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I am trying to take photos of engraved glass, how do you shut off the flash so that i don't get the reflection? Can you give me any other tips on how to take good clear shots of this subject.........? please!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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If you have the camer in manual on the back on the round wheel there is a small lightning bolt looking thing (a wavy line pointing down) click that and it should cycle through the flash options, normally the sybol with a circle and line through it means no flash.

As for photo tips, no flash, maybe side light it with a lamp or put it beside a window, this might catch the shadows in the glass so the engraving comes out more.

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