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How to Repair a Camera Lens

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Camera lenses are an integral component of your camera. Before any image is recorded on the film or digital sensor, it must pass through the lens. Whether you have a point and shoot or single lens reflex model, your pictures are not going to turn out if your lens is not working. There is not a lot you can do yourself to repair point and shoot camera lenses. Other than cleaning the front glass element and inspecting for debris, lenses should be serviced by a technician. If you have an SLR, you may be able to fix your lens.
Things You’ll Need : Cotton swabs, Rubbing Alcohol, Microfiber lens cloth, Small needle

Instructions

  • Press the lens locking button, rotate the lens and remove the lens from your single lens reflex camera. If you are using a digital SLR, place a body cap on the camera to prevent dust from entering it.