Whether you’re browsing the entry-level, semi-professional or professional DSLR cameras (for when you need full control) and accessories, one thing is certain – your love of photography can be realised. Your application can make use of the camera after getting an instance of Camera , and you must be particularly careful to release the camera object when your application stops using it, and as soon as your application is paused ( Activity.onPause() ). If your application does not properly release the camera, all subsequent attempts to access the camera, including those by your own application, will fail and may cause your or other applications to be shut down.
The first question to answer is, Do I want color?” While a monochrome CCD/CMOS astronomical camera can take color images by exposing successive frames through three or more colored filters, it’s not something you want to face when you are just getting off the ground in imaging.
AFTER you’ve recovered any important photos ( please see this other article from this blog that shows how to recover your photos from a corrupted card), format the card in your camera to prevent this from happening again (dig out your instruction manual to figure out how).
It will be interesting to see whether they repair the camera or replace it. It seems all the comments here from S230 owners indicate they will be replacing it. Here’s hoping I get lucky with a new camera, but I’d be happy with the repairs nonetheless.
The Leaf shutter or more precisely the in-lens shutter is a shutter contained within the lens structure, often close to the diaphragm consisting of a number of metal leaves which are maintained under spring tension and which are opened and then closed when the shutter is released.