Having problems with your Canon PowerShot 600 Digital Camera ?
Circular Spots There are circular spots on some of my images. What causes this?
When shooting with flash in a location where there are many suspended particles, such as in a dusty area or on a snowy day, the image may contain white circles as shown in the picture below.\015\012Why does this happen?\015\012\015\012If the flash fires when a suspended particle floats right in front of the lens, the reflection of the flash from the particle appears more intensely than that of the subject, as the particle is much closer to the lens than the subject.\015\012\015\012Therefore, the reflection of the flash turns out in the image and causes an effect such as that shown in the sample image above.\015\012\015\012The closer the lens and strobe are located, allowing suspended particles to be exposed to more light, the more frequently this effect can occur.\015\012\015\012How can I avoid this effect?\015\012\015\012Ideally, it is best to shoot in locations where there are very few suspended particles. If not, you can use following method to prevent this effect.\015\012\015\012a) Avoid using flash by lighting the area as much as possible.\015\012\015\012b) If your camera has a zoom function, shoot at a wide angle.\015\012\015\012c) If you can attach an external flash, use the external flash to distance the flash from the lens.
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Circular Spots There are circular spots on some of my images. What causes this?
When shooting with flash in a location where there are many suspended particles, such as in a dusty area or on a snowy day, the image may contain white circles as shown in the picture below.\015\012Why does this happen?\015\012\015\012If the flash fi ... Canon PowerShot 600 Digital Camera
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Dark circular spot on Ricoh R6 screen and images
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White spots on images
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Black spots I am getting black spot in my still and video images. I can see the spots in the LCD screen when I am shooting video. They also show up in still images, especially in lighter areas. Very annoying.
Possible moisture and or contaminants in lens assy .More likely the lens would have to be replaced. These lenses are not servicable try alamo camera service .com ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W100 Digital Camera
Spots on Rebel XT image
Dust is something that will need to be addressed. Get a Visual Dust brush and learn how to use it.\015\012\015\012You can help reduce dust by 1) changing lenses with the camera body facing down and 2) turning off your camera when changing lenses. ... Canon Digital Rebel XT / EOS 350D Body only Digital Camera
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Hi, the flash card card-eject lever spring is broken and wont eject the card. u have to manually push the card in place and pull the card out. the lever stays up until u shut the card slot door.once the card is in place the camera can read the card if images already exist. but...it will not record an image and shows up as blank on the screen after the shutter takes the image? is this the cause of the broken eject lever. thanks.
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Spots and artifacts on uploaded image
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Spots on photos that are consistant and reoccurring. They are not caused by the lens...regardless of lens the spots appear on the photo. I think they may be on the sensor. How do you clean it?
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When shooting indoors with my 300d (base rebel digital),I have been encountering some light metering problems.I use the 430ex as an external flash. While shooting a subject in front of an external light source-(window, etc.), no matter how small of the frame area include the outside light source, the cameras light meter will invaribly expose the entire image based on the outside ambient light, causing the image to be grossly underexposed. Do you have an explanation/solution for this aggrivating
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Spots I have faint spots on my printed images, how do i do a thorough clean of mirrors and lenses, Is there a web page with instructions.
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You're seeing the blown-out highlights. Press up/down on the multiselector to select a view you like. ... Nikon D50 (Exclusive Package) Digital Camera
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I am not sure whether this feedback will work for me or not but still I must say that I am totally dissatisfy with canon DSLR camera and it?s service that is available in Kolkata. 16 months ago I bought a canon EOS 1000D (SN. 730203665) camera. Two months ago I found a problem that, the images I took, a black spot was coming on the top of all the images. I went to the local canon service center in Kolkata they advised that the sensor needs to be cleaned and I handover the camera to them for c
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