Having problems with your Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3 Digital Camera ?
Blurred photos, wrong colours, out of focus & shadows around heads
\015 \015\012Could it be the SD card which is 150X, Turbo 2GB A Data?\015\012It's actually a TZ5.\015
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