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Olympus C-3020 Zoom Stuck in Black and White

My camera will only take black and white pictures. I want color back can you help?

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SOURCE: Olympus 720 sw LCD Screen blank & white

Just in Time for Christmas then!
So decisions - live with out the screen- it appears to be a connexion failure or a main board failure.
Or replace the camera - a repair will cost almost as much.

Posted on Dec 04, 2007

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SOURCE: How to shoot in black and white???

This camera does not have the capability to shoot images in black and white. What you need to do is to take the images in color, download them to computer and then use photo editing software to then be in black and white. Most software applications have that as an editing option.

Posted on Dec 19, 2008

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SOURCE: Broken Zoom on Olympus sp-510

Unfortunately this is a repair issue with the camera. You may want to call Olympus Customer Service to discuss their repair policy and procedures. Their telephone number is 800-622-6372 option 2 and then option 3.

Posted on Jan 12, 2009

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SOURCE: BLACK AND WHITE STRIPED AND SMASHED GLASS LOOKING THING ON CAMERA

The problem you are describing is a problem with one of the chips in the camera that controls image processing. It seems to have failed and needs to be replaced. Following are the instructions to send your camera to Olympus for service.

http://olympusamerica.com/cpg_section/cpg_servicerepair.asp

Olympus will charge a flat rate repair fee for this product if beyond the one year factory warranty or the warranty is voided. The cost is $60.85 plus your local sales tax. This covers parts and labor, factory cleaning and diagnostic check, 6 month warranty and the cost of shipping the product back to you is all included in that price.

Posted on May 05, 2009

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SOURCE: olympus FE 330

Unfortunately the camera does not have a menu option to take images in black or white or sepia. You can take them in color and then using photo editing software modify the image to be monotone or sepia in color.

Posted on May 06, 2009

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