Having problems with your Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens ?
I dropped my nikon d40 and there may be something wrong with it.
\015 When I do "continuous shoot" or take rapid shots, it would work flawlessly at times, but there are times when it would only take a couple of shots then it just stops.\015\012\015\012Does the lighting have something to do with it?\015\012\015\012The thing is, my dslr fell from the camera bag from a height of a foot and a half on the marble floor. The body took most of the beating i think.\015\012\015\012So should I worry or am I just paranoid?\015\012Someone please help!\015
Being a slower, baseline SLR, sometimes it needs to take some time to record all the images to the memory card. In the viewfinder you'll sometimes see the work "job" in the right, and it won't let you do anything. This means the camera is processing the photos. It's a normal pause.
RE: your response. Lens shouldn't make any difference with speed. But if recording speed is the issue, you can get a faster SD card. I recommend a professional one. I have a D40 and have no problems with taking continuous photos. So if the faster recording SD doesn't solve it, there may be something else wrong with the camera.
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I dropped my nikon d40 and there may be something wrong with it.
Being a slower, baseline SLR, sometimes it needs to take some time to record all the images to the memory card. In the viewfinder you'll sometimes see the work "job" in the right, and it won't let you do anything. This means the camera is processin ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens
I have a Nikon D40, which I recently dropped. :( Camera seemed okay, but then I noticed later that the 18-55 lens was being less than cooperative. It now is stuck on 55 adn will not zoom out. It still focuses (manually & automatically). My other lens, which was not on the camera at the time of the drop, works perfectly fine. Any suggestions on what could be wrong or how to fix it?
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