Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera ?
Too much light in pictures
\015 My camera had the problem of Black images before and I got it fixed with the solution provided here (The Iris problem)But now my camera is giving trouble with Outdoor pictures where it is giving too much light making pictures totally white. I tried with all possible modes and reducing the exposure but didn't help. Indoor pictures are OK but not great as earlier. The movie mode works well, the videos are as fine as before. Just the problem with the outdoor light.Could you please help me out.thanks in advance.\015
Nikonian2, I've also tried this. Does not work for me either. Thank you..
Chack the white ballance and the EV +/- setting if possible set white balance to auto and EV to 0 (zero) or adjust the iso setting
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