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DSC-H7 camera, getting red eye or white eye spots

I'm getting red eyes or white eye spots in most of the evening or night photographs. I have made settings of Red eye reduction to Auto. It was fine earlier but this started just few months back.
Daytime photos are quiet clear and error free.
I have tried with full battery charging before using the camera but results are same with eye spots.
Pl. advice.

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First, here is why they are red or white spots:

The red is the reflection of your flash on the retinas of your subjects. The white are generally animal eyes reflecting back.

You will notice this on flash shots only and mostly when you use the zoom. The zoom uses a "narrow" field of view so the light that reflects back is "direct", instrad of at an angle.

The fix: Change the ISO setting (it is set too high). It is probably near the maximum sensitivity (3200?)... set it to 400 or so and try that for a while. 800 is probably the best general setting, but try 400 first.

Try not to use the flash unless you really have to, but only if the subject is less than 12 feet away. If no people are in the picture, you may use the flash for subjects greater than 12 feet.

this should work for you...

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