D800 Kept randomly refusing to focus & shoot the other day...

Started Feb 4, 2014 | Discussions thread
mlewan
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Re: D800 Kept randomly refusing to focus & shoot the other day...
In reply to bydavidrosen, Feb 4, 2014

Try a different lens on the camera. Try the lens on a different camera. Switch on and off and remove batteries.

I had a scare like that once with my 70-200mm. Switched on and off, removed and reattached. And tried the lens on a different camera. Then suddenly everything worked fine. Never had a problem since. The technical term is "magic".

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