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I have a Canon SD1100 IS that suddenly shows a small out of focus dot or blur in the viewscreen. It appears just above the upper left intersection thinking of the rule of thirds. Are there any solutions? Thanks Don

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Hi Don.

The defect is only incidentally located in rule of thirds intersection. The problem is either concerning the lens or the CCD sensor.

If problem is concerning lens you will get a fixed shadow or a proper out-of-focus blur spot.
If problem is CCD the blur will be a deformation of the image in that area rather than a proper optical blur.

In either case the problem may be difficult to fix, as repair involves taking apart and cleaning lens, and eventually replacing the optical sensor if needed.

To get a quote on repair call Canon, or get a quote from a third party service here:Repair.

Regards.

Ginko.

Posted on Sep 27, 2010

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