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Pentax A3 slr 35mm automatic wind on, not used for ages, put batteries in without film and pressed button.It moved from the "S" position to the first frame but then jammed.Opened the back and the counter went back to "S" but when you press the button nothing happens even with a film in.Look through the veiwfinder and it is just dark,no images appear, and the number 1000 in green in the top left hand corner. Any ideas as I wnted to put it up for sale.
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Pentax A3 slr 35mm automatic wind on, not used for ages, put batteries in without film and pressed button.It moved from the "S" position to the first frame but then jammed.Opened the back and the counter went back to "S" but when you press the button nothing happens even with a film in.Look through the veiwfinder and it is just dark,no images appear, and the number 1000 in green in the top left hand corner. Any ideas as I wnted to put it up for sale. regards pete
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Hi, I have a Canon T2i Rebel. When i put the camera in "M" (totally manual), the image doesnt appear in the LCD screen. Everything else works fine in the monitor, but it is as if the lens where covered with the cap. But it´s not, and acutally all the other modes work fine. Only in the manual mode the image doesnt show, and the pictures also appear completely black. The menu shows sometimes something as if the exposure were less than -2, but even though i change the values for everything hig
That's great news, so let's write it up as a solution so that other people who search on here find the right information!So it appears that the Canon T2i when in manual mode (M) remembers whatever settings you play with, and that these se ... Canon EOS 550D Rebel T2i Digital Camera
I have a panosonic TZ3 and i can not upload the JPG or video image files to my imac. I have followed all instructions and even when the computer is turned off camera will not mount or activate an untitled folder to the desk top when using the usb connection and turning the computer back on. the mode dial on the camera is set to play back but nothing happens. Would appreciate any advice!
Use a card reader to download your pictures to a folder you create on your desktop. ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera
With my Cannon A60, on switching on i get error 78. This happens once in a way. The lens does not even retract.I try removing memory card and put it back, many times it works fine afterwards till next time same fault comes. Also few times there is an automatic second exposure happens immediately after the intended shot is taken. Ramachandran. [email protected] 10-01-2011
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that you wi ... Canon PowerShot A60 Digital Camera
My Olympus SP-560UZ USED TO take good pics, and when I look at older pics taken on the rear LCD screen, THEY look fine. However, when I look at real time images on LCD screen and/or take new pics, everything appears "smeared". When I look at new photos taken on LCD screen, or even transferred to computer, it's even WORSE...just one blurry mass of swirling colours. The camera hadn't been used in a month, and just sat in a closet for that time, so WHAT could have happened to it?
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I downloaded 200 images from ixus70 to macbook,then erased from card.Now I want to put them back [to show thru camera]. I have reformatted card in cam ,put 2 new images on and imported new images without deleting so I have a file to drag the 200 images back on to card and called them jpegs also. The card shows the images on the computer, but when I put card in cam, it only shows 2 images. What am I doing wrong
Try sending the picture as a single file dont drag the whole folder on it since the camera doesnt have option to open folder try selecting all photos at one time by selecting or highlighting it all and drag it on the memory cards window. ... Digital Cameras
When I take a photo, it appears on the screen, of the machine, full of scan lines uppon the image and the colours all different from reality. It started when I did some zoom, but now it happens even when I'm not zooming at all. I own a Sony F-828. Thanks
Defective ccd imager ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-F828 Digital Camera
Stripes When I take my pictures pale yellow stripes appear across the screen. I changed the batteries, changed the card and nothing helps. My camera is not even a year old. when I take a photo there are light stripes across the image, somtimes if I wipe the screen it goes away but when I shut the camera,the next time I open it it happens agin! how can I fix this,is the lens sticky? or getting stuck? what can I do about it?
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My fuji film pix A500 digital camera issue is as follows. The zoom lense will not go back into camera. And when button to take photo is pressed nothing happens. I put fresh batteries into camera thinking this might help, but it did not. Any suggestions. Thank you.
Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digi ... Fuji FILM FinePix A500 Digital Camera
It won't turn on even with a fully charged battery. What do I do? I've owned it for at least 5 years and have three batteries and a pentax charger that turns green when a battery is charged. I put the batteries in correctly. Now the camera will not turn on. My wife was using it on a trip when it happened. I can't seem to get it to turn on now despite trying everything I know and reading the manual. Any ideas for me. Is it possible that all three batteries are too old yet appearing to char
Same thing happened to me! Time for a new battery..I love my old 4.0 camera ... Pentax Optio 430RS Digital Camera
My camera was dropped accidentally while capturing a image. After that i switched off and when I switched on for next snap, display shows access and after few seconds a message appears saying" Turn the power off and on again" I did this several times but no effect and even i removed the battery and inserted back still no use. Please help.
I am a technician who repair any electronic devices, i repair digi cam a few hours ago, foreign object or dust is not the cause of that error, digi cam has 3 lenses, 1 is outside lens, 2 is is the swinging lens and 3 is the retractable lens,... do no ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera
Battery Problem My 18-month-old Canon A70 is giving "change the battery pack" message and turning off constantly, even though I have fully charged three different sets of new rechargeable batteries and rotate them as soon as the message comes on. Sometimes with this message I pull out one charged set and put the same back in, and it works fine for quite awhile, then repeats later. I imagine this is a problem in the camera battery power circuit or something. Never happens when plugged into the co
I figured out the problem. My AA battery recharger was not making good contact, so although it said the batteries were recharged, this was not the case. After fixing this and getting full recharges, the problem went away. ... Canon PowerShot A70 Digital Camera
I have the sony handycam DCR-VX2100E PAL. It appears to give a green tinge to the results of my filming, both as I look on the screen and through the viewfinder and when I play back the video. All in all, I'm not getting bright, natural-looking colours. Although it is clear, the colours are not vivid, just tinged with a greenishness or reddishness (or even a bluesihness) in various locations.
