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    Is this fungus?

    Just got a Minolta XE-5 off Ebay today. When I removed the lens, this is what I saw on the mirror. I'm new to collecting and shooting vintage cameras so this is new to me. Is this just water damage? Is this fungus? What's the worse case scenario? I want to try and clean it but I'm afraid I would...
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    What to do with a Fungus affected Zoom-Nikkor 180-600mm f/8.0 ED (pre-Ai Version)

    Hello everybody! I started this summer with digging out my fathers old photo equipment to try analogue photography. When I checked the lenses looking for fungus, I noticed that many of them are unfortunately affected. The above mentioned 180 mm-600 mm aswell. When I did a bit of research about...
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    Fungus Problem on Lenses

    Hey guys, I'm a mechanical engineer and photografy lover!! Im a student in the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. I'm developing a new prototype of a "case" that you can carry around and basically it keeps the ideal humidity and temperature of the lenses you're carrying around. My...
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    Could this be fungus ?

    Hi all, im new to photography, need help to assure whether my lens has fungus. its an old film camera and lens i bought recently. i notice it has marks inside the elements around the corner, im afraid they are fungus. i assume they are just cleaning marks and i hope so. Since I store it in a...
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    humidity help, need opinion

    Hi, our name is North Dweller Engineering. We are three high school seniors in an engineering class at Sidney High School located in upstate New York. If you have comments/concerns/input as to shooting in humid environments or any previous issues with humid camera storage environments, please...
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    Need help with humidity issues

    Hi, our name is North Dweller Engineering. We are three high school seniors in an engineering class at Sidney High School located in upstate New York. If you have comments/concerns/input as to shooting in humid environments or any previous issues with humid camera storage environments, please...
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    humidity issues...need input

    Hi, our name is North Dweller Engineering. We are three high school seniors in an engineering class at Sidney High School located in upstate New York. If you have comments/concerns/input as to shooting in humid environments or any previous issues with humid camera storage environments, please...
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