Having problems with your Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera ?
Blured zoom shots due to low light
\015 Hi, I have a canon 350d and bought a sigma 170-500mm lens for sport action shots. my shots can be blured when the light is dim even when iso is 1600 or on sport mode. i have used a tripod but little improvement, am I missing somthing when setting camera up for shoting. cheers, Charles.\015
Hi Charles A/f works on contrast it 500mm f6.9 even at 1600 iso it willl\015\012make no diffrerents if it to dark it will not lock on
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
Blured zoom shots due to low light
Hi Charles A/f works on contrast it 500mm f6.9 even at 1600 iso it willl\015\012make no diffrerents if it to dark it will not lock on ... Canon Rebel XT / EOS 350D Digital Camera
Night and low-light specialty/experimental photography
Hello, thanks for the compliments!First, yes, the Digital Rebel series of cameras (my first DSLR was the first Digital Rebel, the 300D model) have a small sensor than a "full frame" sensor, which results in a "multiplicationfactor" or "cr ... Canon EOS Rebel XSi Digital Camera
MY CAMERA (CANON 1000D) TAKES BEAUTIFUL DAYTIME PHOTO'S BUT CAN'T SEEM TO FOCUS ON A SUBJECT IN LOW LIGHT & AS A RESULT WONT TAKE THE SHOT. WHAT DO I HAVE TO DO TO TAKE LOW LIGHT / NIGHT TIME SHOTS ? THANKS IN ADVANCE, LLOYD.
Focusing in low light can be difficult for the autofocus system and sometimes you will need to use the manual focus, you can select the magnified image and see if that helps\012\012\012See the online manual - page98 refers to how to magnify the ... Canon Rebel XS / Eos 1000D Digital Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f& EF 75-300mm f Lens
Focusing Problems I just bought the Canon 20d. I shot a wedding with it two weeks ago, and really liked how it performed in low light. However, I noticed a lot of my photos from the low lit reception came back out of focus. (The outdoor ceremony shots were fine). I noticed 3 issues with the images: 1-The main subject, which often was dead center and took up 1/2 to 2/3 of the frame, was often NOT in focus. Rather, the camera selected some point way off to one side or off in the distance som
* Get AF off the shutter release and onto the * button using the custom function.\015\012\015\012* Use the center focus point only. Force yourself to pick what you want in focus, AF, then recompose and shoot, a habit far more effective than computer ... Canon EOS-20D Digital Camera with 17-85mm Lens
Sony DSC-TX1. Using intelligent auto-shoot mode, indoor shots with flash in higher to lower-contrast light, zooming for closer shots, I am getting blurred focus to faint double images. Doesn't happen consistently; some shots okay, but a too many are not.
Hi,\015\012While shooting with the Intelligent Auto mode, make sure that the following conditions are met:\015\012The shortest shooting distance is approximately 8 cm (3 1/4 inches) (1 cm (13/32 inches ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-S60 Digital Camera
I cannot take a good photo with the Sony DSC T90. It is becoming very frustrating as I have lost shots time and time again of irreplaceable moments. Every single shot taken in low light comes out blurry flash or not. Every shot in daylight comes out washed out. Please help
... Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T90 Digital Camera
I have a Nikon D2Xs with a 2.8 17-55 lens. I cannot get clarity and sharpness for football games on the field and/or cheerleading in the gym and on the football field. My daughter is a high school cheerleader and getting these low light shots are an issue. I have friends that have much cheaper cameras getting powerful and clear shots with their much cheaper cameras. I also have a SB 800 speedlight, which I am not getting good results from. Can anyone give me line by line instructions on how to m
Depending on how far away you are from the action, the flash is most probably not strong enough to be effective...in fact, it's probably making your camera underexpose every shot. Turn off the flash and turn up the ISO to 400 or even 800. ... Digital Cameras
We have a Canon Power Shot A570 IS, purchased October 30, 2007. We have purchased new AA-size NiMH batteries for it but the problem remains. Whenever you turn it on it shows "Batteries Low" and shuts itself off. You might be able to take 1 or 2 pictures before the batteries low light comes on. I understand that lithium batteries will not work in this camera. Please advise. Thanks, Eileen
Alkaline are the only batteries to use in digital cameras such as yours. If you still get the same results with either or batteries the capacitor is giving out in the circuitry. The cost to repair this camera outweighs the cost of a new camera ... Digital Cameras
Moire patterns A few months ago I decided to 'wet my toe' with digital photography and I bought very cheap Mustek GSmart Mini 2 digicam. As you might expect with a $60 camera the image quality is a bit limited due to the fixed focus lens, low resolution (1.3MP) and poor low light performance. Anyway, now that I can see the advantages of digital photography I'm planning on buying a decent camera e.g. Canon S230 to overcome the problems of the Mustek. One problem that the mustek has
The moire pattern is most likely due to poor lens resolution and a resolution that conflicts with the close pattern of the house design. By lowering the resolution. you are making the receptors "bigger" so they dont pick up the smallest details. if ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-H1 Digital Camera
Blue photos Can anyone tell me some reasons why some outdoor shots I took of snow/trees, etc. might look blueish? I took some pictures at sundown that came out fine, and ones I took about 10 minutes later look blue. I don't recall changing any settings. I also took similar shots at the same time with another digital camera and those looked fine. Is this something that's common in low light with a lot of white background? (Or is this a "user problem?")
