Question about Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
See this link:http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&fcategoryid=223&modelid=9824&keycode=2112&id=48264Your camera is one of those listed, and your symptoms indicate this is the problem. Canon should repair your camera at no cost. Keep trying! You have a valid case.
Posted on Jun 16, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
A stuck shutter is another common failure mode for digital cameras. The symptoms of a stuck or "sticky" shutter are very similar to CCD image sensor failure. The camera may take black pictures (for shutter stuck closed), or the pictures may be very bright and overexposed, especially when taken outdoors (for shutter stuck open). Not sure what causes this issue, but some say it's heat, others say it's dust.
But anyways, to confirm a stuck shutter, put the camera in any mode other than "Auto", and turn the flash OFF (you don't want to blind yourself for the next step). Next look down the lens and take a picture. You should see a tiny flicker in the center of the lens as the shutter opens and closes. If no movement is seen, then you likely have a stuck shutter. If so, please see the following for further info and a simple fix that may help:
Posted on Jun 25, 2009
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 03, 2012 | Nikon D90 Body Only Digital Camera
Jun 03, 2010 | Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera
Sep 03, 2009 | Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-T1 Digital Camera
Jul 03, 2009 | Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
Jun 24, 2009 | Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
Jun 21, 2009 | Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera
Mar 27, 2009 | Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W35 Digital Camera
Feb 11, 2009 | Cannon Cameras
Feb 03, 2009 | Canon EOS-10D Digital Camera
Sep 08, 2005 | Pentax Optio 555 Digital Camera
127 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!