Having problems with your Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera ?
Canon XSI showing "busy" when taking multiple shots
\015 I had a family wedding that I was using my canon XSI at and when taking multiple shots, the "busy" signal would constantly show for several seconds and not allow me take the next shot until it had completed processing. Is this normal for this particular camera or can anything be done to solve this problem??\015\012\015\012Many thanks\015
It can be that your batteries are low and takes longer to charge the flash... It can also be that your memory card is a slow on. If the red processing light on the back of the camera is staying on a long time, it means the camera is having trouble feeding the picture to the card... You might try decreasing the picture quality a little...
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Canon XSI showing "busy" when taking multiple shots
It can be that your batteries are low and takes longer to charge the flash... It can also be that your memory card is a slow on. If the red processing light on the back of the camera is staying on a long time, it means the camera is having trouble ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera
Hi i m new at slr camera , i buy canon 500d , and when i take a shot , flash light twice or more before take the shot then flash be busy then take shot with flash did it a problem or what/
Check to see if you have the flash set on "red-eye". This causes the flash to pre-flash to eliminate red-eye in your photos. It's a real pain for most photos but if you're shooting in low light, it will eliminate the red-eye. ... Canon EOS 500D / Digital Rebel T1i Digital Camera
Canon eos rebel xsi has black screen while taking pics.It shows the pic afterwards and shows the menu so the screen works but shows black screen while taking a pic
I think it is because the camera has a sensor. The screen turns off so as not to distract you or let light from the screen bother you while taking a shot. You can check this in the manual. ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera
Recnetly while doing a photo shoot, the camera which is a Canon Rebel XP suddenly began to take shots that showed only the very top of the shot with the remaining showing all black. Initially, I thought perhaps it was the battery but have tested that and it's not the problem. This particular camera has had approximately 10,000 photos shot from it. Any ideas?
2 possibles...\015\012\015\012Most likely is the auto focus sub mirror retaining pin has broken, not an easy fix but possible if your careful.\015\012Lift the mirror and see if the small mirror ... Canon Digital Cameras
I just bought a canon rebel xt and I have been playing around with settings I am very new to photography. As of right now when I try to take the shot the flash keeps blinking and its says busy and it wont take the shot. If I keep trying eventually it will. What am I doing wrong. Please help I really hope its me and nothing wrong with the camera
It sounds like you might be too close to whatever it is you're trying to take a picture of. Each camera lens has a minimum focus distance listed on it that determines how close you can get to something and still take a picture. Page 45 of ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera
My Canon 5D mkI turns on ok, will focus, displays top and back, but it will not take a shot. I have two batteries, both which I have charged to full and tried (display shows full charge). I have also tried two seperate CF cards. I have tried cleaning all contacts. Still it won't take a photo. The shutter will work when I use the "clean sensor" function though. Also, I have reset all settings on the camera. Anyone know why the camera isn't firing off a shot?
Hicould you tell me the amount of shot number when you put memory card in? If yes, please move to manual position from auto on the side of lens. And try to press release button.there is other one thing you have to chack selftime release working or n ... Canon EOS-5D Digital Camera
"BUSY" Problem I have a Canon Rebel XS and everytime I press the shutter to take a picture, it says BUSY on the screen. It will focus itself, but won't show the screen or take a photo
\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012I can help you ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera
My Canon Power Shot A520 won't show anything in the screen when you want to take a picture, once you take the picture it shows in the monitor, the screen works when it's in movie mode, any ideas as to what can be wrong?
The camera is getting old you may have to replace it ... Canon PowerShot A520 Digital Camera
Lcd blurred I have a canon power shot a80 and when i turn it on and try to take a picture, on the LCD display i see a mixture of colour which is not even letting me see the image of the picture i would like to take. If i look through the lens and take the image, i am still able to view the picture I had taken if i set the camera on the view pictures. The mixture of colours on the LCD only shows when the camera is set on take the picture... and it doesn't even do it always. Thanks.
Canon will fix this camera if it is in the list of ccd defect. Contact canon.com for the Americas, or where you are. Call Service on the web page with the 800 number.http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&am ... Canon PowerShot A80 Digital Camera
Canon a75 power shot digital in the pic taking mode will not display but a blank screen. can show what is on the card fine.will not take photographs
Your Canon A75 has problem with CCD Imager Sensor and this part needs to be replaced.Canon has announced free of cost repair scheme for A75 model for same problem. Click ... Digital Cameras
I have a cannon eos xsi was hiking up a hill & got some sweat on the camera when i got to the top of the hill gave to my wife & she was reviewing the pictures. when the camera suddenly turned off. we thought it was a battery problem as she had taken close to 500 pictures that day.when we got home recharged battery and would'nt take shots says error 99 and to repower. will show all pictures we taken but will not take pictures help please
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Canon power shot S230 elph. I have two of them and they both use to get purple, magenta lines showing up in LCD display. I just happen to power them on again and one seems to be working but the other will view prior pictures fine in the LCD but when trying to take a new picture it very dark in LCD and picture is dark almost black when viewing. Flash is going off when taking a picture.rn Thank you, Cindy
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Canon eos rebel xsi screen is black when taking a picture but shows picture afterwards..Menu works also so screen works but just black when trying to take a pic..
