Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?
My camera an olympus stylus 700 all-weather 7.1 megapixel, isn't turning on. When the on button is pressed the zoom comes out/in/out making a grinding sound, the screen shows a none focused image until a bright blue screen is displayed with
Did you happen to drop it in sand or on a hard surface. by the description of the problem it shows that the movement of the lense assembly is not proper.i.e. it is having friction in the movement.Needs to get it repaired.
If the camera is still under warranty then return it.
If it is out of warranty then replace it
There is not a likely repair option
Though Olympus Customer support may advise another remedy
If it is out of warranty then replace it
There is not a likely repair option
Though Olympus Customer support may advise another remedy
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My camera an olympus stylus 700 all-weather 7.1 megapixel, isn't turning on. When the on button is pressed the zoom comes out/in/out making a grinding sound, the screen shows a none focused image until a bright blue screen is displayed with D: 5eO2 showing.....please help.
Did you happen to drop it in sand or on a hard surface. by the description of the problem it shows that the movement of the lense assembly is not proper.i.e. it is having friction in the movement.Needs to get it repaired. ... Digital Cameras
The screen on my M380 does not show the image. The camera is fully charged and when I press the "on" button, the lens extends and opens. The screen is illuminated, but there is no image of what the picture will be. I can go ahead and take a picture -- it makes the appropriate sounds as it normally would and the flash goes off if needed. In fact, when I then plug into the computer, I can see that a picture was taken. However you cannot focus the shot because you cannot see the image on the s
This can be a settings problem on your camera, so what we can try doing here first is to reset or restore the camera's settings to its default and then after doing that power off the camera and take the battery out for 5 minutes then put it back in a ... Digital Cameras
I purchased a Sanyo 12.1 mp camera with 3x optical zoom less than a month ago and for some reason it will not focus on anything. The screen shows everything as a big blur. I have checked the lense to see if there was a possible smudge on it but there isnt and none of the camera settings have been changed. It is also making sounds like it is trying to focus but cannot. Is there any way to possibly fix this?
... Sanyo VPCE1090 Digital Camera
Focusing problems Hello, I have been trying to take close-up pictures (between 4-12 inches away from subject) but when I press the shutter button halfway, on the screen I see the image come into focus, come out of focus, come into focus,.. on and on for several moments until it settles on the out of focus image. I've tried setting the camera to the macro and super macro settings, and that doesn't help at all. I know it can focus, because I see it on the screen but for some reason it chooses the
You may be beyond (up to close) the focal capability of the lens. Even though there is a macro setting, the lens may not have the capability to focus on an object that close (without adding an external macro lens). The specification on the minimal ... Olympus SP-350 Digital Camera
No image on LCD screen, only irregular lines of varied coloring. When picture is snapped, it is of these lines--no image. Help. Details: I turned the camera to shooting mode but it does not display the image of what I want to shoot, but just a series of horizontal lines. If I take the shot, it shows the lines which were displayed on the LCD screen. If switched to playback mode, previously shot images show up fine. I checked the batteries; they were fine. I replaced them anyway, to no avai
I have the same problem and after doing research, I found this website. ... Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
Yesterday I took some pictures and when I reviewed on camera they all show up. However when I go to download on computer, one photo wont show up. It just shows as an icon. It also has sound on it which I dont know how to remove. I have tried to copy the photo, but it copies with sound and I still cant open the image. Is there anything I can do to get image? I dont understand why it shows up on the camera, but I cant transfer it off the card. Help!
Are you sure its an actual photo? If it has an icon on it, it probably is a standard file that is part of the memory stick software. Should be a very small file. ... Pentax Optio S40 Digital Camera
I have one Sigma SD 14,and i found some dust on the focusing screen,this morning,i remove the focusing screen and clean the dust. I can put the focusing screen in,but the problem is that there is another screen with two steel frame to fix it,i don't know how to use these two steel frame to fix the screen. I have pictures to show you.I will be appreciated if you can help me.
... Sigma SD14 Digital Camera
Not focusing I'm not sure what happened, nothing seems to be obstructing and to my extent of knowledge nothing has happened to my camera. However when I turn it on the lens comes out once, goes back in, and comes out again. Then the screen is blank, shows no picture until i push the play button, or until I change what picture setting it is on. Once the screen shows picture it will not focus anything. Any help here?
Do you hear any unusual friction noise while the lens assembly projects out.. if so then the traction assembly of your zoom barrel has developed mechanical obstruction, in which case it has to be serviced. Take it to the service centre and the proble ... Olympus FE-230 Digital Camera
My PowerShot SD400 Digital Elph is not showing images on my screen when i turn it on to shoot ... but images show up when i go to the review shot screen...help!
Push the display button. ... Canon PowerShot SD400 / IXUS 50 Digital Camera
I have a powershot A1100IS. The problem is that when taking pictures, the images do not show on the screen, I need to look through the viewfinder. After the picture is taken, the image will show on the screen. I assume it is turned off in a menu item but I do not find it in the menu. can you help? Tx. Kim
I had the same problem. I just went into the menu under the tools tab, and clicked 'reset all' (scroll all the way to the bottom). I'm not sure what setting was changed, but my screen images all came back! (I had also switched out memory cards but th ... Canon PowerShot A1100 IS Digital Camera
Focusing problem Until recently, I was able to look through the view finder and auto focus my image. Now, camera will not show me subject in focus, but after a I make a shot, image is in focus in the preview. Manual focus works just fine, it's the auto focus I am concerned about. I have cleaned the lens - please help!
