Having problems with your Nikon D60 Digital Camera ?

Flash buttom cannot be pressed to take a picture....turning the camera off and then back on helps...so does pointing downward and pushing button 1/2 down, and then snapping picture.

Answers :

Try going onto the menu and resetting the camera, this will not delete your images,
Your battery may be dead,
Most likely is that it is finding it hard to autofocus try it on manual then see what happens,
you may be pressing to button to quickly for the camera to autofocus,
open your apeture right up then try and also open your exposure up to it may be too dark to take the picture on auto function.
The mode that the camera is in, probably auto, is saying that there is enough light. when you point it down it reduces the light and when you press the shutter down half way it sees the light deficit and pops out the flash. i would say to play with the modes and preset modes.
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