When setting [Flash] to [Auto], [Flash] is not activated if the surroundings are light. However, when shooting with the subject backlit, [Flash] is sometimes used not to make the subject dark. This section describes the setting to shoot the shots with constant flash.
For details on the shooting modes that you cannot set the [Flash] to the On setting to make it fire every time you shoot, refer to the table at the end of this page.
1. Press the ⋖Power⋗ button to turn the camera on.
2. Press the ⋖Flash⋗ () button.
3. The following screen will appear on the LCD monitor.
Press the ⋖⋗⋖⋗ keys to choose [Flash On] ().
Make sure [On] is selected.
4. If the following icon is displayed on the monitor, the setting process is complete.
In the following shooting modes, you cannot set the [Flash] to the On setting to make it fire every time you shoot.
|Model||Shooting Modes that cannot be Set|
|PowerShot SX280 HS|
PowerShot SX270 HS
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