Author Topic: Use selftimer light as an actual light  (Read 2146 times)

Chungdha

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Use selftimer light as an actual light
« on: August 17, 2012, 08:39:20 PM »
I noticed the selftimer light is a pretty bright light too bad on the t2i its red, but i donno some might want to try filming with a red light as its better than nothing , but I remember certain models I think it was the 7D which the light was white instead of red. On some of the camera's they can use it for focus assist and it quite bright. I am unsure which color it is on other models than the t2i. But I wonder if it is possible to switch that LED light on the front of the camera on to use as a light source. You never know it might be useful or handy to have as an option.

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Re: Use selftimer light as an actual light
« Reply #1 on: August 17, 2012, 10:20:38 PM »
Also that feat was removed (and it was not good for shooting)
I'm using ML2.3 for photography with:
EOS 600DML | EOS 400Dplus | EOS 5D MLbeta5- EF 100mm f/2.8 USM Macro  - EF-S 17-85mm f4-5.6 IS USM - EF 70-200mm f/4 L USM - 580EXII - OsX, PS, LR, RawTherapee, LightZone -no video experience-