Having problems with your Nikon D70s Digital Camera ?

The built in speedlight on my D 70S is not synching. Seems like the flash goes off before the shutter opens.My pictues all comes out dark no matter what I try. Can you help me?


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I fixed this same problem with my D70s today, after twelve months of getting dark pictures despite the flash firing. It started syncing properly after I performed the following, though I'm not sure why as I was just mucking around.\015\012
\015\012- Set Program to P.\015\012- Push button to activate built-in flash.\015\012- Push, and keep depressed same button, which will put you in Flash Exposure Compensation mode.\015\012- My Flash Exposure Compensation was on +0.3 so I set it to 0.0 by turning the front wheel.\015\012Seemed to fix it.
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