Having problems with your Sony Taz Camera Instant Camera ?

After inserting the film inside my camera, I here some whirring inside but the neither the black paper nor any of the pictures are expelled. The film I'm using has long passed its expiry date, so I don't know if the problem is with the camera or the film itself. How can I solve it?


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It's the film. The battery is built into the film pack and all film packs are so long out of date that the batteries are either completely dead or very nearly so. In your case, the typical example of a battery having just enough power to eject the cover sheet and then dying has occurred.

There's nothing you can do short of modifying the camera to accept an external 6v power supply, but the remaining photo packs are no longer made and are getting scarce and very expensive. Sorry, but the Polaroid Instant system your camera is based upon has become a dead format.
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