Question about Vivitar MAGNACAM Binocular

1 Answer

Pictures bad when uploading

I've tried and tried(even stabilizing camera) and can't get a clear picture when I upload to computer

thanks
kate

Posted by on

  • 11 more comments 
  • Anonymous Jun 12, 2008

    I tried two different units and neither produced a picture that was remotely acceptable. All were blurred, as from motion, not just from defocussing. I returned both units. The binoculars are OK, but you can get binoculars that are just as good for a lot less money. Tne built-in camera is the novel part and it just doesn't work.

  • Anonymous Jun 15, 2008

    whenever I take a photo, it comes out fuzzy or nothing at all. Can someone help me take a clear decent photo?

  • Beahito Sep 15, 2008

    These are a POS........sHOULD i JUST RETURN THEM?

  • catiliz Sep 18, 2008

    throw it away! that's what I ended up doing!

  • carlechols Nov 16, 2008

    Got this for my Dad for Christmas but cannot give it to him since the camera is so very bad. Everything is fuzzy and black or gray. Even when connected to the PC as a webcam the pictures are distorted and black/gray.

  • Mary Haggar Nov 25, 2008

    When downloading pictures, they are fuzzy,blurry and unidentifiyable. This seems to be a common problem. Am ready to return camera unless you can offer a solution.

  • blackprism Nov 27, 2008

    pictures look just like magnified dustballs - must be manufactured by dirtballs

  • Anonymous Jan 03, 2009

    My pictures are too blurry to view....

  • sheliam Jan 11, 2009

    every picture is bad and no shutter noise when i take a shot

  • HowieII Jan 31, 2009

    All my pictures are fuzzy, blurred or unreconizeable too. I consider the digital camera portion JUNK as reported on other web sites. Call for technical help. There no TECH help avialable since Vivitar has sold out to SAKER till Feb 2009. Am going to return my camera to the store hopefully for a refund.

  • dixiecowles Feb 01, 2009

    Whenever taking pictures with this camera and the batteries are changed we lose our photos. Is there anyway to solve this problem. Also we are having trouble uploading our photos to our computer.

  • Anonymous Mar 05, 2009

    Vivitar has always been a respected name. After uying this peice of junk I will never look at Vivitar product again.

    Woodman

  • timepass_inn May 11, 2010

    picture problem

×

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
  • 13,433 Answers

This is a cheap knockoff of a camera, the maximum quality is 640x480 I can find these for 20 dollars. Its just bad quality there noting you can do about it. you have to buy a better camera, or a better binocular camera.

Posted on Jun 12, 2008

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

I am trying to upload my pictures from my olympus FE-330 but every time i try uploading them to my computer it either says empty folder or no new files were found. But yet i can look through the pictures...


plug in the camera and then go to start>programs>accessories>microsoft camera and scanner wizard and you will be able to copy all the pictures. If you need further assistance let me know.
Thank you,
Lee

Jan 02, 2011 | Olympus FE-330 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Whenever i connect the camera to my computer nothing happens . Its like its not even connected and i want to upload pictures


Try and find your camera's driver to download on your computer. Or upload your pictures using your SD card, and not direct through your USB camera.

Jun 18, 2010 | Cameras

1 Answer

Camera no longer uploads pics onto computer :(


Use a cardreader to download your pictures.

Aug 13, 2009 | Cameras

2 Answers

Can't upload pictures to computer


hello.. your problem is not your computer,, your problem is about uploading picture from your camera
make sure your picture want you to upload is jpg files type..the uploading picture is must jpg type of files,, you able to change the file type of your picture ,,, how to change? open your picture and save again with select file type choices
or the to upload using other internet connection or upload using other computer to chick if your computer is not your problem,,, thank you hope i can help you have a good day!!

Jul 06, 2009 | Kodak Easyshare M893 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Can't uplaod my pictures


try uploading your pictures using your friend's similar datacable.. if you are able to do it then the problem lies with your cable.replace it. if the computer still doesnt recognize your camera try using a memory card reader and you can easily upload your pictures through it.. hope your problem is tackled. thanks for using fixya!. please dont forget to rate my solution.

May 27, 2009 | Nikon COOLPIX L18 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Problem Uploading pictures


Consider NOT connecting your camera to your computer.


The best way to download pictures from your camera to your computer involves removing the memory card from the camera and plugging it into a card reader (either built-in to the computer or connected via USB or FireWire). This is likely to be faster than connecting the camera to the computer, and won't run down your camera's batteries.


Once the card is plugged in, it will appear to your computer as a removable drive. You can use the operating system's drag&drop facility to copy pictures from the card to the computer's hard drive, the same way you copy any other files. Or you can use any photo cataloging program such as Picasa.

Dec 06, 2008 | Kodak EasyShare C613 Digital Camera

1 Answer

How do i upload videos from my camera a file on my computer?


What uploading application are you using? I'm having the same problem and I have no idea what to do.

Jun 29, 2008 | HP Photosmart M525 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Fuzzy Pictures


When you resize an image (especially if the original image is quite large), you need to sharpen it before uploading.

Besides that, there's many other parameters that affect the image quality. The picture you uploaded here is too small to be properly examined. Make sure, in any case, that:

1) The camera has focused properly. Especially in items like the one shown (with multiple reflective surfaces), a camera can be easily fooled and focus on something other than what you intended
2) Make sure the camera settings are appropriate (ISO should not be too high, shutter speed should not be too slow)
3) Use a tripod for maximum stability

Dec 12, 2007 | Fuji FinePix S7000 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Uploading pictures to my computer


Hi , in uploading picture let camera on ,plug usb , detection come in screen message , et camera button ignore it / click set camera ,select upload to camera, selection of pictures then okey.

Nov 02, 2007 | Fuji FinePix S3000 Digital Camera

Not finding what you are looking for?
Vivitar MAGNACAM Binocular Logo

Related Topics:

113 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Vivitar Optics Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

Cindy Wells

Level 3 Expert

4949 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

70374 Answers

Are you a Vivitar Optic Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...