Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS Digital Camera ?
Camera will not take clear photos
\015 The lens makes a noise when in comes out or goes back in. The camera will not take a clear picture. the camera will not focus and takes very blurry pictures.\015
As you have noted the lens is the root cause of this noise problem. I really believe there is grit in the lens gear thats preventing it from zooming or re-tracing. As for the blurring this can happen due to shutter lag.. a notorious problem in some of the powershot models. Either ways your camera needs service by an authorized professional. I would not advise you to try and clean the lens gear yourself as it can very easily get messed up and it would significantly rise the cost of the repair.
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