Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD100 / IXUS II Digital Camera ?
Focusing Difficulties Sometimes the camera can't get a good focus on some objects. Whats can I do?
1. Typical problem subjects for autofocus\015\0121) Very low-contrast subjects\015\012\015\0122) Overlapping nearby and distant objects\015\012\015\0123) Very bright subjects in the center\015\012\015\0124) Subjects moving very fast\015\012\015\0125) Subjects through glass\015\012\015\012Focus on an object that is at the same distance as the desired subject, apply Focus Lock, and then recompose the picture. Or set the lens focus mode switch to
(or ), and focus manually.\015\012(Manual focus is only possible with cameras providing this feature.)\015\012\015\012\015\0122. Attempting to take pictures out of the camera's shooting distance:\015\012When taking pictures out of the camera's shooting distance, the subject will be out of focus.\015\012\015\012The shooting distance differs from each camera model. Please check the specifications of your camera in the instruction manual to determine the shooting distance.
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Focusing Difficulties Sometimes the camera can't get a good focus on some objects. Whats can I do?
1. Typical problem subjects for autofocus\015\0121) Very low-contrast subjects\015\012\015\0122) Overlapping nearby and distant objects\015\012\015\0123) Very bright subjects in the center\015\012\015\0124) Subjects moving very fast\015\012\015\0125) ... Canon PowerShot SD100 / IXUS II Digital Camera
Blurry Images Hi, I have a coolpix 5700 and sometimes when I take pictures with it and later go look at them on the camera's display they start out blurry and then "snap" into focus. However, when I later load them on my computer, they remain blurry. I can't find anything in the manual describing this phenomenan but it really annoys me because the pictures look so good on the camera, but I can't get that quality on my print outs or monitor display. Does anyone know anything about this? I'd like
The camera display is a two-stage progressive display. The image is roughed out, then the interleaving lines are filled in. This has no effect on the image itself, just the monitor display.\015\012\015\012Apart from the media, digital photography is ... Nikon Coolpix 5700 Digital Camera
Olympus SP-550 UZ won't focus properly most of the time. Focus point should be infinity since my subjects are seascapes, sunsets and clouds. I've tried all 3 AF focus modes but none work consistently. I can get it to focus sometimes if point the camera at the ocean first. I've even tried manual focus but it won't focus to infinity. This camera is practically new, has never been dropped. Is this a known problem with this camera? Is it a settings problem (I've reset the camera to factory settings
... Olympus SP-550 UZ Digital Camera
No focus It does not get focused on object. Looks like there is something on lenses inside the camera because when I do wide zoom directed on white paper there are few gray dots visible on the picture. I tried to open it but did not get to the lenses. Is it posible to open it with some instruction from you. Minolta does not support digital cameras anymore and there is not local repair stores. I like it but can not use. Thank you in advance
Get Sony to repair it; they bought the dig.cam. division from Konica-Minolta. ... Konica Minolta DiMAGE X60 Digital Camera
Camera takes photos without actually "focusing" on the object. Seems their is no "prefocus" with the button. As soon as you touch the focus button, the camera automatically takes the photo. When the camera was working correctly, you'd push the focus button half way down and then it would do it's job. Now it just takes the shot if you barely even touch the button. Not good...........
\015\012keep on pressing the focus button,then switch it on and try to focus\015\012or change the battery ... Nikon Coolpix 8800 Digital Camera
Overexposure, Underexposure I have had my camera (Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ1) camera for 2 years. Over the past year I have had difficulty with underexposure and overexposure mostly when taking pictures indoors, even with the exposure set to normal (0). I can take a picture of my kids, one of them will be overexposed, the next one underexpsoeed, and if I am lucky, I might get a good one every now and then. Is this fixable? Help! I have two small children and taking good pictures of them is importan
Try this:\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\01212-29-2007, 10:17 AM \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012epuronen ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ1 Digital Camera
Camera won't take picture. I hold down the button, it focuses on object, orange light telling me flash is ready is lit and nothing happens. Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't. Is it the memory card? Batteries? or defective camera? It worked fine for the first year and before I got this one I had a similar powershot that did the same thing after a while of owning it.
