I keep getting the e18 error on the screen and after a few green flashes the camera turns off. The lens was like 1mm out and the protective blades almost closed, so it was so easy. This should hopefully work. Normally it's fine but this time it got stuck halfway. weblink
It's going to happen. It popped out as normal and has worked since. Thanks! shake it.
Kodak EasyShare C613 Digital Camera Kodak easyshare ls743. WebsiteEmailPosted January 24, 2015 8:06 pmJohnIf the things here don't work to fix the lens error, I found this site which had a lot of info and some different fixes (one We've been through 7 different cameras and a few times it was because the camera was dropped. Particularly I do not recommend probing deeply around the most outer (largest) lens barrel gap, as you may dislodge the lens barrel dust gasket that's located just inside of that gap.
January 17, 2008 at 7:07 PM amgehan said... Lift up the lever on the connector to free the ribbon cable. I paid a great deal of money for my camera and have taken great care of it. Canon Camera Lens Error Will Shutdown Automatically Posted August 24, 2014 5:11 amadamMethod 11 worked on canon ixus 105.
I also tried turning the camera on and holding down the shutter button but that did nothing. Camera Lens Stuck Or myabe AF-A is NOT supposed to be available with the 16mm f/2.8??? I did turn it back on and after the lens was extended I wiggled both parts, nothing clicked back into place and yet, after turning the camera off and back on None of which worked.
teenynz,Sorry to hear that the easy fixes didn't work. I Dropped My Camera And The Lens Is Stuck Method 11 worked (1 snap into place, then 2 wiggle while turning on again and again) after camera dropped directly on lens. I will try the compressed air. March 16, 2008 at 10:09 AM Scairns said...
Error E30 (for older Canon's) means that you don't have a memory card installed, so turn it off, slip in the SD card and turn it on one last time Fix After that my camera was able to turn on. Lens Error Nikon Coolpix Powering the camera off and back on would reset the zoom, but only until zooming in again... Camera Lens Won't Retract LOL it works now..OH the photos on my website have been taken by my Nikon F4 (35mm Film) Cammera.
Was taking photographs a couple of days ago and suddenly the lens froze in an extended position and the screen displayes the message. have a peek at these guys That's my thought on this. When does bugfixing become overkill, if ever? If you hear this click, immediately stop and try the camera. Nikon Coolpix Lens Stuck
When in picture mode the lens did not retract. Then a few gentle pushes on the 'gap' side of the lens, and testing the telephoto button till it stopped saying lens error - and hey presto - sharp pictures, as The quoted repair cost is usually close to or more than what the camera is actually worth. check over here hope this helps April 18, 2008 at 1:28 PM Anonymous said...
I was actually pretty upset about it as the camer had jsut gone out of warranty. Nikon Coolpix L840 Lens Error March 9, 2008 at 5:53 PM Lynn said... January 25, 2008 at 8:10 AM Josh said...
SO then I made sure it was switched off (took battery out) and then I pushed down again until I heard another click and that seemed to do the trick. I turned the camera on the lens retracted an then I held it in the retracted position while the camera tried to extend the lens (as what happens when you inadvertently I ahve taken a photo or two again, I hope it lasts!Many thanks for this repository of information, I was feeling awful about my camera! Nikon Coolpix L830 Lens Error There's a halfway chance of fixing it yourself, described here: http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/12/fixing-lens-error-on-digital-camera.html ...
Powershot SD1200 IS. I can get a picture up now but its blurry and the lens isnt coming out properly any ideas please Charlotte March 21, 2008 at 9:45 AM kalysta said... do not try forcing the lens. this content I used method 12 on the guide which instructed me to gently pull the lens out and turn it to the proper position.
Enjoy! In other words, try this if there's no obvious mechanical damage to the lens barrels that's causing the problem. In that case, try thinking of the lens as a dislocated shoulder. And remember, these fixes (especially #6 and 7) should only be considered for a camera that's out of warranty, who's cost of repair would be excessive, and would otherwise be considered
Like I said, it turns on, but the lens only extends a tiny bit, and then the lens error comes up and it quickly turns off.