Having problems with your Canon PowerShot S410 / IXUS 430 Digital Camera ?

Pink areas. I'm a professional photographer and recently my wonderful old workhorse - a 1DS Mk 1 - started giving OCCASIONAL pink highlights.  Canon Australia Advised me that I needed a new chip at an astronomical cost. So I replaced my 1DS with a new 5D mK2. Less than 3 months old and OCCASIONALLY I get odd areas ( always in the higher exposure area ) of excessive pink! Shows up as soon as the image shows up on the screen. Canon Australia is trying to infer the fault is with the Sigma le


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Not entirely, The optics of the camera combines with the lens in certain lights will alter the hue of some colors. Like a sound of almost equal tone cancelling out similar frequency sound. You have heard of Tinnitus ( ringing in the ears) when you apply a tone close to that frequencdy it cancels the sound Silence!
Similar things can happen through a lens... the refractory curve is slightly different to the mirror and so colors can distort. Power shot is not a top professional camera it is more point and shoot so does not come with the ability to set different kelvin settings (Itemperature) to compensate for this problem. Hope that helps you somewhat
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