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How to clean lenses spot apears on photos no matter which lens i use spot therefore must be on lens in camera

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    job done thanks the lot

  • Mikey143 Feb 01, 2009

    Black spot on the CCD screen and on the image

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If you are getting spots regardless of which lens you use, then the stops are coming from debris on the CCD imager in the camera. There are cleaning kits available on the internet and in retail photo stores

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