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Hi! I actually have 2 canon Powershot SD1300 IS. One is only 1 month old. They both worked when I initially received them. Now they appear to be focusing, but pictures are coming out 99% blurry (out of focus). Am I doing something wrong? Is there a way to fix this?


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Make sure that you have not left the camera in Macro mode. This is a special extreme close-up mode offered by some cameras, and it does not allow autofocus on objects at normal distances. The icon for Macro mode is a little flower.
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