Video Cameras forum

General discussion

Green images!

by allanvw / July 15, 2010 9:01 PM PDT

Camera - Sony PD170p
Hi I have suddenly started getting images that are just green in colour. This shows up whether or not there is a tape in the camera or if I upload to final cut pro. I have gone through the manual and looked at all the menus but cannot restore it.
Any ideas please

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: Green images!
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: Green images!
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
(NT) Have it repaired.
by Kees Bakker / July 15, 2010 9:06 PM PDT
In reply to: Green images!
Collapse -
Sony's Green image
by windracerfilmco / July 18, 2010 10:15 AM PDT
In reply to: Green images!

This is a common problem with this and other similar Sony cameras - motherboard or something. I had mine repaired at no cost. Contact Sony repair and they will direct you.

Popular Forums
icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

Does BMW or Volvo do it best?

Pint-size luxury and funky style

Shopping for a new car this weekend? See how the BMW X2 stacks up against the Volvo XC40 in our side-by-side comparison.