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Old Jun 17, 2003, 5:37 PM   #1
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Default how can i take decent pics in low light with a 3800

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Old Jun 18, 2003, 5:34 AM   #2
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With difficulty - BIG external flash!! Your cam is 100ASA only. But look here:

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Old Jun 18, 2003, 7:08 AM   #3
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It really depends on what you are shooting. The main issue with the cam in low light is the long exposure times required to get a decent pic. This makes it almost mandatory that you use a tripod, and makes taking 'action' pic's a pain in the bum.

Why not take some practice shots, and delve into the manual mode settings, try playing with the exposure compensation (EV) and whitebalance.

Autofocus is the main issue with the cam in low light, but that's an issue with most camera's without a true manual mode im guessing
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