Snow pictures tend to be blue due to the blue spectrum being scattered and reflected from the snow (similar to why the sky is blue). Plus just after sunset, you're going to get a cooler color temperature (blue cast).\015\012\015\012However, instead o ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ10 Digital Camera
When taking photos from a low light area to a strong light area. I have problems with over exposed shots(When on Auto)How can I solve this problem
Do you have the ISO setting high for the low light shots? If so, lower it for the normal shots. ... Digital Cameras
Have a nikon zoom 8 mega pixel digital camera A coolpix 8400 we have attached a wide angle lens 'wide converter wc-e75x We are an estate agency and take pictures of rooms, often into the light / with the bay window in the centre. We have recently bought a Nikon speedlight sb-600 to brighten the pictures. This seemed to work for a while, but nw all the pictures are VERY dark whichever setting we use. 1. What setting should we be using for internal shots af large reception roomks on dull
... Nikon Digital Cameras
Blurry pictures I've got the Sony W1 and most of the pictures I've taken came out blurry, especially the ones that were shot in low light. Any sugestions?
There is a well documented problem with the W1 (and its brother, the P100).\015\012If you are shooting in good light, you will have no problem.\015\012\015\012If you are shooting in low light or flash, you will encounter various degrees of blurred ph ... Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-W1 Digital Camera
How to use the Olympus 18-180mm f/3.5-6.3 ED Zuiko Digital Zoom Lens in low light.
The 510 seems to have trouble auto-focusing in low light. Manual focus works if there is enough light for your eyes. ... Olympus EVOLT E-510 Body Only Digital Camera
My wife has a nikon d70 with a quantary 28-200 zoom lens. F2.8-F5.6. It takes great picutres during the day. At low light and nightime the longer range pictures will not stay in focus. She set the focus and when she releases the shutter the lens automatically moves back and forth. Only happens at night.
The camera is unable to focus properly in low light at long focal lengths. You might have to throw some light on the subject with a flashlight until the camera locks in the focus or resort to focussing manually. ... Nikon D70s Digital Camera
I will be using my PowerShot SC1200IS in below zero weather and taking many shots in very low light conditions. Any advice or suggestions would be of great help. Thank you.
First of all, good luck. I hope your camera functions at that temperature...most won't. If it does, after your shooting session, I would place the camera in a cooler like the type you put cans of pop into. This will prevent condensation on the lens a ... Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS / Digital IXUS 95 IS Digital Camera
Grainy Pictures I take pictures of hockey games- due to the low lighting and the speed of the game they come out blury and grainy. I have tried the custom white balance, no help. Also I went from 800 ISO down to 400 with not much difference. Any Help? Thanks, Chisel
I have an earlier version of this camera: a minolta dimage 7. While your camera is better(later) than mine beyond ISO 100 these cameras tend to be noisy. The only solution is to asscpt the noise since hou will need a high ISO in order to ... Konica Minolta DiMAGE A2 Digital Camera
I have a S1000. I cannot seem to get clear pictures with the zoom or with indoor lighting. I have tried all the settings to see which one is best but it will show a clear picture on camara but when downloaded to the computer it is blured and the color is awful.
Hey missy lu,\015\012 There are a few reasons your images are coming out like this. I would first make sure the iso is not set to high or on auto (a good choice is 200), and directions on how to do this are on page 2 ... Digital Cameras
Grains coming in Low light pictures & zoom in LCD pic.heasy
... Sony A100 Digital SLR & 18-70 Lens Kit Digital Camera
Goto take a pic, no flash wanted. Touch the button and the lense retracts and the camera powers off. Using tripod for low light shots.
Be sure you have new, fully powered batteries and see if this happens. Some "new" batteries still do not have enough power to do the job. Even one bad battery out of 4 can derail your efforts. ... Canon PowerShot S2 IS Digital Camera
Focus There is one problem that I have with this camera - Auto Focus in low lighting and it has really limited manual focus. Outdoors this camera is outstanding, I haven't found any pitfalls outdoors yet. 10x optical zoom plus 2.5" LCD WOW. Although the LCD is littly choppy, but I don't care about that, pictures turn out really gooood. Anyways back to Auto Focus problem. Do any of you have the same problem? Or this is my ability problem? That limited manual focus really bugs me! I'd like to hear
I have similar problem. So I use manual focus (1m,3m,inf) & move camera for finest pix. On AF, the adjustment seem to go past sharpest image point but settles on a fuzzier setting. Is there any place that can make a repair? ... Toshiba PDR-M700 Digital Camera
Dropped camera I've got a whole set of issues with my Finepix camera. I accidentally dropped it and since then my camera has exhibited some strange problems. Sometimes when trying to zoom in, the power will instantly die. It drains batteries too quickly and will not focus correctly when taking indoor shots under incandescent lighting. Heeelp! sincerely, Clumsy....
Time for service. this is not going to fix itself.may not be worth service.consider replacement after xmas sales.if you need a camera for xmas, then there are online sales now.also, consider canon digital slr. you can grow int ... Fuji FinePix 2800 Zoom Digital Camera
Turn on camera and screen lights up with an image that seems permanent. Can't get into the menue or anything else. The zoom and picture taking button work but the viewing screen will not change from what looks like an image burned into the viewing screen. I can hear all the normal functions but no change occurs on the screen when trying the differnt options for the camera. Please help. My camera is Power Shot SD400 Digital ElPH. Sincerely
Hi,Please replace the battery to solve this issue. ... Canon Digital Cameras
My videos have purple banding when i shot in low light how can i reduce this
... BenQ DC C630 Digital Camera
Olympus Camedia 450 Zoom digital Camera has just started to keep showing card full after a couple of shots. The cards are 64Mb and are OK as I have checked them  on the PC with a disk/card program. I have also formated them both in the camera and also the PC under a FAT 16 basis. The two lights [red/green] also flash sometimes so changed batteries just to make sure that was not the problem. Any suggestions other than scrapping it? Cheers Peter
... Olympus Digital Cameras