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Camera mode wont turn on?

I was recently filming a scene for a movie, and was fixing the angle of a shot on a tripod, when my camera just shut off. I attempted to turn it back on and nothing happened. I turned it off, then turned it on the vcr setting and it turns on fine. but when i try to switch it to camera mode to film, there is no response? i cant figure this out?

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Re: Camera mode wont turn on?

Is your camera in lock mode? It's easy to accidentally bump that lever when you're adjusting angles.

Posted on Apr 13, 2007

Re: Camera mode wont turn on?

OMG Had the same problem....duh!


Posted on Dec 08, 2007

Re: Camera mode wont turn on?

Ya thanks alot! I actually got so fed up i called canon and they suggested the same thing, which to my embarassment, was correct. it wasn't engaged completely because i had looked at it really quick, but upon further inspection, it was slightly moved and apparently had engaged. so thanks alot for taking the time to answer this fix!

Posted on Apr 13, 2007

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