Having problems with your Kodak EasyShare P850 Digital Camera ?
When I try to use the timer for a family photo the pic is blurry.
\015 It's not blurry when I take a "normal" pic. I was messing with the settings and may have changed something...what could I have done?\015\012thanks\015
Hi check if there is a setting called macro or maybe on your camea there is a symbol that looks like a flower that is for taking close up photos if that is on then your photos will be blurry if this works can you let me know thanks
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When I try to use the timer for a family photo the pic is blurry.
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