Having problems with your Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens ?

Continuous Shooting I'm just getting to grips with this as only bought it a few weeks ago. I've pressed the correct button for the continuous shooting option but it only allows to choose from 'Drive Mode - Single Shooting & Self-Timer/Remote Control'. Should I be doing something else? Thanks



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Must be something to do with the mode you are using like auto mode, manual mode P mode so on...havn't use anything else the the manual mode so do a hit and trial procedure. Also be sure to increase the shutter speed...
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Continuous Shooting I'm just getting to grips with this as only bought it a few weeks ago. I've pressed the correct button for the continuous shooting option but it only allows to choose from 'Drive Mode - Single Shooting & Self-Timer/Remote Control'. Should I be doing something else? Thanks


Must be something to do with the mode you are using like auto mode, manual mode P mode so on...havn't use anything else the the manual mode so do a hit and trial procedure. Also be sure to increase the shutter speed... ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens

Just purchased a canon A590. on page 84 of user guide, continuous shooting is described. I'm somewhat familiar with SD cards, but Canon implies that I have to use their MSH type SD card to use the continuous shooting feature. When I look at the drive modes in my camera, I only see 4 possible modes....single pic, 10 sec delay, 2 second delay, and delay continuous. There is an icon for continuous shooting in the book, but it does not appear on my camera. Why?


I don't own an A590 but I've been handling cameras since the Kodak Instamatic days, so I'll try to help you. I checked out the Canon website for the A590. and they don't specifically state the MSH type SD card. The camera can do 1.4 fps or frames p ... Canon Digital Cameras

Continuous shooting I'm new to this so bare with me. I just got my Nikon D60 and I want to shoot pictures in continuous mode. I set it on manual, go into the menu and change it to continuous. I rotate the dial so it changes the shutter speed but when I take pictures it's just a black screen. As a matter of fact any time I try to take a picture in M it's just black. I'm hoping that there is just a setting I need to change and there's not something wrong with my camera. Thanks.


Hey man. Im not sure how new you are but basically i think your problem is you need to decrease the shutter speed to around 1/200-1/250 of a second and increase the apeture to around f10/12 and see if that works. If your operating at a high shutter s ... Nikon D60 Digital Camera with 18-55mm lens

Hi K akima...have followed your advice, but no luck. When I go to continuous mode, it only lets me shoot a single shot, the display briefly reads r 08 then returns to r 09 again. I've tried my other lenses ( Sigma and Nikno ) and they autofocus okay and still show the r09 in the display, but again it won't allow me continuous shots, just the one. The Sigma 120-300 doesn't have an autofocus switch, and i've thoroughly cleaned the contacts. Yes it works manually but I need auto for sports pics. Un


I get r11 but I have a blank memory card which I have just formatted. Sometimes I can take a picture - sometimes I can't. Only bought the camera a fe days ago so wonder if I have set something incorrectly in the menu. ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens

Hi there i can no longer shoot in continuous mode . the multishoot logo is on the lcd screen. when i hold the shutter release button down it wil lonly take a single shot at a time.


That's weird, I've never seen that before. ... Digital Cameras

Continuous shooting how to use the continuous shooting mode on the fuji s8100?


You pick up the camera, make sure the lights and stuff is on. If not sure, put out the lights so that the camera's lcd display becomes more clear. Push the button (Which is usually used to take pic's) ,push this button continiously to get this spe ... Fuji FinePix S8100fd Digital Camera

Nikon d200 My pictures are coming out with red or yellow in it and I do the white balance with an expo disc. Did I do something wrong in the menu settings? I am shooting portraits with continuous lighting. What setting should I have my camera on? Also if you could give a good f stop and shutter speed for shooting kids that move alot - this is without a flash - using 500wt continuous lighting. Please help and Thank you - Thank you!!!!


Hello jenmardi,First, the fstop and shutter speed question ... For a lens of 70 mm I would use the manual with shutter speed at least 1/250 or 1/500, then the fstop I would set at 2.8 or just under this, no more than 4. You need as much l ... Nikon D200 Digital Camera with 18-200mm Lens

Canon xt When I try to shoot sports at night under lights I am having difficulty getting my camera in maunal mode without having bulb mode as well. How do I turn bulb off? I am setting my ISO at 1600 and pushing my f-stop as low as I can go, am I doing something wrong? It worked once for a recent football game but again last night shooting soccer could not get the bulb setting to turn off.


First of all, shooting sports in manual is about the most difficult thing you could ever choose to do. I use the Av (Aperture Priority) and let the camera set the shutter speed. Just set your aperture wide open and fire away. That way, you're not con ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera

I have nikon d40, on continuous mode, auto, it doesn't shoot continuously. also, most of the time, it focuses but not shooting... please help.


