Using the flash

Use the flash according to the subject and lighting conditions.
  1. Tap the flash icon, such as (Auto flash icon).
  2. If required, change the flash setting.


  • In the BASIC (Basic) mode, available settings depend on the capturing mode, photo mode, and video mode.


  • When the background is brighter than the object, use Fill flash to remove unwanted dark shadows.
  • Even if light conditions are poor, try to take photos with and without the flash. Sometimes the quality is better without the flash.