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03-10-2009, 06:18 AM   #1
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Fill Flash

When using the built in flash as a fill flash, does the flash fire at full power or does it reduce the intensity based on the on board metering?

03-10-2009, 06:35 AM   #2
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It uses whatever power it deems necessary for a proper exposure. You might want to try -1EV to keep some shadows so you get some "relief".

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