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Canon XH Series HDV Camcorders
Canon XH G1S / G1 (with SDI), Canon XH A1S / A1 (without SDI).

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Old March 30th, 2009, 05:41 PM   #1
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Cleaning The Lens

Ok, this may sound like a stupid question, but what is the best way to wipe off dust and remove fingerprints off the lens? I read that microfiber clothes works pretty well.
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Old March 30th, 2009, 08:13 PM   #2
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Most everyone uses the lens cleaning cloths now, with lens cleaner, instead of lens tissue. It's also a good idea to brush the dust off first with one of those soft lens brushes with blower bulb.
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Old March 30th, 2009, 09:15 PM   #3
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This was discussed at length in this thread:
http://www.dvinfo.net/conf/canon-xh-...xha1-lens.html
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Old April 5th, 2009, 03:30 PM   #4
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I'm not sure if you have them in the US of A, but i use a "LensPen". Theses are the greatest since sliced bread! Have a look LENSPEN is The superior Camera lens cleaning system for all fine optics, rifle scopes, camcorder and camera viewer screens, binoculars

i would highly recommend it

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