Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD780 IS / IXUS 100 IS Digital Camera ?

Travelling in Nicaragua in a very humid climate the display is not working, depending on the light circumstances there still is very limited image visible.


Answers :

These camera's aren't designed for humid conditions and can be damaged. Some models are very fussy and won't even turn on if they detect humidity inside the case.

Try drying it out in a low humidity environment such as an air conditioned car or a hotel room and also have a fan blowing on it for a few hours. if not available then try sunlight in a breezy area on a dry day, but don't wait too long to dry it out.
Also don't heat it at all.
A small vacuum chamber such as used in some industries can dry it out very fast but can be hard to arrange.

Get a waterproof camera such as a Canon D10 or a waterproof case for yours for these extreme conditions.
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