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Cracking Open Fuji's FinePix Z1 Digital Camera

Shutter Plunger

This rubberized switch activates the digital camera's electronic shutter when depressed. The black cap sat just underneath the camera's shutter button and plugged in to the main system board at its opposite end.

Photos by Erik Eckel for © TechRepublic


Erik Eckel owns and operates two technology companies. As a managing partner with Louisville Geek, he works daily as an IT consultant to assist small businesses in overcoming technology challenges and maximizing IT investments. He is also president o...

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