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10-18-2011, 09:57 AM   #1
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K200d auto bracket Q

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When I set my K200d to auto bracket drive mode, I was expecting to hear 3 photos to be shot, but the camera takes only one. Does anyone know what I am missing in order to be able to shoot the over and under exposed photos when auto bracket is selected?

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10-18-2011, 11:07 AM   #2
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You need to hold the shutter release down and keep it held down until you have taken all three shots - or press it three times. If you've been pressig once and then releasing as with most dslrs you will only take the first, unbracketed exposure.
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According to the manual (pp 124-6) it should take 3 consecutive photos - if I remember correctly (I had a K200D) you have to hold the shutter button down for the entire 3 shot sequence. If you only take one photo, then the next 2 shots will be bracketed (assuming you take them fairly quickly).

If you don't have a manual, you can download one here: http://www.pentaximaging.com/files/product/k200dE.pdf

Good luck.
10-18-2011, 11:25 AM   #4
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Thanks for the quick feedback both. I will try to follow your advise.

Kind regards,
tohans

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