Set the shooting mode to a Creative Zone mode. Press MENU to enter the menu. Under the Setup tab, select [Live View function settings] then press SET. Select [Live View shoot] and press SET. Select [Enable] and press SET. Press MENU to exit the menu. ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera
My Canon Rebel XTi has repeatedly had the Err99 message pop up, and it's to the point that it happens, at minimum, every 4-5 shots I take. I've tried cleaning the camera and lens contacts multiple times, but the problem has gotten increasingly worse and refuses to be fixed. I have a 17-85mm Canon zoom lens and I'm not sure what I should do at this point.
There are several issues which may have caused this, one is the CF another are the lenses. I found the solution months ago from this ... Canon EOS 400D / Rebel XTi Digital Camera with 18-55mm Lens
I have a Canon Power Shot A 60 digital camera. The screen is showing a bunched up set of moving horizontal lines...take a photo and it stores that exact image as screen. What is the problem and is it able to be repaired or is it shot? Thanks!! I'll look forward to your reply.
Sorry to confirm your worst suspicions, but it's definitely shot. The ccd image sensor has failed, this is a very common and almost inevitable fault just waiting to happen on digital cameras which are over five years old but it often occurs sooner. ... Canon PowerShot A60 Digital Camera
When using Canon Rebel XS sometimes it takes several seconds before I can take another shot. it reads busy. What can i do to correct this. I am losing perfect picture opportunities
This can depend on the picture quality you have selected, try using JPEG only, no RAW. If this is still not fast enough, you can try a faster SD card, going up to a SDHC Class 6. The Canon XS is a low-end of the EOS Digital Rebel and the slowest, if ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera
Just recently my Canon Rebel Xsi flashes busy after I take a photo it does this on all settings and I'm not sure how to fix this. It keeps me from being able to take pics quickly and I've only had the camera since Dec 09.
Try the camera after each step and look for any difference, \015\012First reset the camera to the factory default settings. \015\012Format the memory card in the camera(use the cameras format function).\015\012Try another memory car ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera
My canon rebel xti lcd screen will not display when taking a shot, but the lcd will display a picture after the shot is taken and will show previous pictures
You need live view to see the subject on the screen. Does your camera model have it? ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera
My canon ixus70 will not take photos,I can view past photos but it will not show image on screen or record digital image ,if I take a shot all I get is a black nothing. Janis [email protected]
Issue: How do I reset the camera to its default settings? \015\012\015\012Solution: Procedure for resetting the camera to its default settings PowerShot SD750 and SD1000. \015\012\015\012Resetting Settings ... Canon PowerShot SD500 / IXUS 700 Digital Camera
Busy signal Yep, the same problem here, I was happily shooting with my 1000D using a tripod and live view mode took 20 or so shots then the busy signal showed up. now everything has frozen and I can't use it. I have contacted Canon and await a reply, I'll update you all when I get it.
Hi,The busy signal is showing because you are taking photo's quicker than\015\012the camera can save the photo's to the SD card.\015\012To reduce the risk of this happening, please do the following;-\015\012Reduce the size of the image th ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera
I need help setting my Canon EOS Rebel XSi. I was taking photos of my son's soccer game last evening and most of them came out blurry. What setting/s should I set my camera on to get great night shots of his soccer game? Help - as I need to take more pics for tomorows game! Thanks, Tammy
First of all, don't use the flash...it's only good for a short distance. Obviously, you need a fast shutter speed to stop the action. To get this to happen while in auto mode, you will need to set the ISO to a higher number such as 800 or 1600. You w ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera
The screen on My Canon Power Shot SX 120 IS camera will not show any images when I turn it on. It simply shows black, if I take a picture, the picture will record on the memory card but it is also just a black picture. Any ideas
A stuck shutter is another common failure mode for digital cameras. The symptoms of a stuck or "sticky" shutter are very similar to CCD image sensor failure. The camera may take black pictures (for shutter stuck closed), or the pictures may be very ... Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera
I have Canon power shot S2 IS digital camera.I bought it around 2 years back.Now my camera is showing the sign of "change the batteries" even though the batteries are fully charged and the lens does not come out..When I tried the same batteries on other digicamera they are working fine. Very few times the camera starts working but after taking 2 or 3 pics the low battery sign appears on the screen.I use AA size NiMH Sony batteries. Can you let me know the solution to my issue.
I suggest replacing a fresh battery will most likely solve your prob, overtime rechargeable battery can drain easily, try changing with a new battery and see if it does work well, there might be insufficient current, thats why it tends to drop of vol ... Canon PowerShot A540 Digital Camera
My canon xsi takes pictures and shows on the screen but when I go back to look at them it says it cannot play back images what can i do to correct this and are my pictures lost
Your memory card is either corrupt, improperly formatted (can be formatted by the camera in the menu) or you've purchased a fake "hacked" memory card online. Photos *may* be able to be recovered, but the odds are slim. ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera
Hi, I have a Canon Power shot A85 digital camera. This camera has a problem with the screen. When I turn the camera on, the screen shows black and when I take the picture, it is still black. What should I do? Cheers
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