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Memory card error elph 160

Hi I'm new to the canon world and got my first one today and everything was going great but I turned it on and it read at the top on the screen "memory card error" I just bought the card today and I tried to follow the instructions on another person'...

AlanaMae by Apprentice
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Resolved! Distortion w/ PowerShot A1100 IS

What setting should I be using so that my photos of a large room don't come out with almost a "fisheye" effect? The vertical lines are kind of tilted, as though the camera can't "see" perspective. 

JayEll by Apprentice
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G7 X battery life

I just purchased a PowerShot G7 X, my first Canon product after being a Nikon DSLR and Sony Point & Shoot user. My first outing I only got 1min 58seconds video, 6 jpg and 109 Raw pics before the fully charged battery exhausted.  I talked to support a...

Color profile for PowerShot A610

I copy photos from my PowerShot A610 camera to my computer for editing, saving, and printing. I would like to know what color profile (like RGB or sRGB) Canon uses for this camera. I want to install a like color profile on my computer and printer so ...

taryn by Apprentice
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XS40HS: Camera Orientation Setting

After many years of normal use, my camera has somehow changed the "camera orientation" setting from landscape to portrait. All of my photos are now rotated 90 deg. when imported into iPhoto. I can rotate them back but when I import those photos into ...

washed out background/sky with sx60hs

I took some photos this morning of birds on top of trees with a blue sky in the background.  When I got home, the sky was completely washed out.  the photo looked like a superimposed bird on a poster board.  I tried taking photos in aperture priority...

Camera not found mesage

I have a Mac OSX 10.10.4 Yosemite and have installed a Cannon Power Shot SX150 IS.  When I plug the camera in the message "camera not found" comes up.  Does anyone know why or how to fix it?


I happen to really like my SX50.  It does everything I need a camera to do.  I'm wondering if it has geotagging.  If it doesn't, what would be the best third party app to use.  I have a Mac computer Yosemite with Photos.  (Yes, I'm very frustrated wi...

taj3349 by Apprentice
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Focus problem with SX700

Many of my shots with my new SX700 are out of focus. These are shots of people indoor perhaps 10-12 feet away, with lots of light, so i doubt it is camera shake. This happens with both Auto and P settings. Am I not holding the shutter down long enoug...

dlk1943 by Apprentice
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