near complete darkness. Advice please.

06-23-2017, 08:44 AM   #2
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The flash doesn't automatically pop up on the K-50, you have to activate it by pushing the button on the left hand side of the camera.
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If you are in a rush and have to take shots right way, sometimes using the "Green" AUTO mode can be handy when you are using the pop up flash. Otherwise utilize Manual mode to be able to set the Shutter, F-Stop (aperture), and ISO as you want them.

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I don't often use the built in flash but when I do I generally use "P" mode. And yes, the flash pop-up must be manually deployed.

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Thanks for the assistance.

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