Having problems with your Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX12 Digital Camera ?

Pictures are distorted when downloaded and viewed

\015 Hi there,I have a lumic dmc-fx12 camera but when my pictures are distorted/disfigured when I downloaded and viewed these to any of my laptops. Some of the pics are fine, and they are ALL fine if I view them directly from the camera or connect this to my dvd player via usb.Some pics are even fine onece I open them but not the second time. I have used various photo softwares and reimaged my laptops but no luck. I used a 2gb card instead of a 4gb sdhc and still no luck. Any ideas?\015

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Im attending high school and we just got new mac computers with PH3 on them, when we fix the photos or even view them with out opening them in Photoshop they are goin to look distorted... We asked our teacher if theres anything we can do and she said no... sorry
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Pictures are distorted when downloaded and viewed


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