Having problems with your Nikon Coolpix 800 Digital Camera ?
My nikon coolpix 800 isn't taking pictures.
It takes them but... the shutter won't open.
so i have a full 128mb cf card that is full of nothing but pictures of the back of the shutter....
i've read the manual ten times and i have not found an answer to my issue.
can you explain what is going on, and if its possible to fix easily... and inexpensively.
I doubt there is an easy fix or a cheap one, the mechanism that opens the shutter may have broken or come loose, the only thing i can think of would be to shake it a little to see if things click into place.
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