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Shadow's A small shadow appears on my images as I view the finished pic on my screen flashing on the dark areas of my pics. How can I fix this problem? CJ

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Try to reset camera or you may need to brighten the exposure

Posted on Sep 19, 2008

  • Randy Morton Sep 19, 2008

    you may also press the info button to get different views... it will give you 5 different views

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