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My pictures are coming out blurry, after a year of good quality.

I mostly point and shoot, using the face finder, but lately the picture quality has been blurry. I don't think I have changed any settings, but perhaps I did. What settings do you recommend for people like me?
Does the focus sometimes deteriorate over time? Should I take it to a repair shop?

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Check that the lens and other elements on the front of the camera are free from dust and grime.  The focus mechanism is not functioning properly and may need to be serviced.

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