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Will not auto focus can manual focus only - Nikon D100 Digital Camera
Check if you're having compatible objective. Some camera bodies do not co-operate with some AF-lenses.
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Will not auto focus can manual focus only - Nikon D100 Digital Camera
Check if you're having compatible objective. Some camera bodies do not co-operate with some AF-lenses. ... Nikon D100 Digital Camera
Nikon d40 am having a plobrem with the auto focus and the camera won't take pictures whe on auto settings. if you focus manually and the subject is clear , the camera will operate, but will not operate when the subject is out of focus.
The G series lenses won't work in AF mode on the newer, entry-level Nikons. They require the DX series. ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens
I have a Canon Digital Rebel XT camera using a 75-300mm telephoto lens. My problem with the lens is that at times it is hard to adjust the focus either manually or automatically with the camera. I hear something rattling around inside the lens and at times the lens will not auto-focus and I have to remove the lens and manually twist it to get it back to some normal operation. Is this fixable or do I need a new lens?
It sounds like the lens has been dropped or knocked and is misaligned in the guides.Repair against new lewns is a difficult one as prices vary. I would perhaps consider replacing it with a used one. Before you do borrow a similar lens from some ... Canon Digital Cameras
When the the Cannon EOS digital Rebel XT is set to auto focus the camera will not focus and it will not allow me to take a picture when the setting is in the full auto focus mode and not in the creative zone. However, it will allow me take pictures in the manual foucs setting.
Hi.It is a common problem on digital rebel. The problem is a factory defect caused by a factory defective autofocus sub mirror. The problem is known to most repairers ( and sadly to users ). Although the defect due to the camera design, C ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera
I have a Nikon D40 which is coming upto being two years old. Recently I have noticed that the auto-focus will not work. If I manually focus I can still take photos but when auto is engaged it will not even try to focus and therefore will not allow me to take a photo. I have not made any changes to the settings and therefore I am concerned it is a hardware fault. The lens in question is the standard lens supplied with the camera and is the only lens I have so have been unable to check t
The auto motor and most of the electronics for focusing are located inside the lens on this model and the camera communicates with the body via interface contacts. Try cleaning these first. If you do not get auto focus function back the lens will nee ... Nikon Digital Cameras
Whenever I try to take a picture using "auto focus" option with my Nikon D40, (using the standard lens that came w/the camera), it makes a clicking sound and will not auto focus. But if I use it in manual mode it does not click. What could be the problem?
This camera focuses the lens by sending an electronic signal to it. If you hear a clicking sound, the lens is receiving the signal, but not responding. I suggest you take the camera & lens to a local photo store & ask if they could let you mount anot ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
Focus problems I have 2 digital cameras already so I know to hold the button down 1/2 way for focusing. The Nikon is new. I HATE manuals. I am having trouble focusing on close up shots. They are either real blurry or slightly out of focus. It seems the shutter speed is so slow that any movement of my hand ruins the shot. I can take a shot of something, a plant for instance, pulled in fairly close. One shot may be ok and the next one is blurry
There are two likely reasons for the blurry pictures. One possibility is, as you surmised, a slow shutter speed. Try mounting the camera on a tripod or other stable support. You might also try turning on the flash.The other reason is focu ... Digital Cameras
How to learn good ways to use the Nikon D300. I have read the manual, I know about the auto exposures modes, and meterings for focusing, I would like to know where to learn the all the combinations of the dials, for landscapes, sunsets, sports, ect. The camera is new and new books are not yet out on how to use the camera. I know alot about photograghy, and slrs just not this camera. Can you help
I fixed the problem. but to get the answer my plan cost $9.99. ... Nikon Digital Cameras
Nikon d40 auto focus not working - Nikon D40 Digital Camera
Hi,Check if the switch on your lens is set to AF and not M.Hope this helps!!Please rate!! ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera
The camera doesnt auto focus - Nikon D50 Digital Camera
If the lens has an aperture ring, be sure it is set to "A". Try cleaning the contacts on the lens and camera body where they meet with a cotton swab lightly dampened with rubbing alcohol. ... Nikon D50 Digital Camera
I have a Film Nikon F-100. With the numerous Nikon lens on the market both new and used, where can I get a lens cross reference schedule which will show me which lens will work with this camera (whether using Auto Focus or Manual)? Thank you so much! Rob
Http://www.nikonians.org/nikon/slr-lens.html ... Nikon Digital Cameras
My Canon EOS Digital Rebel camera seems to have trouble auto-focusing. It sounds like it's trying to do it, but often won't so I have to do manual focusing. Any thoughts on why that might be?
