Having problems with your Nikon D50 Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens ?

When I use an extender and all manual settings all i get is a black picture, even though I can see the image through the lens before taking it. HELP

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It is usually the lens contact. Try cleaning the contacts on both sides with QTips and isopropyl alcohol or cleaning solution. If that does not work, then replace the lens and see if this changes anything. The extender itself may be faulty.
One common fault that cause this is the extender shutter not opening, have a look. Either than this bad communication between lens and camera can cause same problem.

If you cannot fix the problem, take the extender to a Nikon autorized shop, so that it can be tested on a different camera.
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