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05-20-2015, 11:06 AM   #1
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Issues loading film

I am having issues loading the film into my Pentax Spotmatic, the lever to wind the film in won't cock back at all when I try winding the film in the camera. Also the release button at the bottom of the body won't unpress. This is my first time actually having the camera and I did the normal thing of messing with buttons and such and am hoping I didn't mess anything up.

05-20-2015, 01:01 PM   #2
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Is the shutter cocked? Can you see through the viewfinder?
05-20-2015, 02:44 PM   #3
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The button on the bottom should pop back out when you cock the shutter. If it doesn't then that's probably the source of the problem.

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