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When exiting my kayak with my wonderful cannon powershot

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when exiting my kayak with my wonderful cannon powershot xs50hs, I slipped. I forgot to put my pried possession in the waterproof bag. someone told me to put it in ziplocbag with rice. it is starting to make the sound it usually makes and thwe lens will come out A LIYYLE. please please PLEASE HELP ME. I use my camera everyday. Brenda
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.
Hello Brenda,
I am Pete, and I'll be happy to assist with your question today.
If putting the camera in a ziplock bag with rice for 48 hours has not helped t fully dry it out, then it will need to be taken to a camera repair shop or returned to Canon for repair.

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