Having problems with your Nikon D40x Digital Camera ?

A spot appears in same location on every picture


\015 Hi, I have a new (less than a month) D40x camera and recently noticed that in every picture I take, a small gray spot appears in the upper right section. This is most noticeable when I view the pictures on my computer. The spot is most apparent when the background is white or light in color. Also, I notice the spot more when I "zoom in" with the lens. I only have one lens so I can't be certain if it's a lens problem or a camera problem. Still, the spot is at the same location regardless of how far I zoom in or out in any given picture. \015\012\015\012Suggestions?\015

Answers :

Its not the mirror that has the dust spec its the sensor.

you have to use the mirror lock option on the setup menu.

remove the lens first. then turn the camera down so no more dust can enter. use the mirror lock-up function. hit the shutter and the mirror will flip up and expose the sensor.

gently use air to blow the sensor. turn off the power and the mirror will close again and put everything back and check if the dust specs are gone.
Take the lens out and blow air inside the camera and on the inside part of the lens.
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