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The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2 by Carol F. Roullard, Brian Matsumoto Ph.D

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Chapter 8. Flash Photography

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Introduction: Flash Photography

Frequently, there is not enough light to photograph a subject, forcing you to provide additional lighting to accomplish the goal. In the case of the Panasonic G2 camera, you have a built-in popup flash that can fire a brief burst of light to supplement ambient illumination. This is a handy feature, and under dim lighting, it will automatically adjust its output so you will get a well-exposed picture.

The use of the built-in flash is not limited to dim interiors. It can be used for outdoor scenes when your subject is back-lighted and their features are hidden by their own shadow. Under these ...

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