Question about Samsung VP-D361 Mini DV Digital Camcorder

1 Answer

Image on screen or through viewfinder breaks down when recording

When recording, the image intermittently breaks down both on the screen and through the viewfinder. It changes to horizontal black and white strumming lines. I have discovered that if I give the video cam a gentle tap on the top the image returns but only short term. In a 5 minute recording session this can occur up to 10 times. Help! It's driving me crazy. Whenever I watch something back its filled with all these crazy little lines. I've had the cam for 6 months and it's had this problem for about 4 months. It's had very little use because of it.

Thanks, Lisa

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 6 Answers

At home

Posted on Jun 23, 2008

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

No image is captured by the screen itself (LCD screen works but completely dark).


Did you try pressing the display button several times? in both viewing mode and record mode? Cycle through all display modes, s you get used to the button, so it does not trow you off when it happens again.

Feb 16, 2015 | Canon Cameras

1 Answer

The problem i m having with my camcorder is when i want to record film screen goes blank but i can watch my previous recorded videos


Look in the view finder when recording instead of the screen. if you see the image there then the unit is probably set to look through there. Many of the new units dont' have a full view finder to lens item they actually have a small lcd screen inside the view finder. Check your options for recording.

Also if the view finder is tilted you need to close that before usign the lcd.

The image will not appear simultaneously on the LCD

monitor and the viewfinder. It will appear in the

viewfinder when the LCD monitor is in the lock position,

and it will appear on the LCD monitor when fully
extended.

Mar 02, 2011 | JVC GR-DVL820U Mini DV Digital Camcorder

1 Answer

Will not record nor replay.


I Had The Same Problem I Just Turned The Screen A Different Way And It Worked Again

Jan 07, 2009 | Video Cameras

1 Answer

No picture on lcd & view finder


PLease see http://www.fixya.com/support/t131881-sony_cam_recorder_wont_record for more information on this i have had the same problem, faulty CCD image processor chip.

Apr 01, 2008 | Video Cameras

1 Answer

Optic viewer blurred image


Not much that you can do with that, try adjusting the small focus lever on the underside of the viewfinder, as this might fix the blurred image, your lucky that you didn't, break something on the camera.

Jan 05, 2008 | Sony Handycam CCD-TRV37 Camcorder

2 Answers

Records audio but no video


Replace the ccd base assumbly and check.

Jan 01, 2008 | Sony Handycam DCR-HC21 Mini DV Digital...

1 Answer

No image displayed through viewfinder or lcd screen


could be one from a batch with faulty CCDs - check out this fixya link (solution 2) - http://www.fixya.com/support/t115316-canon_mv30 - it's copied from a page at imaging-resource.com - my MV600i was out of warranty and I sent it back to Canon at the end of 2007 and they got it going again free of charge within the week - unfortunately within weeks a very similar fault appeared and now they're trying to charge me for the repair !!! even though they say repairs are under warranty for six months -

May 23, 2007 | Canon MV600i Mini DV Digital Camcorder

1 Answer

Red Screen


Since this is being recorded it is not a problem with the monitor or viewfinder. I believe that it is a problem with the imaging chip or the circuitry immediately after the image block. It actually sounds like a bad solder joint. If you are very good with tools and soldering, have magnifying glasses and a steady hand, you should be able to repair this. If you are not familiar with the repair of camcorders (and there are many tiny pieces to keep track of) there is probably little you can do to solve this problem. If you go to this website http://www.videotech.com for the price of shipping you can get a free estimate or you can get an estimate online at http://www.camcorderrepair.com I would think that the cost to repair this should be reasonable. Good luck.

Jun 12, 2006 | Panasonic NV-GS200 Mini DV Digital...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Samsung VP-D361 Mini DV Digital Camcorder Logo

Related Topics:

115 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Samsung Video Cameras Experts

Tony

Level 3 Expert

2600 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

78267 Answers

Lawrence Oravetz

Level 3 Expert

10137 Answers

Are you a Samsung Video Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...