Hot Lenses... Ouch!

Discussion in 'Lens Lust' started by yamo, Jul 26, 2007.

  1. yamo

    yamo

    Jun 28, 2007
    Santa Cruz, CA
  2. Those look like Canon lenses... Sad...
     
  3. Jonathan P.

    Jonathan P.

    177
    Jul 10, 2007
    Appalachia
    According to the article they lost at least two Canon 300mm f/2.8 lenses. Also looked like there might have been a 200mm f/4 in the debris.
     
  4. Donzo98

    Donzo98

    Nov 10, 2005
    Merrick, NY
    I wonder if they would be covered under warranty.... can you imagine walking up to the counter at Nikon and saying

    "Hey my lens isn't working right!! No... I didn't drop it. I have no idea what happened to it." :eek::eek:
     
  5. I shed a tear...:frown:
     
  6. i'm sure they'll be fine!
     
  7. imageswest

    imageswest Guest

    Probably those darn Sony batteries again... :eek:
     
  8. Ghunger

    Ghunger

    303
    Apr 2, 2007
    Seattle, WA
    I'm sure Reuters has plenty of insurance for things like this. It's still sad to see though. Quite the ordeal though, re-routing the entire Tour de France for them and all. :eek: Luckly no one was hurt.
     
  9. Faceman

    Faceman

    260
    Aug 19, 2006
    LI, NY
    Better Canons than Nikons.
     
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