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E-500 lock-up My e-500 locks up when shutter button is pressed. It appears to lose power, but ISO reading is visible in viewfinder. Has anybody experienced this problem before?

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  • hogger69 Apr 19, 2008

    same problem here. have to reload battery to look at pica taken and view the screen. but everything goes dead when i click the shutter button to ttry to take another pic.

  • Anonymous Oct 24, 2008

    same problem it stil is on even when i shut it off i have to remove the battery and turn it back on to see the menu and review pics but i cant take pictures its not even my camera its my schools and i dont know what or how it happened

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Shutter speed too low and aperture probably set at wide open [3].
You will find that after two minutes the shutter will respond but you will get a blurry picture.
This setting is rarely used but you only learn from playing with different settings.
Olympus instruction manual needs to be in a better language for the beginner to learn.

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