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Left two fifths of the picture is one to two stops darker

I have a Pentax K20d. The left 2/5 of the picture comes out about one to two stops dark. There is one on ebay with the same problem. Is this a common problem and where is the best place to send it for repair.Happens with all my lenses. Just happened with no apparent reason.

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It's the shutter...the 2nd half is closing before the 1st half is done. Go into the menu and scroll to "reset" and follow the on-screen instructions...might work.

Posted on Nov 18, 2009

  • nordog Nov 14, 2010

    My K20D had this problem. Went searching the interwebs to find if there was any info on it, and found this page.

    Tried the solution suggested above and it worked.



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Sorry where is that solution? Has the link gone? I have the same problem with my k20d.

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