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Bright pixels? All the pictures I take seem to have four bright (blue) pixels exactly in the same position, all next to each other (2x2 square) The problem is not visible unless you zoom the pic quite a lot on PC. Is this "normal", or should I take the camera back to store?

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Just a thought: doesn't the C-4040Z have pixel mapping for just this eventuality? Run that, and the stuck pixel cluster should disappear. Of course, whether you should * have* to use the facility straight away is a matter of personal opinion..., but at least there is something you can do about it. Use caution though, as presumably you can't get the stuck pixels back afterwards to use as your reason for returning the camera.

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