A7/A7R Light leaks reported + White Orbs issue?

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ferrellmc
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Re: Leak confirmed on my A7 (1 photo)
In reply to GaryW, 5 months ago

GaryW wrote:

captura wrote:

0xDEADBEEF wrote:

I can reproduce pretty much the same image with my FE 55mm and shining my LED flashlight at the side of the mount while taking a long exposure photo with len cap on. It is little disturbing. ;(

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-Dominik

Just don't take any long exposures, and you'll be fine.

Even if you take any long exposures, you'll be fine, as long as you don't shine a flashlight around the mount. This appears to be a completely artificial problem.

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Gary W.

Actually it's not only long exposures. I did a little test @ 1/60 sec ISO 800 with strobes in the room. The problem is not "artificial" but it's NOT something to panic over either. It's easily corrected with a hair tie. Go to the bottom of the post here and see what 1/60 sec ISO 800 looks like.

http://beforethecoffee.com/2014/03/03/sony-a7-a7r-light-leaks/

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