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    I'm doing laundry, taking pictures for Week in the Life and I hear a *SPLOOSH* as I grab some clothes out of the bedroom. Somehow, the camera fell INTO the washer (it apparently turned itself off).

    I've got the battery out, and the pictures came off the card with no issues (both were dry, THANK GOD). I'e got it sitting in rice.

    I feel like I'm going to puke, though. I love this camera! I've only had it since January! I've NEVER killed something this fast.

    So, if you're a prayers person, keep my lovely A3400 in your prayers and thoughts. She's been a good girl, and she doesn't deserve to go out like this!!



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    Oh, no, hope it dries out ok! Keep in rice several days before even thinking about turning it back on. Regarding killing something so fast, I once killed a vacuum cleaner the first day we had it (ran over the cord and chewed it up), LOL!

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    Oh Nooooo! Best of luck on your camera. I would feel sick too.

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    Goodness, Cathy! I don't feel so bad now about killing it so early. Thus far, I don't think it's completely dead. There's only a small portion of rice that's wet. The battery and mem card section had just a few drops. I'm worried about the lens now.


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    YIKES, Sarah!! Good luck to your camera, hope she pulls through!

    I kill plants all the time! Maybe not the same day, but the next day, sooo NOT a green thumb!

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    , Em!
    My husband jokes that I have a "black thumb". No matter what I do, I kill all the plants!


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    Oh my Sarah!
    A rice camera. Hope it comes through!


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    I think it's safe to say it's gone :'(
    It's turning on, no issues. Saves pictures. No issues.
    But there's no picture. Meaning the picture is BLACK :'( The lens is gone. It's not the LCD, because that's working with no issues.


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    oh Sarah!!

    Is it insured? At least you were able to get the latest pictures off...

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    Even insurance/warranty on it wouldn't cover water damage.


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