I don't know what you are doing - mine shoots continuously with no problems. There is nothing to set other than to set the shooting mode.\015\012\015\012I have noticed that some memory cards are so slow it doesn't allow continuous mode. I recen ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens

I have a Panasonic DMC-LX2 digital camera, I'm based in the UK. Has worked fine for a couple of years, but 2 weeks ago, when powered up, none of the buttons work. Screen is illuminated, lens emerges OK, mode-select dial still rotates and switches between modes, on/off switch and aspect switches OK, but shoot button, all 5 'menu group buttons, anti-shake button, display/LCD mode button, waste basket buttons', zoom in/out control and 4-way direction button all 100% non-functional. Card is being ac


I just got identical situation today, and I have no clue at all. However, I figure that the camera is actually working busy like someone is holding the "UP" button continuously. To see this, power on your camera at any mode except the "Scene mode". A ... Digital Cameras

The flash no longer works. In "auto" and in either the "auto flash" mode or "forced flash" mode no flash occurs. It is not in "suppressed flash" in the "portrait" screen position mode. The batteries are good. The shutter button is pressed after the charging is completed. The camera is not in "continuous shooting."


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"busy" Error Yet another Canon 20D question. I have been shooting both film and digital at weddings for the last two weeks. I have been very impressed with the 20D (I shot Nikon for 22 years). However, I have had my share of camera errors on the 20D. Lately, it shuts down in the middle of shooting and the LCD panel reads "busy." The busy error does not go away when turning off the camera. At first I assumed that the buffer was maxed, but I'm only shooting in single shot mode. Eventually, after m


Check your firmware version and update if necessary. Usually you get the "busy" message when your camera is writing to the card and it's possible the card isn't quite right - a format should fix it. Alternatately you might try a different CF card to ... Canon EOS-20D Digital Camera

Accessing Continuous Mode


Hi,\015\012\015\012Are you in manual mode (and not auto) when trying to select continuous or best shot? Try lowering the image resolution also. ... Nikon Coolpix 4500 Digital Camera

White lines When I take photos oin single shot mode white horizontal lines appear on the photos but eveything seems normal in continuous mode.


Defective image processor. use in continuous mode, but take only 1 shot. may not be expensive to fix. not user serviceable, and not something you can't live with if you can take images in cont mode.consider having it evaluated by the factory an ... Nikon Coolpix 5700 Digital Camera

Using my Canon XSi/450D, I'm interested in doing High Dynamic Range photography. But I can't discover how to make the automated shutter-speed range multi-shot (3 for the 450D) AEB work. I've gone into the menu and select and change the AEB range ( -2V) and pressed "set." Working from the "AV" in creative mode, I then set up my first shot with focus and ISO, and shoot. Now what? When I press the shoot button, an ordinary photo is captured, and if I continue to press the button additional cap


Click on this link http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=ModelInfoAct&fcategoryid=139&mod ... Canon Digital Cameras

Hi, I am trying to use the self timer function on my Nikon D90 but it doesn't seem to work. I have checked on many sites how to use it, but whenever I press the self timer button and turn the roll left and right nothing happens. The option is fixed at shooting instantly and multiple shots. I tried in all camera modes, but still cannot change the option. What am I doing wrong?


The button for this is on the right, the second one from the rear and it has multiple squares on it for a symbol. Pressing and holding this button down then turning the rear dial should change the shutter release function. It cycles th ... Nikon D90 Digital Camera with 18-105mm lens

I can't set my Nikon S560 to continuous shooting mode. When I scroll the menu, it jumps over the continuous setting. What am I doing wrong?


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I have no IS Mode so I can't have 'Continuous'; 'shoot only'; or 'panning'. So I have no image stablization. What do I need to do? I have gone under the MENU and scrolled down - no IS Mode.


The IS is part of the camera and cannot be turned on and off It is a gyro type device.See page 40- of your manual to set up continued shooting function and ensure you have selected the right mode for what you are trying to achieve ... Canon PowerShot SX 200 IS Digital Camera

Accessing Continuous Mode


Some details first...\015\012\015\012The continous icon looks like multiple papers stacked on top of each other (in contrast the normal icon for single shot is a square box with an S in it so you can get it bac ... Nikon Coolpix 4500 Digital Camera

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The the Complete manual that is a PDF file on the CD.\015\012If satisfied you are doing everything you should contact customer support with regard a return for replacement. ... Nikon D50 Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens

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The built-in flash on my nikon d70s does not always fire. sometimes this goes on for quite a few frames before it functions again. and often when it does decide to "wake up" it fires way too hot -- even in TTL. I'm not using the continuous shooting mode, so what could be the problem? shutter count near 15k clicks


Forced flash will not work in auto. If you are not using 'P' mode you should. In 'P' mode it will flash everytime.\015\012\015\012That said, the many flashes does not sound right. I would call Nikon's tech help line at 1-800-nikonux. ... Nikon D70s Digital Camera

Does the built-in flash synchronize in continuous drive mode?


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Focus malfunction I have been shooting with my D70 for a little over a year now with absolutely no problems. I shot with it last weekend with no problems. However, yesterady when I took my camera out to use it I realized that my autofocus single area option won't let me change from one focus area point to another. It is stuck on the center focus area. Even stranger when I tested the autofocus on the closest subject mode it is capable of locking on each of the five focus points. Does anybody know


THere is a little switch on the back of the camera, just under the area selection Dpad. Make sure it is not in the 'L' setting. This locks the selected autofocus area. ... Nikon D70 Digital Camera
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