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Pentax super 100 35 mm camera shutter is stuck

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Gabe529; This doesn't appear to be a digital camera, so this can't be a problem generic to all digitals! This is a film camera. Have you tried new batteries? Have you checked your battery polarity in the camera? Have you taken your film out and wound the take-up lever once or twice, or will it not advance? There are many situations where a 35mm camera shutter won't work. We may provide a better answer if your post could be more specific (i.e. what were you doing before the shutter quit - loading film, taking a snapshot, checking shutter release while the back is open?) Hope this helps somewhat.  
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Pentax super 100 35 mm camera shutter is stuck

Gabe529; This doesn't appear to be a digital camera, so this can't be a problem generic to all digitals! This is a film camera. Have you tried new batteries? Have you checked your battery polarity in the camera? Have you taken your film out and wound ... Digital Cameras

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Camera lens mechanism is broken, need new lens assembly. Cost would be more then camera worth. Better to get new camera. ... Digital Cameras

Camera Shutter button stuck in down position. Is it worth repairing. nothing else seems to be wrong All functions appear to be working but the shutter button is depressed and I cant take any photos. I have tried to remove grit with a childs tooth brush and a puffer. It is grit free and stilll stuck. The camera is 18 months old and before this happened a dream!

No way go to service ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera

Shutter stuck I had not used my Canon S2 IS camera for few months and was facing same problem(stuck shutter). I followed your instructions initially with no success, however later during each attempt I recharged the batteries and the camera started functioning after 3-4 attempts ... Thanks a lot ......

I wonder how good your rechargeable batteries are-even these lose their ability to recharge fully after a while. Try some non rechargeable good quality batteries in it and see if it then works properly. ... Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera

Camera Hi, I have a Kodak EasyShare LS443 and the Camera Shutter keeps getting stuck. As far as i know there are no other problems because it worked fine and then the shutter became a problem. It sounds as though the lens is trying to come out and then the camera turns itself off. Have you a solution for this problem.

Hi\015\012try turning the camera on while its trying to move the shutter\015\012HELP it! just push the shutter to its place...\015\012idont push it to hard or you will make it worse\015\012if that wont work \015\012while starting it up give it a litt ... Kodak EasyShare LS443 Digital Camera

Sony DSC-F717 I have a Sony DSC-F717 camera which has worked well(except for the incredibly slow record time in TIFF) until now. The camera stays dark as if the shutter is stuck. I can turn the camera on, see the readings(battery, memory space etc.), view images previously recorded on the memory stick ? but not see anything through the lens, either on LCD or through the Finder. Is something locked up or stuck and how do I unlock it?

CCD is DEAD ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera

Stuck Shutter The shutter on my Kodak LS443 is stuck. Changed & recharged the battery, but no help. Anyone have suggestions on how to correct this condition? This happened once before, under warranty, when I sent the camera to Kodak for repair. They returned & said there was no problem... Hmmm?

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Hi, My Sony w5 recently developed a problem with the lens. Namely, when I tried to turn the camera off after using it, the lens retracting mechanism got stucked, The lens is still stucked and lens remail as it is shutter not close the camera is working properly. Can it be repaired ? Thank you, India.

Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digi ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W5 Digital Camera

Minolta maxxum 9000 camera. Shutter is stuck open, this happened after I turned on the self timer. There is no film in the camera and I cannot get the film door to open because the exposure is stuck at 36 frames.

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Shutter stuck... Evertime I take a picture with my Nikon D60 my shutter is getting stuck as well... anyone have a solution? I took it to a camera repair shop and the guy said he could not fix it and that I needed to download something from the internet to repair it... butI could not find anything, can anyone help? [email protected]


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The monitor on my Nikon D50 will show the menu and other computer instructions, but no images through the lens, and I can't press the shutter all the way down. The shutter seems stuck, but turning the camera off will not solve the problem, nor will charging the battery (Tried both) Can't afford a new camera. Help!

This problem is due to the stuck of shutter ,so better you give it to\015\012service if you have warranty ,then go for it .Because repairing by own\015\012may void warranty ... Digital Cameras

I have a Pentax Optio Z10 that is stuck in Green Mode. The camera is stuck on a screen that says "AUTO PICTURE" and "GREEN MODE" and everything on the camera is frozen. You cannot access any menu or get any of the buttons to work. How do I correct this?

