Sometime between yesterday and the day before, the Lumix took ill. No damage-inducing activity. No excess cold. It was just sitting on a shelf.
I’m sure the manufacturer would never believe us, though.
The Guru checked the internet, and other people report similar event-free damage.
Perhaps still amped up from replacing the hard drive in my Mac last year, I think he’s pondering fixing this, based on info he found, yes, on the internet.
Yes, the camera takes pictures just fine. The playback’s what’s compromised (the screen).
Pretty isn’t it?