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Distorted images on LCD and memory card

Distorted images both those displayed on LCD and saved to memory card...best described as "pink and melted"...any suggestions

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Hi!
Yes, it's a CCD problem - a well known problem with the A95. You should contact Canon - they used to offer a free replacement of CCDs for these cameras.

Tom

Posted on Sep 27, 2009

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SOURCE: Image issues

Your camera may be subject to a recall by Canon. Take a look at: http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&fcategoryid=225&modelid=13390&keycode=2112&id=29819 That page includes contact information.

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There is no way except to replace the ccd.Advised to consult with a authorised service centre.

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SOURCE: LCD screen & viewfinder are being distorted

Failing CCD- if less than a year old return to vendor. If more than a year old contact Canon This may be eligible for free replacement- due to a faulty batch of chips that were in circulation used my many makers,

Posted on Oct 02, 2007

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SOURCE: my pictures and the lcd

Hi,
Camera symptoms shows bad CCD Imager in camera and this part needs to be replaced.
Sony has announced free of cost repair scheme for such problem in DSC-T1 models. Please click Sony Support for details.
Thank you.

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The video function does not use the shutter. Lines on photo's or over exposure is due to the shutter not closing completely over the lens when you take a picture.
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Apparently the vendor-supplied CCD image sensor used in this Canon digital camera may cause the following malfunction: When the product is used in recording or playback mode, the LCD screen and/or electronic viewfinder may exhibit either a distorted image or no image at all.

To determine if the CCD (image sensor) is working properly, follow these steps:

1. Insert a memory card with known good images on it into the camera.

2. Power the camera on to the Playback mode.

3. Press the DISPLAY (DISP) button to enable the LCD panel, and observe
the LCD.

a. If the images are displayed properly, please proceed to step
four.

b. If the images are not displayed, or a "NO IMAGES" message
appears, please ensure that the memory card contains known good images.

c. If the card contains known good images, and the issue persists
with a second memory card, the camera will require service.

4. Switch the camera to the Camera mode. You may use any shooting mode
(i.e. Auto, Manual).

5. Press the DISPLAY (DISP) button to enable the LCD panel.

6. Point the camera at a well-lit scene and observe the LCD and/or
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and/or viewfinder, the CCD is operating properly. If the LCD and/or
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Effective immediately, and regardless of warranty status, Canon will
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If you hear the hard drive spinning and you think Windows is working but you can't see an image then :-
You could have a defective screen - a defective inverter or a CCFL lamp or simply the video cable needs reseating. After reseating the video cable and the problem is still there then :-
To determine if you have a LCD screen or video card problem, read this and follow the instructions.

Defective CCFL backlight, it may have the following symptom:

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Dim image and/or dark display on the laptop's LCD screen indicates a faulty LCD backlight and it could be the inverter that supplies high voltage to the CCFL lamp or it is the CCLF lamp is nearly burnt out or burnt out, most likely this is the case.
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