Question about Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera
The upper right corner of my lens has a black dot.
If by saying the upper right corner of the lens you really mean that there is a dark spot on each image AND the rear display, there may be dirt or dust on the lens itself. Clean the lens with an optical quality cleaner. Do not use paper towels and Windex or the like - as paper towels can scratch the lens.
It is also possible that the dark spot is a "stuck pixel" on the image sensor inside the camera. There is no way to repair a stuck pixel outside of replacing the sensor. Any dark spot (regardless of source) can be edited out by using image editing software. This will allow you to to make the dark spot less noticeable - or practically invisible.
If the dark spot is on the rear display only, it can also be a result of a "stuck pixel" on the display itself. This should not show up an images, but only on the display. There is little that can be done outside of replacing the entire rear screen.
There are other things that can cause these problems, but those listed above are the most common.
I hope this was Very Helpful and good luck!
Posted on Nov 20, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Sep 17, 2012 | Canon PowerShot A630 Digital Camera
Aug 02, 2010 | Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera
Nov 01, 2009 | Canon Powershot A1000IS 10MP Digital...
Sep 25, 2009 | Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera
Aug 22, 2009 | Canon PowerShot S400 / IXUS 400 Digital...
Jun 25, 2009 | Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera
Jan 23, 2009 | Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera
May 13, 2008 | Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera
Jul 31, 2007 | Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z6 Digital Camera
Jun 09, 2012 | Canon PowerShot SD1000 Digital Camera
591 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!