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Canon 550D wont power up after shooting at the lowest shutter speed
\015 I tried taking a picture at the lowest shutter speed ("8) when the screen and view finder turned black (which is normal when taking a picture because of the closing of film gate), but it stayed on for quite a while. \012I got anxious while waiting so I restarted my dslr (**** my auto-reflexes) by switching it off and on. It made things worst because the film gate is still tightly shut and my dslr wont power up! \012I tried rebooting my camera, changing the battery, as well delicately opening the film gate from the inside (it just wont open up or maybe I did it too delicately? I dont want to spoil it), but my dslr still fail to power up!!\012I had my camera for around 1.5 years so warranty is expired.\012Somebody please help! Save my baby T.T\015
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