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Nikon D50 I am trying to take pictures with my Nikon D50 and I turn it on and it is on auto and the button wont press and the shutter wont work - it is with both lenses - so I cant take a picture - not sure why - battery is full Is there a charge for this service? Thanks for your help!

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  • johannahlynn Nov 03, 2007

    I have the same problem! Camera was working great for about a

    year and now all of a sudden this happened, can't understand why!

    Sometimes it works fine for about 3-4 pics then locks up on me.

    any more suggestions?

  • jimjarmo Dec 12, 2007

    Same here - worked fine for about a year, then a couple of weeks ago went awry. Similarly, it sometimes lets me take a few pics, then freezes. Or sometimes it will take a pic after I hold the shutter release down for about 5-10 seconds (and, no, I've not got the timer on inadvertently). Local camera shop (London UK) says it will be mid-Jan before they can get it repaired and could cost £200 (around US$400). So, no camera for Xmas and - as another poster said - looks like I was sold a turkey!

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I have this problem too - Nikon have looked at the camera and said I set up a custom setting so that the focus only works when you press the AE/AF Button (!). I also had a problem with the flash not working - its looking like this is a known problem. I think I was sold a Turkey

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