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High color alteration on video capture on Sony DCR-HC42

Hello: I took my mini DV Sony DCR-HC42 video camera to the highlands of Bolivia (8000 ft) and then to te lowerlands (Amazon region) with relatively high humidity. Afterwards I noticed a high color alteration on video capture after just a couple of days there. Then I took the video camara to Bogota C9colombia) at an altitude of (5000 ft) and for a couple of minutes the color definition came back to normal. Can you suggest me what could be wrong with the camara and if it requires major repairs? Cordially, William

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Re: high color alteration on video capture on Sony...

Your right it have to repair now cause the ccd image sensor is malfunctioning already...go to the service center for replacing the sensor...

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