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Self Timer Light

When shooting at night and have 2 second dely shutter a flashing light goes until picture taken. Very annoying at night. Is there a way to shut off.?

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Re: Self Timer Light

what camera?

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Re: Self Timer Light

Iam an idiot 80d and 90d

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Re: Self Timer Light


@chief wrote:

When shooting at night and have 2 second dely shutter a flashing light goes until picture taken. Very annoying at night. Is there a way to shut off.?


The best way to shut it off is probably never turn it on.  Use remote shutter switch.

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Re: Self Timer Light


@chief wrote:

When shooting at night and have 2 second dely shutter a flashing light goes until picture taken. Very annoying at night. Is there a way to shut off.?


When I am doing night sky photography I use a small piece of gaffer tape and cover over the self timer light and the card write light.

 

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