Assuming this is an older lens, it is unlikely to have the right contacts (if any) for your D3100, as that camera normally only recognizes lenses that are far more recent. You will very surely need to go to manual mode on your camera, and you will almost certainly not receive any metering from it.
How do I fix my Nikon lens not attached?
The chances are good that this is an older lens with incompatible contacts (if any) for your D3100 – that camera normally only recognizes lenses that are far more recent in age. You will very surely have to use manual mode on your camera, and you will almost certainly not receive any metering from it.
Why does my camera say no lens attached?
Check to see that the lens is correctly attached. If there is dirt on the contacts of the camera body or the lens, the camera body may fail to detect the lens, resulting in the lens not being recognized by the camera body. Attaching the lens to the camera body is accomplished by wiping debris off the contacts with a cotton swab or a dry soft cloth (cleaning cloth, for example).
Is Nikon D3100 discontinued?
The Nikon D3100 has been superseded with the Nikon D3200, so please keep that in mind.
How old is the Nikon D3100?
Nikon D3100 is a 14.2-megapixel DX format DSLR Nikon F-mount camera that was unveiled on August 19, 2010 by the company Nikon. Nikon’s entry-level DSLR, the D3000, was succeeded with the D5000. In addition to being the first Nikon DSLR to have full high-definition video recording with full-time focusing and H.264 compression, it was also the first Nikon DSLR to debut Nikon’s new EXPEED 2 image processor.
Will a Sigma lens fit a Nikon D3100?
1. Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM (wide-angle lens). When it comes to all-around lenses for the Nikon D3100, the Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 is an excellent choice, especially if you’re searching for a camera lens that can cover a wide range of focal lengths from wide to medium.
How much was the Nikon D3100 when it first came out?
With an estimated selling price of $699.95, the Nikon D3100 D-SLR camera outfit, which includes the versatile AF-S NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR image stabilization lens, will be available at Nikon Authorized dealers starting in mid-September 2010. The D3100 DSLR camera outfit will be available at Nikon Authorized dealers starting in mid-September 2010.