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My Canon 28-135mm IS lens seems to have broken internally. If I try to turn the lens (as in, to manually focus it), it jams before setting to the largest aperture. Moreover, there appears to be a metal object-- a hinge, perhaps?-- stuck inside of it. What do I do?


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This lens is a very popular focal length and still a "current" lens it's worth getting an estimate from a repair facility. It sounds as if the aperture blades have come apart, possible just worn out but I find that hard to believe after the more then 150,000 actuation I gave mine.
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