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We take great care in buying in equipment.

To make sure we give you as close as description of the item condition, this is what we look for and how we categorise it's condition.

AS NEW

Requirements:

  • Indistinguishable from new
  • Full working order
  • No visible wear or scratches
  • No dust or fungus
  • No additional markings & odour free
  • Smooth zoom/focus movement (Lenses only)
  • Digital cameras with shutter count typically below 500
  • Item is supplied complete with all accessories and in original box

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MINT

Requirements:

  • Full working order
  • No cosmetic marks
  • No dust or fungus
  • No additional markings & odour free
  • Smooth zoom/focus movement (Lenses only)
  • Digital cameras with shutter count typically below 5,000
  • Item is supplied complete with all accessories and in original box
  • Film cameras - Light meter checked and operational
  • Film cameras - Light traps checked and passed test
  • Film cameras - Wind on mechanisms tested and operational
  • Film cameras - Shutter speeds fully operational
  • Film cameras - New batteries fitted

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EXCELLENT++

Requirements:

  • Slight signs of use
  • Full working order
  • No obvious cosmetic marks
  • No dust or fungus
  • No additional markings & odour free
  • Smooth zoom/focus movement (Lenses only)
  • Digital cameras with shutter count typically below 10,000
  • Film cameras - Light meter checked and operational
  • Film cameras - Light traps checked and passed test
  • Film cameras - Wind on mechanisms tested and operational
  • Film cameras - Shutter speeds fully operational
  • Film cameras - New batteries fitted

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EXCELLENT+

Requirements:

  • Some signs of use
  • Full working order
  • Some cosmetic marks but no dents or scores
  • No dust or fungus
  • Odour free
  • Smooth zoom/focus movement (Lenses only)
  • Digital cameras with shutter count typically below 20,000
  • Film cameras - Light meter checked and operational
  • Film cameras - Light traps checked and passed test
  • Film cameras - Wind on mechanisms tested and operational
  • Film cameras - Shutter speeds fully operational
  • Film cameras - New batteries fitted

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EXCELLENT

Requirements:

  • Obvious signs of use
  • Full working order
  • Some marks, slight scratches and strap and/or tripod marks
  • No dust or fungus
  • Odour free
  • Smooth zoom/focus movement (Lenses only)
  • Digital cameras with shutter count typically below 25,000
  • Film cameras - Light meter checked and operational
  • Film cameras - Light traps checked and passed test
  • Film cameras - Wind on mechanisms tested and operational
  • Film cameras - Shutter speeds fully operational
  • Film cameras - New batteries fitted

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GOOD

Requirements:

  • Heavy signs of use
  • Full working order
  • Has deep marks and clear signs of wear and tear
  • No dust or fungus
  • Smooth zoom/focus movement (Lenses only)
  • Digital cameras with shutter count typically below 100,000
  • Film cameras - Light meter checked and operational
  • Film cameras - Light traps checked and passed test
  • Film cameras - Wind on mechanisms tested and operational
  • Film cameras - Shutter speeds fully operational
  • Film cameras - New batteries fitted

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AVERAGE

Requirements:

  • • Heavy signs of use
  • • Partially operational
  • • Deep marks or dents
  • • Slight dust or fungus
  • • Digital cameras with shutter count over 100,000

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EXPECTED ACCESSORIES TO BE SUPPLIED

Values may be reduced if any of the below are not supplied with goods that are being sold to CameraWorld

Camera Body:

  • • Official manufacturer battery
  • • Official manufacturer charger (for UK Mains Supply) 
  • • Official manufacturer neck strap
  • • Body cap
  • • USB/Firewire cable
  • • Audio/Visual cable
  • • Software
  • • User guide/manual
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Lens:

  • • Lens caps
  • • Lens hood (where applicable)
  • • Case (where originally supplied)

A reduction of any given quotation may occur if accessories are not supplied.

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