Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD800 IS / IXUS 850 IS Digital Camera ?
I have butter inside the lens ( long story ) can I clean it myself and how?
Sorry, but if the butter is inside the lens, you can't get at it and still get the lens properly aligned again.
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I have butter inside the lens ( long story ) can I clean it myself and how?
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