Having problems with your Nikon D300 Body Only Digital Camera ?

D300 shutter/mirror sound sloppy or not crisp I got my sensor cleaned and after I got my body back I noticed that the shutter and or mirror sound too loud or sloppy. It used to sound quite crisp and I haven't had it for long either. It does expose properly yet it just doesn't have the same feel as it did before. any ideas? thank you

Answers :

As long as it works, I wouldn't spend too much time worrying about it. In the future, learn to clean the sensor yourself. It's not difficult when you have the proper supplies. Just Google the words "how to clean a DSLR sensor" and you will find sites with pictures to teach you.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Nikon D300 Body Only Digital Camera

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

D300 shutter/mirror sound sloppy or not crisp I got my sensor cleaned and after I got my body back I noticed that the shutter and or mirror sound too loud or sloppy. It used to sound quite crisp and I haven't had it for long either. It does expose properly yet it just doesn't have the same feel as it did before. any ideas? thank you

As long as it works, I wouldn't spend too much time worrying about it. In the future, learn to clean the sensor yourself. It's not difficult when you have the proper supplies. Just Google the words "how to clean a DSLR sensor" and you will find sites ... Nikon D300 Body Only Digital Camera

Black Screen ive got a black screen when i take pictures; everything else on the camera works. the menu's pop up; the pictures ive taken show on review. but the actual view doesnt show anything and is completely black so whenever i take a picture its just all black. i just got this camera for christmas and it hasnt been dropped or exposed to liquid. it doesnt show a lens error number either; because i dont even think it knows it has one.. its just black though.

I have the exact problem. I came on slowly, some days it would work, some days it wouldnt. Finally i couldnt get it working at all. Sent it back to Kodak as it was still under warranty, the repair center claims it was "physical damage". They admit th ... Kodak Easyshare M753 Digital Camera

I can't get photos to upload from my Canon S500. Always in the past I just made the USB connection and I got a dialog screen telling me what to do. Now I have a new computer (running Vista, just got my Windows 7 upgrade and haven't loaded it yet), and it gave me a short message about "driver installed and then nothing--no icon, no nothing. It does make a sound when I connect and disconnect the camera. I went to the Canon site and they say there's no special software to download for this.

Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.\012\012\012The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to ... Canon PowerShot S500 IXUS 500 Digital Camera

Got Camera from Amazon more than a month ago. I believe the focus is acting up. I turn it on/off, or focus it pushing the button half way and it makes this disturbing sound as if a DVC tape is struggling to rewind. Screen & Shots are blurry. I zoom in half way, it's almost clear but not quite. Its not saying Lens Error (yet)

Definitely sounds like you have a problem. You should try and see if it can be repaired under warranty. ... Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS Digital Camera

I have a D90 and I just got, used, a 50 mm f/1.4 D lens. The lens motor sounds like it is working, but only moves the lens a small amount. Not enough to properly auto focus. It will manually focus, but the movement is not as free as another 50 mm lens I compared it to. Yes, I could bring it back, but if there is a simple fix, I'd like to do that.

Unless you have a lens collimator and other equipment, do not try to take the lens apart yourself. Take the lens in to a reputable camera shop and have their repair department do a CLA (clean-lube-adjust) on the lens. ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens

Autofocus problem I dont really know how to explain my problem.. I got a Nikon D40 for Christmas last year and last week we went on vacation. The camera was working fine. but suddenly the camera wouldn't auto focus. Everything is set on auto.. I only have the lens that came with the camera. The battery is charged.. it doesnt even make a noise like its trying to focus. the wiewfinder bracket thingy lights up red but nothing after that. I am new to photography so I know I probably sound like

You have to hold the shutter\015\012down halfway as you compose the first shot so the AF system can focus\015\012and lock, and then the camera fires instantaneously when you press the\015\012shutter the rest of the way. ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

Format erroe Hey I got a Sony Cybershot DSC W55 and a memory stick pro duo that was working just fine..I could take pictures and everything..Out of the blue though, it suddenly says format error..I havent tried to format it yet coz ive got some pictures on the memory card that i havent dwnloaded onto my pc yet..Is there no other way to solve the problem without having to delete all the pictures on the card? Thnx

Have you tried to check the contents of the memory stick from your PC? If you can't see the files on your PC, there are a number of file recovery software packages available, some are even free. ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P72 Digital Camera

I go into setup on the camera to turn on the shutter sound how-ever when i switch back to the men u it doesnt show that i have turned it on, and when taking a picture it doesnt work. Is there another option i have to turn on the make the shutter sound work when taking a picture?

You Can not have Continuous Shot, Or BBC on if you choose to have a shutter sound. Both must be shut off in order to achieve shutter sound. ... Nikon Digital Cameras

Camera doesnt work, got as a gift about 6 months ago and took out

1. Make sure you will install a new or fully charged battery/batteries into your camera. 2. Clean the battery contacts. a. Remove the battery/batteries and the memory card from your camera, then wipe the battery contacts with a soft, clean cloth. b. ... Kodak EASYSHARE M1063 Digital Camera

Clicking sound My camera makes a clicking sound when I move it around...like it's a zoom issue. I took one back and got another one, but it has the same issue. The people at the store said it sounded like there was a screw loose inside the camera.

If you go to the Menu and click on the AF setting, change it to single AF and the sound should go away. It explains online that when it is on Continuous AF the camera is always trying to focus, which is what is making the noises. The sound does go aw ... Kodak EasyShare M380 Digital Camera

Hello.. My the autofocus on my xsi is not working.. it sounds like the lens is not catching in a way.. like, the camera is asking it to focus but the lens isn't moving at all... it makes the sound it usually does when focusing but itt sounds maybe like when your tring to statr an car and it doesnt start... it just keeps straining... do you understand what I mean?

