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Old Dec 28, 2004, 8:14 PM   #1
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with all ive heard and read about dust getting on the sensors when you change the lenses on the camera i was wondering if doing this inside a zip lock bag ,garbage bag or some other encloser would help reduce this problem.sounds silly but just wondered if this was over kill or maybe something nobody thought about before.
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Old Dec 28, 2004, 8:23 PM   #2
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It is a bit paranoid, but there is something to be said for it. If you were on a beach and there was some wind, I would at least be careful to change the lens with my body blocking the wind. If I used a lens small enough, I might change it within a camera bag. I don't think I'd go so far as to change it within a garbage bag or something similar.

Dust on the sensor is annoying, but not fatal. It isn't that hard to clean the sensor. I just wish canon would put something in their cameras to do it automatically.

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