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Camera Lumix DMC SZ1 - Looking through viewfinder a small

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Camera Lumix DMC SZ1 - Looking through viewfinder a small dark shadow can be seen almost in centre of view. Whwn the image is printed the shadow appears on the print. Have cleaned lens best I can but do fifference at all. D J Lewin
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Electronics
Expert:  nathan_mills replied 1 year ago.

Hi Derek. Welcome to justanswer.

Try another lens and then check if the issue is still there

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
it is a fixed lens.
Expert:  nathan_mills replied 1 year ago.

How old is your camera?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
5 yrs approx
Expert:  nathan_mills replied 1 year ago.

The spot is caused by the dust which has got trapped inside the camera and onto the CCD sensor. You will need to get it cleaned.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
OK Thank you
Expert:  nathan_mills replied 1 year ago.

You can get it cleaned at any local camera repair shop. If you want to do it yourself then I can provide you a video for guide. Let me know if you need one.

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