Camera owners who have lost or broken their lens are often unable to repair lens assembly. For ensuring that your lens works correctly and lasts for a long time, doing the procedure correctly is vital. This step-by-step guide will give you the tools you need to build a new lens.
Step 1: Gather the necessary equipment. To get a new lens, a lens cleaning cloth, a lens jack, a tissue, and a lens cap, you will need a new lens.
Step 2: Positioning the camera on a level surface. With the correct side facing up, make sure that the lens is oriented properly.
Step 3: Firmly hold the lens in place and gradually unscrew the lens cap. When doing this, be aware not to scratch the lens.
Step 4: Gently wipe the lens clean cloth on the lens and gently wipe it off. Make sure that all dust and rubble is removed from the lens.
Step 5: Use the lens wrench to loosen the lens screws. These screws will hold the lens in position and should be loosened in a clockwise direction.
Step 6: Gently remove the old lens from the camera body after the screws are loosened.
Step 7: Use the new lens in the camera body and tighten the screws with the lens wrench. Make sure that the screws are tightened in a clockwise fashion.
Step 8: Attach the lens cap to the camera and make sure it is securely attached.
Step 9: Use the lens cleaning cloth and a tissue to clean it. Make sure that all dust and rubble is removed from the camera.
Step ten: Test the lens to see if it’s working properly.
Following the steps detailed in this article, you will be able to build a replacement lens with confidence. Make sure you take your time and be extra careful when handling the lens as any damage to it will prevent it from functioning properly.