Having problems with your Olympus SP-550 UZ Digital Camera ?

View finder is blocked by a screen that appears to be part black and stripes lower right hand corner appears bat-like black

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Look at page 16 of the user manual. You probably have the histogram set to display: it's a really useful tool when you learn how to use it which helps you to get the exposure levels as you want them instead of what the camera thinks you want.

To cancel the histogram (and alter how much other information is displayed) press the "DISP." (display) button located to the lower left of the thumbpad.

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