Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

I am shooting with a 10mm - 22mm lens - however that should not matter. Frequently my camera cannot find a focal point and therefore i cannot active the shutter release. I am forced to switch to either Manual focus or A (Automatic. I generally have the camera set to either AV or P for standard shooting. I have an EOS Reblel (6.4 pxls) that i've used with the same (10 -22) lens and i have never run into this focusing issue. Also, I am framing pretty standard subjects like doorways etc....N


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Hi Janet.

If the problem is with auto focus, then it is a factory defect due to the smaller flap. Here an article I wrote regarding this problem: the auto focus feature.

If problem is instead with manual focus, then issue may concern settings, firmware, lens, lens contacts, micro USM motors.

The auto focus issue is a common problem affecting different Canon Rebel models.Read the article above and follow instructions. The problem can only be fixed replacing the sub flapper pin.
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