Quote Originally Posted by Worker 11811 View Post
I always ask the same question when somebody hands me a camera as I ask when somebody hands me a gun.

Is it loaded?

Then, regardless of the answer, you should treat it as if it is loaded until you, yourself, have verified otherwise.
Good answer! I would look at it, but never consider actuelly moving anything unless given permission. Of course you can open the chamber of a gun to look and the light won't hurt anything.