Basic Photography and Playback
Taking Pictures in R (E AUTO) Mode
In situations in which camera sounds or lights may be
unwelcome, hold the DISP/BACK button down until o
The camera speaker, flash, and AF-assist illuminator/
self-timer lamp turn off and flash and volume set-
tings can not be adjusted. To restore normal opera-
tion, press the DISP/BACK button until the o icon is no
The Indicator Lamp
The indicator lamp shows camera status as follows:
Indicator lampIndicator lamp Camera statusCamera status
Glows green Focus locked.
Blinks green Blur, focus, or exposure warning. Pic-
ture can be taken.
Recording pictures. Additional pic-
tures can be taken.
Recording pictures. No additional pic-
tures can be taken at this time.
Blinks orange Flash charging; flash will not fire when
picture is taken.
Lens or memory error (memory card
full or not formatted, format error, or
other memory error).
Detailed warnings appear in the display. See pages
111–114 for more information.