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Autofocus on panasonic DMC-TZ3 fault. rarely autofocuses, tried in all modes and with all settings. Additionally, quality of images taken is very poor - even when it 'thinks' it has focussed.


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  • Try using the auto intelligent mode on the camera.
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  • Ensure that it is not in 'Macro' mode.
    This is used to take close ups (3-10cm in range)
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  • Ensure the lens element is clean.
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