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Sounds like you have dust on the sensor. If you Google the words "cleaning a DSLR sensor", you will find sites that explain the cleaning procedure with pictures and places you can find the supplies needed. It's really easy to do.
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Black spots in photos - Pentax *ist DL Digital Camera

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