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So you just turned on your nice digital camera and the lens is stuck shut. If you're lucky, there is just a grain of sand or dirt stuck in the lens. ...
Tools: Scotch Tape. Tear off a piece of scotch tape about three inches long.
Fold the tape as shown so that the middle section is stuck to itself.
Stick the folded piece of tape firmly to the closed lens. If the tape hangs past the edge of the lens, refold. Press the power button on your camera....
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