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Vandyu Registered since 02nd Apr 2006Fri 13-Oct-06 09:12 PM
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"New D80 Has Hot Pixels"


US
          

Bought my D80 a week ago and have shot pictures indoors, outdoors, with my lens cap on at ISO 100-1600 for 5 and 30 seconds. I seem to have two green, one blue, and one red hot pixel. They mostly show at 100% enlargement. The LCD finder seems to be fine. I looked at some pictures I had shot with my D70s at 300% and saw no hot pixels.

So, now I have to decide if I should return it to swap out for another that may be better or worse; go through the pack up process and try to explain to people who really don't understand this problem that I've paid $1400 for a very fine camera, and I don't think I should have to see hot crosses on my photographs. I know these may be within Nikon specs, but when I read posts from people who have no hot pixel problems, I get a bit frustrated. So, I know everyone is tired of the hot pixel posts, but I think more than one or two is unreasonable.

Any new thoughts on this issue?

  

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#1. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Toronto, CA
          

Just my opinion, but I would swap it until you get one that doesn't have hot pixels, at least not glaring ones at lower ISO settings.

I attended a lecture on the D80 by a Nikon Canada rep who said that hot pixels are unacceptable. I asked how many Nikon considers OK or within spec and he said "none". That's good enough for me.

I realize that many people will say that this is overly picky and that all digital sensors are prone to developping hot/stuck pixels over time. Nonetheless, I'd still like to have a clean one to start with.

This is just my own perhaps excessively fastidious predisposition, so don't take it as anything else.

Hope you find a solution that satisfies you. Cheers.

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peterah Registered since 29th Oct 2005Sat 14-Oct-06 05:10 AM
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#2. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Durban, ZA
          

I have checked mine and have 2 pixels that are stuck on. Since then it hasn't worried me at all. They only show up when viewing 100% (which I am never ever going to do anyway. They are impossible to see on an image printed out at 8x12in so why sweat about it? If it was a cluster that showed up in normal prints then get it sorted out. Otherwise, I would say use it and enjoy it.
Just my take on the matter.
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Orbit1 Registered since 08th Oct 2006Sat 14-Oct-06 12:01 PM
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#3. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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GB
          

Is there some software that tests for hot pixels / bad photosites ? i'm sure i have read about it on here but can't find a link to it. maybe someone can help.

  

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JJRocker Registered since 30th Aug 2006Sat 14-Oct-06 12:17 PM
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#4. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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South Bend, US
          

The lens cap test has been pretty much debunked as a valid way to test for hot pixels. Also, I'm under the impression that hot pixels are usually white, not colored. It sounds to me that what you are seeing is noise, which I would expect to see with the lens cap on and a long exposure. I would recommend that before you jump to conclusions, make sure you actually have hot pixels. One of the Nikonian members can analyze your photos to see if you have bad photosites. I don't remember his name, but if you dig through all the hot pixel posts, you'll find him.

  

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#5. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Vancouver (WA USA not Canada), US
          

John,

I'm under the impression that hot pixels are usually white, not colored.

FWIW, they generally appear as red, white, or blue if the "bad" photosite is red, green, or blue respectively.
When the "bad" photosite is bad enough the effect spreads out usually forming a small cross like a plus sign.

It sounds to me that what you are seeing is noise, which I would expect to see with the lens cap on and a long exposure.

Quite possible.

One of the Nikonian members can analyze your photos to see if you have bad photosites.

That would be me.


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Vandyu Registered since 02nd Apr 2006Sun 15-Oct-06 02:21 AM
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#8. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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US
          

Bill, would you please review my other post, "Help Me Make Sense of This, Please," which gives more information on the pixel problem. I have one week to return the camera and swap for another D80. I like this camera, but I'm very focused on quality products, especially since the camera is not cheap. After reading so many posts here and at other forums from people going through multiple bodies to get a good one, I'm frustrated that the anticipation and joy of having this fine new camera are being dampened by these blasted defective sensors.

Circuit City has been very generous with me in the past, but I am hearing a reluctance to allow me to have repeated returns. They argue that they cannot sell the opened boxes once I return them. Gee, I guess they should be shipped back to Nikon to be remanufactured.

I appreciate your wisdom and suggestions about what to do with my new camera.

  

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bclaff Silver Member Awarded for multiple contributions for the Resources Nikonian since 26th Oct 2004Sun 15-Oct-06 03:02 AM
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#9. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Vancouver (WA USA not Canada), US
          

Ann,

I sent you an e-mail.


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Vandyu Registered since 02nd Apr 2006Sun 15-Oct-06 04:50 PM
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#10. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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US
          

Hi Bill. I didn't have any luck sending a file via AT&T but did sign up for yousendit and sent you two shots. One has an unusual black spot in the right hand side and an upside down "L" looking like a light discrepancy of some sort. I used the white screen of my monitor using Notepad and followed your instructions as I understood them.

