Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera ?

Distorted image Viewing through viewfinder I see a very distorted image: blurry, condensed, colors not true.

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Distorted image Viewing through viewfinder I see a very distorted image: blurry, condensed, colors not true.

This might helpYour lens may need adjusting. This info may help . Other People solved problem. Lots of Info on this link. \015\012\015\012http://www.fixya.com/support/t102982-e_18_problem ... Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera

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See this link. ... Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera

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This sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:\015\ ... Canon PowerShot S1 IS Digital Camera

Images thru view finder are blurry

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Faulty CCD ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W70 Digital Camera

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Canon will fix this camera if it is in the list of ccd defect. Contact canon.com for the Americas, or where you are. Call Service on the web page with the 800 number.http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&am ... Canon PowerShot A80 Digital Camera

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Distorted image The image I see through the viewer is distorted(vertical lines). Also if I take a picture that comes up the same, all vertical lines? The picture looks good in the viewfinder but the actual picture is distorted---many horizontal lines thru the picture and the exposure is very very light. I have tried cleaning the lens with an "air duster: but has not helped. Any suggestions?

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Distorted image The image I see through the viewer is distorted(vertical lines). Also if I take a picture that comes up the same, all vertical lines?

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