LX7 - is this normal?

Started Dec 13, 2012 | Questions thread
MustangJoe
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Re: LX7 - is this normal?
In reply to fburger, Dec 14, 2012

fburger wrote:

I think you are OK. I have a new LX7. When I take a picture, the LCD goes black for an instant. However, when I half-press the shutter and release WITHOUT taking a picture, the screen flashes white. It is almost imperceptible at f1.4 and becomes progressively more noticeable with f stops approaching max at f8. My camera functions beautifully. Hope that helps!

I see the same thing.  At f1.4 half-pressing and releasing the shutter without taking a photo in a dim room doesn't show the flash however if I set it to f8 and half-press and release the shutter the image birghtens considerably for a split second causing what looks like a white flash.  Not sure why though and like fburger, my camera works properly. Probably just an idiosyncrasy of the LX7.

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