Olympus FE-45 Instruction Manual (en)

Handling the Camera
Do not use the camera near fl ammable or 
explosive gases.
Do not use the fl ash and LED on people 
(infants, small children, etc.) at close range.
You must be at least 1 m (3 ft.) away from the 
faces of your subjects. Firing the fl ash too close 
to the subject’s eyes could cause a momentary 
loss of vision.
Keep young children and infants away from 
the camera.
Always use and store the camera out of the 
reach of young children and infants to prevent 
the following dangerous situations which could 
cause serious injury:
Becoming entangled in the camera strap, 
causing strangulation.
Accidentally swallowing the battery, cards or 
other small parts.
Accidentally fi ring the fl ash into their own eyes 
or those of another child.
Accidentally being injured by the moving parts 
of the camera.
Do not look at the sun or strong lights with the 
Do not use or store the camera in dusty or 
humid places.
Do not cover the fl ash with a hand while fi ring.
Do not insert anything into the microSD 
Attachment other than the microSD card.
Other types of cards cannot be inserted into 
microSD Attachment.
Do not insert anything other than an xD-Picture 
Card or the microSD Attachment into the 
If you insert a card by mistake, such as a microSD 
card, do not use force. Contact authorized 
distributors/service centers.

Stop using the camera immediately if you 
notice any unusual odors, noise, or smoke 
around it.
Never remove the batteries with bare hands, 
which may cause a fi re or burn your hands.
Never hold or operate the camera with wet 
Do not leave the camera in places where it may 
be subject to extremely high temperatures.
Doing so may cause parts to deteriorate and, in 
some circumstances, cause the camera to catch 
fi re. Do not use the charger if it is covered (such 
as a blanket). This could cause overheating, 
resulting in fi re.
Handle the camera with care to avoid getting a 
low-temperature burn.
When the camera contains metal parts, 
overheating can result in a low-temperature 
burn. Pay attention to the following:
When used for a long period, the camera will 
get hot. If you hold on to the camera in this 
state, a low-temperature burn may be caused.
In places subject to extremely cold 
temperatures, the temperature of the camera’s 
body may be lower than the environmental 
temperature. If possible, wear gloves when 
handling the camera in cold temperatures.
Be careful with the strap.
Be careful with the strap when you carry the 
camera. It could easily catch on stray objects 
and cause serious damage.