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Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II The second Micro Four Thirds camera that offers phase detect focusing so you can use Four Thirds DSLR lenses normally as well a Micro Four Thirds lenses.

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Flash again

Just still cannot get flash to work in anything except Auto mode.

have read this thread...http://e-group.uk.net/forum/showthre...ighlight=flash

And tried setting suggested. Just only works in Auto...........

Me, it or what????????????????

I am using the following settings;

Manual exposure mode;80th sec, f3.5, RC mode off, (sounds tho its on!!) flash mode to full..........

As said it works in Auto, fo flash unit is good, and its on the contacts OK.................
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Re: Flash again

Does the flash fire?

My flash settings, which work:
Set the camera to M, ISO 800, 1/250, f/5.6
RC mode off.
Put switch on back in position 2.
Press AF button on top left of camera. Select the leftmost flash setting, called Fill in.
Go into a dark room. Take a photo.
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Re: Flash again

Nothing,,,,,,

But works on Auto OK..

Any other settings that may affect it?

Thanks anyway.
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Re: Flash again

Got it....................

I almost always use the silent shutter. Flash don't work with that. Onto proper shutter and it works as supposed to.......................

Hoo F...G Ray..............
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Got it....................

I almost always use the silent shutter. Flash don't work with that. Onto proper shutter and it works as supposed to.......................

Hoo F...G Ray..............
I should have worked out it was that. Well done solving it.
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Many thanks anyway for time and thort.................
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Re: Flash again

It's just some of those minor thing that EM1 don't seem to get right.
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