Having problems with your Fuji FinePix S5500 Digital Camera ?

My daughter needs to do "light painting" for school-is it possible? And if so, can you tell me how? thanx :D


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I have not done this but it sounds like a great project. I downloaded the manual for this camera. On page 37 it tells how to set the dial to Manual M. Set the exposure for many seconds, say 10 seconds and the exposure to f11 (I am just guessing - it depends on how dark the room is). Set the camera on a tripod or table facing a dark place at night. click the shutter and move a flashlight, a stick of fireworks, a match around in the dark to 'draw with light' in space in front of the camera. check the resulting photo.
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