Got 43 seconds? Here's how to sanitize your camera and printing kit

Got 43 seconds? Here's how to sanitize your camera and printing kit
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With the COVID-19 crisis showing no sign of abating, it's more important than ever to keep all your equipment safe and sanitized. So Canon has just released a quick, helpful guide to on how to sanitize your camera and printer setup.

Whether you're the only one using your kit or you're sharing it with your family or household, it's crucial to keep everything that you handle clean and sanitized – especially since your camera comes up and makes direct contact with your face, as well as your eye area. 

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.