Here are some simple things to try first for a camera that won't take a picture when the shutter button is pressed, or ... Canon PowerShot A710 IS Digital Camera
My M1063 camera does not focus, even in timer mode and using a tripod the photos are out of focus. I get good pictures only in close-up mode. Is there anything wrong with my camera?
It sounds as if your camera is in close-up mode, where it only focuses on close-up objects. Try putting it into one of the other modes. What happens then? ... Kodak EASYSHARE M1063 Digital Camera
I have a Nikon D200 camera. It's now 2 years old and I'm having difficulty with the auto focus. The camera focuses but it comes in and out and I have to depress the shutter several times to get it clear. What do I need to do to remedy this. Thanks a bunch
The auto focus works on the basis of contrast. If you aim your chosen auto focus square at an item that fills that square with only one color or shade of color light a blank wall or a solid blue sky the camera can't focus because it is trying to co ... Nikon D200 Body Only Digital Camera
Help please I'm having difficulty with my camera; it continues to tell me my batteries are exhausted but I know they're good. I can't get the screen to come on and I also get a message about no images marked for transfer. I have my usb cable in and that is the only time my camera will come on. can you help
With my camera I have the choice of using AA batteries (which last for about half an hour of use) but I almost always plug in a rechargeable battery pack instead. The AA batteries inside the camera are apparently disabled while the cable from the ext ... Nikon COOLPIX L4 Digital Camera
Hello there, i have a tm700 from panasonic and it seems like the camcorder has some focus or depth of field issues, it always been working good until last week when i turned it on everything is out of focus, i tried geting focus back with auto focusand tried it with focus ring but it just seems impossible. only things that are focus are the things about an inch from the lense and i can get it focused if i zoom in a little... its odd because nothing really hapenned to the camera that could have
Inside the lens assembly, the focusing ring is controlled by electromagnets with feedback from the microprocessor and CCD sensor. Many things can effect the focusing circuit, but the most likely things would be any dirt, dust, or lint obstructing t ... Digital Cameras
I have a Power Shot S3IS (purchased 11/30/06). When I turn the camera on, I LCD monitor and view finder remain dark. By tinkering with switches I can sometimes get them to work....often for only a few seconds...can the camera be repaired....is the warranty still good...(the camera was purchased at Costco. Need help. Thanks.
If you have the Costco warranty, I would get the unit serviced to repair the problem. Costco's warranty policy is excellent, and you could ultimately even get a replacement unit.It does sound like a hardware fault of some kind, so it wou ... Digital Cameras
Problems with kodak v1073 focusing, my camera tries to focus on an object and you can hear it focusing, but it is a 50/50 chance of getting a clear pic.
\015\012\015\012E-mail your question to Kodak at:\015\012http://www.kodak.com/global/en/service/contactKodak/email/consumerDigital_contact.jhtml?pq-path=13452 ... Kodak EasyShare V1073 Digital Camera
Back focus My D300 looked like it was focusing behind the subject. I set up 8 objects on the lawn, each one 3 feet behind the other. I mounted my camera on a tripod, selected a shallow depth of field, and shot each object. I found that at close range, my camera focused fine. The farther away the object, the more the camera focused behind the object. I returned the camera to Nikon for repair under warrantee. They made some adjustments. The focus has definitely improved, but I don't think it is qu
That's not likely to be the camera but the lens. You can actually set a focussing pre-set for each lens you use on the D300. See your manual for more info. ... Nikon D300 Digital Camera
Flash I there a way i can program the camera to take perfect pics without manually adjusting flash. All i need is to shoot at the object and get a clear pics. With this minolta i have to test several shots while adjusting the flash to appropriate exposures before I get a good pic.
What's perfect to you may not be perfect to someone else, That is why this pro grade camera offers so much in the way of adjustments. One doesn't often GET the perfect picture. More often, one must CREATE the perfect picture.. \015\012\01 ... Konica Minolta Maxxum 7D / Dynax 7D Digital Camera
I can't get my camera to automatically focus on upclose objects. It always used to work but it now doesn't. A small frame used to come on the screen to give me a chance to auto focus without the zoom.
