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Canon Powershot S330 Picture Brightness Help!!!

I've owned and enjoyed this Canon Digital Elph for many years. The photo quality has always been very good for a 2 meg camera. I always use it in Auto mode. Now everytime I take a photo the picture is very bright or washed out?? I was told by a fellow owner to reset all settings to their default values, but this did not help. Can anyone please tell me if I'm doing something wrong or if I need to take it in for repair? Thanks very much. Ron

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  • Ratsocascisa Apr 30, 2008

    Unfortunately, the WB is at 0, so I guess I'm headed to repair, unless anyone else has any add'l advice. Thanks so much for your help Old Marine.

  • Ratsocascisa Apr 30, 2008

    Unfortunately, the WB is set to 0, so I guess I'm headed to repair...unless anyone else has some suggestions. Thanks Old Marine for your help. Ron

  • Ratsocascisa Apr 30, 2008

    Unfortunately, the WB is set to 0, so I guess I'm headed to service (unless anyone else has add'l suggestions). Thanks for your help Old Marine, Ron

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When we take photo in a day outdoor it is very bright. And in dark it is cleare.so tell me the solution for this particular problem.

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It sounds like the camera exposure system is out of whack and may need to be serviced. You may want to ensure that exposure compensation is set to 0. Check one of your overexposed images with the display in the 'Detailed Display' mode (two lines of information at the bottom of the LCD). If the second item on the top line is not ±0, the exposure compensation is not at its default value. To set, put the camera in M(anual) shooting mode. Press the Exposure/White Balance button until you see a scale along the bottom of the LCD from -2 to +2. Use the left or right button to set it at 0. If the value is already at 0, you will probably need service.

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