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The image on the screen of my camera looks like melting

When i turn it on, the image on the screen of my camera will start to melt and it won't go back to the normal image.. why is it like this? what can i do.. pls help me..

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CCD failure u have to contact the canon they might repair it free of charge as it is a manufacturing defect

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