Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera ?
Taking a move
\015 Having problems taking a movie still\015
It may just be the speed of your card or something related to that. I'm assuming your pressing the shutter button as your taking the movie and it's just not snapping the picture. I'm assuming also that the shutter button actually works to begin with
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Moving objects Has there been a common fault detected with the EOS 1D Mark III with regard to taking pictures of moving objects?
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