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    Default Front Element Scratches

    Just to share an interesting page with images taken with a lens with bad front element.

    http://www.lensrentals.com/news/2008...ment-scratches

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    Hahah. Thats awesome. I guess I don't need the UV filter anymore.
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    That is some serious damage to the front element!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by GavinTing View Post
    Hahah. Thats awesome. I guess I don't need the UV filter anymore.
    depends....what do you think is the re-sale value of a cracked lens but still can give okay picture?
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    Default Re: Front Element Scratches

    Oh my goodness. Looks like someone actually shot it or something.

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    Default Re: Front Element Scratches

    darn good post. a good explaination to those who worry about dust and minute scratches on the front element.

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    Default Re: Front Element Scratches

    Quote Originally Posted by Flashbulb View Post
    depends....what do you think is the re-sale value of a cracked lens but still can give okay picture?
    the re-sale value will be very bad...becuz generally no one like to buy a lens that has lots of scratches and stuff...man are man...no matter whether the image quality is good or not, no one will one to buy a lens full of scratches or chips...you wouldn't would you?
    Last edited by maswu; 18th November 2008 at 09:08 AM.
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