Having problems with your Nikon D60 Digital Camera ?

When ever there is a picture taken there is a flicker when i view the picture in my camera it happens only on the bright spots ...ehy is it


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It's normal.

The Nikon dSLRs have various LCD display modes, and one of them is called "highlight clipping warning display". Basically, when you set your LCD display to "highlight clipping warning display"(it's the mode right before the "histogram display"), it blinks white/black wherever your picture has blown highlights (i.e. where your picture is overexposed)

A histogram display is very helpful in telling whether you've got the\015\012exposure right, but to it isn't adequate by itself. With digital\015\012cameras, it's very important not to blow-out the highlights in a\015\012picture (they're similar to color positive film in that respect), since\015\012once you hit the maximum brightness, the image just saturates, and any\015\012highlight detail will be lost. A histogram display does a pretty good\015\012job of telling you how the image as a whole is doing, but what if there\015\012are just a few critical areas that you're worried about for the\015\012highlights? If only a small percentage of the total frame is involved,\015\012it won't account for many pixels. That means any peak at the "white"\015\012end of the histogram graph would be pretty small, and easy to miss (or\015\012just plain invisible). What to do? The folks at Nikon recognized this\015\012problem some time ago, and so have provided another special display\015\012mode on the D60 (as on most of their dSLRs) that they simply call\015\012"highlights," accessible via the Playback settings menu, under "Display\015\012Mode." This mode blinks any highlights that are saturated in any of the\015\012color channels. It does this by taking the nearly-white areas on the\015\012LCD and toggling them between white and black.
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