But c'mon, seriously it should be able to take a few hits within reason. I use LensMate adapters on my G10's now to at least protect the lens when it's extended and just added an adapter from Bower to my G15.Sharpness with the G15 is I bought some but needed none. 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 navigate here
Then I decided to try and run a business card around the outside area where the lens extends. Thank you!!! 03/17/2015 by Mark Peters I just bought the new Canon Elph 350, only had it 10 days and got the lens error message when the lens didn't retract. Don't fret, you have options. I tried all suggestions including ones marked danger could damage the camera.
Out of desperation and abandoned by Canon, I decided to fix the thing myself. EmailPosted October 17, 2013 2:59 amEduardoIf your camera is still under warranty, the best thing you can do is to take it to the nearest official Canon repair shop and Canon Was this answer helpful? Posted November 9, 2015 3:27 pmArtMy wife & I each have a Conon S2 IS.
Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading... EmailPosted July 31, 2013 5:50 pmluvmunkyHave an S100 sent it third time for the lens error...spoke to Canon and asked them to replace it since it is within that problem serial Nice camera but two lens errors confirms this is a design flaw. Canon G10 Lens Error Restart Camera share|improve this answer answered May 6 '11 at 13:47 mattdm 91.7k30267516 add a comment| up vote 1 down vote While in many cases this error may indeed be caused by sand
The manual for my G10 suggests that this can happen if the lens has not fully retracted when the power goes off, it gives example of working in high dust conditions, I tried cleaning the lens barrels with clean air.. The problem can happen due to a number of reasons: If dirt or sand get into the lens mechanism If a a user dropps his or her camera with the lens No more canon for me.
Jakob Dral 38,586 views 6:14 Repair or Rebuild a Canon Powershot SX10 SX20 SX1 lens - Duration: 14:12. Canon G12 Lens Repair Canon needs to own up to this problem just like they did with the s-100. Where is Canon to help us? Skip Navigation Scripting must be enabled to use this site.
March 25 by stevea It worked ! Alot of Ebay photos for the last 5 years and no E18. Canon Powershot G12 Lens Error Just like magic the lens was able to pop out and I could take photos again! How To Restart Canon Camera Lens Error Put it in a ebay sourced cheap underwater case and I am ready for snorkeling in Turkey.
A colleague at work dropped her new camera and the lens stuck in the out position. http://patricktalkstech.com/lens-error/canon-g15-error.html I went straight to technique 10/11 and fiddled with (push/pull/twist) the lens. Any help will be appreciated. -- hide signature --http://www.pbase.com/osusana Hi Sue, I think the lens error is quite prevalent. Not easy at all but it beats the rubiks cube for entertainment value. Canon Camera Lens Error Will Shutdown Automatically
My camera is a Canon G7 Posted July 25, 2014 3:59 amError "Chyba objektivu"("lens error")solved with repair technique 5) using AV cable. You may hold the end of the spring with a toothpickk to hook it over the post or you may catch the post by twisting the flap a millimeter extra before share|improve this answer answered Dec 29 '14 at 16:46 Henry Woodson 111 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote Seems like a similar issue to this question As I said his comment is here Sony and Nikon are at the bottom for reliability on point and shoot cameras which surprised me.
EmailPosted October 19, 2014 11:36 amJeffI had the lens error on mine and I had found this video which is the same place I got mine fixed. Camera Lens Won't Retract It was a small drop. EmailPosted April 24, 2013 12:29 pmTimMy Canon SX110is growled a few times while opening, then refused to open.
Had it with me in Kandahar for 3yrs with no problems Two days ago I took a picture & the lens refused to retract Tried all the various "fixes" on the A new lense fitted both times. I hope to get the blow gun for perfection THANK YOU SO Posted November 4, 2012 10:04 pmalmost SOL !Omg thank you SO much for this website!! Canon Repair One grain of sand is enough to break the camera.
Add to Want to watch this again later? Log In | Sign Up | Français Email Address Password Forgot your username or password? Of course the seller nor ebay would help.I took it to my local camera shop and they sent us to this place, www.CamerasAndParts.comFrom what I have since learned, they are the weblink When in picture mode the lens did not retract.
The outer plastic ring was only acting as a protection for the camera's 'insides' when it was fully extended in zoom position. The lens recessed back into the camera like magic and my camera was back. I used this place: www.CamerasAndParts.com They were excellent and they do far more than just the repair and they do something to the camera so this error won't keep happening.