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View finder has a green tint to it

I have this annoying problem with my camera involving both the LCD and finder. The display has a green tint. The best way to describe it would be that it's about the same as it is in either night shot mode. The pictures that are taken are perfectly normal but it's hard to get a true sense of the target and some of the pictures are out of focus. It's also tough to send things like menu items and which is acutally selected. I had this problem a couple of years ago and it just fixed itself one day. No such luck this time. I've toggled all the controls, done a manual reset and anything else I could think of.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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  • Chaztek Feb 12, 2008

    I took your advice, kind of, and gave it a couple of love taps on the bottom of the chasis and it's back to normal. I'm guessing that there is indeed something loose inside but since I've never opened on of these I'll keep going with the love taps as long as they work. Thank you for your quick response!

  • Anonymous Aug 09, 2008

    I have the same green tint.Smacked on the bottom a couple of times and lcd is back to normal.Don't know why but smacked it again and green tint is back.Smacked it again and back to normal.Will leave alone now.Must be something loose in there.Will attempt to tear into it later and see what I can find.

  • Claudia Oct 18, 2008

    I have the same problem but when I rap the bottom of the camera, nada.



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Well.......Love taps actually worked. Thanks, I was freaking out and really didn't wan't to take it apart or smack it around. But the eye strain from the green tint made me sick after a few minuites. One little tap on the bottom right fixed the prob, actually this reminded me of old Nintendo games that everyone had a special solution for. Thanks again!!!

Posted on Oct 02, 2008


Is there another solution to this problem as hitting a 1000$ camera makes me uneasy?

Posted on Aug 04, 2008

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The CCD of the DC is supposed to be defective or "loosen" at somewhate so that bad contacts are there!

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