Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

Full after 3 pics

\015 Just got camera. Takes 3 pics and it is full. Whats the problem?\015

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Does the camera take a card and is one fitted? If just the internal memory is being used and you are taking pictures at very high resolution there is only room for a very small number of pictures.
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