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I've recently begun taking long exposure night photos. 20 seconds at the most and I'm finding that my photos have what looks like a donut in them. I read that this might be the processor. My camera is less than a year old and this really puts a cramp on my night photography. Is this an issue with this camera or has something gone wrong with mine?

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Camera and Video Technician: Russell H., Service Tech replied 4 months ago

If you post an example of the picture with the 'donut', I can tell you more surely what it is, defect or 'feature' - but it is likely from the sound of it, to be a defect.

The camera being less than a year old, it is covered by warranty from Nikon.

That warranty service may be invoked here:

https://www.nikonusa.com/en/service-and-support/service-and-repair.page

or 1-800-NIKON US (1-***-***-****) 9AM-8PM EST, Monday - Friday.

If this answers your question, please rate my answer. A five-star rating would be appreciated!

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