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08-30-2014, 12:13 AM   #1
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K3 In built flash

Could someone please enlighten me as to how to set the in-built flash to OFF............it appears to have every other setting bar this one

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Erm, don't pop it up and it won't fire

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Erm, don't pop it up and it won't fire
thanks Adam, that simple................unlike the Kr which sometimes decides to add flash [when deemed necessary] and then it helps to be able to turn it off ahhhhhhhhhhhh
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Yep, sometimes it's so simple it's hard to spot. I really hate cameras that decide to pop up the flash unasked.

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Yep, sometimes it's so simple it's hard to spot. I really hate cameras that decide to pop up the flash unasked.
Ha ha, My mom's point and shoot camera kept doing that to me, it put a glare where I didn't want one. I didn't know her camera and if I could turn it off.
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thanks Adam, that simple................unlike the Kr which sometimes decides to add flash [when deemed necessary] and then it helps to be able to turn it off ahhhhhhhhhhhh
Exactly right. The K-r's flash is electronically controlled, so it could pop up on its own. On the K-3 and other advanced bodies, the switch is mechanical so the flash won't fire unless you yourself pop it up.

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Exactly right. The K-r's flash is electronically controlled, so it could pop up on its own. On the K-3 and other advanced bodies, the switch is mechanical so the flash won't fire unless you yourself pop it up.
Thanks Adam, that has truly cleared the issue
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