Having problems with your Digital Cameras ?

We have a canon digital ixus 60 camera, I dropped it on the pavement and ever since, it takes photos that appear over exposed (very white) yet the video works perfectly still.

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There are 2 possibilities,
If you know how to open and fit camera, then open it, remove and reinsert flexible ribbon wires (mostly 2) in main board.
If problem still exist, most likely aperture in Lens Mechanism is misaligned / stuck and Complete Lens Assembly need to be replaced. This would cost you much.
Good Luck.
How are your settings? Try to restore them to defaults see how it looks, the pictures could possibly be corrected on a computer but it debends whatkind of results you are getting. lets start with the settings and if you could send us a sample picture. You can add a picture on this page, you just first need to make it small enought, or upload on some free photohosting service / email it to me at
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