Having problems with your Nikon D40x Digital Camera ?
Nikon D40x Dark pictures!
\015 Hello biscuiteatin,\302\240\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012I've dropped my D40x Nikon as well and I'm having the EXACT same problem!!! Everything is fine except REALLY dark pictures - I could say they are completely black each time.. Have you found a solution yet?? I'm not registered on Fixya.. I've been checking the internet and magazines for this problem so I'll give you my email in case you've any clue how this can be solved! Would really appreciate it!! [email protected] Well good luck and keep up the photography!!\015
You might have set the EV to -3 or -7.... in the view finder, this is confirmed by a black and white square icon that has +/- on it. .. go check it out :)
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Nikon D40x Dark pictures!
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