Having problems with your Canon PowerShot SX100 IS Digital Camera ?

My canon powershot SX100 IS has image stabilizer, but apparently I'm not using it properly. All my pics, even stand still pics, turn out blurred. What am I doing wrong? My sons graduation pics were ruined, because you can't tell who's in them. I have the stabilizer turned on. I even use a tripod. I'm to the point where I'm thinking of selling it. Help!


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Image stabilizer (IS) will help you stabilize your shaky hand when photographing static object in dim light environment. When photographing moving things such as humans, camera IS will not and cannot not freeze them unless you use high shutter speed. If your camera allows high ISO and manual shutter speed setting, experiment indoors with it. Just remember, high shutter speed freezes motion and IS can only steady your shaky hand for so long. Tripod can only steady your camera not the subject if the subject is a human being.
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