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How do you shut off auto focus on camera? - Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens
The focus mode selector switch is on the front of the camera, just below the lens release button. Switch it to the "M" position for manual focus, "AF" for autofocus. ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens
Nor a Nikon D40 - With a fresh battery, camera will not work in auto mode - makes a tiny "whirring" sound as if it is trying to focus and cannot. Switched to manual mode camera works OK. ???? Dana
Is this the D40 or D40x ?Thanks! ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
Focus There is one problem that I have with this camera - Auto Focus in low lighting and it has really limited manual focus. Outdoors this camera is outstanding, I haven't found any pitfalls outdoors yet. 10x optical zoom plus 2.5" LCD WOW. Although the LCD is littly choppy, but I don't care about that, pictures turn out really gooood. Anyways back to Auto Focus problem. Do any of you have the same problem? Or this is my ability problem? That limited manual focus really bugs me! I'd like to hear
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In sports mode auto focus struck on left - Nikon D40x Digital Camera
The auto focus mode is setup in lef kindly set the metering in centre by using metring option ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
On my Nikon d80: F - - Flashes at the top of display and camera won't auto focus or take photo. Thought maybe it was due to a weak battery but after a full charge the problem persists. Probably not the most complex problem but am in Europe and don't have my manual!
The "fEE" error indicates that the camera is not communicating with the\015\012lens. The lens may not be attached to the camera properly, or if it has\015\012an aperture ring, it may not be set to f22 (or the highest aperture\015\012number of the len ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens
Hi Ref: Digital Camera - Pentax K200 model It keeps auto focusing when in manual mode. Regards Chris
Putting the camera in manual mode still doesn't change the focus routine. If you want manual focus, there is a switch near the lens on the left allowing AF (auto focus) and MF(manual focus). ... Pentax K200D Body only Digital Camera
NIKON D90 THE CAMERA WILL NOT RETURN TO FOCUS AFTER SNAPPING THE SHUTTER BUTTON, YOU HAVE TO RE-ADJUST THE MANUAL TO AUTO BEFORE IT WILL WORK AND SOMETIMES THIS DOESN'T WORK. IT START THIS ABOUT A MONTH AGO JUST ONCE IN AWHILE BUT NOW IT DOES IT ALMOST AFTER EVERY PICTURE AND IT IS VERY AGGREVAITING.
Sounds like you have a bad unit. I haven't heard of any other instances of this issue. ... Nikon Digital Cameras
It didn't work auto focus - Nikon D300 Digital Camera
Having gone over a month without a response, I assume this is no longer a problem. ... Nikon D300 Digital Camera
Nikon d40 18-55mm lens will not auto focus. Switch on lens is on autofocus not manual and shutter button will not depress. Worked over the summer and our 55-200mm lens works fine so it's definitely not the camera. Any repair suggestions? Tried cleaning and still does not autofocus.
The nikkor 18-55 lence is no longer u can chage the ed lence into vr lence is upcomming with nikon d3000 mout the coast of the lens is 200$ ... Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens
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The D50 will only auto focus with an AF-S lens...make sure you are using an AF-S lens.\015\012\015\012Also, check the swithc on the lens is set to "A" not "M" ...\015\012\015\012Also, in the menu, check you set the camera as a ... Nikon Digital Cameras
Makes weird noise while auto-focusing - Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens
The 18-135 lens focus system is driven by a motor in the lens itself. So there are moving parts inside it, not really gears and pinions and such, but similar. If it works fine and doesn't make the focus jumpy or stick anywhere, it's probably safe t ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens
Auto focus on my d300 does not work - Nikon D300 Digital Camera
Clean the contacts on the camera body and the lens where they meet with a cotton swab lightly dampened with rubbing alcohol. ... Nikon D300 Digital Camera
Will not auto-focus in any mode - Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens
May need more detail, but D80 has a somewhat hidden switch on the body that takes it out of AF mode and into Manual. It's marked "AF" and "M". It's right under the lens release button, and sometimes gets switched by accident when changing lenses. ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens