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Black LCD and Viewfinder

When camera is turned on the viewfinderand LCD are black. All other functions appear to be working correctly. I can view pictures on the card. Is this fixable and at what approximate cost? Would it be cheaper to replace?

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  • rmorris123 Aug 05, 2008

    LCD screen is black...take picture, it's black too. I can view previous pictures taken on my screen....menu seems to be working. functions apear in window. Was working fine last time I used it, a few days ago. Batteries are good.

  • Anonymous Nov 27, 2008

    CANT SEE ANYTHING THROUGH VIEWFINDER

  • graym364 Jan 26, 2009

    when i turn my camera on view display is black

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I have the similar problem as above...Canon 5D

When camera is turned on the viewfinder is black. All other functions appear to be working correctly. I can view pictures on the card. I take a picture and it views on the screen and the spec's come up on the botton of the view finder but the viewfinder is 90 black with a bit of blur. Is this the censor or a mirror...?

Is this fixable and at what approximate cost? Would it be cheaper to replace?


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