Question about Nikon Coolpix S50 Digital Camera

1 Answer

The pictures I have recently taken on my Nikon Coolpix S50 are blurry

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 6,831 Answers

Hello

The problem is that the lens has become stuck in the barrel after dropping it. There are some DIY solutions you could try, but the probability is that you will have to get it fixed by a professional.

Use these at own risk as it may further damage the camera.

Firstly , try connecting your ac adapter or usb cable.

Try holding the shutter button while switching on the camera.

Look at the lens , and if some of the lens 'circles' is misaligned or not concentric then try wiggling it (while holding camera lens down).

Try gently pushing or pulling the lens when it extends but this is risky as it may cause the lens barrel to slip out of its guidance system.

Another way to do this is to place the camera lens down on a hard surface and then power it up. Be sure to use a soft cloth or something similar as to not scratch your lens or casing. Let the lens push the camera up and down a few times and sometimes the little resistance provided by the camera is enough to get things going again.

Try hitting your camera near the lens on the body with the soft tissue on the palm of your hand.

Other than that , I would take the camera to a repair center for a evaluation to see if it would cost more to repair than to replace the camera.

If it is still under warranty I would suggest you take it in before trying any of these steps and remove any off-brand batteries or accessories as some stores are really fussy about warranty repairs on camera's with non-brand accessories.

Hope the advise is useful.

Regards
Andrea

Posted on Aug 29, 2010

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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My nikon coolpix s50 camera says...memory card is write protected and click pictures.. Need a solution for this ASAP!! Thanks Shweta


SD and SDHC cards have a slide switch along one edge. The position farthest from the contacts locks the card, protecting it from writes. The position nearest the contacts unlocks the card. If the switch is already in the proper position, slide it fully the other way and then back again.

Oct 13, 2010 | Nikon Coolpix S50 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Blurred pictures


You may be using too slow a shutter speed, resulting in either camera shake or subject movement. See what the manual has to say on this.

Jun 29, 2017 | Nikon Coolpix S220 - Aqua Green 2.5" LCD...

2 Answers

Nikon Coolpix L1


Slide the mode selector switch to the left, for reviewing picutres.
Press the 'Menu' buttun.
Scroll to Reset and press select.

Happy picture taking!

Jun 19, 2008 | Nikon Coolpix L1 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Blurry images on a Coolpix 5700?


This camera was in the time when the ccd had problems.
http://www.nikonusa.com/email_images/nikonusa/service_advisory/coolpix.html
Call Nikon concerning your camera. You can send it to them, they will estimate it, and may repair it for free if it is the ccd problem.

Apr 05, 2008 | Nikon Coolpix 5700 Digital Camera

1 Answer

'Lens Error'


From the manual: "Turn camera off and then on again. If error persists, contact retailer or Nikon representative."

Dec 28, 2007 | Nikon Coolpix S50 Digital Camera

Not finding what you are looking for?
Nikon Coolpix S50 Digital Camera Logo

Related Topics:

52 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Nikon Cameras Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

Steve

Level 3 Expert

3287 Answers

Ric Donato

Level 2 Expert

225 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...