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Hi! I've just bought a Nikon D5500 and my pictures are horribly blurry every time I've played with it so far. It's on automatic, but I don't yet have an SD card. Could the lack of SD card have something to do with it?

Technician's Assistant: How long have you had your D5500?

A day

Technician's Assistant: What have you tried so far with your Nikon product?

Charging the battery, putting the battery in, using different zooms, taking pictures, and turning on the wifi (which it also won't let me do?)

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Network Expert to know before I connect you?

I would love to learn how to connect to wifi. It currently says it's "unavailable in current mode." I read that it could be a battery thing, but it's fully charged. Thank you!

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Electronics Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 4 months ago

A lack of SD cards will not impact on picture quality.

Smudges on the lens can cause the camera to focus on them and not on the subject - ensure the lens is cleaned.

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Are you holding the camera or using a tripod?
Are the subjects moving or still?

Is there low light or lots of lighting?

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Try placing the camera on a tripod or table and focus on a single still subject, then take a picture and let me know if it appears ok?

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