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Zoom and Shutter not working..

I just returned from visiting Niagra Falls. The camera was working fine till then and I clicked some awesome pictures, some of them in the spray. However a few hours later, the shutter refused to work. I dried it using a hand drier. But it still refuses to work. The zoon and the shutter both refuse to work. Any suggestions on how I can rectify the problem? Thanks in advance.

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Re: Zoom and Shutter not working..

Well you probably wont, but try this find a suiutable zip shut poly bag and place in it a a quantity of uncooked rice or salk wrapped in a cloth tied in a knot.-or some silica gel sachets if you can find them. Take the batteries and card out leave the chambers open- and put the whole lot in a warm dry place for a couple of days.The ides is to draw out moisture. But going back to my original comment - moisture is death to digicams especially if there are operated in those conditions with out suitable protection.

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