Question about Olympus EVOLT E-500 Digital Camera
I've got this camera two weeks (bought it used). It worked fine at first resulting in great sharp pictures with proper lighting. But suddenly the good results started to be lesser and lesser. Ofcourse I went through the menu couples of times to get to know the camera better. This is the problem: when pointing the lens towards a light source it is resulting in pictures with strange vertical beams of light and the pics look heavily over exposed. There seems to be some pattern repeating also. Like when I take a picture of the tv with the pioneer logo on it, you will also see the logo floating in the air above the tv.
I did set everything in auto mode and the lighting metering in ESP. At night time it is not that obvious but a light source (lamp) will result in a straight vertical beam of light like a laser.
Does anyone have an idea why this might happen?
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Sep 07, 2011 | Olympus SP800UZ Digital Camera
Feb 25, 2011 | Olympus EVOLT E-500 Digital Camera
Dec 25, 2009 | Olympus SP-500 UZ Digital Camera
Oct 09, 2009 | Olympus ? Stylus 500 Digital Camera
Jan 13, 2009 | Olympus EVOLT E-500 Digital Camera
Nov 22, 2008 | Olympus EVOLT E-500 Digital Camera
Aug 14, 2008 | Olympus Cameras
Dec 25, 2007 | Sharp VE-CG40U Digital Camera
Nov 12, 2007 | Olympus FE-170 Digital Camera
69 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: