Having problems with your Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens ?
D40 manual mode takes "blue" pictures.
\015 When taking picutres with D40 in M, A, S, or P mode, the pictures appear washed out with a "blue" tone.\015
Go to Shooting Menu --> White Balance
\015\012Make sure this is set to Auto
\015\012Make sure this is set to Auto
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