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02-26-2012, 10:12 AM   #1
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dropped camera

My K7 got knocked off a table and onto a hardwood floor last night. The lens filter broke Everything else looks ok.. How do I see what else might have been damged, knocked out of alignment, etc.

02-26-2012, 10:45 AM   #2
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Well just take pictures and when it works don't worry about until the day it stops taking pictures.
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I just think it will be a case of "time will tell".
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Do a focus test and see if it is still good.

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Ouch! Don't do that! All you can do is test it and try do decide what (if anything) got damaged.
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just a hopeful story: Years ago my K10D fell off a table, on stone pavement. Other than a smashed UV filter, no issues. Hope you're that lucky too...
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My k7 is built like a tank.....I think it will be ok.
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