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When i take a picture it shows up black in the viewer. The date, picture number, and other picture info is there but no picture. Help!

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  • santafepeg May 28, 2011

    This a D3000 i' ve had it about 1 1/2 years. Simply stopped. Took a picture just fine, didnt change anything and the next picture was black.

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Can you give me the specific model of the camera also how long have you owned it. First thing is to make sure there is no lens cap. A lot of times when all you get is a black picture it is a sign of a failed imaging sensor/CCD. This can be an expensive fix. If that is the case you would want to contact the manufacturer and/or some independent repair facilities and get estimates as to the cost of the repair. If you have any other questions please let me know.
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