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Distorted color on image

Just recently my camera started having problems with color distortion. Much of the image has serious color distortion. This distortion shows up on the LCD viewer and also when I review the image on the camera and my hard drive after uploading. My wife used the camera before and could have changed some settings by accident. Any ideas what it might be?

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    Tom Johnson Mar 20, 2007


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    I have exactly the same problem, did you remedy it?




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You might have "color filter" settings. Turn the digital filters off. Here is what manual at p72 says. "You can take pictures using digital filters. The filters consist of color filters such as red, blue and green, a soft filter that produces a fuzzy effect. Color filters Eight colors, black-and-white, sepia, red, pink, violet, blue, green and yellow, are provided for the color filters. When you select a color filter in the Digital Filter mode, the display on the LCD monitor is filtered with the selected color, and the pictures are taken in that color."

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