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SB 900 flash blocked when fired

jag11088

Takoma Park, US
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jag11088 Registered since 13th Aug 2010
Thu 21-Nov-13 01:54 PM

When I mount Speedlight SB-900 on D600 the flash is somehow blocked/obstructed when fired in any mode.The resulting images are very very dark. Same picture is much brighter when shot without flash. The SB-900 does not fire at all in M mode. The built in flash functions normally in all modes. The SB-900 works fine on other nikon cameras but not my D600. I have checked and rechecked settings (increased/decreased ev) on both the flash and camera. Could this be a hot shoe issue? I am puzzled by all of this because the flash itself will fire.

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