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My outdoor pictures are beautiful with my SD1000 but my indoor pictures are blurry even when the camera and subjects are still. Have I done something wrong with my settings?

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  • mosack942 May 09, 2010

    The camera has ISO highlighted too, is that a problem? I sadly am not even sure how to reset this camera to the original manufacturers settings. Is that easy to do and should I just do that?

  • mosack942 May 09, 2010

    Thank you so much! This is the first time in a year I don't have blurry indoor shots and I have learned a lot about this camera.

  • mosack942 May 09, 2010

    Thank you! I am so glad I found this site and really appreciate your assistance!

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You have to choose the indoor setting from the menu and to enable the flash ...for this you have the mode menu ...
Or in some models in the shooting mode ..when you press the menu it shows on the display modes...and you have to get at least 3 or 4 luminosity settings ...
make the settings in such a way that the picture from the display to look clear and bright ...this way it will be the same after taking the pick..

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    Catalin Turcu May 09, 2010

    Im not familiar with the exact menu ..but in the main menu it has to be a reset ...Do not mistake the reset with the format ..cause that will erase the pictures..In the menu you have to look for something called reset to factory settings ..
    also the iso should be removed..and set on the neutral position ....but if you locate the factory settings it will be ok ..I will look for a manual and link it here just to make it easier for you ..if this will help..
    http://safemanuals.com/user-guide-instru...
    just download them all...if I will find a direct way ..I will refer directly to the page ..


  • Catalin Turcu
    Catalin Turcu May 09, 2010

    anyway ..I see that not all are referring strictly to the camera ...and in the menu you have defaults for most settings ..choose them when you do not know what to choose..
    but ...in the main menu ...there is a reset settings ...and that is the main option you need..after that just select like I said a luminosity that suits the moment ...and those are shown in pictogram-es


  • Catalin Turcu
    Catalin Turcu May 10, 2010

    you are welcome...Im only wished I knew the model better and tell you what to do exactly from the first time ...Im not a photo-professional..I only repair and solve connection problems ..but all those digital from the last 2 years are about the same in basics...if you know what to look for ..its easy ..but if you do not understand the terminology ...its like holding your glasses and looking for them ...have a great day ..!

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