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I have taken a lot of photos with my camera. It may just be that it is getting old, but the photos are starting to come out as really "grainy" More noticably the background in most images. It isn't as sharp as sharp as it used to be.

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Anonymous

SOURCE: Grainy Pictures

Have you got the Sensitivity set too high in a manual mode? Open the camera menu. press OK. next to ISO does it say auto or does it have a value 64/100/200/400/800/or 1600. A high value will give grainy pictures

Posted on Jun 20, 2007

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Anonymous

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SOURCE: grainy photos in sunlight

The ISO is probaly set too high. change this by pressing the fn (function) button and selecting the right option (with the arrow key). then use the up and down arrow keys to change the setting. I don't like to go higher than ISO 400 but at a beach 100 should be fine. Don't point the camera in the direction of the sun as this can wash out the images. A filter would help somewhat.

Posted on Sep 09, 2008

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Ken Kichi

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SOURCE: Grainy, image

You might have changed the settings; ISO setting too high or something else, just reset it to factory settings if you can't figure out ISO.

Posted on Oct 20, 2008

welcomejee

Shahid Electronics

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SOURCE: no image - vertical, grainy,lines

Its known problem of CCD Imager in Canon A70 camera and CCD Imager needs to be replaced.
Canon offers Free of Cost repair for such problem in A70 model.
Click Canon CCD Advisory for details.

Posted on Nov 10, 2008

zohail

Shoaib Rais

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SOURCE: photos are developing with pinkish background

CCD FAILURE!

Call canon for Free Repairs it is a known manufac fault in thousands of cameras , dont worry just call them see this for info on this problem

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Service Advisory Link this applies to all products with same problem dont worry u r included just call them and tell them abt BAD CCD !

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Posted on May 23, 2009

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