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04-22-2012, 08:25 AM   #1
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AF 360 External Flash HELP!

I am experiencing problems with my AF 360 flash on my K-5. I have used this flash with this camera since October and had no problems until last night on a shoot. The red light come on and the flash does not charge up to fire. It will occasionally fire but then won't at all. There is also a noise sounding like it doesn't calibrate and the screen flashes. The camera will still take the picture but the flash will not fire when it is on. I have changed the batteries and that hasn't seemed to help. I also made sure the flash was in the locked mode once I attached it to the horseshoe. I also made sure neither the camera or the flash was on the wireless mode. I also reformatted the camera to its factory settings and that didn't seem to make a difference either. I am in desperate need of help! Do you have any suggestions or help?

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04-22-2012, 11:40 AM   #2
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When off the camera does it fire in test mode?
Try cleaning the contacts on both flash and camera. Make sure the flash is well seated on the camera.
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I got it to charge to do a test fire once and it won't recharge. I made sure it was locked into the horseshoe and it help. Do you know if there is a reset button for the flash?

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