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#1 Sailjunkie

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Posted 22 April 2019 - 12:43 PM

A sad reminder that these cameras are advertised as weather resistant; not waterproof:

 

https://nikonrumors....ikon-d850.aspx/


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Posted 22 April 2019 - 02:30 PM

Very sobering Mark...I usually don't worry about rain ...but :wacko: :unsure:


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Posted 22 April 2019 - 03:58 PM

Thats painful!

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Posted 24 April 2019 - 12:50 AM

I am always concerned with moisture. Rain coats on cams. My thought is that water can get into the cracks of the moving parts on lenses.


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Posted 24 April 2019 - 02:58 AM

Wow!  Interesting read, Mark... guess I've been very lucky so far!

 

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Posted 24 April 2019 - 11:57 AM

I am always concerned with moisture. Rain coats on cams. My thought is that water can get into the cracks of the moving parts on lenses.

 

Good point.  I also use low-cost camera covers and micro-fibre cloths.  :)


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