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D40x has shooting misses

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D40x has shooting misses

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I have recently been on vacation. I checked photos on the LCD screen after a days shooting. All was well. I have now downloaded the pictures to my computer. Photos from the first several days are missing and perhaps others too, scattered through the remaining days. When I try to review the pictures again on the LCD screen I can see the pictures I was able to download but also many blank screens with "incompatible JPEG". What does this mean and is there a way to retrieve my missing pictures fro

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Can i shoot video with my d40x - Nikon D40x Digital Camera

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Our h3d is having an intimitant problem 9022 is what is coming up. Thought it was a problem with the battery connection but tried the lithiums today still no luck. Works for a while fine the it seems to happen on a vertical shot mainly. Shooting on a tripod using the on camera bracketing. Keeps saying error missing calibration or storage media missing. Any clue?

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When I take a picture I miss what I am shooting at. Not sure how to set shutter speed faster. I have to lead a moving object or I miss it. Then it takes forever to reset to take the next picture.

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I just want to know if the d40x is able to shoot videos or not

No-no video or audio on a digital slr! ... Nikon Digital Cameras

Time lag between focusing and shooting causes missed phot ops

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It's been 3 years since i've been using my Nikon D40x and this morning I was about to shoot an event, I adjust the aperture to 13 and after that a message show on the screen saying "lens not attached" and I can only use the manual mode but I can't adjust the aperture anymore. what should I do? do I have to bring it to the nikon center for repair?

Having received no response in over a month, I assume this is no longer a problem. ... Digital Cameras

My Nikon D40x won't auto-focus. When I press down the shutter button, it won't do anything at all. If I switch to manual and back to auto, it works for 2-3 shots, and stops working again. If change shooting modes from single to timer and back, it might work for a couple shots. I have not been able to find any other solutions. Any suggestions?

Try cleaning the contacts on the camera body and lens where they meet with a cotton swab lightly dampened with rubbing alcohol ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

Nikon D40x stopped shooting photos.Shutter release button fails to fire. Battery is fully charged. New and formatted memory card. Camera turns on and flash opens but won't take picture. What could be wrong?

I have the same problem and narrowed it down to my 18-55 lens. It wrks with y 200 mm lens but not the 55mm......so i am getting a new lens. ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

I have a Nikon D40x. Camera works fine, but sometimes it does not shoot a picture when shutter is depressed. It will just beep and shutter will not go. This very frustrating as I've lost many shots. Usually a re-framing/re-focus will fix it. Is there a setting to avoid this? Thanks.

There are a few factors that don't allow a camera to focus. If the lighting conditions are low the camera will have trouble due to the light level, especially when you are using a slow lens (with an aperture smaller than f3.5).\015\012\01 ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

When on photo shoots camera will let me take a few pictures then gives a busy light and won't let me take another piucture until busy light goes off. I am missing alot of shots over this problem

The problem is that the camera can take pictures faster than it can write them to memory. It buffers a few in a high-speed memory location, but once that memory is filled, it has to be emptied to your memory card.Your options are:U ... Digital Cameras

Error shoting I did buy my nikon d40x just today, went to do my first shoot and my camera wouldnt work. When you go to take a shot the shutter closes and then and error comes up and says press shutter button again to release. Do you want help me please ? Kind regards Alessandro

It is a technical problem in the hardware of the camera which has to be fixed by a technician.\015\012I just fixed this problem two days ago.\015\012vicky ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

I have the nikon D40x and am shooting in raw need software to convert what do you suggest

Nikon ViewNX: free at http://support.nikontech.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/61Nikon CaptureNX2: trial version at http://support.nikontech.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/61Adobe Camera Raw: included with Adobe Photoshop ... Nikon Digital Cameras

I just bought a d60 and the monitor does not display anything other than a blank screen or the shooting info--never the monitor view. what switch am have I clcked or missed?

I assume it will also display the menu when you press the menu button?The D60 does not have a Live View capability. You have to use the viewfinder just as SLR uses have been doing for half a century. ... Nikon D60 Digital Camera

I attempted to unlock a 1.0 gb camera card today which has been locked. After attempting to unlock it using a utility knife (since the lever was missing) I gave up after trying to load and reload the locked card. Then when I reinstalled the other card (same type which was unlocked and in use today. This card now is unusable with the same message showing on the camera screen. Yet another card that is also unlocked was used and the same message again. I now cannot shoot photos since all three card

Hi there.Turn the camera on and go into the setup menu, look down the list for "reset" and reset it, then try another camera card.Please post back the results.Good luck and thanks for choosing FixYa!! ... Canon Digital Cameras

Battery Problem I have trouble with apparent battery failure due to bad contacts on the slide-out tray thingie that holds the batterys. Jamming it in several times when I change batteries sometimes helps, but often the camera will stop working in the middle of a shoot and indicate the battery is discharged. A quick in-and-out a couple of times of the thingie restores full battery power, but by then I've probably missed my picture. Anyone else have this problem? Other than that (and piss-poor aut

I've never had that problem, all I can suggest would be to fiddle with the contacts in the grip, or put a folded bit of paper behind the battery before you put on the little door to push it in further. ... Olympus Camedia E-20N Digital Camera

Nikon D40X Whenever I take a picture, the display shows the shooting info on top of my picture just after the shutter is released. How do I remove this?

Press the down arrow until it disappears. That should disable the data view. ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

White Pictures I have had my D40X for over a year. At first it was great. Lately about every few pictures comes out white or way over-exposed. I have to look at the screen after every picture to make sure it isn't white , if it is, I have to shoot again.

If the camera is on a very reflective surface such as sasnd or snow, sometimes the light meter can be fooled and so you have to try to find a snow mode or manually increace the apeture or shutterspeed or lower the ISO you might also check to see if t ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera

Exposure problem I have just purchased a Canon 40D. When shooting in Manual mode with an external flash, (photogenic) my exposure always looks correct thru the lcd but it always flashes -2 no matter what setting I have the camera on. What am I missing? I am relying on the camera's reading as my light meter is broken.

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I'm trying to take pictures of purple flowers, and they come out blue. There is red missing from the color balance, but I don't know how to get it to change. I tried the manual's instructions for shooting a white paper but it didn't make any difference.

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Was told by amazon that your 50mmF2.8 DG macro would autofocus on my nikon d40x...it does not...am I missing something or did amazon mislead me? Thanks Kevin

FixYa does not make lenses. From the name, I'm going to assume it's a Sigma lens.\012\012\012The Nikon D40x does not have an autofocus motor, relying on the lens to have one. This particular Sigma lens does not have such a motor. Sigma de ... Sigma Digital Cameras

Hello, Just got back from Hawaii and took my Lumix Ts2 camera snorkeling every day. The first few days I had no problems, but the last half of my vacation, condensation covered the lens, and my pictures look like I'm shooting through a fog. The fog would dissippate after 45 minutes or so in the sun, but I missed many moments I would have liked to capture. The next day, I would go out and have the same problem. I worry that moisture is trapped inside the camera around the lens and no way to g

Sorry for the loss of the memorable moments. First the issue of the unit being reconditioned can be quite tricky as you really cant tell how capable the person who would handle your unit is. Warranty cover could be an advantage as you wont have to pa ... Digital Cameras
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