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The Nikon D7100 is a DX format (APS-C) digital SLR. It was released in 2013 as an upper mid-range/prosumer camera.

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Remote control option is not saved

When I set Remote Control Mode in the SHOOTING MENU of my Nikon D7100 to "Quick-response mode" (for example), this option is reset to "OFF" after a few minutes... Is this by design ...
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Nikon D7100 - faulty LCD or mainboard?

LCD on my Nikon D7100 is not always working. Like 99% of time not working, then it starts semi-working until it doesn't. I read that there are two options why. It could be because of a faulty LCD or ...
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Nikon D7100 fEE Error code with Nikon 300mm F4

Im experiencing a flashing fEE error code with my Nikon D7100 cam when attached to my Nikon 300 mm f4 lens. Ive watched the fix it videos ( manual ring to F32 and lock) on youtube and its not working....
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Nikon d7100 top lcd ligh turns on when flash is fired

Today while shooting I noticed, that when I use an external flash, the top LCD light turns on. I turned it off, by clicking to the bulb icon as usually, and when I fired again, it turned on once again....
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Why doesn't the aperture change on a Nikon AF 50mm ƒ/1.8D lens? [duplicate]

I am facing problem with a Nikon AF 50mm ƒ/1.8 lens which is attached to a Nikon D7100. Although I can change the aperture from the camera (in M mode) it seems that it is not changing in photos. What ...
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Nikon autofocus refocuses when using live view

I haven't used live view much, but need to use to for a self service "photo booth" for an event, where I am using the HDMI output so that guests are able to see the composition of the shot and pose. ...
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My DSLR's autofocus doesn't work after I dropped it — how can I narrow down the problem?

If I try to focus by the shutter button the image doesn't change, even in live view (and I'm not be able to shot a picture). But if I hold the "AE-L/AF-L" button and click the shutter button I'm able ...
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Is the Nikon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-P DX lens compatible with the D7100?

I have a Nikon D7100. Is the Nikon 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-P DX lens compatible with this body? Are there images made with this lens & body combination available?
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70-300 AF-S Lens Won't Autofocus on one of my D7100's

I recently purchased a used Nikkor 70-300 AF-S VR lens used from B&H that is in "Excellent" condition. I have 2 Nikon D7100 bodies that I shoot with and both autofocus just fine with all of my ...
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Used camera's grip base has jutting rubber, is this serious?

I've recently upgraded to a bigger dslr (nikon d7100), which I got used. Never having owned a bigger dslr, I would like to know if the jutting part of the hand-grip base is some sort of damage or ...
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NEF seemingly corrupt except in ViewNX-i - how to repair?

I have one NEF file that's showing perfectly fine in ViewNX-i but that displays blue or green color banding at the bottom of the image with every other tool I throw at it (MacOS X Sierra 10.12.4 ...
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What kind of intervalometer do I need for taking long timelapses on my Nikon D7100?

I am looking to take time-lapses of more than one-thousand frames at an interval of 1 frame per second. What kind of intervalometer do I need?
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Do I need an external timer for a long time-lapse with a Nikon D7100

I know how to take a time-lapse on my Nikon D7100, but if I want to take a time-lapse of, say 3,000 pictures at 1 frame per second, do I need an external timer?
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How do I take a time-lapse on a Nikon D7100?

How can I take a time-lapse of more than ten shots on my Nikon D7100?
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Is it possible to turn a Nikon 18-200mm lens to a macro lens?

I was wondering if I could turn my Nikon 18-200mm lens into a Macro zoom lens by adding either a teleconverter or a macro-converter?
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Can I attach my camera to my arm, to prevent injuries?

I'm photographing professionally for a few years now, and I'm starting to feel some arm pain, I think it's related to long shooting sessions. I'm seeing a doctor in order to diagnose and treat it, but ...
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Dropped Nikon D7100 with jumpy view finder and clicking sound. Worth having repaired?

Dropped my camera (long story). Anyway, the camera shoots fine, except for this clicking sound. Looking through the view finder the picture jumps a little, but shoots fine. Worth getting it looked ...
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Extendable Nikon 18-55 mm lenses compatible with D7100?

Are the following two lenses fully compatible with the Nikon D7100? Can VR be turned on and off on the one lacking a physical switch? If they are not fully compatible, what exactly works and what ...
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Can I use the Nikon D810 battery with the D7100?

Can I use Nikon D810 battery on Nikon D7100? And can you charge your camera while connected to the computer and with the battery inside the camera?
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Why is my D7100's auto focus not working?

