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Picture playback too bright

All my video is turning out too bright - even too bright after adjusting it through my software program.  I can't seem to find any info in the manual to help me figure this out.  Any suggestions?

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  • bebekin May 27, 2008

    Both LCD and viewfinder, playback and record mode were too bright.  Handycam DCR-TRV460.  I did an online chat with someone at Sony and he had me reset the camera and now it looks great again!  Thanks anyway.


  • Shahid Electronics
    Shahid Electronics May 11, 2010

    Hello bebekin,

    How is picture quality in LCD of camera? both playback and record mode. Will you let me know model and make of your camera?

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Thats great, problem has been solved!

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