I'm thinking about exchanging the camera, but I'd like to know if this one has pixel problems before I do. Unfortunately, I feel like time is running out on me since I work sunup to sundown M-F and Circuit City is becoming more by the book with their returns. My 14 days is up next Sunday.

I appreciate any advice you have and then I'll go with my gut, so to speak. I'm just disillusioned with Nikon at the time being since so many people are posting about having to exchange their D80's 3-4 times to get a good sensor. Why on earth isn't Nikon doing a better job of manufacturing this model?

  

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bclaff Silver Member Awarded for multiple contributions for the Resources Nikonian since 26th Oct 2004Sun 15-Oct-06 08:28 PM
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#11. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Vancouver (WA USA not Canada), US
          

Ann,

I have to go out for several hours but will post a report later.
I got your links, it appears to be two copies of the same file; but one file is enough.
My quick test indicates that your problem is much worse than most.
I'll prepare and post the report but if I were you I'd be preparing for an exchange.
Manu, many people get a perfectly good D80 the first time; but not you!

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#12. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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If you exchange the camera do your best to make sure they are giving you one that has not been opened. It is very likely that some of the reports of people getting 3 or 4 bad bodies in a row could be from retailers reselling returned (defective) cameras. If they give you a problem with your exchange get your money back and buy elsewhere.

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dm8w Registered since 15th Oct 2006Sun 15-Oct-06 11:30 PM
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#14. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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US
          

Agreed - the second D80 I got from Best Buy showed signs of previous use: one of the pieces of cardboard was out of place, the plastic over the screen protector showed signs of being peeled back halfway and replaced and had what looked like a nose smudge on it, there was a large speck of dust on the lens, and the clock was already set.

Sadly, I would have probably kept it anyhow if the sensor had been okay. As I was exchanging it for my third defective camera, I overheard the more senior guy behind the counter explaining to the more junior guy that they resell cameras with bad pixels.

-Don

  

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#13. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Vancouver (WA USA not Canada), US
          

Ann,

Here are the reports in my usual style:


x36563657365836593660
col36703671367236733674
yrow
2274228359013725741407585
2275228413891032138110631389
22762285585138910931389585
2277228613981047139810471381
2278228757914075791381596

x14301431143214331434
col14441445144614471448
yrow
1731174018891389184913721859
1732174178018497541869780
1733174218691416252413981869
1734174379318597801889773
1735174418491416182913891889

x35843585358635873588
col35983599360036013602
yrow
1863187214961140151411161532
1864187361914966191523625
1865187415051164186911561532
1866187564215056311523631
1867187615051156150511561532

x29222923292429252926
col29362937293829392940
yrow
2432244168516446721634679
2433244216251237165312451634
2434244367916918261625679
2435244416531261163412451644
2436244567916726911634685


Note that the photosite values in the center are much higher (11 to 35 standard deviations higher) then the surrounding photosites of the same color.

Good luck!
Bill


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bclaff Silver Member Awarded for multiple contributions for the Resources Nikonian since 26th Oct 2004Wed 16-Jan-08 01:11 PM
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#30. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Vancouver (WA USA not Canada), US
          

Ann,

I was just looking at the image you sent.
(I rarely look at them, I just run them through my program.)
In addition to the large dust bunny that is a very unusual "L" shaped artifact indeed !!!
I don't know what to make of that!

I've attached a resized version for people to ponder...

Puzzled,
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Attachment #1, (jpg file)

  

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dm8w Registered since 15th Oct 2006Sun 15-Oct-06 11:33 PM
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#15. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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US
          

Ann mentioned that she took the test image of her computer screen - could that L be the reflection of a window on the glass of her monitor?

Ann, there wouldn't happen to be a window with venetian blinds and a ruffled valance on the left side of your desk, would there?

  

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#21. "How to test for Hot/Dead Pixels"
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Bethlehem, US
          

Bill,

How do you test for Hot/Dead Pixels? I saw this software:

http://www.starzen.com/Products/Imaging/Utilities/DeadPixelTest/tabid/98/Default.aspx

Are you familiar with it? Any suggestions on camera settings?

Laslo

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#22. "RE: How to test for Hot/Dead Pixels"
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Vancouver (WA USA not Canada), US
          

Laslo,

You make reference to one of several test that is based on a "lens cap" image.
I don't consider lens cap tests useful because there are usually a large number of false positives which causes people to panic for no good reason.

The number one thing is not to go looking for bad photosites.
If you have them they will be evident in your photographs.

I do a statistical analysis of a well exposed white image and report photosites with values that are a statistically significant distance from expected mean.
I also use raw (linear) data rather than data after demosaicking which will have a power function and tone curve applied.

