Sensor Cleaning

The camera's sensor cleaning feature cleans the front of the image sensor.


  • For best results, clean with the camera in a stable position on a desk or other flat surface.

Cleaning Now

  1. Select [Set-up: Sensor cleaning].

  2. Select [Clean now].

    • Select [OK] on the confirmation screen.


  • Even if you repeat the sensor cleaning, the result will not improve much. Note that [Clean now] may not be available immediately after cleaning.

Cleaning Automatically

  1. Select [Auto cleaning].

  2. Select an option.

    • Turn the Quick control dial dial to select an option, then press the Quick Control/Set button.


  • When set to [At pwr off] or [Enable], the sensor is cleaned when the screen goes off, including when it has been turned off automatically.