Having problems with your Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens ?

I see nothing in the Viewfinder...


\015 I have a Nikon D40 and I see 'nothing' in the Viewfinder. I can take pictures, they turn out ok, but I cannot see what I am taking pictures of in the viewfinder.\015

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Unlike digital compact cameras, most SLR cameras (the D40 included) do not feature "live view" on the LCD when shooting. You must view through the eye-level viewfinder for composing and shooting. The LCD screen only functions for the camera settings and for viewing an image after it has been taken.
Thank you for the kind advice.
\015\012i am having the same problem. cant see anything from the LCD at the back when shooting but can replay the pic that was taken. did try to turn the mirror lockup ON and OFF and tried in both settings but still cant see any LCD display when shooting.
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