My test is a small part of a much larger program and so I have not made it available to others.
I'm toying with the idea of making a smaller version that people could use to do their own tests but to be honest I'm afraid of misuse and spreading the panic.
I also have all the technical pieces that would be necessary to remap bad photosites in raw files but question whether it's worth my time to put something together.

For now, Nikonians that have visible evidence of bad photosites in their images can get a free confirmation from me; just e-mail first for some simple directions and so I know to expect your file(s).


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#6. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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US
          

In my opinion, "noise" would be a pixel within a few standard deviations of the mean. What I've seen from the 3 D80s I've tried so far is a very uniform response from every pixel other than one to three pixels, which were well above the average level (surrounded by the cross pattern, and in some cases a scattering of dimmer pixels). I've seen blue, red, and grey ones, and they show up in the same place in every shot from ISO 200 on up, exposures as short as 1/4 second, and with or without the lens cap on. When I described this to a Nikon tech, he insisted this was NOT to be expected and that I should return the camera.

  

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#7. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Vancouver (WA USA not Canada), US
          

Don,

In my opinion, "noise" would be a pixel within a few standard deviations of the mean.

Yes.

I do a statistical analysis of flat field images to locate "bad" photosites.
Depending on the number of photosites on the sensor I use between 4 and 5 standard deviations as my "bad" photosite criteria.

However, for shots at higher than the native ISO the criteria should be adjusted since the number of photons/electrons being collected is reduced and this results in a lower Signal to Noise Ratio (SNR).

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Vandyu Registered since 02nd Apr 2006Mon 16-Oct-06 12:03 AM
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#16. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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US
          

Bill, thank you so much for taking the time to analyze the camera. I sent two shots, one of which had the upside down L and dark spot and the other not having these. You might examine both for the heck of it. Nothing changed on the monitor or camera between the two.

I will return the camera, but what do you recommend I do when I first get the new one home to check it out? The D50 and D70s didn't have these problems that I am aware of.

Also, I don't quite understand how to interpret the report. Do you have an explanation posted somewhere?

Thanks again. You are extremely kind.

  

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#18. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Vancouver (WA USA not Canada), US
          

Ann,

I sent two shots
I only got two links that both pointed to DSC_0023.NEF, a mystery but sufficient to analyze.

I don't quite understand how to interpret the report.
The reports show in color the 25 photosite values surrounding a bad photosite.
x and y are the coordinates in the image.
col and row are the position in the active portion of the sensor.
These reports just help you visualize the problem.
For example, the 1093 value in the center of the 1st report is nearly double any of the surrounding red values which range from 574 to 596.

You are extremely kind.
Don't make me blush, I only treat people the way I would like to be treated myself.

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#17. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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St. John's, CA
          

Heres a post I just made to dpreviews forum.

Sympathizing with hot pixel issues, and telling of a success story involving a local camera shop handling it perfectly.

Thanks for reading.

barastol wrote:
> My first D50 (I bought it in Nov 05) had hot pixels on the sensor,
> and one of them manifested as a line continuing to the bottom of
> the image.
>
> Here is a 100% crop of a sample image that shows the hot pixel and
> line:
>

http://jmilley.com/hot_pixel_line.jpg
>
> And yes they showed up even in 4x6 prints. and the line was
> impossible to edit out.
>
> The local shop I bought it from (an authorized nikon dealer and
> repair shop, very glad I bought local rather than on-line) let me
> keep the camera while they ordered me in a replacement (got it
> within 5 days) and I managed to get some great photos of my Neice
> when I travelled home.
>
> The purpose of my post is to say that hot pixels can be more than
> just a minor annoyance. And that dealers are willing to help you
> out to keep your business (I've spent hundreds more there in the
> last year, and will continue to purchase locally even at slightly
> higher prices.)
>
> Thanks for reading.
>

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#19. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Vancouver (WA USA not Canada), US
          

Jonathan,

Yeah, a vertical line stemming from a bad photosite can happen.
I didn't mention this is post#5 as it is less common than the simple "+" sign.
This occurs when the current leak in the bad photosite "pollutes" the readout of photosites below it in the same column.


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#20. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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US
          

Ya know, I understand little of the technical aspects that you discuss here but I must say I'm impressed! We're pretty lucky to have you around.

Holmes

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#31. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Weyburn, CA
          

I have a D50 with same symptoms hot pixel that streaks with longer shutter speeds... Can this be repaired? as mine is long past its guarantee.. Ive read about software to do it yourself.. Is this possible with the D50?

Thanks

  

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#32. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Carmel, US
          

Bibble has a "hot pixel" button - seems to work well.

