Thanks for reaching out — let's see what's going on.
You can select how long you want your floodlight to stay on after an event is detected. You can choose from 10 seconds up to 5 minutes. Check this article for more information.
I hope this helps.
@Catherine-J I'm dropping by to ensure that everything is covered here. How's it going with your Nest Camera? Were you able to read the information and check the link that Alex has shared? In case you have an update, you know where to find us.
I appreciate the help, Alex.