Warning Messages and Displays
The following warnings are displayed in the monitor:
WarningWarning DescriptionDescription SolutionSolution
B (red) Batteries are low. Insert fresh or fully-charged spare batteries.
A (blinks red) Batteries are exhausted.
kSlow shutter speed. Picture may be blurred. Use the flash or mount the camera on a tripod.
(displayed in red
with red focus
The camera can not focus.
• Use focus lock to focus on another subject at the
same distance, then recompose the picture (pg. 33).
• Use macro mode to focus when taking close-ups.
Aperture or shutter
speed shown in red
The subject is too bright or too dark. The pic-
ture will be over- or under-exposed. If the subject is dark, use the flash.
BLINK DETECTED A subject or subjects may have blinked. Retake the photograph if desired.
FOCUS ERROR Camera malfunction. Turn the camera off and then on again, taking care not
to touch the lens. If the message persists, contact a
LENS CONTROL ERROR
TURN THE CAMERA OFF, REMOVE
LENS CAP OR OBSTRUCTION AND
TURN THE CAMERA ON
CARD NOT INITIALIZED
The memory card is not formatted or the
memory card was formatted in a computer or
Format the memory card using the K FORMAT op-
tion in the camera setup menu (pg. 102).
The memory card contacts require cleaning.
Clean the contacts with a soft, dry cloth. If the message
is repeated, format the memory card (pg. 102). If the
message persists, replace the memory card.
Camera malfunction. Contact a FUJIFILM dealer.
PROTECTED CARD The memory card is locked. Unlock the memory card (pg. 10).