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Lumix DMCFS7 was dropped. Needs a new lens
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Lumix DMCFS7 was dropped. Needs a new lens
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Coolpix L11 6 months old - dropped it and not the lens is 'stuck' out and I have a lens error message. The camera shop "glanced" at it and said I need a new mechanism for $110 and I might as well buy a new camera! Any suggestions?
Yep it's $100+ to get it fixed. i've read about this problem and it was fixed before, check this out.http://www.fixya.com/support/t225788-fix_stuck_lens_nikon_coolpix_l11good luck ... Nikon Coolpix L11 Digital Camera
Jammed lens I dropped my nikon coolpix L18 as I was taking a picture and it fell right on its lens! I guess it jammed, i picked up the camera and the lens looked like it was pushed in crooked. Now when I turn on the camera, it says lens error. What can I do to fix this? Do i need a new camera? =(
Hey latyrant,\015\012 If the lens visibly looks crooked then the lens is probably broken and needs to be repaired by an authorized service technician. One thing you could try is placing the camera on a flat surface w ... Digital Cameras
Dropped my camera accidentally, and it landed on lens when it was extended. The outer lens appeared crooked and wouldn't move - straightened it but tt won't return to wide function, and now i am receiving a lens error, restart camera message - lens appears to be stuck - can it be fixed or do I need to buy a new one
HelloThe problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the \012probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional.Use\012\012\012\01 ... Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera
I have a Panasonic Lumix DMC-tz3 camera. I dropped it and cracked the lens cover and badly bent the metal lens part. Can I order the new lens and replace it myself, or must it be sent in? It doesnt seem to screw off.
If you don't know already, then I wouldn't try repairing it. Consider selling it on ebay to a repairman who fixes and resells them. Then buy a good on from a repairman or someone upgrading, for a good price.Doesn't sound like an amateur's ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera
For Christmas this year, a friend gave me a Kodak EasyShare M753 7 mp 3x optical zoom. I have the use of only hand and I dropped the camera on my desk(about 1-2 feet). One side of the lens jammed and would not release and would not take pictures. I kept fooling with it and the black bars in the lens came out. I would think it needs a new lens. Could you tell me how I would go about getting it fixed and the approximate time and cost would this involve.
HiNo 'camera shop' out there will be able to fix your camera, they will all just want to send it to Kodak for a new lens and will want about $150-200 for the job.I know one place online that can probably help you out. Google: ... Kodak Digital Cameras
My Kodak Easyshae M575 was dropped by a classmate. The lens is stuck in the zoomed position. I can turn on the camera however it makes a weird noise and the screen is black then it turns off. It can download pictures that were taken before it was dropped but I don't know if I need to replace a part or buy a new one.
Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digi ... Kodak EasyShare M575 Digital Camera
I have a Panasonic Lumix digital camera model DMC-TZ3. It fell into a toilet 8 months ago. I know gross. Fell when the water was still clean.Camera seemed dead. Found it in my garage the other day and stuck the battery in it and it came to life and takes pictures. Problem is that the inside of the lens needs to be cleaned as the water dried inside and left it smudged. Camera shop wants $161.00 to clean it. A new camera of this model is on Amazon for same price. How do I get inside the len
For reparing estimates cost of camerahttp://www.advancecamera.com/repairthe link will help you to ... Digital Cameras
My panasonic Lumix camera DMC-ZS3 dropped and the zoom stopped working. Lens will go out only a drop, not enough to take pictures, and it says: "system error: zoom." Playback only is OK. Is this fixable,and how much would it cost? The camera is fairly new, and I'm abroad now, wanting to take pictures. Thanks, Renee
There is not a big problem if the lens are coming out but not enough..the mechanism is blocked i think will cost about 25$ or something like that ... Panasonic Digital Cameras
My kids accidentally dropped my Panazonic Lumix TZ-10 on the floor (not from a great height). The lens at that moment could only half close, but after turning power on and off a few times, now it opens and closes as normal. I can still view photos HOWEVER I cannot take new photos, the screen is black and the photos turn out black. I looked into the lens as it took the photo and there is no movement in there. The camera is still under warranty.
The warranty is unlikely to cover accidental damage but you could check if you have any insurance cover, perhaps in house contents or travel, or you might ask the retailer if he would help under 'goodwill'. It sounds as if the lens extension mechanis ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera
I dropped my brand new panasonic lumix camera in water - can it be repaired? It was in the water approx 10 secs. Since removing the camera from the water, I removed the battery and SD card and placed it in an airing cuboard where it has been for the past 5 days. When I turned on the camera, the picture came up however a warning sign showed. The lens will not move.
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Lumix Camera Hello, I dropped my new DMC-TZ5 camera and ruined the lens. The store said I could get a store credit. How can I file a claim?
