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Nikon D40X Pictures Flash Black In Playback

I have had my Nikon for a couple of months and today whilst viewing the pictures it started to flash black in areas that were reflective or lights. It is doing it on pictures I took weeks ago and have viewed many times since without it happening. Any ideas? Help greatly appreciated.

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  • abtokyo Dec 25, 2007

    I have since discovered it's supposed to happen - it highlights overexposed areas. Trouble being I don't know how I turned it on or off subsequently! Thanks for the advice.



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You've just turned on the "highlights" option in image review. Press the up arrow on the d-pad to get back to the normal setting.

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I have the same prob. haha

try veiwing the picture and with the (left,right,up,down) buttons try clicking thos untill it goes away,
thats not a postive answer cuz i just got this camera today but it just happen to me also.

try it.

Posted on Dec 25, 2007


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