Introduction

In this guide, the user will be instructed in removing the special feature of this camera, the close up lens.

Tools

No tools required.

Parts

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Image 1/3: Next, angle the flash assembly slightly upward and pry off the connections carefully. Image 2/3: Be careful not to damage the ribbon cable. This is essential to the operation of the flash. Image 3/3: Be careful not to damage the ribbon cable. This is essential to the operation of the flash.
  • Begin by opening the top of the camera (flash assembly) to a slight angle.

  • Next, angle the flash assembly slightly upward and pry off the connections carefully.

  • Be careful not to damage the ribbon cable. This is essential to the operation of the flash.

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  • Slide the action button, on the bottom of the camera, to open the bottom.

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Image 1/3: Pull off the face plate. Image 2/3: Pull off the face plate. Image 3/3: Pull off the face plate.
  • Insert the blue plastic opening tool between the rear case and the plastic tabs directly under the shelf, and pry it loose.

  • Pull off the face plate.

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  • Pry off the slider (the light gray piece) by slipping it out from beneath the tabs (their location is indicated by the two red circles).

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Image 1/3: You'll know if you were successful if you can fully remove the face plate. Image 2/3: You'll know if you were successful if you can fully remove the face plate. Image 3/3: You'll know if you were successful if you can fully remove the face plate.
  • Pry off the face plate at the locations shown by using a rigid prying tool (either tweezers or the blue plastic opening tool). These spaces can be very tight.

  • You'll know if you were successful if you can fully remove the face plate.

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Image 1/2: Gently loosen and remove the spring. Image 2/2: Gently loosen and remove the spring.
  • Use tweezers to lift the ring of the spring off of the hook it is attached to.

  • Gently loosen and remove the spring.

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  • Slide the CloseUp lens piece all the way to the left. It should separate without any resistance.

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  • Make sure the last plastic piece is set all the way to the right. Using the blue plastic tool, pry it loose. It should easily pop out.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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Which model is the "precious" one?

Dan Brown - Reply

anyone know where i can buy the close up lens?

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