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Sony DSC-W40 takes horrible pictures

\015 I have had a W40 for nearly three years now. It started off taking fantastic shots but now maybe 1 in 5 are even usable. All others are horribly blurry no matter what mode I try. \015

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Sony DSC-W40 takes horrible pictures


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