Recently my Nikon D7100 has stopped auto focusing. It's with the AF-S 50mm f/1.8G lens (my only lens). Yes, all the switches are set to auto, and I've done a reset. The autofocus assist light doesn't ...
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Nikkor 28-70mm F2.8 lens problem: AF and aperture don't work

I bought this lens second hand from someone who has no idea about this kind of thing. The price WAS low, but not low enough to justify a broken lens. It has no glass scratches and at 300£ it seemed to ...
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Is there a way to lock the D7100's mirror up while burst shooting?

I have a Nikon D7100. I've tried to capture water droplets in burst mode. But the mirror speed limits my shooting and makes a discontinuous series of images, even with a 1/2000 shutter speed! Is ...
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Why is shutter speed changing after each shot in manual mode?

I set my D7100 to M (manual), set the aperture to f5.6 and the shutter to 1/250. After I take a picture the shutter speed changes. Is this normal?
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WIll Nikon G and D lenses and (new) Tamron lenses all work with a Nikon D7100?

I am thinking about getting the following: Nikon D7100 DSLR Camera Body Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR Tamron SP AF70-200mm F/2.8 Di LD (IF) Macro Tamron SP AF 90mm f/2.8 Di Macro 1:1 ...
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Visible discrete gradient transitions of glow on photos with long exposure

On my new Nikon D7100, when I set a longer exposure, instead of smooth transition, I can see the transition steps. It can bee seen on attached photo (the rough gradient in the sky) Is it a problem of ...
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Will a Nikon D7100 and 35mm Nikkor lens with extension tubes work well for getting started with macro photography?

I have just started pursuing my hobby full time and am still in the learning phase. I have a Nikon D7100 with a Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 35 mm f/1.8G Lens. I would really appreciate if anyone can advise ...
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How do I scroll through pictures on a Nikon D7100?

I just moved to a Nikon D7100. On my previous camera (D40X), I used to be able to press playback, then use the aperture/speed dial/wheel to scroll quickly through pictures in playback mode. I can't ...
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I need some help buying a prime lens on a nikon D7100, 35mm or 50mm? [closed]

I'm in a bit of a pickle here... I own a Nikon D7100 with a 18-200mm lens. But the image stabilization started to act up a week ago and long story short: my lens has to be sent to Nikon to have it ...
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Camera won't shoot in Program mode?

We just got a new Nikon D7100 at work and are having an odd problem. Occasionally the shutter will not release when we try to take a picture. It appears to do this when there's not enough contrastn ...
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Is there a quick way to use "remote trigger" drive mode on the Nikon D7100?

With the announcement of the D7200, I've considered upgrading my old D7000. One thing I love about the D7000 is the option to change the drive mode using a dial underneath the mode dial. In particular,...
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How does D7100 bracketing work?

I use Raw + JPEG basic and aperture priority to shoot photos. I tried to turn on AE bracketing or ADL bracketing with 3 or 5 frames. But I never see the camera produced 3 or 5 images when I browse ...
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Making the whole photo in focues using Nikon D7100 with nikkor 18-105 mm

Can anyone help me in how to make the whole photo in focus ?? I'm using Nikon D7100 with Nikkor 18-105 mm. Updated
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Does Nikon make an external battery for the D7100?

I am trying to buy a external battery for my Nikon D7100, but there are many variations on the net and I am confused about which one is good to buy. Does Nikon make an external battery grip or do I ...
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Body difference of D90 and D7100

I had a D90 for many years and sold it for a D7100. However the D7100 body looks like it's made lightly or cheaper than the D90, is that so? The feel of the D90 was solid with hard plastic but with ...
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Nikon D7100 doesn't recognize firmware update file on SD card

So I believe I've followed all of the instructions. I have a D7100, fully charged, on c 1.00 firmware, plugged in, with an approved memory card (SanDisk 16gb SDHC). I put the firmware file on the ...
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Is it worth paying more for D7100 when compared to D7000? [closed]

I am about to buy my first DSLR. I thought it would be a Nikon d5100, but after physical contact and comparison with the D7000, I have changed my mind. However, I am in a dilemma as to which one to ...
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Why is a physical anti-aliasing filter still needed on modern DSLRs?

I understand the purpose of the anti-aliasing (AA) filter is to prevent moire. When digital cameras first emerged an AA filter was necessary to creat enough blur to prevent moire patterns. At that ...
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