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Cameras | Answered 59 minutes ago


Google (mustek)(PF-A722BM)(manual) without parens.

Mustek Cameras | Answered 8 hours ago


i have the same camera and the same problem but i have found out msdc means mass storage device, for the camera to work you have to have a memory card inside it. im getting one tomorrow for mine, so hopefully that should solve the problem :)

Vivitar ViviCam... | Answered 15 hours ago


This could be as simple as cleaning the pins that are used to communicate between the lens and the camera. Use a pencil eraser on the lens pins and camera connectors.

Canon EF... | Answered 16 hours ago


Nothing wrong just messed up the settings Return them all to factory settings.

Canon EOS 1100D... | Answered 16 hours ago


The powershot doesn't have interchangeable lenses

Canon Cameras | Answered 16 hours ago


Normal 0 BLACK SCREEN OF DEATH – FIXED AT LAST - After doing several hours of research on the internet, I have been able to eliminate the problem on my Powershot S2 IS. I started with the “fix” as suggested by guidofoc in a post on the “flickr” site. Thanks guidofoc! His procedure did fix the problem for me but it only lasted a day. The next day, back to the same old black screen. For the next few days/weeks, when I wanted to use my camera, I did the same procedure and it would come back to life but would be black again the next time I powered up the camera or a day later.
Back to internet research! On the “Fixya” site, I found a picture of the camera shutter and diaphragm blades. This picture was posted by “andyhutton” who was also having the same “black screen” problem. He had disassembled his camera and found what appeared to be an oil exuding on the shutter diaphragm blades. He disassembled the camera, cleaned it thoroughly, and reassembled it. This fixed his camera. Other information I found indicated that what appeared to be oil was a little “stiffer” than oil, almost hard. It was thought that this was happening after leaving in a hot car other high temperature environment.
All this made sense to me but I didn’t relish the thought of tearing the camera apart and reassembling it. This procedure reportedly took about 6-8 hours. And this was by a person who considered himself, to have a reasonable amount of mechanical ability. I definitely DON’T RECOMMEND this approach unless you have tried all else and are ready to junk your camera. Using this information I theorized that if I used the temporary fix procedure and then repeatedly activated the shutter, perhaps the “wiping action” may wear down the frictional areas and free up the shutter blades to move more freely. I tried it. Voila! It has worked now for the last 6-8 weeks without a failure. Here is my final procedure:

Set the camera in Tv mode, (delayed shutter mode) set the shutter at 15 sec, click to take a picture and during that 15 secs (like, after 7 seconds) open the battery, compartment which cuts contact with the battery circuit. Close the battery cover. At this point the camera works fine for me but only temporarily as noted above. Sometimes however, this procedure had to be performed more than once. Here is the key to the permanent fix. While the camera is working via the temporary fix, take many, many pictures. Hundreds! I probably snapped 400-600 pics. The idea is to wear down the little patches of hardened oil on the shutter blades. For the next three of days I took hundreds of pics each day. Basically, I just aimed the camera at the wall or whatever and snapped off several hundred pics.

Now that I seem to have my camera working permanently, my plan is to NOT leave my camera in a high temperature environment, and to try to use it regularly. Maybe, not unlike many other things, if it gets no regular use, it may start to deteriorate.

No guarantees but I do hope this helps someone.

Canon PowerShot... | Answered 16 hours ago


If you are refering to the zoom there should be a knurled zoom ring on the Lens The camera doesn't do this.

Canon Cameras | Answered 16 hours ago


You need to use triggers, one on the hotshoe and one on the flash gun. Unless you're using the most up to date compatable kit have a look at Younguo triggers on Amazon

Canon Cameras | Answered 16 hours ago


How long? about two to three hours depending on your charger. How many? depends on the capacity of your memory card.

Canon Cameras | Answered 17 hours ago


I don't think you can as far as I'm aware the camera downloads to both cards or one card. I don't think there is the function to fill one card then move over to the second card.

Canon Cameras | Answered 17 hours ago


It may well be something to do with the write speed of your memory card. For continuous video you need a C10 speed card.

Canon Cameras | Answered 17 hours ago


Try selecting M (manual) and press the flash release button

Canon Cameras | Answered 17 hours ago


Error 32 is a shutter related problem Try this :- Switch off the Camera, wait 10 secs, Open the battery door and remove the battery, wait 30 secs insert the battery and close the door. Wait 10 secs switch on.

Canon Cameras | Answered 17 hours ago

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