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11-09-2011, 02:27 PM   #1

lens problem

why won't my pentax kx dslr take a photo with a smc da 55-300mm lens attached, everything else works but no picture

11-09-2011, 04:19 PM   #2
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Do you have AF switched on, and is the focus locking onto something (continuously lit green hexagon symbol in the viewfinder)?
11-09-2011, 04:57 PM   #3

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yes in af mode, can focus on subject by pressing button half way, but it won't press fully and take photo
11-09-2011, 05:38 PM   #4
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Try putting it in AF.C and seeing if it'll take pictures then. Notice that in AF.S, the shutter won't fire unless you've locked focus.

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