Having problems with your Nikon Digital Cameras ?

I have a Nikon D40, and when I set the mode dial to Close up the shutter button won't always depress.

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It's because you are to close to the subject. You can back off or set your lens to manual and the shutter will release whether or not it is in focus.
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