Having problems with your Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens ?
Line in pictures
\015 I have had this camera for a little over a year and a few days ago this blue line in the left alf of the picstarted showing up in all of my pictures. It looks like something very bad, and very expensive to fix. Anyone have any ideas? \015
I see a blue line on the RIGHT side. this is an early indication of CCD failure.. hand it for repairs while it's on warranty
It may be a hair or other nuisance on your sensor. Hand it over to your local repair shop to find out.\015\012
\015\012You have a better chance of fixing it if it's a line of dead pixels than a scratch. In the mean time, quick fix in an image editor.
\015\012You have a better chance of fixing it if it's a line of dead pixels than a scratch. In the mean time, quick fix in an image editor.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens
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 :
White lines Hello! I got an Kodak easyshare M853 for Christmas 2008. I have taken approx. 400 pictures. Yesterday I took a picture and it appeard fine. When I go to review it there are white vertical lines through out the picture. These lines even appear when I down load them to my computer. The lines do not appear on pictures that I took prior to yesterday. Please help! I have Birthdays coming up and the Holidays, I can't be withour my camera! Thanks!
... Kodak EasyShare M853 Digital Camera
Verticle Lines When I turn on my camera, all I can see in my view-finder is many lines, almost like a multi-colored bar code. Sometimes this occurs after trying to take the first picture, but most of the time there cannot even be a first picture. When I attempt to snap a picture with the lines in the view finder and then 'recall' that picture, it is only the lines.
This is a CCD or main processor failure.\015\012Nikon will advise repair or replace. ... Nikon COOLPIX L3 Digital Camera
Horizontal Lines I found in my Canon PowerShot S 500, in the screen, the image appearing having horizontal lines in it, in the replay after imaging and replay mode, and after it is on the computer, the lines appear in the picture clearly pixelating the picture horizontaly, while in video mode, no lines appear at all while videoing and viewing the video. in the viewing mode normally before taking the picture, i found that there is very light lines cannot be seen easily, but became clear when i tr
Even am facing the same problem is it due to the problem mentioned in this site?\015\012\015\012http://www.canon-asia.com/index.jsp?fuseaction=image-phenomena_notice ... Canon PowerShot S500 IXUS 500 Digital Camera
P5100 Nikon Hi, I have a Nikon Coolpix 5100 camera. When reviewing the pictures, there are white visible lines across. When going to take the picture, it's clear, there are no white lines, only when reveiwing the pictures. Even when pictures are uploaded, the pictures are not clear, the white lines are visible. Thank you!!
I have the same problem as you... Nikon acknowledges that they have this problem on other Coolpix models, see: http://home.nikon-asia.com/pagear ... Nikon COOLPIX 5100 Digital Camera
When taking a picture the LCD display flashes with different coulered lines all over. then when you view picture its either the coulered lines with no picture or the picture but covered in the lines? any ideas?
Thanks for the information. A failed sensor is a terminal failure and very common on older digicams. Your model was designed to last about five to six years, and should be about seven years old this year, so the failure cannot be describe ... Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera
Distorted image The image I see through the viewer is distorted(vertical lines). Also if I take a picture that comes up the same, all vertical lines? The picture looks good in the viewfinder but the actual picture is distorted---many horizontal lines thru the picture and the exposure is very very light. I have tried cleaning the lens with an "air duster: but has not helped. Any suggestions?
Sounds like you may have a faulty CCD Sensor or the wiring came loose. My Camera did the samethimg. Email [email protected] and explain to them the problem. ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera
There are lots of white lines on my photos. It doesn't seem to matter what the setting is, flash or not, and I've replaced the batteries which are new. The lines go accross each picture like a venitian blind. The picture looks fine when displayed immediately after being taken, but the lines are there when I display and scroll through the pictures. I have a finepix fujifilm e900 digital camera.
Then unfortunately this is a problem with the image sensor on the camera. It would cost more to fix than to just purchase a new one. If you do go for a new one please recycle the old one at a location that takes e-waste. Sorry for the bad news. ... Digital Cameras
Horizontal lines Hello, I have Canon S1 horizontal lines, after picture is being taken. Picture in preview mnode is OK, video mode works fine too. Replaced CF card and the failure persist. The camera is as new never fall. The lines are white ,but were picture is visibal colurs are distorted. Can you estimate cost of the fix? and root cause? Thank you in advance, Noa.
I have the same problem with my camera and it appears to be a well known problem with this camera and some others models beside of canon's: The problem appears to be caused by a defective CCD integrated in the camera. The CCD is not very resistant to ... Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
Blurred pictures with and without lines, sometimes clear pictures with lines, intermittent, then clear pictures without lines. Video, two minutes, no problems. Thanks in advance.
Hi,Unfortunately what you have described indicates that there is a problem with the \015\012ccd (the light sensitive chip that produces the image)or the connection to it. ... Samsung i85 Digital Camera
SAMSUNG PL101 - When I take pictures, white lines appear on them. They don't appear on the screen when I am not taking a picture, and they do appear when I transfer them to my computer. I have tried changing the batteries and memory card, but it makes no difference. The lines are sometimes only visible on parts of the image, in certain lines. When you zoom in to the areas of the photo where the white lines are, they look different, and are a lot thinner. Is there any way I can fix this, or is my
... Samsung S1070 Digital Camera
SAMSUNG S1070 - When I take pictures, white lines appear on them. They don't appear on the screen when I am not taking a picture, and they do appear when I transfer them to my computer. I have tried changing the batteries and memory card, but it makes no difference. The lines are sometimes only visible on parts of the image, in certain lines. When you zoom in to the areas of the photo where the white lines are, they look different, and are a lot thinner. Is there any way I can fix this, or is my
How do outdoor pictures look when taken with the camera? If overexposed, first check that your camera is in automatic mode, and not some other manual exposure mode of the camera. Next, a stuck shutter is another common failure mode for digital came ... Samsung S1070 Digital Camera
Recently,when I turn the camera on to take pictures outside, I see vertical lines on the object I'm about to take a picture of. If I go ahead and take the picture, the lines are printed on the pictures. Hope you can help, as it's been a great camera. Rob
Called Sony. Went through 2 people in Customer Service or Repair to solve the problem. The 2nd one said I'd have to send it in to have the problem diagnosed for $139.00, plus any needed parts and labor. I decided to buy a new camera with more pixe ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W100 Digital Camera
I have a problem with my SAMSUNG ST80 i cant take clearly pictures during daytime and there are horizontal lines n the picture and bright light but during nytime i can take pictures clear without a line in the picture,what is the problem with it? how can i solve this problem?
