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02-10-2015, 04:02 PM   #1
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Spots in my viewfinder

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When I use my almost brand new Pentax K50 (400 shots in one month) and see thru the viewfinder I can see two little black spots (one in bottom center and another in the right up corner) but when I check the pictures in the PC there are not anymore.

Where those spots are? in the viewfinder? in the lens? mirror?

How can I fix it?

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That would be dust on your focusing screen. Take the lens off and use a blower to get rid of it

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There's also the chance they could be on top of your focusing screen if they don't go away after a few puffs with a blower. Although I have successfully unhooked the focusing screen and blew dust off the top of it and then reassembled it, it's a little scary to do since there is a chance to break something or make things even dirtier. In other words, if they won't come off after a few puffs I'd consider leaving them alone since they are near the edges of the viewfinder anyways.
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Thanks for your advices, I will try and see how it works.

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