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12-29-2014, 06:29 AM   #1
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Light meter display


I own a pentax K-5.

Recently I noticed that my pentax no longer displays the light exposure on my display. I think that the light meter still works because in automatic, the camera still adapt to the light in the room. But I can no longer see the amount of under and over exposure, because the display doesnt show anything.

Is this a setting that I need to change or is it a bigger problem?

12-29-2014, 07:18 AM   #2
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Try in "M" Mode
12-29-2014, 08:49 AM   #3
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Do you have the electronic level enabled? Try turning it off.

When you say the display shows nothing do you mean it is completely blank, not showing f-stop, shutter speed, focus confirmation, shake-reduction etc.?
12-30-2014, 05:47 AM   #4
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QuoteOriginally posted by bobpur Quote
Try in "M" Mode
Oh thanks, it works in M mode. I didn't realise it was only showing in M mode.


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