Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-F717 Digital Camera ?

My Sony digital Camera DSC-F717 lost it's vision. I can see existing pictures from my memory card however camera does not see new pictures. What can I do? The pictures started getting lighter and Lighter then stopped all together.

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May be the issue with the CCD (image sensor device) of the Camera. This is a known issue with this Camera.

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