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BLACK SCREEN WHEN TURNED ON

I have an Olympus FE 310. And the screen is blank when i turn it on. I cannot take any pictures. I am very frustrated do you have any ideas ???

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  • im_crazy_for Jan 04, 2009

    See the lens opens fine but it just doesn't close everytime I try to power down the camera they close but open up again and its still a black screen, but if you look closely at the screen theres faded image of the numbers in the bottom like it would show if it was on. Theres a flashing orange light when i try to shut it off but thats it. I have Brand new chargable batteries in it, I have also tried other batteries. Please help its only 6 months old, not been used very much and never dropped.

  • Nathe Owen
    Nathe Owen Jan 08, 2009

    Yeah same for me.

    It works sometimes,

    so i know the aperture is opening.

    the lens even retracts etc.

    but soon as i press to take a picture it goes black

    it also seems to be taking MUCH more battery power :/

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This is either a bad CCD or the lens aperture not opening. You could send it to mackcam.com or to olympus for an estimate. Might be looking at a $125 repair

Posted on Dec 31, 2008

  • Scott Kivowitz
    Scott Kivowitz Jan 05, 2009

    Like I said. It is either a bad CCD or the lens aperture

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