Having problems with your Ricoh Digital Cameras ?
I have a Ricoh Caplio R5 which appears to be working normally in all areas except that when you switch it on, in both camera and video mode, there is no image on the screen and if you make an exposure, it still makes all the correct noises etc but obviously there is no captured images. The lens etc motorises into the correct position and the lens cover retracts. I have been through and selected the default settings where possible, but I was wondering if there was something that should be
Are you able to use the screen while going over the cameras settings but noting when trying to take a picture etc? Or is the screen blank at all times?
Have you tried hooking it to the tv to see if anything comes up?
Have you tried hooking it to the tv to see if anything comes up?
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Hi, I have a Ricoh Caplio R5 which appears to be working normally in all areas except that when you switch it on, in both camera and video mode, there is no image on the screen and if you make an exposure, it still makes all the correct noises etc but obviously there is no captured images. The lens etc motorises into the correct position and the lens cover retracts. I have been through and selected the default settings where possible, but I was wondering if there was something that should be
Are you able to use the screen while going over the cameras settings but noting when trying to take a picture etc? Or is the screen blank at all times?Have you tried hooking it to the tv to see if anything comes up? ... Ricoh Digital Cameras
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 camera apperas to be working correctly but will not display pre or postview images on the LCD screen and when I play any images taken they are totally black (as if the picture was taken with the lens cover on!)
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Black Spot Hello there, can you help me pls? I've misplaced my manual and need to do something. Have a d100 Nikon and it's got a black dot appearing on the images. I've cleaned the lens with a puffer and that hasn't fixed it. Jessops, who I brought the lens off last year, said there is a self clean option on camera in settings somwhere but as I can't find my book wondered of you could help. If that doesn't correct iy, there's a pen cleaner and if that doesn't fix it, it needs further investigati
Here is a link to a site with extensive sensor cleaning info\015\012http://www.pbase.com/copperhill/ccd_cleaning ... Nikon D100 Digital Camera
Camera will power on lens works but the screen won't show any image but still shows menu options etc. but no pictures. I got an E18 once but the lens seems normal. The camera seems to function normally but won't record pictures.The cf card is in normally also.
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Have a Nikon CoolpixS700. Worked great until just recently. Not damaged. Now there are vertical disortion lines in the images. Tried changing settings, reformat card, remove battery, clean lens, etc
... Nikon COOLPIX S700 Digital Camera
My camera don't switch on,when i turn it on you sometimes hear the lens starts to zoom but nothing else happen. We checked the batterys etc with my friends camera and its fine so i dont know.The last few photo that was taken,i notised that that some of the pictures was'nt correct in focus so does it make something clear to you? Thanx for your support
Indien ek die fokken kamera wil wegstuur sal ek betaal,dink jy nou regtig ek sal jou oor die R100 betaal om vir my klomp kak te vertel oor die email en as ek hom nie regkry is jy fort met my geld.....kak man....!! ... Fujitsu Digital Cameras
In the past I have transferred photos from my fuji finepix XD card straight to my computer. It opens the image in Windows picture gallery where I can move it around, save it, edit it etc... The last time I tried to do this it only transferred half of the photos, and would not show the rest - the computer said that the files were corrupted or not in the correct format. However, they are showing as .JPG. Today, I went to load on more photos I had taken and it goes through the transfer/import a
Reformat the internal camera memory or the memory card in the camera only. This is an option in your camera menu. ... Digital Cameras
On March 8 I bought a camera in Singapore. A Xacti VPC-CG109EX. It was working correctly however on my return to Australia the monitor is showing black. The camera turns on oK and the menu comes up etc but nothing can be seen through the monitor. Is the lens broken or have I done something wrong?
I would send it back for repairs if under a warranty still. The screen is faulty or a bad circuit is the problem ... Sanyo Digital Cameras
Hi there, I was taking photos with a 3 years old canon ixus 70 and suddenly the screen became black!! from then taking picture was impossible it comes out black too. All the menu buttons work properly, battery is full, sim card is correctly installed, video sound works but no images. This camera hasn't never been dropped and the lens looks pretty good. It doesn't come from the DISP. button because I first thought it was coming from this one but finally not... Any idea, ever heard about that prob
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Sony DSC-F717 I have a Sony DSC-F717 camera which has worked well(except for the incredibly slow record time in TIFF) until now. The camera stays dark as if the shutter is stuck. I can turn the camera on, see the readings(battery, memory space etc.), view images previously recorded on the memory stick ? but not see anything through the lens, either on LCD or through the Finder. Is something locked up or stuck and how do I unlock it?
CCD is DEAD ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera
When I turn my 550 PowerShot on, I get a blank screen (black for the most part with white camera symbology around the screen, such as the flash symbol, etc). The screen works, as I can click a picture and see the photo momentarily. I can also view my saved pics. When I select the film mode, the screen looks normal.......meaning it displays a color image of what is in the lens. Have I inadvertently selected a mode which is causing this phenomenon?