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louisfeng Registered since 11th Oct 2006Thu 19-Oct-06 09:46 AM
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#23. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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I am in a similar situation as you. Just got the new camera with 18-200mm lens kit today, very excited. I wasn't really aware of the hot pixel issue. But after shooting a few test photos, I notice a red dot in all the pictures I have taken. Since this is my first digital camera, I wasn't sure what's going on. After searching a bit, I realize this is the hot pixel problem. I further found about 5-6 visible hot pixels in normal shooting condition (viewed at 100%).

What's bad is I bought this online, while the retailer is pretty reputable, I hate to go through all the exchange and shipping stuff. Plus, I would never know if the next one comes is better or worse than this one. I almost wanted to return it and buy it from a local Riz store so I can keep testing and exchanging till I get a good one. But I don't want to part with my 18-200mm lens! They are bundled together.

So my other option would be ship the camera to Nikon service center and have them fix it. But damn, what's up with Nikon's QA? This type of error can easily be tested automatically.

  

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Vandyu Registered since 02nd Apr 2006Fri 20-Oct-06 02:30 AM
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#24. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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I wrote of my latest experience with Nikon's D80 in another thread addressing QC issues. Read it and know you are not alone. I think I will bill Nikon for all of the mileage I'm racking up trying to find a good one. I'm not exactly having fun with photography right now because I can't seem to find a camera without some kind of problem. You might expect it from a $200 camera, but not when you spend $1400!

  

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louisfeng Registered since 11th Oct 2006Fri 20-Oct-06 03:43 AM
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#25. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Well, so I talked to Nikon support and they told me I should exchange with the dealer where I bought it from, or I could mail it to their service center. Then I called the authorized dealer who I bought it from, they were pretty nice and will send me a new one when I ship mine back.

I told them my concern of exchanging back and forth if many of them are bad. They told me I'm the only buyer asked for an exchange on D80 so far. So I'm going to have my fingers crossed and hope the new one will have less problems (not gonna get too high of expectations . But the shipping back to the dealer cost me $30. If this one is bad, I'm just going to send it to Nikon service center and have it done once and for all.

  

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bburke45 Registered since 20th Dec 2005Fri 20-Oct-06 07:48 AM
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#26. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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OK, so now I'm a little nervous. I bought my D80 from Best Buy back in September. I've shot a fair amount with it, spent some time editing images, etc. I haven't really noticed anything unusual, and now sort of have the impression that I might not notice much unless viewing at 100%. That said, and keeping in mind that it's probably not a good idea to just set out on a mission to look for bad pixels, what type of image is best for seeing if you have a bad pixel? I have a little of everything--high contrast, low contrast, bright color, etc. What would one see? An isolated, brightly colored point?

Sorry for the low-brain question, but this is my first DSLR, so I'm still on a bit of a learning curve.

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bclaff Silver Member Awarded for multiple contributions for the Resources Nikonian since 26th Oct 2004Fri 20-Oct-06 12:09 PM
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#27. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Brian,

My advice is to take a deep breath, relax, and keep enjoying your camera.


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bburke45 Registered since 20th Dec 2005Fri 20-Oct-06 03:27 PM
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#28. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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Thanks for the vote of confidence, Bill.

And, I am really enjoying the D80. I really wanted a D200, but the D80 is a good first step for me. I suppose I could take equally bad photographs with a D2Xs if I were so inclined!

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louisfeng Registered since 11th Oct 2006Fri 20-Oct-06 04:54 PM
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#29. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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My intend use of the camera has commercial purpose, i.e. I was planning to sell the photos I take with this camera. That's why I'm a bit picky about the result. The few defects I had certainly won't break a photo and is fairly easy to edit out. But I can't imagine my self keep doing it over and over for each photo I plan so sell.

Under daylight, with sufficient light, the hot pixels in my camera weren't very visible at all. But when I shoot indoor photos where I have to increase expsure time (not more than 1/2), I would see obvious bright hot pixels in my photos. So, yeah, I wouldn't worry about it if you haven't seen any from your camera. Most likely, you probably dont' have it if you haven't notice after many weeks of shooting.

  

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edyroslan Registered since 13th Feb 2009Fri 13-Feb-09 04:59 AM
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#33. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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i just bought D80 around a month.sorry my english is pretty bad...i got this red plus sign in every photo that i took,so just wondering how to fix this and what is it?

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bclaff Silver Member Awarded for multiple contributions for the Resources Nikonian since 26th Oct 2004Fri 13-Feb-09 11:59 AM
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#34. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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You should check with Nikon in your region.
For ISO 1000 they may not think this is a problem.
In the US, Nikon USA would almost certainly "map" this out for free.

Good luck!
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edyroslan Registered since 13th Feb 2009Sun 15-Feb-09 06:12 AM
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#35. "RE: New D80 Has Hot Pixels"
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thanks... ;p

  

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