Looks like you may have to remove your tank to have a look at a few things. Once the tank is removed, have a look at your crankcase vent if it's still hooked up to your air box. Since the tank is off, open up the air box and check for oil in there. A bit is normal, few drops, but not excessive amounts. If there is a lot of oil, this could be because your oil level is to high. My 2 cents from your description and pics.
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