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When I turn off my new Olympus E520 it shudders, and make a noise like there's a motor off balance. Is this normalforthe camera?
It is because "Image Stabilization" and it is normal. Turn it off and it will not shudder.
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When I turn off my new Olympus E520 it shudders, and make a noise like there's a motor off balance. Is this normalforthe camera?
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Sony DSC-W100 My screen (LCD?) looks like it is shattered, no picture. Where to purchase a new screen and is it fairly easy to replace ? The pictures come out fine, but I would rather be able to delete if I don't care for a picture. Hope this makes sense. Some say, to purchase a new camera, but this camera wasn't that reasonable! Thanks. Dolores
This address has the LCD screen for W100 for 49.99 plus 7.99 shipping. http://us.nine.ebid.net/perl/auction.cgi?auction=1223771623-19276-1&mo=auction&from=froogle. I had the same problem with my w100. Just remove the screws that hold the ba ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W100 Digital Camera
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