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How to overcome Grainy photos on some in door shots with my Canon A710
\015 My Canon Powershot A710 often produces grainy photos when lighting is not perfect. I use the auto scene function. Does anyone else have this problem and know how to overcome it?\015
The reason for this is that the auto scene function chooses which ISO (light sensitivity) is needed to have a fast enough shutter speed to capture a still image (instead of a ghosted image). There is no way to change this. You can switch modes to P and specify the ISO you want to use (100-200 will give you a clear, non-grainy image, 400+ will be grainy). To capture a still image in low light with a low ISO, you need to use a tripod. Hope this helps.
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