Having problems with your Nikon D90 Digital Camera with 18-105mm lens ?

Hi. I am on vacation in the Indian Ocean islands at this moment with a brand new Nikon D90 + 18-105 lens. Was taking photos this morning. From one shot to another, the camera suddenly stopped working. When I press the shutter button, it still focuses and when I click through, I can hear the shutter clicking (tried this with different shutter speeds). However, no photo is captured/stored. Also, the Lv button no longer works. When I press it, the camera is unable to switch from viewfinder to LCD l


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If you happen to have a hair dryer with you please use it to take off possible moisture from the camera, warm the camera and keep repeating it , do not over use but just to make sure that exposure to mist could have caused condensation within.
\015\012 keep doing this and then replae the battery to check again.
\015\012remove the hood and use this soft heating, , remove the battery and heat so that the heat goes into the unit.
\015\012Give me a response if this works as I wish it would. If so keep the camera protected till the trip is over.
Unfortunately your camera is displaying al of the symptoms of a faulty mirror assembly which seems to be bugging some D90's. As long as you're certain that it has not been exposed to rain, seawater or salt spray then your only fix is to get the camera exchanged as per any consumer rights laws in your country (e.g. the Sale of Goods Act in the UK) or repaired under warranty by the manufacturer.

Sadly, with unrepeatable trips like yours, the only preventative measure is to only ever take tried and trusted equipment. With new gadgets I always try to give them a minimum of 3 months usage before I trust them entirely.

Sorry this doesn't fix your problem, but your only current remedy is to consider buying a replacement model locally (although the Indian Ocean isn't known for its superb camera shops!) and trying to get a refund on your faulty one when you return.

I hope that you're able to enjoy the remainder of your holiday.
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