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05-29-2012, 10:03 PM   #1
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K5 sensor stain?

Hi all,

Wondering if I've a stain on my K5 sensor. Have tried different lenses and it is still there.

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Smudge shows in the sky about 1/4 of the way up from the horizon above the first little hill on the right of the photo..

Any opinions?


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05-29-2012, 11:41 PM   #2
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Just looks like a dust spot to me.
05-29-2012, 11:54 PM   #3
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ok I hope so! I'll have a go at cleaning the sensor and see if that works.
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Yep use the Sensor clean a few times, but you may also wish to buy something like a Blower to get rid it, if the sensor clean fails.

06-04-2012, 07:46 PM   #5
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Yeah, that's just dust. Do a dust check and you should see a black dot indicating dust there. You can just blow it off with one of those bulb-like blowers. Simple as that.

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