Well, stupid me, I didn't realize there is a diopter adjustment button directly to the right of the viewfinder. I would NEVER have known it was there, but after asking my photo-nerd friends all of a sudden the solution was apparent. Still a wasted da ... Nikon D50 Digital Camera
I receive the E:61:00 error on screen, and the screen will not focus. I shook the camera around (per forums) and the screen focused for a minute, but would not zoom in out out. When I tried to zoom either way it would make a whirling sound. I opened my camera to have a tiny little piece, with "C 805" inscribed on it, to fall out. I do not know where this belongs, and still can not get my camera to focus. Help!
Hi,The E:61:00 error code displayed on the Camera screen indicates that a Camera malfunction that you cannot reverse has occurred. This seems to be an internal malfunction of the Camera. You may try power resetting the ... Digital Cameras
My mother bought me a polaroid a815 today. when i turned it on, then screen said place SD card. When i did that a card error sign showed up. Then, another screen saying format cancel or execute. It wouldnt let me go to cancel so i had to hit execute. Another screen saying busy,,,please wait shows up. None of the buttons work whenever this screen appears. HELP!
... Polaroid Digital Cameras
Only Red When I turn the camera on the screen shows only a blur and not of the image of what I am taking, but just a color blur or a white blur, depending on the lighting. when I take the picture I get what shows on the screen. When I turn off the display and take a picutre the picture comes out like what is on the screen. Please help
This definitely sounds like a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info: \015\ ... Canon PowerShot S500 IXUS 500 Digital Camera
When I turn the camera on and look into the view finder the sceen is wavy and does not show the images I want to record. The tape is VHS and appears to be moving but is not recording any images. The battery is new and is charged. I have tired to use the focus ring on the view finder but that does not make the wavy pattern go away or help focus on images.
Hi,What is model and brand of camcorder/ camera that is using VHS tape?It seems it would be an old camcorder.Thanks. ... Digital Cameras
LCD screen shows grainy image. Have to hold button for focus. Also shows orange image of a shaking camera but I am steady?
... Canon PowerShot D10 Digital Camera
Hi, I have just purchased a Canon EOS 1000D body and tried it with some Canon AF lenses I already own. The menu etc, shows up on the screen but no image. I can take photos via the eye veiw finder and the images can be played back on the screen. Please help Derek
Derek,Wish I had a direct link to people with Canon problems cause this posting is so old and I just found it.Anyway you need to activate your "Live View" I'm going to include the diagrams to show you where and what to do rather then atte ... Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS / 1000D IS Digital Camera
My Canon Power Shot A80 Digital camera goes ON but only shows the screen name Canon then the lens goes back into off - some sounds come on and then E18 shows in the lower left of a black screen. Help.
Lens errors are fairly common. Usually it's sand or grit interfering with the lens extension mechanism. Or the camera's been dropped with the lens extended. Or the camera has been powered on, but the lens had been blocked preventing its extension. Or ... Canon PowerShot A80 Digital Camera
The screen doesn't show any image focused at rather it shows greyish blinking patterns on the screen
See this link. ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera
The screen doesn't show any image focused at rather it shows greyish blinking patterns on the screen My camera is Power Shot A400
Hi and welcome to FixYa,Initially, remove the battery and let it sit for a while in that condition. This is to revert settings to factory default. Additionally, determine if your particular model has a coin size Lithium battery for memor ... Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera
When trying to take a picture the lense moves back and forth trying to focus. When it finall stops the subject is out of focus. There is a grinding sound as it tries to focus. Some times the picture will be taken -delayed. Most of the tiime no picture can be taken. Help!!
It sounds like you need a new lens. This particular camera does not have an autofocus motor built in, which means it can only use lenses that have a motor already built in. Look for any Nikon lenses that have the AF-S in their name.Amazon ... Nikon D40x Digital Camera
The LCD screen on my 40D shows the image taken, or the live view image, but there are large areas of missing image. Almost like the picture has been laid on a black background then a large piece torn out of it.... What is this? It's obviously a big concern. HELP!
If the Live View shows areas of total black, the LCD is probably faulty and needs to be taken to a Canon Dealer for repair/replacement. I believe the pictures are still okay on the computer in this case? ... Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera
Canon Ixus 75 Auto Focus fails. It appears to be trying to focus and the small box appears on the screen showing where it it trying to focus. I think it's always focussing very close up. Macro is not set. Thanks for any help.
This usually happens when there's not enough contrast between the subject and the background or the subject itself is too 'flat'.Also if there's not enough light in 'flash off'-mode you cannot focus. Try using the focusing assist light. ... Canon PowerShot SD750 / IXUS 75 Digital Camera
White images My camera will happily take video images, but every time I try to take a 'still' picture the whole screen simply shows an overexposed image, virtually white. Have tried all I can think so can anyone help please?
Hi,\015\012Camera seems got problem with CCD Imager and Sony offers free of cost repair on this. Click Sony Support to get det ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T1 Digital Camera
In my w180 image is clear and bright in the LCD screen but when i downloaded the images to my PC it shows poor lighting and dark images pls help me
The lcd screen on your camera is back-lit and shows a brighter picture than the one you actually take. If you can turn down the screen brightness that may help. You could also raise the "exposure compensation" setting and experiment until you find a ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W55 Digital Camera