Having problems with your Olympus Camedia C-5060 Wide Zoom Digital Camera ?

Focus camera will not focus, even sight screen is out of focus The camera will not focus. When switched on it beeps with a flashing green light near rthe view-finder and the lens housing extends. This repeats and the then the viewing screen goes blank. Pressing the AEL button will illuminate the viewing screen, but it is out of focus. Half depression of the shutter makes no difference. I had previously some intermittent operation of the zoom mechanism. The camera has not been dropped or jarred.


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Your camera is having a problem positioning the lens unit, more than likely the cause is grit/dirt in mechanism, I recommend that you take the camera to a autorised service agent to have it stripped, cleaned and rebuilt. This is not really a repair that you should attempt yourself it needs to be dismantled in a dust free enviroment, sorry I can't be of more help.
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\015\012Thanks for posting your camera issue on here for us to assist you with. First of all, I've ran into this same issue with my camera. This isnt something that you can do on your own, this is something that will require the special touch from a repairman who specializes in repairing delecate lenses. Dont push it any further then you can because it will only get worse, trust me since mine ended up having to be replaces vs. fixed because I pushed it too far. It left me with out a camera for a while, however, this is jsut something you cant do with our own hands or features on the camera. I'd suggest to notify the manufacturer of your product regarding local service centers who are authorized since they will do the best repairs for your item, even if it might be out of warranty. Most of the time they can give you an estimate of the repairs. If you dont want to pay that, then you can most likely find another camera just as less exp. as the lense might cost you to replace..they are not cheap.
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\015\012Keep us posted and let us know how things go for your camera.
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