Having problems with your Olympus ? Stylus 500 Digital Camera ?
Flashing problem with Olympus stylus500
\015 My flash is not sensing properly. For the same subject with the same lighting, I'll take the same shot 5 or 6 times--sometimes the flash flashes, sometimes it doesn't, some shots come out too dark or some overexposed, but rarely just right like they used to. Whether I use auto setting or change the setting, the results do not improve. This problem just started after my camera was about 3 1/2 years old. Is it worn out or is there something I can do to help it?\015
It sounds like you have a short in your camera. Could be from a drop or just from age. You can either take it into a service center or might just be easier to replace it since camera prices aren't to bad. Hope this helps.
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