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Accurate shooter speeds but only couple of picture after develop

Hi, I got this lovely Nikon FE a year ago on Ebay. After three films shooted not many pictures, the rest of the film appears in blank, just like if have been over sposed. Light seals look fine, shooter different speeds sound accurate. I am really disappointed as don´t see where the problem can be. The result is the same no mater the lens.( I have a sigma 28-100 and tokina 35-70)
Really appreciate any help!!!

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  • christian230 Nov 14, 2008

    Hi, thanks in advance for your help.

    The camera is second hand. afther 3 rools I get about 3 or 4 pictures per roll. Not in a consecutive order, the rest of the roll is blank.

    Regards.



    Christian

  • BRIAN REISS
    BRIAN REISS May 11, 2010

    WAS THIS A NEW IN BOX, CAMERA? OR USED? I JUST SOLVED A NIKON PROBLEM FROM EBAY WERE THE NIKON HAD BEEN DROPPED AND RATHER THAN REPAIR IT, THE OWNER SOLD IT ON EBAY! YOU SAY, AFTER 3 FILMS SHOOTED NOT MANY PICTURES? IS THAT 3 ROLLS OR 3 PICTURES? HOW MANY PICTURES ARE YOU GETTING PER ROLL, IF ROLLS?

    REPLY TO ARCLIGHT1217 AND I'LL SEE IF I CAN HELP YOU!

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I HATE TO SAY THIS BUT I BELIEVE THAT YOU HAVE BEEN SOLD A DAMAGED CAMERA. THIS HAPPENS MANY TIMES ON EBAY WHEN THE DEAL SOUNDS TO GOOD TO PASS UP. FOR ONE THING YOU HAVE A NIKON FE CAMERA, BUT THEN YOU HAVE TWO DIFFERENT MAKE LENSES, BOTH ECONOMY GRADE LENSES, NOT NIKON STANDARD QUALITY. THE PROBLEMS YOU ARE HAVING ARE MOST LIKELY CAUSED FROM A CAMERA THAT HAS BEEN DROPPED. I AM INCLOSING TO HOTLINKS OF NIKON DEALERS THAT DO REPAIR WORK AND GIVE FREE ESTIMATES. YOUR BEST BET IS TO HAVE THIS CAMERA SERVICED BY A NIKON REPAIR SHOP IF YOU PLAN ON KEEPING THE CAMERA. IF YOU JUST BOUGHT IT FROM EBAY, I WOULD FILE A PROTEST STATING THE CAMERA IS BROKEN AND DOESN'T WORK AND DEMAND YOUR MONEY BACK! THEY WILL USUALLY BACK THIS TYPE OF CLAIM. GOOD LUCK! SORRY FOR YOUR MISFORTUNE.

www.percisioncamera.com/nikon-camera-repair.html

www.nikonusa.com/Service-And-Support/Nikon-Service-Information.page

if you need more help reply to: arclight1217

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