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My minolta dimage X20 whern turned on is all ready to take a picture but is only showin blackness, i can preview pictures etc and do every thing else My Minolta DiMAGE X20 is doing the same thing and has been for a year. I've just been too lazy to go buy a new one. When I turn it on the screen is completely black, but sometimes when you point it at the light it will get a couple white streaks across it. When you take a picture this is the only image that comes up. When in playback mode, I can still see all pictures I had taken previously, and the menu still works fine. (This had happened before, but stopped for a couple of weeks when I turned it on, but then happened again) I have a problem with my DiMAGE Z6, when I turned it On, the display will be fine and can take few pictures and later on it will display a black circular form on the sides most especially when it becomes something like warm or hot. What probably is problem with my camera? Can this be fixed? If so, can you recommend a service center in the Philippines especially in Mindanao or Cebu? I would appreciate your assistance with my camera problem. My email address is rgestrada672000@yahoo.com. Thank you, Raul Estrada

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  • Larna534 Apr 05, 2008

    I am also getting that semi-circle of darkness in the top right corner which I've notice is only there when I zoom out, but not when I zoom in completely. I'm no Columbo, but I think this is a problem with the zoom lens. I can actually touch the care of the camera which is showing as the dark crescent shape.

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Thats called "vigneting" and is caused by misalignment of the lens.... has it been dropped or mishandled? if so, it needs re calibrating and setting up by a pro camera technician.

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