Having problems with your Panasonic DMC-TZ5 Digital Camera ?

I think some dust or sand has gotten in the zoom,

\015 I think some dust or sand has gotten in the zoom of my Lumix camera, and it will not open to take pictures. I have been careful to always keep the camera in its case , but I was in the desert and there was a dust storm. How can I fix this? Should I open the camera and use compressed air or something?\015

Answers :

RIGHT !! before taking it to the camera shop , try some COMPRESSED AIR , NOTHING ELSE YOU CAN DO . THANKS AJ
Compressed air is your best bet, but very tricky to take all apart. have you tried using a hover with some sort of small paint brush and direct all the vacume into the areas wher eyou think the sand is. might work best of luck
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