There are lot of reasons, for the camera lens to stop working. Here are some of the examples.
- You dropped the camera down.
- You stopped the lens from retracting by holding or pressing it down.
The result of such impacts, stops the whole lens array from working.
The solution is simple,Tap the camera after you switch it on
.(Usually an error message is displaced as "Lens Error
" or "Please Switch off and on the camera again
" depending on the manufacturer
). If the lens retract then, you are the lucky person in the world.
Please take it to the nearest service center.(e.g Sony, Kodak, Canon)
The repair personnel will analyze the damage and let you know the estimation to repair the damage.It costs almost 90$ to replace the whole lens array.
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