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Blurry Pics My Fuji A500 had a focus error- I fixed that. Now all the pictures are blurry. I haven't had this camera for a year and it seems to be a waste of money. Help me!!

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How did you fix focus error?

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I have a similar problem try keeping the camera still at shooting a picture

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