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    Default Flash got problem

    my flash keep blinking when i hold the shutter button,what problem is it and how can i fix it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ttrance View Post
    my flash keep blinking when i hold the shutter button,what problem is it and how can i fix it?
    Which flash?
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    owh yea,sorry i forgot to mention lol.my pop up flash.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ttrance View Post
    owh yea,sorry i forgot to mention lol.my pop up flash.
    On which camera?

    it may be a pre-flash to meter or you might have activated the red eye reduction mode.
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    Red eye reduction??

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    Default Re: Flash got problem

    If you using pop up flash and taking many photos. but must let cool down pop up flash.

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    Originally Posted by zac08 View Post
    On which camera?
    Canon 50D

    Originally Posted by Tay76101's Avatar
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    If you using pop up flash and taking many photos. but must let cool down pop up flash
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    maybe thats the problem

    thanks=)))

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    Quote Originally Posted by ttrance View Post
    Canon 50D


    maybe thats the problem

    thanks=)))
    If you taking many photos and using pop up flash, you should get Tumax 386 flash. Then you will happy with flash and camera.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ttrance View Post
    my flash keep blinking when i hold the shutter button,what problem is it and how can i fix it?
    That may be the focus assist.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rashkae View Post
    That may be the focus assist.
    Confirm:
    http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/CanonEOS50D/page2.asp

    AF Assist: Stroboscopic flash


    And, if you bothered to read your manual (RTFM), on page 49, in the FAQ section, you'll find your answer.
    Alpha

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    Thanks everyone,a lot=D

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tay76101 View Post
    If you using pop up flash and taking many photos. but must let cool down pop up flash.
    Then the flash would not even blink. No point blinking and creating more heat if the flash is already hot.
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