Application Number: 00119229
Application Date: 2000.05.12
Publication Number: 1274094
Publication Date: 2000.11.22
Priority Information: 1999/5/13 JP 132686/1999
International: G02F1/133;G03B13/02
Applicant(s) Name: Olympas Optical Industries Co., Ltd.
Inventor(s) Name: Ohayashi Yoshiaki
Patent Agency Code: 11038
Patent Agent: wang sibeng
Abstract With a camera, a photographing prohibition state can surely be recognized only by viewing a liquid crystal display. In the camera, an LCD 28 with a variable transmissivity is disposed within a finder 26. A film is fed by a film feed section 36. When a film rewinding operation by the film feed section 36 is completed, a CPU 10 instructs an LCD drive section 30 to lower the transmissivity of the LCD 28.