Try locating the macro button which looks like a small flower. When you press that the camera will focus on close up obejects (usually <1-2 ft). ... Canon PowerShot A560 Digital Camera
Good Morning I went hiking in broad daylight this past weekend and the autofocus would not work. I have a Canon 40D with a TAmron 18-270. I used av, tv, p, m and auto and I could not autofocus the camera. All I could do is to switch to manual focus to get it to work. When the lens was set to AF all you could is hear is it racking back and forth tying to focus. VERY FRUSTRATING.. Any ideas of what it may be or a setting I might have set accidentally. Any help is appreciated. Bob
Did you set a strange auto-focus point? ... Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera
[email protected] husband bought me a draper telescope stock no 45801, so far i have been unable to use it as am having difficulty focusing on objects, can get them in the finderscope, but unable to see them in the eyepiece, have followed all instructions in handbook, but no results, would like to get on with my new hobby as mars is supposed to be very close to the earth in the next few days, hope you can sort out what we are doing wrong, all lens covers are removed,
You need to focus on a distant object here on earth to align the finderscope with the telescope. Once alignment has been locked in, you should have no trouble at night. ... Draper Digital Cameras
Bought this camera in 2004. Has given me many good years of service. But for the last few months, I have not been able to use it. When I turn it on (with good batteries), it stays on for a minute, then shuts down......saying that the batteries are depleted. Sometimes I can get 2 photos before it shuts down.
Switch over to 2500 mAh rechargeable batteries and you will see a difference.Digital cameras with zoom lens need more power than what can be supplied by ordinary batteries.Bring\015\012along spare batteries if you are shootin ... Pentax Optio S40 Digital Camera
Sony DSC-S600 Sorrry! What happens is this:- Turn camera on,Cybershot screen opens up with musical jingle then it will say "Access" then another screen opens up saying "Turn power off and on again". Sometimes you don't get the "Access" and it will go straight into the "Power off and on again" screen. Tried this - no good. Changed batteries for fully charged brand new 2700mAh NIMH - 1.2V Uniross - still no good ! Any advice would be appreciated. Regards
If you have a memory card in the camera, take it out before turning the camera on ... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S600 Digital Camera
I have JVC Everio GZ-MG155 and until recently I was pretty happy with this camera. Few days back, I accidentally dropped it and now camera lense are stuck at one place (in zoom). Lense are not able to focus as well. I bought it from costco around 2 and half year ago and it is now beyond warranty time. I do not want to scrap it as I like it and it has good analog input functionality (which I use to convert VHS(analog) videos to digital videos). Is there any way I can fix it on my own or get
Hi,This has to be taken care by a Technician as this is a tricky Fix.If you could tell me your Location, i could try to Find, if some reputed shop that might charge you less amount.Let me know, so that we could proceed. ... Digital Cameras
Poor focus I am using the Nikon d80 with a Sigma 24-70 mm lens. I am not satisfied with the crispness of the photos. I have tried shutter speeds of 1/500 and higher, using a tripod, and using shutter delay to get better clarity and sharp focus, but none has worked. The quality is not as good as my 2 meg Sony! Is this to be expected from the 10 meg cameras? thanks! [email protected]
Are you using a DX lens. Do you know if you have the camera's auto focus set to AF (auto focus) or M (manual)? There are many things that effect the focus and as an added note, any shots over 1/60 shutter speed in normal light should be in focus wi ... Nikon D80 Digital Camera with 18-135mm Lens
Battery Thank you!! How much time do normal re-charchable batteries should last? It seems in my camera they last very little. Also, please..., How can I get the camera to focus well' the photos taken aren't good.
Well the batteries charchable should last about 2 hours. What u mean about focus while taken the pictures? ... HP Photosmart 435 Digital Camera
How do i get good pictures when taking it during the night and able to focus the camera to get the real nature color of the drak
You'll have to use a tripod to get good shots at night, because in order to get a lot of colors in your photo, you will have to set it for long exposure times. Good luck, and have fun! ... Nikon Digital Cameras
Blurry pictures I've had this camera for almost a year and everytime I want good pictures (vacation, birthdays, xmas) I'm disappointed with the quality of my pictures. So many of my pictures turn out blurry. And sometimes they'll look fine when reviewing on the camera, but when downloaded to my computer, the quality is poor. Some people say they keep their's on the auto setting, I find I need to keep mine on the nighttime setting to get decent pictures. Any sugggestions with settings, etc to hel
Try turning of the stabilizer if you have one it will be in the settings menu ... Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera