Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S3 IS Digital Camera ?

Too much brightness on recorded picture

\015 When I take picture ( even on normal daylight) result is: Too much bightness. All functions works propertly, but result is...poor. I have this Canon S3is camera more than 2 years and I was very satisfied, but now...Have You some advice for me, please. PS.Sorry for my poor English, I am from Serbia:)Thank You Bane radulovic\015

Answers :

Try in reset the camera to factory settings.
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\015\012If still you have the same problem, then the iris mechanism is not working properly.
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\015\012This means that you will need a qualified repair service to check into your camera, and have it repaired.
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\015\012Bets regards,
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