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Old Apr 13, 2007, 7:06 AM   #1
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I just bought an AF 360 FGZ flash for a K100D. Tried it for the first time. All my shots are very underexposed in P-TTL mode. Doesn't matter if I use the K100D in P, A (aperature) or S (shutter) modes. Even if I boost the flash comp up to the max, the shots stay very underexposed. The only way I can get properly exposed shots is if I put the flash in Auto mode. Butwith the flash inAuto modeyou have tomanually adjust the flash zoom to match the lens (18-55mm DA kit lens). and you have to manually set ISO and aperature on the flash. Also, as I move the sync slider switch on the flash to the different settings, the LCD on the flash does not change to the selected sync setting. I also took the flash off the camera to check the slave function, and the flash will not give me a flash ready indication. I get the ready indication when the OFF/Wireless/On switch is all the way to ON, but not when you put it in the setting for Slave. Am I doing something wrong or is this flash defective?
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