Yes sort of, we have several possibilities first is that if the lens is equipped with an auto and manual switch the switch may have been set to manual or it's positioned between manual and auto focus. Failing that I'd suggest you turn off the camera ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera

3040 Issues I just got a 3040 and had a question about a couple of things I noticed (I've never owned an Olympus digital camera). When the camera is powered up, the noise from the lens coming out sounds awful (like a grinding noise). Is this normal? It zooms in/out without any problems but it just sounds odd. It just doesn't sound smooth... Is a stuck pixel on the LCD enough of a reason to return it for a new one? The pictures do not show the stuck pixel but I am concerned that a new and e

A stuck pixel on the LCD is quite common. I have one on my 2020z; lot of people here would tell you the same thing. Long as it's just one, I wouldn't bother trying to get new camera.\015\012\015\012Far as the lens extension sound: It is a little loud ... Olympus Camedia C-3040 Zoom Digital Camera

No Sound I just got a new computer so I can burn home movies from my Samsung S630 to DVD. The computer recognizes the video, but not the sound. My camera works fine and the sound on the computer works fine except for when I try to play my videos. I've heard that I need codecs but don't know what type and where to get it. I don't have internet at home, so I'd need to burn the codec package to a CD and transfer it to my computer. Do you know what I need?

Youll need to get your camera to a broadband equipped PC and then try the shot videos. Windows media player will automatically download the codecs needed, but I dont know how to get those to your PC. ... Samsung Digimax S630 Digital Camera

My camara when i turnd on i got sound like small bullp breaking what was it .

Internal circuit board short and need servicing. ... Samsung SL50 Digital Camera

Video sound i own a nikon coolpix 4600 camera and when i use the video the sound doesnt work. how can i fix this? thanks.

Let me point out that you listed your problem under KODAK where your product is NIKON.\015\012\015\012However I have tried to retrive the requested information for you.\015\012 ... Kodak EasyShare M1033 Digital Camera

No sound... I can't figure out why there is no sound on the videoclips we have recorded. I've looked in the manual to see if there is a setting that needs to be changed, but can't find anything. I'm starting to wonder if the camera was broken when we got it...help!!!!

There is no sound on the clips because the camera does not have a speaker, if/when you transfer the video to the PC you will hear sound ... Vivitar ViviCam 5100 Digital Camera

The zoomer has got stuck in front, as it was not closing so kept in trvelling bag, however by weihtage in the bag the zoomer has got bend and unable to make it proper. Now unable to take photos too, Regards, Srikanth 9986516793

Kindly send the camera to service centre hardware problem is there ... Nikon COOLPIX L18 Digital Camera

Lens won't come in or out properly. it will turn on and fold out partially but then retracts again and turns itself off again. its doesnt go back in properly either, sticks out about 1/2cm more than it should do.

Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\015\012\015\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digit ... Digital Cameras

Why doesnt my vivitar 8025 doesnt have sound?

One of my cameras is a Vivitar and it records the sound but it doesn't have a speaker for playback and yours is about the fifth question I've seen on here about Vivitar cameras. I'm starting to believe that none of them have a speaker. Download the c ... Vivitar ViviCam 8025 Digital Camera

Headache my camera is samsung s760, the lens suddenly got my camera is samsung s760, the lens suddenly got stuck when i was about to turn it off. it emits a strange sound when i attempt to turn it off/on for several times and the image now on the lcd is blurred. i haven't dropped it, so what's the prob? we just bought it less than six months ago.

Since you purchased it fairly recently it is probably still under warranty. Contact Samsung. Camera instruction book probably has contact information or try their website. ... Kodak EasyShare M853 Digital Camera

I just got my camera and i would like to know how set it properly for instance, i got widht balance and their are 5 picture to select but i dont know what to select and alot more i don't know what to do

... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX12 Digital Camera

Lens Error My daughter and I just got back from a trip to St Croix. We stayed at a resort on the beach and also went snorkeling. The camera was exposed to sand and water. While snorkeling we had the camera in a zip-loc bag so I do not believe it got water in it but I know that while on the beach it may have gotten sand on it. Now the lens won't retract and we are getting a "lens error 12". Any suggestions? Thanks

Hard choices here my friend. Sand in the lens system is bad news.Jams up the close fitting bits. You basically have two choices. Get the camera repaired or throw it away and buy a new one. Cost of repair will likely exceed the v ... Kodak EasyShare C330 Digital Camera

When i try to play back my videos, there's no sound. any tips? i've checked sound settings, and there all set properly. is there a microphone off setting i'm not aware of. it's not in the manual.

Hi try to reset ur camera...To do such reset, turn on the camera and hold the menu button down for longer than 5 seconds. A message should hopefully come up on your LCD asking if you want to reset the camera. Select Yes...thank u!!!rate m ... Canon PowerShot SD780 IS / IXUS 100 IS Digital Camera

My canon powershot SD280 sound wont work.. The sound turn on Okay, but the Video doesnt = It DID work and i dont know what happen to it !

Hey boss- just figured this one out. \015\012\015\012while the video is playing, you can increase the volume by pressing the \015\012button above the Func. Set center button and decrease the volume by \015\012pressing the button below the ... Canon PowerShot SD780 IS / IXUS 100 IS Digital Camera

Over exposure My camera was working great until about 2 months ago when I tried taking pictures outside and they were over exposed. I checked my settings and they were normal ( always keep it on automatic); however, I even changed them yet my pictures outside or inside (in bright light) are all over exposed. What could be the cause of this problem? Thanks!

Same exact problem ... Canon Powershot SD450 / IXUS 55 Digital Camera
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.lionebra.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.1107 seconds