What to check when buying 2nd hand camera/lens?greenspun.com : LUSENET : Photography Singapore : One Thread
I'm a novice to SLR camera, and is comtemplating on buying a 2nd hand one (budget).
What are the things to check when buying 2nd hand camera (and) lens?
-- CNO (firstname.lastname@example.org), September 03, 2002
Hi look for the lens, use all the manual functions that move effenciently, sync the flash and shutter, if there is a lcd then check that all the numerals and icons appear perfectly. Chk the loading and unloading. If possible use one roll as a test.
If you follow this site, there is a person selling a NIKON F65 which is a very good model & seems to be in very good condition.
-- Harish (email@example.com), September 10, 2002.