Having problems with your Nikon D5000 Digital Camera ?

My camera is brand new, got it just last week. I tried using the S mode on the mode dial and tried shooting with the fastest shutter speed, but all pictures turned out to be blank/black. The same happened for the P, A and M mode. May I know if it's a problem with my settings or the camera?


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Photographing is matching the shutter speed and aperture to the ambient lighting conditions to create the effect you want. 'Auto'- and 'P'-mode should match those automatically. 'S' will choose the aperture and 'A' the shutter speed according to the other. In 'M' -mode the operator is able to choose any combination of the aperture and the shutter speed.

Blank pictures are result of under-exposure, where not enough light has entered the camera to 'burn' the picture. Try to learn to use the exposure meter to define the right exposure or use the 'Auto' -mode.
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