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Broken glass on the lens

The camera fell from the table and the glass cover in front cracked. There is another smaller glass deeper in the lens cavity which is fine. i tried to unscrew the cracked glass but the piece seems to be snapped into its position. Is this repairable?

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Are you kidding? A camera lens are a group of various lenses inside. I don't think it's repairable, but I'd say take it to a local photography store and you can get free advice. I think I understood you, but anyone would have to see the damage in person. From here, I'd say you are in bad luck...it's a goner. Also cameras are not designed to take a big fall like that. There is probably more damage than just the lenses.

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