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The Canon PowerShot SX280 HS is a 12 mega-pixel pocket point-and-shoot camera with super-zoom with a 20x optical range and built-in Wifi and GPS.

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lens will not close when powered down

my son walked into someone and now the lens will not close when powered down. how can this be fixed

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sherri126 , Fully charge the battery and try on/off several times while slapping/bumping the bottom of the camera, remove battery for a couple minutes and reinstall to see if it resets. If this does not work, because of the intricate/small delicate gears that control the lens to function may be jammed, it should be looked at by a good camera repair Tech. Have a good camera repair shop have a look, diagnose and estimate repair. Good luck.

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Strangely I slapped the bottom twice and now it seems to be fine...thanks

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