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Over exposed pictures when taken outside

\015 I have a Canon Powershot A470 Digital Camera and when I take pictures outside, it comes out white, like it is over exposed. Any ideas on how to fix it?\015

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Taking indoors pictures makes no problem, but when I take pictures outside or outdoor specially during daytime the taken picture some kind of over brightness or like exposed it turns everything bright


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Over exposed pictures when taken outside


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Picture white pictures taken inside are great, but when picture taken outside the picture takes white. When looking at picture before you take it it is fine, but after picture is taken you got to look at pic to see how it turns out it is white.


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Over exposure My camera was working great until about 2 months ago when I tried taking pictures outside and they were over exposed. I checked my settings and they were normal ( always keep it on automatic); however, I even changed them yet my pictures outside or inside (in bright light) are all over exposed. What could be the cause of this problem? Thanks!


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My Lumix DMC-LZ6 has started giving a blue hue to all pictures taken outside. The images taken inside are fine, but almost all that are taken outside have Smurfland-like lighting. I haven't seen anyone else with this problem...hope someone can advise!


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PICTURE QUALITY Why is it that when I used the camera outside or in a n open space the picture that is produce is to bright? it is alright on video- I cant get the correct color on photos taken outside - indoor pictures are fine?


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I was taking pictures outside on a cold day and the camera froze - after warming it up I was able to take more pictures but I thought I lost all the previous ones. I subsequently took about 50 pictures and a message appeared indicating the memory was full(strange?) so I downloaded the pictures to my computer and after download the 50 or so pictures, the camera showed the previous pictures I had taken and I downloaded these and erased the card - I was wondering now if I take pictures whether it i


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When taking pictures outside the camera over exposes. Could i have pressed a button that would cause this to happen? when taking pictures indoors the camera takes awsome photos still, but when we go outside they are terrible!!!


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Some things to try:\0121. Go into the menu and find "reset" to return to factory default settings.\0122. Check the ISO setting....you may have it set too high for outdoor pictures.\0123. Check the "exposure compensation"...it should be at "0". ... Casio Exilim EX-S500 Digital Camera

My outdoor pictures are white why? I used my camara outside taking picutes without the flash at night last week and now my pictures are white when I take pictures during the day light. This has never happened before. Yes there is snow but I have always been able to take pictures in the winter sunlight. Pictures taken inside are alright.


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Bright pictures I have had my Sony Cyber Shot (DSC-S650) for about 6 mo. I have tried all different settings for the flash but almost all of my pictures come out with the person very white and bright. The pictures are fine if taken outside in natural light but anything other than that and my pictures are very white and bright. I have even tried to turn the flash all the way down on the manual setting. This is the third Sony Cybershot camera that I have owned and have never needed to change any o


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When taking pictures outside the view screen after picture taken appears as a bright burst of white light. Inside picture appear fine. Any ideas?


Let me see if i understand. if you llok at the screen it looks ok, but after you take the picture it will record only a white bright image.....\015\012\015\012in some cases you can easily fix this by goining into your camera option and re ... Nikon COOLPIX L4 Digital Camera

My camera takes good pictures when taken inside, but when I take pictures outside the pictures come out white, why is this?


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Shots taken outside have vertical lines running through the pictures.


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Elas,\015\012How do you want me to help you. A cracked screen is a cracked screen. And you say that it does not help you take pics. Well. you are already doing the next best thing, ie, using the eyepiece. If you feel that is cumbersom then have the s ... Canon PowerShot A590 IS Digital Camera

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Dark photos I am a new Nikon user and have the D80. This is way more camera than I will ever need. I can not take pictures without them being dark not even in the auto mode. This is inside or outside I have two lenses and have switched them and it's still dark. I was able to change the exposer to get them lighter but would think you could take pictures in auto that would be fine.


\015\012Be sure camera is set to the Green auto, not the A (A= aperture priority)\015\012Be sure your white balance is on auto.\015\012Be sure your EV is set to 0\015\ ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera

Canon 870 when taking pictures outside they look fine in the lcd screen prior to shot then after shot taken a bright light appears almost whiting out the whole picture


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The pictures are too light, when taken outside. Inside they are quite good, but sometimes, if it is too much light inside, I get again too light pictures


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