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Humidity Issues Hi! This past week I went on a cruise to Cozumel and Progresso, Mexico. At both locations, once at the pier and once on the ship, the outer and inner lense would fog over and stay like that for 5-15 minutes. The only way I could clear it would be to place the camera in front of a fan (which would "dry" it faster) or fan it with a piece of paper (which took forever - don't really know if this even helped). I have never had this problem before and have owned 3 different Canon cameras. I wouldn't have written and asked for tech support except when we were in Cozumel and I was fanning it another gentleman came up to me with the exact same camera and the same problem. I was wondering if there is a problem with the sealing of the lenses, if there has been a recall, or if this is just a problem that I'll have to live with. Last year I took the Canon A60 to Cozumel, Grand Caymans, and Ocho Rios and had no problems like this. I would appreciate any feedback. Thanks! Jennifer

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Canon has recalls from time to time for things like this. The best way to find out is to get a hold of their tech support at:

http://www.usa.canon.com/home

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