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Old Sep 11, 2003, 8:02 AM   #1
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Default HELP!!! with Sony P 10

hi ppl

Well i was just reading through the forum cause i need help and i hope i might get it from here...

Today i finally got my Sony P 10 delivered and so far im in love with it BUT there is this annoying BRIGHT blinding red light that goes off when i take a photo that everyone complains about... now i dont no if thats normal but let me assure you its very annoying... so plz plz all the sony users out there GIVE ME SOME HELP!!!

Thanks guys

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Old Sep 14, 2003, 3:00 PM   #2
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I do not know what exactly the red light is doing, but it appears to gather data, like what to focus on and the lighting conditions.
A sensor of some type. Sony uses it on P10 and P92 for sure, and maybe the other models.
It is annoying, ja.
You can try to close your eyes and open them when the red light stops flashing, and flash/shutter start going. i did it with some success.
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Old Sep 15, 2003, 7:26 AM   #3
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it is the low light auto focus assist lamp. You will need this to take auto focus pictures well. you can turn it off but then you will have no auto focus.
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