Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P52 Digital Camera ?

Shutter problem hi! My camera DSC-P52 , which is a year old, is giving me some strange problems. When i switch it on , the shutter doesnt open completely and makes a weird crackling noise and then beeps a few times and it says on the display to shut down and switch on the camera again. And then if I point to setup and switch it off it closes. Any solutions. please help. thanks anshul agrawal



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I have the P51 (2MP) and lens cover also gets jamned opening and closing most of the time and gave same message as yours. The camera was out of warranty and my Sony dealer said it was pointless reparing it as it would cost half the price of a new (and better) digicam. So I purchased a P120 which is well made, but as per other postings on this site, it produces blurry images. (The P51 still works fine as a camera when the lens cover opens.)
Sounds like something is jamming when trying to extend the lens. Is the battery fully charged? Otherwise, it might need repairing.
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