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

Nikon d 50 black sky


\015 When taking a landscape shot in auto or man. the overall scene is perfect, but the sky to the horizone is black in parts\015

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Hi\015\012first of all dont point towards the sun\015\012in auto it backens the screen automaticly\015\012set the light sensetuvity lower(more light)\015\012\015\012good luck
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