Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera ?

Canon Power Shot A75 purple blobs

\015 My Canon Power Shot A75 has intermittent times of purple blobs that I see on the view finder and the picture has them on it as well. Turning the camera off and on doesn't seem to help. It just goes away when it wants to.\015

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Hey thereSuzy, I have just had the same problem. Kindly a solution was offered by icecubefairy via Fixya. I have the exact same camera
I had been to the following website during the course of waiting for a reply from fixya. http://www.imaging-resource.com/badccds.html
I have called Canon Camera Repairs & Imaging Services in Sydney direct.The phone number is on the Canon website to head office anyway and they patch ya through. They offer to fix the problem which is with your CCD chip inside the camera for free. Don't ask what the ccd chip is lol but it sounds impressive:) Sure hope this helps and this site is magic. Nice to know that people out there will help a novice like me:)
Cheers
Bill:)
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