I'm not an expert on policy but i'd say that was pretty generous of the store,if there offering credit you could use the credit to buy a new camera?? if you bought a cup in a china shop and dropped it i'm pretty sure they wouldn't give tou a new cup! ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ50 Digital Camera
Frozen Camera I have a Panasonic Lumix TZ3 digital camera. The last time it worked, the screen went checkered, so i turned it off. But upon turning it off, the lens of the camera stayed out like it was taking a picture. Now it won't turn on. I've tried recharging the battery, changing memory cards, no memory card, switching settings and turning the on/off switch. Is there anything to be done or I do I just need to get a new camera?
Try letting it drop about 4 tto 6 inches on a hard service covered by a paper towel. Don't let it land on lens of course. You can remove the mem card. It has 13Meg of internal. ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera
My daughter dropped my lumix at camp, now the lens will not retract and the camera can not focus. Is it worth attempting to get repaired or should I just buy a new one?
TRY THIS FIRSTOK you are probably going to think I am loony giving you this advise But No I am completely sane!Get a can of compressed air OR acces to a compressor at your local garage Get them to fit the triggered air blower ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ2 Digital Camera
The lens is stuck in the open position and will not retract. I have been told I need a new lens altogether. I have located a complete lens on Ebay but need instructions on how to remove the old lens and fit the new one. Can you help.
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I dropped my Panasonic Lumix DMC-S3 and it fell on its lens
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Dropped camera Camera dropped while lens was out. Lens was knocked crooked. My son attempted to push the lens back to center it and we heard a piece on the right side click or break. Now the lens wobbles, but retracts. However, the lens comes out halfway between wide and telephoto, have to move it back and forth, or shut off and sometimes it comes out to wide. Pictures are still great. Ask Kodak for help and they wanted me to send it to them and then give me a certificate to take 15% off a new c
Lens won't come out and lens cover won't open. New battery what do you do to make it work? ... Kodak EasyShare CX7430 Digital Camera
I dropped my camera while it was on and the lens was extended. And I dropped it right on the lens. And now when I turn the camra off, the lens does not go back inside the camera. Everything else is fine, I can see the picture perfectly. It's just the lens that won't go back inside. How can I fix this myself without buying a new camera, or having to pay someone to fix it?
If the cams making grinding or crunching noise the lens housing gears are broke. repair usually not very economical. about 80% the cost of cam when you bought it. ... Casio Exilim EX-Z57 Digital Camera
I have a canon EOS 450D Digital Camera & it won't auto focus using the smaller lens when switched to AF. The larger lens works fine when switched to AF, does it need cleaning or do i need to get new lens?
Hi dear boyd kellie, try clean the lens contacts if no solve contact a Canon service.Best regards ... Canon EOS 450D Digital Camera
I.m a beginner of photography. I have a Pentax Kx and a brand new shiny DA Limited lens - 35mm 2.8 macro. I tried to take some macro shots but it couldn't even find the focus but when I use it as a normal lens, it's ok but I can't see much difference with a point and shoot. I need to develop a technically critical eye. I need an expert to help me with this lens on a regular basis. Anyone interested? And how do you charge?
You will need to start by understanding the need of the shutter speed and the aperture settings. The image you pictured must be taken in such a manner to get the impact on the memory.\015\012This will require a lot of logic by con ... Digital Cameras
Can you tell me where to purchase a new lens? My daughter dropped my camera, Kodak easy share M1063, and it does not open anymore. Probably a gear is off inside the housing, which I could not open without smaller screwdrivers. I figure it would be easier to replace the whole lens. I have already taken it apart and know that I can replace the lens if I can find one. I had an estimate for an online repairman to fix it for $85 + shipping. For that price I might as well purchase a new camera. Only r
KODAK doesn't sell lenses individually, but if you contact KODAK directly you can have it mended cheaper.\015\012\015\01248 pounds for a repair for this model with this fault.\015\012\015\012In order to organise your repair or ... Kodak EASYSHARE M1063 Digital Camera
I was using the camera when the lens became stuck out even with new batteries, it has now managed to go back in but the lens wobbles a lot and the lens doesnt close at the front, i think i need to take it in to be fixed but im worried it will cost more than a new camera
Fixing a Lens Error on a Digital Camera\012\012This has to be THE most common failure mode for a digital camer ... Kodak EasyShare C360 Digital Camera
I need a new lens cap-need to know size
77MM ... Nikon Coolpix 8700 Digital Camera
Dropped camera I dropped my camera (hp photosmart m425) and now when i try to turn on the camera the lens won't come out and it says lens error m425-12 (7f 80). I really need to fix it, I hope someone can help me.
This is probably THE single most common failure among digital cameras. There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html ... HP Photosmart M425 Digital Camera
Hi there, I have a Pentax Optio M20, which I bought for my daughter 9/12/2006. The camera was accidentally dropped while it was "ON". Its lens was out when it dropped. Now the lens is stuck/locked in the out position and on an angle. I need to find out where I can take it to get fixed, if it fixable. Hoping you can help. Sandra
Replace the camera is the best thing - it is not likely to be able to be fixed.And worse the 'Repairer' if found will charge for telling you it cant be fixed ... Pentax Digital Cameras