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Canon S2 IS Uneven Focus

I have a Canon S2 IS that is approx. 2 yrs old. In every photograph, the lower right quarter of the image is blurry and out of focus.

I printed a simple grid on paper, placed the camera on a tripod and then photographed the grid at various zoom levels. All photos showed the same problem, regardless of zoom level.

I should note, I tried all photos with auto-focus on. An example of the images taken can be seen here:

http://www.morrowreunion.com/images/canon/focus_grid1.jpg (1.8 Megs)
http://www.morrowreunion.com/images/canon/focus_grid2.jpg (1.9 Megs)
http://www.morrowreunion.com/images/canon/focus_grid3.jpg (2.3 Megs)

Is there anything I can do to try to correct this problem, or will it be necessary to send the camera back to Canon & face an expensive repair charge?

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  • art_dodger Jan 13, 2008

    Oh - I should also note - The lens is perfectly clean...

  • ehutson Jun 18, 2008

    I have the same problem, only mine is on the left side. My lens is also clean. Don't have a solution yet.

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I have the same problem, only on the left side of the screen. No solution yet.

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