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Color/hue I get pink color / hue when i shoot in daylight and the picture is absolutely unclear but the problem resolves in night / indoors. can it be white balance problem ? doesn't seem to be, as even after correcting AWB ,  it doesn't work.

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Re: color/hue

I see this everyday. The problem is faulty CCD sensor ( see enclosed pic ). You are lucky because Canon will replace the sensor free of charge so contact your agent.79c5c87.jpg

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Re: color/hue

As mentioned, this sounds like it might be a defective CCD imager. If so, Canon should fix this for you for free, including free shipping both ways. This is regardless of your cameras warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:
Applicable cameras include:
A40, A60, A70, A75, A80, A85, A95, A300, A310, S1 IS, S60, S200, S230, S330, S400, S410, S500, SD100, SD110

Posted on Nov 16, 2007

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