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Old 04-15-2010, 01:18 PM   #1
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Back story: on my travel throughout Europe I carried a digital camera with me that also took video. in order to do this there was a switch on top of my camera that flipped back and forth from still to video. well as I would take my camera out the switch would get stuck on my pants pocket and flip it from still to video. Needless to say I got a lot of unintentional video shots. So I have compiled them here for your enjoyment.

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hmmm can't tell if the last post has the link or another video that I was going to post.....
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Hahhaha... You could totally hear the frustration in your voice each time you realized the switch was flipped.

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I cracked up at the video! I am so glad my new camera has a separate button for recording completely independent of the setting wheel.

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Hahhaha... You could totally hear the frustration in your voice each time you realized the switch was flipped.

Funny clip. Thanks !
Yes it is a lot bette with sound. though I'm glad it happened now and I'm glad I didn't delete all of them.

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My new camera does now, though I find myself never using.....
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Haha that's an awesome video, thanks so much for making me crack up!! (Had to muffle my laughter at work though, whoops! )
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