Warning Messages and Displays
The following warnings are displayed in the monitor:
Warning Description Solution
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 (P 39).
• 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.
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
The camera has been used continuously at
high temperatures. If no action is taken, the
camera will turn off automatically.
Turn the camera off and wait for it to cool.