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I was taking photos over the weekend with my Olympus E-500 and the eyepiece viewfinder got darker than usual. I was using a promaster 5750DX flash. Even without the flash, the eyepiece viewfinder has remained dark. Also, I reset all settings to the default settings and now when the built in flash pops up, there are a series of three "beeps" and the camera tries to focus. I cannot get it to take a photo however. I also pushed the button for the sensor cleaning today. Could this have screwed u

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\015\012Before doing sensor cleaning did you keep camera on bulb setting. This allows the cameras mirror to stay up until you choose to close it
\015\012When you press the shutter release button it will lock the mirror up out of the way and leave it there until the shutter is pressed again.
\015\012Did you press the buttons properly ?
\015\012If you have not pressed it properly the mechanism is getting stucked and you couldn't take any photos .
\015\012Hope this helps .
\015\012Thanks for using Fixya.
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