Warning Messages and Displays
The following warnings are displayed in the monitor:
Batteries are low.
Batteries are exhausted.
Slow shutter speed. Picture may be blurred.
(displayed in red
The camera can not focus.
with red focus
Aperture or shutter
The subject is too bright or too dark. The pic-
speed shown in red
ture will be over- or under-exposed.
A subject or subjects may have blinked.
LENS CONTROL ERROR
TURN THE CAMERA OFF, REMOVE
LENS CAP OR OBSTRUCTION AND
The camera has been used continuously at
high temperatures. If no action is taken, the
camera will turn off automatically.
TURN THE CAMERA ON
Insert fresh or fully-charged spare batteries.
Use the flash or mount the camera on a tripod.
• Use focus lock to focus on another subject at the
same distance, then recompose the picture (P 37).
• Use macro mode to focus when taking close-ups.
If the subject is dark, use the flash.
Retake the photograph if desired.
Turn the camera off and then on again, taking care not
to touch the lens. If the message persists, contact a
Turn the camera off and wait for it to cool.