Having problems with your Nikon D40x Digital Camera ?

I have small, fuzzy, gray spot in the same place on every photo. Nikon D40.


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Clean your lenswith a fine lintless clothe and lens solution
I would first try to clean the lense. If that does not work, swap lenses and see if it is in fact a problem with the lense or more with the body of your d40.
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I have small, fuzzy, gray spot in the same place on every photo. Nikon D40.


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A faint spot in all of my photos!!!


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