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How do I set vivitar 5199 to take close up photos of artwork? The flash in each flash setting spoils the photos and indoor photos without the flash some up AVI


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This is a cheaper camera so most likley will not be able to do so. these cameras have trouble focusing up close. but its worth a try. You can go on to www.youtube.com to find instruction on how to make a home made diffuser for your flash from a milk jug. Hope this helps -Richard
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