Having problems with your Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera ?

Black dots mainly around eye area

\015 Out of 1030 pictures with a canon 40d, approx 30 pics had black dots by the eyes.\015

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The problem is caused by the down loading software. Both Photoshop elements and Canon package software have a red-eye fixing tool option, i can't remember which one is most problematic, but the simple solution is to untick the automatic red-eye fix on this software. Then assuming you have not formated the card, re-download the photos (you'll have to delete the ones you have previously downloaded with the black eyes- or give the new download a different file name) This should stop this happening.
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