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Don't Do This


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I like documentary and street photography, but a bit of anything else on the side. I tend not to use Photoshop too much, just sticking to the basic adjustments, but sometimes break free to try something "arty".

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Don't Do This

26 Apr 2014 12:21PM   Views : 515 Unique : 421

When I got my Panny G5 the kit lens was quite stiff around mid-zoom. I tried a bit of grease, zooming in and out quickly lots of times and generally trying to use it. In desperation I even put an emery board to the barrel, the result of which is shown below. It's still a good lens but I don't use it any more anyway as I've got better lenses for the camera. I don't suppose it's worth a fig on ebay now as even the 10-a-penny perfect ones are cheap as chips. Sad So don't do it. You know it makes sense!


Been a busy week. Back to work at the stables, taking mum shopping, meeting a friend, going to the theatre. I was just settling down to resize some pics for the 2013 photobook but it's such a pain of a job I've found just about everything else to do except that. Smile

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