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

Nikon D40 is taking Dark Pictures. Flash is

\015 Nikon D40 is taking Dark Pictures. Flash is working and not sure if I changed any setting while checking something else.\015

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Kindly see the aparture and speed of xpouser and the iso also if the iso is 100 change the iso to 400 or 800 or u can select he programme option for the best xpousers
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Nikon D40 pictures taken but too dark even in AUTO mode with flash on a bright day. also, some days ago I had the Shutter release error message while taking some photos. After that, the camera is acting weird, pictures sometimes are taken but the picture is always dark, although flash is used and AUTO mode selected. I do not see the error message anymore, but the camera simply do not take pictures properly. I tried formatting, etc with no result.


Make sure flash is on your flash on cam is sticking. ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens

Nikon D40 is taking Dark Pictures. Flash is


Kindly see the aparture and speed of xpouser and the iso also if the iso is 100 change the iso to 400 or 800 or u can select he programme option for the best xpousers ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens

Dark wiew Hi ! I'm having a Nikon D40 since last week .. and today I want it to take a photo but it has a really dark wiew ! I don't know why but I'm really desperate ! X( And the flash works just fine ! I've uploaded a photo to see it , maybe it helps ! [URL=http://img90.imageshack.us/my.php?image=dsc0009nu5.jpg][IMG]http://img90.imageshack.us/img90/4043/dsc0009nu5.th.jpg[/IMG][/URL] Thank you very much !


Lens is bad and being returned to seller. ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens

I have a nikon d40 when im about to take a photo i press the shutter down but it wont take a photo. mostly when im outside in the dark can you help


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Silvanus is correct - I have a D200 and often by accident adjust the exposure bias dial when taking the camera out of my backpack resulting in dark shots. I bet this is your problem. ... Nikon D200 Digital Camera with 18-200mm Lens

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My Nikon D40 will not take photos. The screen says, "subject is too dark".


Have you tried using flash or raising the ISO to a higher setting? ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens

Every time i take a photo with no Nikon D40 i end up with a blurred dark spot towards the cener of the view finder? what can this be?


Do you only see the spot in the viewfinder or does it appear on the photos? Could be dust on either the sensor or the focusing screen. ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

My nikon D40 is taking dark pictures on P Mode even when the flash is in use, and the white balance is set to auto, but the ISO setting is set to 200 and won't let me go to Auto. The Exposure Compensation is at 0.0 I am running out of options. How can this be fixed?


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Dark photos I am a new Nikon user and have the D80. This is way more camera than I will ever need. I can not take pictures without them being dark not even in the auto mode. This is inside or outside I have two lenses and have switched them and it's still dark. I was able to change the exposer to get them lighter but would think you could take pictures in auto that would be fine.


\015\012Be sure camera is set to the Green auto, not the A (A= aperture priority)\015\012Be sure your white balance is on auto.\015\012Be sure your EV is set to 0\015\ ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera

My NIkon D40's pictures either come out way too light or way dark


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My D50 nikon with 18-55 nikon lens takes a beautiful photos in day ligth. but in dark place in auto mode when use automaticaly the pop up flash the photos are very dark (looks like the flash ligth does not effect when I cover the flash glass the photos are looks better.


Use manual shutter speed is 80 n apptur is 5.6 ok... ... Nikon D50 Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens

Dropped my Nikon D60 on concrete and now it is taking dark photos! I reset it to manufacture settings but still taking dark photos even outside in the middle of the day. Any suggestions on what it could be or how much to get it fixed? Thanks!


This is not a do it yourself project. Call the Nikon Service Department at 1-800-NIKON-US (1-800-645-6687) 9AM-8PM EST, Monday to Friday. They will tell you how to return your camera for repair and will provide you with an estimate of charges. ... Nikon D60 Digital Camera with 18-55mm lens

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Even if I could tell you what you broke without looking at your camera, which I cannot, you would not be able to do the repair yourself. Call the Nikon Service Department at 1-800-NIKON-US (1-800-645-6687) 9AM-8PM EST, Monday to Friday. They will tel ... Nikon D60 Digital Camera

Incorrect metering I have a Nikon D40x. About every 100 or so frames that i take, there is a problem with the Nikon Metering system. It incorrectly chooses the Aperture and Shutter Speed. Outdoors, it sometimes overexposes pictures. Indoors, it makes them very dark or black. Should i take this in to get it fixed? I have extended warranty...Alas, this is an intermittent problem. Thoughts?


It may be a problem with the camera, but you should be using the manual modes....they are much more accurate. if you are worried about it being a defect issue, then send it in.....I have one also, and have found it to be a bit slow on the ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

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I was using my Nikon D40 at son's baseball game with the 55-200 mm lens & was too close to the fence when zooming since it tapped the fence. Now it makes a squeaky noise when trying to auto focus. It will not take a pic on auto focus but will focus and if I flip the A / M switch on the lens itself over to M it will take a pic.It will take pics fine with the 18 - 55 mm lens. It's nota problem with the Zoom, but with the autofocus. When it attempts to autofocus, it goes thru the extremes of the le


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Ive got the nikon d40. when i take photos close up they are blurred. there r 2 settings on the focus lense one is letter a one letter m. you have to move switch to indicate one or other. camara wont take photos on letter a it makes a squeeky clicking noise it takes on letter m but they are blurred. this is a recent problem and i cant find manual.


The letters you're referencing is the M/A (manual / auto) focus switch. The lens has this switch and operates in Auto Focus mode when set to "A" and manual focus mode when set to "M". You have to manually focus on the subject when in le ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens

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