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Old February 16th, 2011, 03:02 AM   #1
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Viewfinder images very dark!

Hello all

Picked up an AF101 yesterday at the BVE show. After trying it out briefly, I noticed the LCD screen on the side of the camera is a decent quality - but when you close it and try to use the viewfinder on the back, the image is so dark - too dark to work with. Has anyone else had this issue, or do you think it may be a problem with my camera?

Maybe I may be better off buying something like a hoodman for the LCD screen so I could use it in bright conditions?

Thanks, Sparky

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Old February 16th, 2011, 07:25 AM   #2
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Have you tried showing bars and then adjusting the VF and LCD.

I do this every time I the location or light changes.

And no I have not noticed the VF being dark. I find it to be quite good.

Let us know if your problems continue even after adjustment.
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Old February 16th, 2011, 04:59 PM   #3
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The EVF can be set exactly the same as the LCD.

Sounds like someone was playing the camera before you picked it up!

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