1. quinndupont's Avatar
    Perhaps the camera flash on my Lumia 920 just happened to die at the same time as the Portico update, but has anyone else experienced issues?
    12-19-2012 10:39 PM
  2. CJ Thunder's Avatar
    Not the same, but now my gf's flash focus helper is always on.
    12-19-2012 10:45 PM
  3. rdubmu's Avatar
    The focus Assist light no longer works.
    12-19-2012 11:01 PM
  4. gamenlegend's Avatar
    I can't tell if the focus assist light is broken or night. Is it always to supposed to stay on until you take the picture? Or does it flash for that brief second to highlight the area? If it's the latter then mine no longer works correctly.
    12-19-2012 11:42 PM
  5. xenoglyph's Avatar
    Flash is working fine for me, and focus assist is working the same as it did before the update....just turns on a for a second.

    I saw this post before I did the update though, so before I used my camera I went in system settings > camera and did a camera reset. Not sure it that did anything for me or not as I didn't test the camera before doing that.
    12-19-2012 11:52 PM
  6. Plystrern's Avatar
    The flash on my 920 died. Had to send the phone back for repairs..*waiting*
    12-19-2012 11:58 PM
  7. danyl27's Avatar
    The flash just went out on my 920 also.. For every good thing about this phone there are two bad things... Its just annoying.
    12-20-2012 12:22 AM
  8. TechAbstract's Avatar
    The flash doesn't work with Night mode and Flash on Auto for me. Other than that the flash is still working with normal and other modes.
    12-20-2012 12:26 AM
  9. xenoglyph's Avatar
    The flash doesn't work with Night mode and Flash on Auto for me. Other than that the flash is still working with normal and other modes.
    I can confirm this, but the flash works in night mode with the flash turned on. Pretty sure they did that on purpose...
    12-20-2012 02:26 AM
  10. Sinabu's Avatar
    Mine seems to be working fine.
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    12-20-2012 06:51 AM
  11. rdubmu's Avatar
    resetting the camera did the trick for me :)
    12-20-2012 10:56 AM
  12. quinndupont's Avatar
    resetting the camera did the trick for me :)
    How do you reset the camera?
    12-20-2012 01:32 PM
  13. SilentZero's Avatar
    Having the same issue here, settings reset, soft reset, hard reset doesn't work. Focus and flash doesn't work, and neither does the flashlight app.
    12-22-2012 09:19 AM
  14. jarettp's Avatar
    Thanks I just blinded myself checking this...
    12-22-2012 09:24 AM
  15. SilentZero's Avatar
    Anyone who had this problem get it solved? Mine still isn't working, about to bring it in for repairs even if it is software, this is annoying.
    12-24-2012 05:29 PM
  16. photobriangray's Avatar
    Mine is dead also. Did a hard reset, still not working.
    12-25-2012 11:31 AM
  17. Nabkawe5's Avatar
    This could be caused by two things , the first Flash is known to be broken in some new Lumia 920 so this is normal and exchanging the phone would be the best way to go .

    As for people who's focus assist is always on or always off (but works in forced flash) after portico update it might be related to the brightness sensor bug(known bug in Portico, which indecently determines if the focus assist is needed or not , it also determines white balance settings too , So please make sure you don't cover the proximity sensor while taking pictures.
    have a good day.
    12-25-2012 11:36 AM
  18. photobriangray's Avatar
    Replaced my phone, post portico, all is well...
    12-28-2012 02:19 PM

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