Help with my lens!

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  1. simplyelegant

    simplyelegant TPF Noob!

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    Hi,

    Can someone help me out and explain to me some things to look for when your lens is not working properly?!?

    Please and thank you!;)

     
  2. dxqcanada

    dxqcanada Been spending a lot of time on here!

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    It depends on what is not working.

    Please describe ...
     
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    simplyelegant TPF Noob!

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    Well I have the vignetting around all of my pictures, and my pictures do not seem as high as quality as they usually do. I just noticed it today...
     
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    Dao No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    Do you use a hood or filter(S)?
     
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    What lens is in question here? What camera? Lens hood? Please tell us in detail the setting...
     
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    simplyelegant TPF Noob!

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    No filter or hood...

    sony alpha 200
    3.5-6.3/18-250
     
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    Dao No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    Can you post a sample photo?
     
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    bhphotography TPF Noob!

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    does it happen in every photo? Or just some? what focal length?
     
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    are you using a crop frame lens on a full frame camera?
     
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    KmH Helping photographers learn to fish Supporting Member

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    Doesn't look like it.
     
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    dxqcanada Been spending a lot of time on here!

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    The Sony a200 is APS-C

    Do you have another lens to verify ?
     
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