Think that you might have accidentally pressed the DISP or DISPLAY button on the back of your camera. This manually turns the LCD display on and off to save batteries. You would then use the optical viewfinder in its place. To turn the screen back on ... Canon PowerShot A550 Digital Camera
Tokina AT-X PRO 28-80mm 1:2.8 lens has recently developed a problem when mounted on my Nikon D200. The images are way too dark and my only way to obtain usable images is to bracket heavily. This lens has worked flawlessly on film Nikons and, until recently, worked flawlessly on the D200. I am now also having AF problems with the lens. When I attach any of my Nikon brand lenses - no problems. Can you help? I really love this lens.
I have this lens also but with a canon mount and loved it to death when i had film. I started to use it on the digital and like your experience it worked well for a while then started to produce faulty registered photos.. too dark and some too light. ... Digital Cameras
Got a new lens for my canon eos 400D a 75-200mm long lens etc etc. It doesn't click when you fit the lens to the body and and it wont auto focus! B
U need to recheck the applications for this lens, there are only a few things that can cause this, the lens is the wrong one for your camera, the camera body is defective, the lens is defective. There are no other choices, take the lens back and have ... Digital Cameras
No image at all. Almost like a cover is on the lens!
Canon repairs this fault free of charge. Locate your near service centre from the Canon website and contact them. Good Luck ... Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera
A friend dropped my camera on the weekend (a CASIO EXILIM EX-Z70) and the lens is definitely broken (it says LENS ERROR) and takes half photos (half black half normal image). The camera is still able to view images I had taken previously. Just wondering how much this type of repair costs, so I can look around and not get ripped off! Thanks
The repairing cost depends on the condition, the actual damage. And important is where you live. Because in some countries the labour is too high to fix the camera. ... Digital Cameras
Lens problem, no zooming capabilities and blurry images
This would need to be serviced something is wrong with the auto focus and this is inside the lens housing. I would take it into a camera shop and have the examin the autofocus. ... Olympus FE-230 Digital Camera
I have a Canon XM3 camcorder. It has given me many years of good service. Recently it has developed a fault. When I switch it onto Camera mode, and then flip the switch to Standby, the small screen flickers blue for a short time, but it does not show the image from the lens. If I switch off, and sitch to Playback, the small screen works OK and all the Playback works fine. Sometimes when I switch to Camera, and Standby, the small screen flickers blue, and then an image from the lens appears, but
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My Nikon S210 is not focusing correctly. It's just recently started to act in this manner. I had a 'lens error' screen this summer after getting some sand in the lens from my pocket and I beat that one by 100's of 'on' then 'off' attempts and removing the battery when it wouldn't turn off. Literally a couple hundred times over the course of a week and it finally came around and started operating correctly. I've taken maybe 50 pictures since then and kept the camera in it's case when in my pock
Try to open the front case and blow compressed air to the lens barrel. It seems that your camera is full of sand inside. ... Nikon Coolpix S210 Digital Camera
My samsung digimax u-ca 401 does not capture pictures as they are. The monitor shows dark images even outside and its not to do with the settings. I think the lens has a problem because one time when this happened, a few taps on the lens brought the images bright. I have tried tapping again but nothing seemd to work. What do I do as I got this as a gift and do not have the option of returning it!
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My olympus Fe 230 has a problem on start up. the red light keeps flashing, the image remains blurred and the lens keeps retracting and does not fully open and the only time I get a clear image is when I focus to original size after zooming and that too for a split second only. The service center guy said that was a problem with lens assembly and that I should replace it. What should I DO
Please try to reset the camera but it seems to be defective rather than repairing the cam it will be better if you go for a new cam. ... Olympus FE-230 Digital Camera
My Canon DSLR Rebel XS is one year old. When I look through the lens, the image is blurry, but when I shoot the picture it looks OK on the preview screen. I am guessing this is a problem with the camera body because I see the same blurry image when I use a different lens.
Is it possible that you changed the diopter adjustment next to the viewfinder? You need to set it to your vision. ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera
Shadow on image yet nothing in front of camera. It is in the middle at the bottom edge of the image. It only appears when I set the lens so that it is all the way in at 17. I have a canon ef-s 17-55 f2.8 lens. If I move it to say 20 it disapears. Camera is rebel xsi.
Most likely it is dirt/dust on inside the lens. If it is in the bottom of the picture, the dirt will be on the top edge of the lens. If it is inside the lens, you will probably not be able to clean it your selves. ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera
Dropped while lens opened, lens not opening or closing correctly,how do I correct problem
There is a few things you can try if problem persists then you will need to have it professionally repaired or just replace it, here is what you can try: ... Olympus Stylus 710 Digital Camera
My camera comes on and the LCD display is fine but the camera does not pick up images. The LCD screen is black where an image should appear like something is in front of the lens but nothing is obstructing the lens?
... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T1 Digital Camera