Even though we ARE Nikon lovers,we are NOT affiliated with Nikon Corp. in any way.

English German French

Sign up Login
Home Forums Articles Galleries Recent Photos Contest Help Search News Workshops Shop Upgrade Membership Recommended
members
All members Wiki Contests Vouchers Apps Newsletter THE NIKONIAN™ Magazines Podcasts Fundraising

Hot Pixels on my D300

dm1dave

Lowden, US
13639 posts

Click to send email to this author Click to send private message to this author

"RE: Hot Pixels on my D300"

dm1dave Administrator Awarded for high level knowledge and skills in various areas, most notably in Wildlife and Landscape Writer Ribbon awarded for his excellent article contributions to the Nikonians community Donor Ribbon awarded for his very generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2015 Nikonian since 12th Sep 2006
Tue 18-Jun-13 12:59 AM

Hi Gary,

Welcome to Nikonians!

Fixing hot pixels is a low level repair, they just use software to map out the bad pixels and then the cameras processor ignores those pixels. So, the cost is likely to be low.

This has the same basic effect as using Camera RAW to get rid of the spots.

The only real concern I would have about not having it fixed - is that hot pixels could make the camera harder to sell. On the other hand - the second hand price for a D300 is already pretty low so it may not be worth worrying about.

Dave Summers
Nikonians Photo Contest Director
My Nikonians Gallery | Current Nikonians Contests

Click on image to view larger version

A general, generic topic Hot Pixels on my D300 [View all] , garysphinx5779 , Sun 16-Jun-13 08:37 AM
Subject
ID
Reply message RE: Hot Pixels on my D300
1
Reply message RE: Hot Pixels on my D300
2
Reply message RE: Hot Pixels on my D300
3
Reply message RE: Hot Pixels on my D300
4
     Reply message RE: Hot Pixels on my D300
5
     Reply message RE: Hot Pixels on my D300
6