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Cannon PowerShot 75 seems appears to not focus in manual mode. Viewfinder is purple and very blurred. Photo playback works fine. Everything mechanical on the camera seems to be OK.

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  • hube814 May 22, 2009

    Ops... in re-reading my post it SHOULD have said the camera appears to not focus in the AUTO mode. What we see in the viewfinder screen is a very blurry purplish image..nothing is recognizable. It just looks to me as if the auto focus isn't working. Sorry for the initial wrong report.

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The flash exposure compensation feature varies, depending on what mode you're in. Normally, it works exactly like regular exposure compensation. In manual mode, you can adjust the flash power in three steps: 1/3, 2/3 or full strength. If you've got an external flash attached, you'll have a wider range of control: 1/16 to full strength in 1/3 steps.
The photo effect feature lets you quickly adjust the color and sharpness of a photo. For even more control, you can use the custom effect feature to manually adjust the contrast, sharpness, and saturation. Each of these three options has a low, normal, and high setting. You can use photo effects in any mode, including movie mode.

or you can go to this manual
www.dcresource.com/reviews/canon/powershot_g5-review/


hope this will help

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  • Rohit  Asthana
    Rohit Asthana May 22, 2009

    Try your camera settings black and white or sepia take them off.Or just reset all your settings

    leave lens off, put in dust free area.
    it may 'come back' after a few days of being open.
    moisture can cause malfunctions. is sensor clean a liquid? or air?
    air can be driven by a propellant which can cause problems.
    try removing battery if it does not come back, or maybe before.
    good luck, otherwise, time for service'
    may be the problem is the unit ccd ,you need the send to canon is free the repair okay ,only call


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