Please perform white-balance adjustment in camera and hope tinge problem will resolve.\015\012Need further info, let me know please. ... Sony Digital Cameras
Whenever I take a photo with my Olympus digital camera the image looks crystal clear until I take the picture. When the camera is put into playback mode the picture appears to have horizontal lines. I've cleared the memory adjusted the pixels and even reset the status of my camera. Help.
Samsung S630 Digital camera imige4 is clear until I take the picture then on play back it has horizontal lines. Help ... Fuji FinePix S3000 Digital Camera
I have a samsung 860 digital camera ang my problem is the lens... the lens is still retracted even its turned off... before it happened the camera have a low battery.. and when i charged the battery for several hours and i put it on the camera... it works but the shots are blurred and when i turn it off again the lens was still retracted and not coming back... what can i do for this? please help me. tnx
This may be similar to another solution posted. Try heavy duty batteries - I used ACDelco Super Alkaline, but any brand of "heavy duty" AA should work. Make sure battereis are not cold; low temp causes any battery to lose power. If fresh heavy dut ... Samsung S860 Digital Camera
Was working ok till last nite try to make it work on top of a shelve, felt down, but wasnt that hard, though it freeze out, on image and also all buttons stop working, not even posible to turn off, or put the len back in
Sorry, but lens assemblies are fragile, and there's no safe or simple DIY fix. In fact, any attempt at homebrew repair will likely make the damage even worse. I suggest you take it to a local camera shop (NOT the camera department at a chain store) ... Polaroid M635 Digital Camera
My camera lens will not retract back. Even with new batteries the camera doesnt switch on properly, only the light flashes, the lens stays put and nothing happens.
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Camera lens movement mechanism seems to be damaged, as when switched on, the camera lens does not extend out completely and the object appears blurred on the screen. Similarly when switched off, the lens does not retract back completely and it needs a manual push to put it in a little more. But even then it does not go in fully. Rest of the functions are working well. The damage is the result of an accidental body weight going on the camera, when it was in on condition.
Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\015\012\015\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digit ... Digital Cameras
My camera is a Canon IXUS IS digital camera. Recently the pictures will appear in the screen to review but when downloaded to a computer will either not be able to open OR open with a film of green or red covering the picture. Then, sometimes the image on the camera screen will be smaller than it should even though the first review was perfect. A week later, the smaller one will be large until you try to view it after download. then it will remain large but be green or red. There is an enti
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My camera was working fine. itook and downloaded pictures with no problem. The next day I tried to turn it on it didnt turn on. I charged the battery and put it back in the camera still it didnt come on. I even bought a brand new battery charged it and nothing happened. I need to know id it is fixable or I just need to buy a new camera
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My camera when turned on no images appear in the lcd screen only tinge of brown-black colors or light blue color appear in the screen. Before this thing happened, once it's turned on immediately images appear in the lcd. What most probably happened?
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Split images Occasionally when I transfer photos taken with my Canon 40D to my computer they are broken in half or thirds and the images switched (the middle appears on the right side of the photo, the left appears in the middle, the bottom appears in the middle, etc.). When viewed on the camera they appear fine. This doesn't happen with all images, typically only one or two per 50. It doesn't seem to matter which program I use the transfer the images (Microsoft XP camera wizard vs. Canon sof
Use good antivirus with updates and then transfer ur images and cd write it\015\012half middle pic is due to speed of ur pc and viruses ... Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera
My camera will turn on and sometime it doesn't even when i put new batteries in it and i have cleaned the the battery parts and battery for good connection. I have to take the batteries out and put 'em in and it only sometime comes on. it still didn't work but even if I put new batteries in it doesn't work just takine the batteries out and put 'em back in only makes it work randomly and the battery on the negative side seems lower than the other like they're unleveled. there wasnt any corrosio
If I understood correctly ..it a 2 batteries camera ...and the reason they are not leveled is cause at one point they was wrongly inserted and forced the cover door to close...and the contact blades inside just bended in on the side of the negative . ... Kodak EasyShare C713 Digital Camera
Unidentified images When I view images after taking photos, a large number appear as unidentified images or thumbnails and when downloaded appear as ?s and fail to load. Help!!! While loading my pictures from the camera card on to my computer, the pictures came through, but the short movie became a "Unidentified Image". I desperately want to get the movie back. I don't know how my camera card could have become corrupted in the process. Please help me recover the movie.My product os a SD750 Powe
Lost movies can be recovered if your data are not covered, and it's not a hard thing now . And this guide will help you:http://www.gosha ... Canon PowerShot SD750 / IXUS 75 Digital Camera
When I turn on my Samsung NV3 camera, the shutter opens, a blurry image appears on the LCD screen and then it turns its self off. Although the camera appears to be off, if you press the button to view previous images, the blue power light on top comes back on, and the images can be viewed The battery is fully charged
Your problem may be due to weak/worn out batteries or corrosion on the battery contacts inside the camera\015\012which can prevent the full power of the batteries from flowin ... Samsung NV3 Digital Camera