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Digital pictures have a red/pink tinge on the borders

As usual one fine day my canon A80 stopped behaving normal. I have started getting a reddish pink tinge on the top frame of most of the pictures. I have no idea what is the cause. I tried cleaning the lens externally. I tried using with the red eye/with out the red eye.. all combinations. Is this a common issue? Any help is appreciated thnx in adv paritosh

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  • Paritosh Mhaisekar Jun 06, 2007

    Thanks guys. I have noticed one thing that my video clips are showing all neat and clean. its only on the pics i am having the issue. Shouldnt the CCD or processor have same behavior ?
    I ll check with a technician in any case. Its a 3 yr old camera, so no more warranty left..
    cheers
    paritosh

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That is a known issue for some models of Canon digicam. Canon tech support will fix it for free regardless of its warranty status. The circuitry have cold solder or some wires got disconnected due to exposure to high temperature during operation or storage.

Posted on Jun 06, 2007

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This is in all probabilty a CCD or processor fault A repair shop jub- unless you have some warranty left Try the Canon Tech support team first though.

Posted on Jun 03, 2007

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