Press your trash can button which is also green to the right of your menu button. This will solve your problem ... Pentax Optio Z10 Digital Camera

Canon A40 Shutter Stuck The Camera works fine with all icons but it appears that the shutter is stuck open causing a black screen. Please advise how to solve this problem by myself. thanks and regards

This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:\015\ ... Canon PowerShot A40 Digital Camera

Camera shutter stuck shut

This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Sony should fix this for you for free, but it will cost you $15 shipping. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following link for more info:\015\012 ... Digital Cameras

Shutter stuck and camera buzzing

I'd pop the battery out and leave it out for about a minute. This gives the camera enough time to clear its memory buffer and such. Make sure the battery is fully powered up and then reinstall. Hopefully that will help ... Samsung L200 Digital Camera

When I push the power-on button the LCD display briefly flashes on with the "Pentax Optio" screen and then switches off. The lens is stuck half-way open, and the camera will not stay powered up. The battery is fully charged (as well as the backup battery) so that isn't the problem. Is there a "camera reset" procedure for this camera? Other ideas?

Good day,This is a common problem and sometimes can be fixed.Please see details on my tip on how to fix this error here:http://www.fix ... Pentax Optio A10 Digital Camera

I bought a PENTAX SLR K 100 D camera, loaded a new SD card, formatted it in the camera , inserted new batteries and tried to take a picture, No pictire, the shutter button seens to not be working. There is a f 689 in the view finder. I tried both MF and AF , both AUTO PICT and P ,The camera is set at defalt settings.I need help or must return it asap.

Just curious if the new batteries are alkaline or rechargeables. If they're rechargeables, make sure they're fully charged, but since alkalines come with the camera, I would use those.\015\012Couldn't find any information about the F689 in t ... Pentax K100D Super Digital SLR Camera

Asahi Pentax Zoom 70-R 35mm compact film camera. The camera has " E9 " flashing on the LED screen. The shutter will not fire. Looked in the instruction manual trouble shooting list and can find nothing to explain what is wrong. Any suggestions as to what is wrong? I don't want to scrap the camera as it takes good pictures. Regards brianB

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Have a 20 month Optio E 40, today tried to switch on, lens woundnt come out, used the manual and switched on while holding arrow button, Playback piture showed in display, pressed half shutter to switch back and error message Lens error 113,0,0,0 appeared, Pentax want £80.00 minimum to look at it, can you help pleaseregards Terry

Try to take out the battery and put it back in. ... Digital Cameras

Firmware install on Pentax ist DS. Had Ver2.0 & everything worked fine. Simply wanted to upgrade to V2.02 to used SDHC cards. User Power AC and install ran approx 90 secs and displayed showed half way thru Phase 2/2 and then LCD went blank. No 'Complete' displayed. Now camera operates but no back LCD monitor display (top small LCD seems to work) and card seems not to read or write. Camera does release shutter but otherwise camera is not useable, Help!

You need to go to the support section of the Pentax website and engage in a live chat with a service tech using your computer or even a phone conversation to resolve your problem. ... Pentax *ist DS Digital Camera

Shutter is stuck. when I turn the camera on the

Have you tried to gently coax it open with something like a toothpick? ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ5 Digital Camera

My sony I just got a DSC-S40 from a friend. I actually swoped my previous camera for this one. When I switch it on, the lens seems to get stuck and not come out all the way. I makes a grinding noise and does not show any picture on the screen. The flash goes off when I push the button, and the little guide dots on the lcd screen shows, but the the screen stays black. I am able to view the photo's that are on the camera taken before this problem, but am unable to take any photo's now. The shutter

I can fix your camera, it is not an easy thing to post because the post would be forever long....$20 and it would be good as new. ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S40 Digital Camera

Lens adaptor I purchased a Phoenix 1300mm lens for my minolta cameras, maxxum 7d digital and analogue. The lens adaptor that was supplied with the lens has no cantacts and when attached to the body and the shutter release pressed, the camera indicates that there is no lens attached. The company that I purchased the lens from in Queensland Australia, and Phoenix themselves no longer seem to be in business so Ihave no results from them. The Phoenix lens is a screw mount looks like early Pentax but

The good news is that it is possible to get the camera to operate with the lens & adapter :-)The bad news is that you'll only be able to use it in manual mode :-(To get the camera(s) to actually fire, you will need to chan ... Konica Minolta Maxxum 7D / Dynax 7D Digital Camera

Canon Powershot A610 digital camera--LCD screen shows icons, but otherwise is blank--there is no visible movement in the lens when I take a picture without flash--have tried setting it on TV setting and taking a picture, then opening the battery cover for a few seconds after waiting 7 seconds or so, but no images on the LCD except the camera's icons--ideas? probably a stuck shutter, or is it still possibly the CCD sensor even though there's no visible movement in the lens? Ideas? Thanks!

Much more likely that it's a stuck shutter, especially for your model camera. How many tries did you give the fix? Some people stated that it took at least 15 repeated tries before the shutter opened:\015\012\015\012\015\012 ... Canon PowerShot A610 Digital Camera
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