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My d50 will only take photos in automatic - the dial doesn't appear to allow me to move it into manual mode. The electronic analog exposure display does not come up and I can't adjust shutter speed etc. Thanks for your time!!!!!

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

SOURCE: Shutter

I had the same problem but replaced the lens with a different lens and it worked just fine.

Posted on Dec 31, 2007

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Hi - I just replied to your other request re the same problem.

I think your shutter is not operating properly. This should be repaired by an expert not a home handyman.

The way a shutter works is that there are 2 curtains. The first one opens to allow light onto the film/sensor plane and is followed by a timed gap by the second curtain to shut out the light.

Your symptoms could be either a sticky second shutter, or less likely a faulty sensor.

As said in the other response - get a quote for repairs and work out if it is more economical to repair the camera or buy a new one. Is it still under Warranty?

Sorry I can't give a quick fix answer.

Good luck with it.

Posted on May 08, 2008

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SOURCE: prob with exposure analog...

i could tell you how to fix it but it would probably cost more than a new camera. just buy a new one.

Posted on Jun 25, 2008

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SOURCE: exposure/shutter release

its the memory buffer. the booklet says that the "r" means remaining. i think the blinking is just the camera saving the pics to the memory card. i think the memory buffer is full and you have to wait for it to finish saving. if you want to be able to take more continuous pics i think you can turn down the quality and it will take more. hope this helps

Posted on Feb 18, 2009

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SOURCE: Aperture and Shutter Speed for the Nikon Coolpix s550

Go to the shooting menu and then press the ISO sensitivity option

Posted on Feb 22, 2009

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