Having problems with your Nikon D90 Digital Camera with 18-105mm lens ?
Nikon 18-105mm lens
\015 The lens mount is made of plastic and easily sheared off. I am not rough on equipment and never use force. I had to replace a brand new camera kit. If I buy any more lenses, I will avoid plastic mounts if at all possible.\015
That's one of the differences between professional and amateur lenses. Of course, the cost is also different.
Similarly, amateur cameras have polycarbonate bodies while pro cameras have magnesium bodies.
Similarly, amateur cameras have polycarbonate bodies while pro cameras have magnesium bodies.
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