Question about Nikon Coolpix S1 Digital Camera
When I turn on the camera the shutter ,len cover,is open but lcd screen is black , but all the camera info still appears on the screen. I tried shooting a few photos and those turn out black as well. Please help!
With the power off, hold the camera in your palm and smack the front of the camera on your leg or arm. You might have to smack it a few time to get it to work. It has to do with the camera CDD lense (shuttle) being stuck. By smacking it around, it will free up the lense. Being extra gentle with it though. It worked for me. Hope this help.
Posted on Nov 11, 2007
Hey Skydog... you just save my camera, it works perfectly. Thanks man.
Posted on Jun 11, 2009
Brilliant solution! Thanks a million, was devastated when my camera screen went blank and this worked a treat - owe you one big time! Recommend trying it and keep perservering
Posted on Dec 26, 2007
Yeah this really works, just had to do it couple of times both sides.
Posted on Jan 15, 2009
I tried using this method but for some reason it is now not working. i kept on hitting it on the palm of my hand and now the shutter won't open!!!! tell me what i should do now
Posted on Sep 15, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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