A visit to the repair shops of most camera makers always proves to be quite costly. Even a look-see into the camera that you bought from them can cost you a bunch of precious dollars, especially when those warranties run out.
Thatâ€™s why articles like this one from instructables.com is always welcome. It gives the user detailed instructions, with photos, about how to repair a stuck lens on Panasonic FZ5.
Itâ€™s not for the faint of heart, of course. But for the many do-it-yourselfers out there, this is a welcome thing.
And with proprietary camera repair costs shooting through the roof, we should have more of this.