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viperbass
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May 26, 2013 15:32 |  #1

I just returned from Austria with some great memories. However I was changing lens frequently and I have same spots on my sensor. I tried to clean the sensor with my lens pen and a slightly damp cotton swab. However I can't get 3 spots off.

I have a Canon 60D. Lenses 18-135 and 28 1.8.


Local camera shops charge $125 or so for a complete camera cleaning including the sensor.

What is your best sensor cleaning system that you have used?




  
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May 26, 2013 15:35 |  #2

Your sensor is probably dirtier than ever now! Sensors are pretty sensitive, and you should use a good cleaning method such as the Copperhill method.

http://www.copperhilli​mages.com/?pr=tutorial​s (external link)




  
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May 26, 2013 15:38 |  #3

David beat me to it. I also recommend the Copperhill cleaning system.

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May 26, 2013 16:32 |  #4

You can get a bottle of Eclipse Cleaning Fluid on Amazon for around $11.50. It is the most used fluid by professionals to clean sensors, supposedly. I've used it with good results.


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