Check your camera:

comprehensive diagnostic service
of the photographic equipment

Full diagnostic service will enable you to find out about the technical condition of your equipment. This Service is also recommended before selling or purchasing the equipment.

After the full diagnostic service you will be informed about the technical condition of your camera, how to improve its functionality, and whether the equipment you are buying is worth its price.

Full diagnostic service will show how the camera was used and whether it has undergone any unauthorised service repairs. Detailed examination may also indicate if equipment had any major mechanical damages. Service "Check your Camera" is currently available for all Canon EOS as well as DSLR and SLT Sony digital cameras.


 
If you would like the equipment to be repaired by a certain date, please send us e-mail: info@e-csi.pl or use our contact form.
Services available for Canon cameras

Functionality of the mechanical components

General assessment of the equipment's technical condition based on a visual diagnostic, including checking the performance of camera's functions.

Checking the error log

Information including the errors logged in the camera's memory which occurred when using the device.

Checking shutter actuations

Information regarding the usage of the shutter including recommendation to replace the shutter in case of a high number of shutter actuations.

Checking the position of the image sensor and its mechanical condition

Information about the position of the image sensor in relation to the camera. Considerable biases in its position can indicate mechanical faults or earlier unauthorised repairs. During the mechanical assessment we will check for any burns on he image sensor (resulting from long exposures to the Sun or lasers) and for scratches on the surface of its filter.

Checking functionality and position of the light meter

Information regarding possible camera damage and unauthorised repairs. Incorrect position of the light meter results in inaccurate exposure and lack of its repeatability.

Checking shutter speed

Information regarding the condition of the shutter unit and its timing accuracy. The test aims to check the actual time of the shutter speed.

Checking camera's buttons, housing and operating components

Checking the condition of the housing, veneer, focusing screen, controls (knobs, buttons etc.)

Checking firmware version on the camera

Checking and advising on how to download the latest version of firmware.

Checking the AF sensor

Checking the AF sensor includes assessing the functionality of the AF system and cleanliness of the AF sensor. It does not include checking the compatibility of the AF point with Customer's lenses (BF, FF).



This service applies to all Canon EOS digital cameras and it costs PLN 149.00 gross.
 
The turnaround time for this Service is 1 day. If you would like to arrange for the same-day service, please contact us to confirm the arrangements.


Services available for Sony cameras

Functionality of the mechanical components

General assessment of the equipment's technical condition based on a visual diagnostic, including checking the performance of camera's functions.

Checking the error log

Information including the errors logged in the camera's memory which occurred when using the device.

Checking shutter actuations

Information regarding the usage of the shutter including recommendation to replace the shutter in case of a high number of shutter actuations.

Checking the position of the image sensor and its mechanical condition

Information about the position of the image sensor in relation to the camera. Considerable biases in its position can indicate mechanical faults or earlier unauthorised repairs. During the mechanical assessment we will check for any burns on he image sensor (resulting from long exposures to the Sun or lasers) and for scratches on the surface of its filter.

Image stabilization test

The test is carried out by linking the camera to a diagnostic programme. The purpose of the test is to check the correct functionality of the actuators (vertical/horizontal) and position sensors. Any irregularities will indicate damage to the image stabilization system.

Checking shutter speed

Information regarding the condition of the shutter unit and its timing accuracy. The test aims to check the actual time of the shutter speed.

Checking camera's buttons, housing and operating components

Checking the condition of the housing, veneer, focusing screen, controls (knobs, buttons etc.).

Checking firmware version on the camera

Checking and advising on how to download the latest version of the firmware.

Checking the AF sensor

Checking the AF sensor includes assessing the functionality of the AF system and cleanliness of the AF sensor. It does not include checking the compatibility of the AF point with Customer's lenses (BF, FF).



This service applies to all DSLR and SLT Sony digital cameras and it costs PLN 149.00 gross.
 
The turnaround time for this Service is 1 day. If you would like to arrange for the same-day service, please contact us to confirm the arrangements.


Sservices available for Canon lenses

The functioning of mechanical components

General check of the technical condition of the equipment through visual inspection. Checking the correctness of operation of the mechanical components.

Image stabilization system check

A test is carried out to verify whether the IS system works correctly, which consists in testing the maximum tilt of the IS system and its smoothness of operation.

Optic system check

The service is performed on a specialist projector equipped with a template appropriate for a given producer, which serves to test and adjust the optic system. The device allows to perform analysis of centricity and resolution of the lens. Additionally, cleanliness of the optic system is also checked.

Checking the correct operation of the AF motor

The test examines the operation of the AF motor, its smoothness, speed, and whether the motor operates at its full capacity (from the minimum to infinity).

Checking the correct operation of the aperture

General check of the condition of the aperture, tests of smoothness of operation depending on the focal length (for zoom lenses), and checking the correctness of communication with the camera.

Software check (if applicable)

Depending on the lens model, it is possible to update the internal software in order to improve its operation.



The service is available for all Canon digital lenses and it costs PLN 69.00 gross.
 
The turnaround time for this Service is 1 day. If you would like to arrange for the same-day service, please contact us to confirm the arrangements.


If you would like to deliver us a damaged equipment, please choose:

Submit request
Register damaged equipment

If you want to extend the warranty period using ROS programme, please choose:

Extended Service Care Plan
Extend your device warranty period