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The pictures go blank/black

My e300 sometimes get black/ blank photo. The display is ok. with same setting to shoot a picture , sometimes the pictures goes black/blank, and sometimes it's ok. Lately, I got more blank photo rather than a good one. in 10 shoots , 8 of the are blank and only 2 are good. Any suggestion?

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Re: the pictures go blank/black

I had this same problem last year and had to send it in for service. The camera has worked great for about a year, and last week I started getting the black pictures again. Something internal has gone bad and the only way I know to fix it is to send it back to Olympus. It cost over $200 last time. I'm now looking for a different camera. If you do find a cheaper solution, please let me know!

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Re: the pictures go blank/black

Could be the mirror is sticking - can you hear it go up?

Posted on Sep 04, 2007

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