What does shutter mean on a camera?

Answer Shutter is the device on the camera that allows light onto the film or the digital camera's picture.A camera shutter allows light to pass to the film or optical sensor for a specific length of time... Read More »

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What does the shutter do in the camera?

AnswerExposes the film or digital sensor to light projected from the lens of your camera for a given duration. This can be anywhere from 1/4000 seconds to 30 seconds, depending on your camera.

What is a camera shutter?

A camera shutter allows light to pass through the lens to the film plane/digital sensor for a specific period of time. Where the shutter is located and how long it can remain open will vary with di... Read More »

What does a shutter do in a camera?

controls the amount of light reaching the film/sensor-from nearly dark to the Sahara at midday, so the picture is viewable.

Does anyone know how I can fix the shutter of my Samsung camera?

Samsung camera? WHICH MODEL?Anyway...... I will have a guess that is a little P&S camera, in which case it is highly unlikely that repairing it is an economical options.Chances are it makes more se... Read More »