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My photos from my canon A95 have a pinkish purple cast to them. any ideas?


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This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:
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My photos from my canon A95 have a pinkish purple cast to them. any ideas?


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