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The Truth About Dust and Sensors

mpage

San Jose, US
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mpage Registered since 29th Jun 2004
Sat 08-Dec-12 04:35 AM

Lee,

>I did need a swipe with a sensor brush on the mirror to rid it of

You should never use a sensor brush on the mirror or camera chamber. You might pickup a small amount of lubricant that you cannot see and transfer it to the sensor. This might make a dust particle stick to the sensor. You can use a lens brush on the mirror, and then blow out the camera chamber with a rocker blower.

Sensor brushes should never touch anything but the sensor. VivibleDust sells a sensor brush cleaning solution.

-Mark-

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