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Image stabilizer on Canon 500mm f.4 not functioning


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No image Hi I'm Marilyn : Thank you for having this page to solve my problem.They gave me a used Canon Power Shot A70 Digital Camera. They told me that the batteries had been their for a long time an the acid came out but everything of the camera works okay but theirs no image. It does all the function well but the point is theirs no image to see. the monitor is black,nothing to see. I hope you can help me I can't offered one. This is my Email so you can send me the solution.


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I have a problem with the Canon Powershot 850 IS. Most of the functions on the camera (Zoom, menu, display, menu and function set) are frozen and all I can use is the image capture button and the scroll wheel on the upper right hand side. Can you please provide me with a solution to this problem? Thanks, Robert


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I have a 3 yr. old S2 IS Canon PowerShot(PC1130). I no longer get an image through the view finder nor the LCD panel. Recalled images from the memory card also are not displayed. Menu items are displayed and other camera functions seem to work. Batteries are fresh. Please suggest approaches to repair the problem? LB


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Hi all, I wonder if you can supply some advice regarding a Sigma17-35mm lens I purchased earlier in the year. Basically if I use the automatic or 'P' setting on my Canon EOS 30D camera the image is over exposed by 1 to 2 stops. If I use the same functions with my Canon 18 -55 kit lens the exposure is correct so I would presume the camera is not causing the problem. The only way I can get a correct exposure with the Sigma lens is to compensate manually for each shot. Please note the exposure p


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My Canon G9 has a problem, where everything functions normally, except the viewing screen is black (the functions and menu show up though), and when you take a picture, the image is black. I can still play back photos before this happened and see them on the camera with no problem, but cannot take new photos. Any thoughts?


Look inside the lens while the camera is on - check the iris to see if it's open. It is similar to the iris in your eye. When the camera is in low light, the iris should open wider. Sometime the iris can get stuck due to moisture. Leave it in a dry e ... Canon PowerShot G9 Digital Camera

Lens is open and won't retreat back inside. I turn the power on and makes a funny clicking noise like its trying to retract the lens back in. After three seconds of this it says "lens error, restart camera". Its a canon powershot SD790 IS digital elph with image stabilizer. Canon PC1261...don't know if that helps.


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Image Stabilization not functioning


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