Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera ?
Canon S2 is washed out pictures
\015 Hi,I also had the dreaded black screen and after following the 15" trick elsewhere on this site, it started to work fine, only for indoors pictures ! Now, whenever I click pictures outdoor in sunlight, its completely white. I don't understand whats the problem. I spoke to Canon customer service and they said that I should send it in I'm quite clueless as to whats going on with this. Please help ! I even reset the camera but to no avail.. :(\015
Just when I thought my camera was fixed I started experiencing the same problem with my S2 IS. Don't know if it is any help to finding the solution but the camera works fine outdoors when used in video mode.
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