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05-19-2014, 12:39 PM   #1
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Beep when focusing and moving camera??


Just a general question—might be a silly one.

I have a Pentax k500 and I keep hearing a beep when I am moving the camera around and focusing to shoot. Just wondering what that little indicator is? I read the manual up and down and side-to-side, but cannot quite figure out what it is. Thanks in advance for your responses


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Focus confirmation
05-19-2014, 12:47 PM   #3
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Ahh. So when I hear that beep it means I am in focus as to the selected area, or as to the center of the shot?
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The selected area, or wherever the camera focused if it was in auto af point mode.

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you can turn the beep off in the config menu... sometimes, the beep is annoying..
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Got it. Thanks for the info.

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