Limit of ISO80 at long shutter speed of above 1 sec. on SX50Hs

Started Oct 28, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: Limit of ISO80 at long shutter speed of above 1 sec. on SX50Hs
In reply to topshot61, Oct 29, 2012

topshot61 wrote:

Ketan Buch wrote:

On, I came across reviews which highlighted the limits placed on ISO @80 for night time long exposure above 1 sec. Can you please guide me as to how this would affect the images and what are the low light limits when one needs a long exposure ? How can this limitation be overcome ( without resorting to hack/CHKD). Pardon my ignorance but any advice would help in real world photography.

My manual says ( and in camera it is) like this; for >1.3 sec. Iso limit is 80.

Yes, the same message found on both the Tv & M mode section.  I believe the shutter speed would go beyond that limit when you use the Av & P mode, where you could select a smaller f/stop with low ISO forcing the camera to do a longer exposure?

My SX30 has no such limit, can we call that an advancement?


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