Having problems with your Nikon Digital Cameras ?

I own a D90 and of late have had problem getting the shutter to actually fire and take a photo at times. It will work sometimes and not at others. I have tried changing the memory card - putting it on manual etc but still won't work. The battery is fully charged. It occasionally comes up with an r05 and r21 code in the R lower box and a flashing F at the top R when this seems to happen. I haven't played with the settings all that much - just since this has begun happening. Can you make any sugge


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The r codes you mention are related to speeds of buffering information onto the memory card. A high ISO NR setting on the camera has a huge impact.... the cross over point is 800 ISO. If you have it on, and are on 800 or over, the remaining buffer can drop by multiples. This can cause the operation speed to drop considerably. As a first measure I would advise that you make sure the ISO is set to 800 or less.
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\015\012Do this and let me know what effect that has on the problem. We can continue troubleshooting from there.
I experienced that a couple of times. Usually, what I do to resolve it is :
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\015\0121. Turn off the camera
\015\0122. Zoom out your kit lens all the way out and in. Do this at least twice.
\015\0123. Turn on your camera again
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\015\012If I'm not mistaken, this is one of the known issue in D90. It happens,\015\012when you set your camera/lens to AF, and if you nudge the Manual focus\015\012while the camera is still turned on.
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\015\012Let me know if this works out for ya :-)
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