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I have a penyax k-50 camera. I am downstairs trying to take

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I have a penyax k-50 camera. I am downstairs trying to take pictures and the shutter speed is very slow and takes dark pictures.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.
Hi there,It may be that the aperture actuator is malfunctioning, or the camera has a sticking iris.Check the aperture lever and actuator - make sure they function properly. If the iris is partially closed then something is amiss, and the camera will require a repair.