Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-P8 Digital Camera ?
My camera got wet!!
\015 I'm embarrast to say, about a month ago my family and I went to Sea World and we were at the manna ray exhibit where you can pet them. I was so excited that when I was petting them my camera case went into the water and I took it out immediately. Took the battery out ect... but, when we returned to our hotel it wouldn't work. I just thought my camera was history. Is there anything I can do?? I love this camera. :(\015
If water did get into the camera then your going to have many issues\015\012and since it might have been saltwater, your camera is probably\015\012history. Don't forget to save the memory card.
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