DPReview member, RoundVu, noticed the following after upgrading his/her Fujifilm X-T1 Firmware to 3.0:
The problem wasn't that the camera was set to silent mode. Rather, it was that the X-T1 was set to MS + ES (manual shutter + electronic shutter); and MS + ES disables all flash functionality.
Which begs the question: why does a user have to first check if a camera has been set to so-called silent mode before flash is used? Second, why does setting the X-T1 to MS + ES turn off all flash functionality?
What is it about this photographer-friendly company that is actually photographer friendly? Which begs this question: what does photographer-friendly mean?
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