Unboxing Video

Finally the eBay hassle with the 24-70mm is over and I won’t bore you any more with this issue. Instead I edited and finished the video which I recorded after receiving the lens. It’s an unboxing video – I did not realise the lens was broken at the...
Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8 update – Resolved !

Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8 update – Resolved !

Today I got a call from the camera store which handled the repair case for me. Nikon repaired the lens and acknowledged the warranty case- I got the lens back without further comment. I tried to inquire about the nature of the defect, but the repair protocol simply...

Defect 24-70mm f2.8 Nikkor lens – update

An update with nothing to report, but I felt like creating some content in the blog. Still no news from Nikon about the lens. Either I will find a cost estimate this week in my mailbox or Nikon will repair the lens and send it back, which will be in another 2-3 weeks....
Defect eBay 24-70mm lens – update

Defect eBay 24-70mm lens – update

It’s a week-end full of grief and despair later because of the defect lens I got on eBay (24-70 f2.8 Nikkor with a supposedly bent inner tube => zooming not possible) I exchanged a couple of emails with the seller. It was an eBay classic: Seller claims the...
Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8 update – Resolved !

Another defect toy :-( – A potential eBay disaster

(Why “another” in the title ? Remember my Iphone4 battery problem ?) In an adventureous maneuver I exchanged some lenses. I sold my 17-55mm f2.8 on eBay and bought a 24-70mm f2.8 lens instead. I got the 24-70mm yesterday. It is only half a year old, came...