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Re: outdoor pics very light

After having the same problem as others seem to be having with the Canon S2 IS Power Shot, that being the lcd and viewfinder showing only black when trying to take a picture, I followed the "iris" fix, which did work after the first time. My trouble now after getting the iris fix completed is this: I can only take indoor pictures with it. The indoor pictures are good. Now I can't take outdoor pics. When I attempt to take an outdoor picture, I get a whitewash effect on the outdoor picture, some of the subject is visible, but most of the picture is covered with the whitewash effect on it. Is there a fix for this? Is this something I could fix?

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It sounds like overexposure. If you are in Auto mode, you should have your settings automatically so you shouldn't get overexposure and if you are, you may need to have your camera serviced.

Make sure your ISO is not high, make sure your shutter speed is not long and make sure your flash output is not high.

Other than that call Canon and set up service or get an upgrade through their Loyalty program.

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