Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A460 Digital Camera ?

Whitewash and horizontal lines - Lets in too much light

\015 HiI've got a Canon Powershot A460 which have been excellent during these 18 months since I bought it. However, I now have problems with it. It seems it lets in too much light and everything becomes whitewashed with accompanying horizontal lines. Is the camera on its last leg or what?\015

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I have the same problem with mine though it has been great for the past 2 years...
\015\012I once read that every camera has a lifetime...
\015\012Let's hope someone can help us here.
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Whitewash and horizontal lines - Lets in too much light

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