Question about Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Pink/purple melting effect

When I take the first 1 or pics of the day/event, the pics comes out with a pinkish haze. Usually it it also makes a pink/purplish melting effect on half of the picture. It looks like whatever I'm taking a picture of is in an pinkish ice cave or something..

It prints out that way also.

Please help.

Thanks!

Posted by on

  • Anonymous May 10, 2008

    pink and purple melting effect

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Canon Master
  • 4,738 Answers

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 camera's warranty status. Please check the following two links for more info:

http://camerarepair.blogspot.com/2007/11/canon-digital-cameras-showing-black.html

http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=PgComSmModDisplayAct&fcategoryid=225&modelid=13390&keycode=2112&id=29819

Applicable cameras include:
A40, A60, A70, A75, A80, A85, A95, A300, A310, S1 IS, S60, S200, S230, S330, S400, S410, S500, SD100, SD110, IXUS V2/300/400/430/500, IXY Digital 200a/300a/400/450/500

Posted on Mar 27, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Why am I getting a pink or purple haze when taking picture white or blue sky background.


1. Check the WB (White Balance) setting of the camera. Default is AUTO.

2. In certain environments it can be necessary to set the WB to another value.

Sep 18, 2010 | Olympus SP800UZ Digital Camera

1 Answer

Picture color is pinkish and out of focus


there might be a problem with ur monitor.

Step 1 - check these pics on sumone else's comp or open sum other jpegs just to check

Step 2 - If the pics are fine on sum other comp then ur monitor needs attention

Otherwise

use Adobe photoshop

adjustments ----> color balance to get rid of pink tint

(

Apr 05, 2010 | Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Camera takes pictures with pinkish sheets layers,sometimes melted


Melted shadowed and blurred pinkish pictures are symptom of defective CCD sensor.

The CCD sensor is the devices that captures light to generate picture. In your camera this part is faulty and must be replaced.

Sep 07, 2009 | Canon PowerShot S500 IXUS 500 Digital...

1 Answer

Purple/pink haze on a samsung tv


is it a tube or flat screen? if tube could be sign tube is going bad- can try to degauss it- if its a panel does the picture look cartoony? we call it solarization- may be a problem with settings in the service mode- may need new main board

Aug 19, 2009 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

When printing pictures, they are discolored


You are running low on your color ink cartridge. It cannot mix the primary colors right anymore and the color images start getting a pink-purple tinge to them. Get a new set of cartidges and install them and this should fix the problem fine. Hope this helps.

Mar 26, 2009 | Kodak EASYSHARE 5100 All-In-One Printer

1 Answer

Powershot A75 with pink/blue streaks


I have similar problem.highlights overexposed,with streaks of pixels running vertically.overall pinkish hue

Sep 07, 2008 | Canon PowerShot A75 Digital Camera

1 Answer

My pictures and display are pink


if resetting the camera does not solve this, then repair

Jul 29, 2008 | Olympus SP-350 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Overexposed


try it in auto mode if it is the same condition do u feel change in color like white turning pink or purple or sort of over exposed pics as u said then i worry that ur CCD HR is going to faulty in coming days later on pics will get pink and purple and then ccd stops working completely , i hope this is not the case do let me know if i can help u

Jan 07, 2008 | Fuji FinePix S1 Pro Digital Camera

1 Answer

Philips 28PW6515-05 flat screen TV


You have a bad connection on the CRT board thats mounted on the end of the picture tube it sounds like, or the socket on that board that plugs into the TV set is intermittant or has a bad solder connection on it. Good Luck

Mar 27, 2007 | Philips 28PW6506 28" TV

Not finding what you are looking for?
Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera Logo

Related Topics:

195 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Canon Cameras Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

TC CAMERA REPAIR.Com...

Level 2 Expert

165 Answers

old marine
old marine

Level 3 Expert

1777 Answers

Are you a Canon Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...