Having problems with your Nikon D70s Digital Camera ?

In auto focus mode the lese seems to "hunt" and won't focus

\015 I have a D70 and when used with the 18-70 lense in auto focus mode it it won't "settle" and oscilates between various distance settings.\015\012\015\012I thgnk it may be fault with the lense but it was fine a few days ago ?\015

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When this happens with my D70s, I know of two options. 1) use manual focus or 2) autofocus on another object about the same distance away from my subject (holding the shutter release half way) and then move the camera back to my subject composition. This seems to happen when there is little contrast in the scene, i.e., a field of same colored flowers. Hope this helps.
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