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Old Mar 3, 2017, 6:00 PM   #1
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Default Kodak DX7590

Hi this is adelecgtt.
I have a DX7590 Kodak Easyshare which you can add specialized lenses to. I purchased a telephoto, wide angle kit with adaptor tube for the camera.

They screw on the camera but you canít see through the lens and the camera automatically turns itself off.

Anyone know what the problem is please?
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Old Mar 4, 2017, 1:24 PM   #2
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Does the camera work otherwise? My first guess would be the battery is weak, but if all other functions are working, it is likely something else.
I have an acquaintance with one of these cameras, which I have used only once, so I don't know a lot about them. Does the adapter tube screw into the end of the lens, or go around it and screw into the body of the camera? If the latter, there may be a switch which tells the camera the adapter is present. Could be dirty, and need to be blown out with canned air or contact cleaner.
If the adapter screws into the end of the lens itself, the added weight may be stalling the zoom motor and shutting down the camera.

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