Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

Hello there, i have a tm700 from panasonic and it seems like the camcorder has some focus or depth of field issues, it always been working good until last week when i turned it on everything is out of focus, i tried geting focus back with auto focusand tried it with focus ring but it just seems impossible. only things that are focus are the things about an inch from the lense and i can get it focused if i zoom in a little... its odd because nothing really hapenned to the camera that could have


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Inside the lens assembly, the focusing ring is controlled by electromagnets with feedback from the microprocessor and CCD sensor. Many things can effect the focusing circuit, but the most likely things would be any dirt, dust, or lint obstructing the ring, or a loose ribbon connector from the electromagnets to the main control board. You can try to spray some compressed air into the lens assembly in the hopes of freeing it up. Otherwise, the unit will have to be opened up and the connector reseated, or whatever is wrong. You can take the unit to a local repair facility,or contact Panasonic Support on the web for an estimate.
\015\012Good luck, and hope this helps.
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