Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera ?

Canon powershot a95 picture comes out like this http://i50.tinypic.com/152onl3.jpg video works fine.. i just try every setting possible and no success thanks

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This is either a "stuck shutter" or "CCD image sensor failure". If the latter, Canon will fix for free (more details later). First you need to check if it's a stuck shutter problem.\015\012
\015\012\015\012To confirm a stuck shutter, put the camera in any mode other than "Auto", and turn the flash OFF (you don't want to blind yourself for the next step). Next look down the lens and take a picture. You should see a tiny flicker in the center of the lens as the shutter opens and closes. If no movement is seen, then you likely have a stuck shutter. If so, please see this link for further info and a simple fix that may help.\015\012
\015\012If movement is seen, then it's likely a failed CCD, for free worldwide, and may also include free shipping both ways (free shipping varies with countries). This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check this link for more info.\015\012
\015\012Applicable cameras include:\015\012A40, A60, A70, A75, A80, A85, A95, A300, A310, S1 IS, S60, S200, S230, S330, S400, S410, S500, SD100, SD110, IXUS V2/V3/300/400/430/500/II/IIs, IXY Digital 200a/300a/320/400/450/500/30/30a \015\012

It is bad LCD panel or CCD Sensor. Play the saved Video's or images and see, if you are getting the same kind of image. If Yes, then you have Bad LCD Panel. You need to get it repaired. But, to be really Honest, Repair would not make any sense as the new camera would be around the same price what you would spend on repair.

If You could see the Saved images very well, then this is CCD sensor Malfunction. This is a Common issue with Canon. There were so many recalls. Repair would not be a wise option. You need to give a Call to Canon to see, if this is under Recall or under Warranty. If yes, get it replaced unless buy a new one.

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