Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera ?

Canon Powershot SI screen goes black after taking a photo

\015 When I switch the camera on, I can only take one or maybe two photo's before the screen goes black. A hand appears on the screen and then all indicaters appear as well but the screen stays black. When I power off and on again then I can take another foto again.\015

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That sounds like a sticky lens shutter. They usually have to be replaced, as they usually will need parts. When the camera is working look inside the lens and take a picture(with flash turned off). You should see a black shutter door clicking shut in the lens. When the camera acts up, look inside the lens again. If the door is staying shut full time, that is your problem.
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