A&P So teh Kittah Broke My Lens... is help possible?

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  1. Snowballer

    Snowballer - Blissfully Insane -

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    I left my camera on my desk like always since that is where I dump my photos. Left the room and not too much later I hear a loud racket and a black cat speeding out of the computer room.

    I found the camera and lens on the floor in separate pieces.

    Now when I try to attach the lens back on the body it falls right off. Plus there is a crack on the lens body itself. Looks like the body is fine since I took the pictures below with it.


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    Is there anything I can do about a broken lens? Will Nikon repair it? My guess is that I am SOL. It was a gift so I feel a bit partial to fixing it.
     
  2. Girth

    Girth ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ OT Supporter

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    No biggie... its a DX lens. ;)
     
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    Snowballer - Blissfully Insane -

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    Its my only VR lens! :(
     
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    isaac86hatch This thread sucks

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    Cats love canon.
     
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    Snowballer - Blissfully Insane -

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    They have kicked the Canon P&S off of a counter too. :fawk:
     
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    Girth ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ OT Supporter

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    Time to kill the cat :)
     
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    Snowballer - Blissfully Insane -

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    :noes: Can I just spray him with a water bottle instead?
     
  8. xenon supra

    xenon supra OT Supporter

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    aw kittah
     
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    quid I Piss Excellence OT Supporter

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    you can prob send it to nikon. im sure they can replace that mount at least. :dunno:
     
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    BAD KITTAH :mad:
     
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    dano OT Supporter

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    Help is definitely possible. Leave the cat outside, the neighborbood kittahs will take care of things.
     
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    Snowballer - Blissfully Insane -

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    I've already started spreading rumors to the outdoor kitties. His days are counted. :o
     
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    f/2.8L New Member

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    Fix teh lens, kill teh kitty.
     
  15. MastaCow

    MastaCow I love cup.

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    send it in to Nikon. What's there to lose?
     
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    MastaCow I love cup.

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    cats are evil.
     
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    f/2.8L New Member

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    I fucking hate cats.

    Sneaky lil bastards!
     
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    as long as the internals of the lens are fine, then nikon can probably easily fix the mount for you
     
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    Even the cat does not like Nikon :mamoru:
     
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    you shouldnt leave your shit out like that if you don't want it to get broken
     
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    my cat doesnt do that crap, good thing since hed get kicked the fuck out
     
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    So smart ass, what should I do with it while it is unloading shots? Put it in a cement chamber?
     
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    thats what a card reader is for.

    its much faster too.
     
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    At first I was all like :mamoru: but then i realized you weren't kidding and then I was like :ugh2:
     

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