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Nikon D3200 ? suitable filter?

14 Nov 2012 7:24AM

Quote:We might be able to afford to throw the 18-55 kit lens away

Lucky you. Feel like donating to a better cause? I can't afford to throw 60 quid lenses away.

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LenShepherd 10 3.6k United Kingdom
14 Nov 2012 10:25AM

Quote: I can't afford to throw 60 quid lenses away.

True - but can anybody seriously afford 20 (a top quality clear or "steam age" UV" costs more) to "protect" against something that rarely happens to a lens.
This lens is likely to cost more to repair than replace but many lens costs less than 20% of the lens price to have a new front element fitted.
Jestertheclown 9 7.7k 252 England
14 Nov 2012 11:44AM

Quote:but can anybody seriously afford 20

As I said Len, about 1.50 gets you the same level of protection.

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