Question about Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera

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The LCD can view a image?

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  • shj1 Feb 23, 2008

    I've using the Canon A95 for about three and a half years now without any problems. Now, I can no longer see anything through the viewer: it's completely dark. Although it allows me to take a "photograph" with flash etc, nothing shows through the viewer. Has it suffered permanent blindnes?



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Thank you so much, t00nz! Based on your advice, I sent off the camera to the repair centre, and it has been repaired free of charge! (minus the delivery cost :) ).

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This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:

http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/11/canon-digital-cameras-showing-black.html

http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&fcategoryid=225&modelid=13390&keycode=2112&id=29819

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A40, A60, A70, A75, A80, A85, A95, A300, A310, S1 IS, S60, S200, S230, S330, S400, S410, S500, SD100, SD110, IXUS V2/300/400/430/500, IXY Digital 200a/300a/400/450/500

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