Having problems with your Olympus SP-500 UZ Digital Camera ?

Dropped camera in freshwater for about 2 minutes. Drained it, cleaned it, works fine now. But...My question is, will it collect rust and eventually stop working or will I be fine to take it to Canada next week?

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I would suggest putting the camera inside a plastic bag, along with a few of those silicone packets, you know the kind of small sachels usually found in bottles of tablets etc. Or you can get them from your chemist. Seal the plastic bag up, and any moisture in the camera should be drawn out by the silcone. Do this ASAP though. Cheers Scott, Townsville, Australia.
Hi there.
If the camera is working fine then i see no reason why you can't take it Canada next week, just store the camera in a warm dry space for a few days so that the components can dry out properly.

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