A line in your photos indicates a faulty CCD assembly and needs repair. ... Samsung ST80 Digital Camera
HI, the camera was hanging on back of a chair with the strap and slip off to the Tile floor. The camera takes pictures but, lines come across the screen as soon as the picture is taken. My wife has down loaded the camera and relayed that all the pictures taken after the drop either have the lines or just didn't take at all. The drop to the floor was probably 18" to 24"
Hello , Guess the lens has damaged !! better take it to a technician!!! ... Digital Cameras
Picture Problem Hi, my picture quality is poor, I have a Sony Cyber - shot DSC-P73. There are vertical lines are lines across the picture which makes the image appear 'grey'. They do not appear if I shoot a movie.
This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Sony should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following link for more info:\015\012 ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P7 Digital Camera
Wierd pictures My camera has recently been dropped and now, the pictures it takes have strange lines on them. The LCD Screen displays the view perfectly, but when it takes pictures the lines appear. My camera is a Fuji FinePix A330. Thank you, Missios
This is caused by a shutter that is stuck open. Normally the shutter closes right at the moment that you snap the picture and allows the image sensor to record what it saw at that moment. When the shutter does not close as intended the image sensor c ... Fuji FinePix A330 Digital Camera
Yellow lines appear in picture after taken. Picture color is way off even when lines are not very apparent. Does not do this all the time! Picture quality is excellent when all is well!! Whats up??????
Ok dont worry about that, first thing you need to do is to remove the memory card., Turn On cmaera wothout memory card, now press menu button and go to setup menu and under setup menu please look for format then press Ok, under format please for mat ... Kodak EasyShare Z612 Digital Camera
Olympus FE-300 pictures get so blurry even when adjusted and also some pictures had the "jalousie" effect/ Pictures are lined with horizontal lines
Check your sticked, to see if your contacts are not scratched. ... Olympus FE-300 Digital Camera
Horizontal lines When i take a picture from my microscope, in my job, the picture obteined had too much horizontal lines, but this problem is only recently, because i did it too much times before, with excelents results, i need your help, because this pictures are very important for my job and researchs...
If you're having horizontal lines, you could try the steps below:POWER RESET:- Turn off camera- Remove batteries for a minute- Return batteries- Turn on cameraMASTER RESET- Turn on camera- P ... Samsung Digimax S500 Digital Camera
Horizontal lines When taking a picture there are lines across the picture, what can I do? I have a NV10 model, when I take a picture with flash everything is like white, I'm a kind of sad due to this
Without knowing too mcuh about this particular model..I can sayCheck your White balance options and set it to auto.If that doesnt work..Try to reset all the options from your menu.HTH ... Samsung NV10 Digital Camera
Horizontal lines I have a Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80. When I look at the screen to take a picture, everything looks fine. Video setting works fine too. But, when I take a picture, there are horizontal lines all the way across the whole screen on every picture on every setting except the video as I already stated. Please let me know what this means. Thanks for your help.
HiIt sounds like the aperture in your lens is stuck open and the pictures are overexposed. Try a lower light setting, do the pictures look alright? If so it's the aperture, and the lens will need to be replaced. If the camera is still in ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera
Images look blurred on focusing WHEN TURNING ON TO TAKE A PICTURE THE SCREEN SHOWA FINE LINES OF COLOR. TAKE A PICTURE AND THE LINES ARE GONE BUT THE PICTURE IS BLURRED
\015\012Locate the RESET button on the camera. \015\012Use a pointed object (like a ballpoint pen) to press and hold the RESET button for 2-3 seconds. \015\012After 2-3 seconds has el ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T1 Digital Camera
When I take a picture it shows up perfect on my screen, but when I look at the last pictures taken there are horizontal lines. The last few pictures have horizontal lines and are very foggy.
If cleaning the lense won't help, the memory card might be damaged. Try with another card. ... Pentax Optio M20 Digital Camera
Lines I am getting lines on my pictures. I wonder if anyone else has had this problem? I went through the diagnostic testing. That went fine. I reset all settings. I took the batteries out and the memory card for a half hour and put them back in. None of this worked. The best i can explaing is there horizpntal lines through the pictures. Any ideas??? My warranty is long expired. Just wonder if it's worth getting fixed or would it be better to purchase a new camera.
I have the exact same problem with MY HP 945 camera! It had horizontal lines through it in several of the shots. I thought at first it was the memory card, but after using that same card in another (older but still working HP) camera, and swapped in/ ... HP Photosmart 945 Digital Camera
Screen problems My digital camera has little lines coming up on the screen when I take a picture. Up close pictures are okay, but far away pictures have to many lines.
Here is a link, goes to the site. Go to the support/ customer service for the contact info. ... GE A730 Digital Camera