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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

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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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