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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: 11 months ago.
Category: Electronics
Expert:  nathan_mills replied 11 months ago.

Hi Derek. Welcome to justanswer.

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

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
it is a fixed lens.
Expert:  nathan_mills replied 11 months ago.

How old is your camera?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
5 yrs approx
Expert:  nathan_mills replied 11 months 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 11 months ago.
OK Thank you
Expert:  nathan_mills replied 11 months 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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