Tamron Cameras - Answered Questions & Fixed Issues


Set up focus point using autofocus, then set camera to manual focus before attaching filter, and be careful not to move focusing ring.

Tamron Cameras • Answered on Jan 22, 2020 • 94 views


First, I'm not a TAMRON Tech. * Check your warranty and call for service. * Ah, Found this on you tube. (VERY Technical!) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9dvQmVAhK0 * Strongly suggest you have this lens serviced. Aloha, ukeboy57

Tamron Cameras • Answered on Jul 02, 2018 • 87 views


You'll need to send it to a lens repair service. Do not attempt to disassemble the lens yourself; you'll only make the problem worse and may damage the lens beyond repair.

Tamron Cameras • Answered on Apr 13, 2018 • 191 views


Clean the camera / lens contacts with a lint-free cloth

Tamron AF... • Answered on Jan 16, 2018 • 170 views


hi, clean the camera contacts also , change the firm ware of the lens , hope this helps

Tamron 28-300mm... • Answered on Dec 17, 2017 • 152 views


Check you have not switched camera t manual focus...if it's on auto then try changing various focal lengths to see if it kicks in....if it does intermittently you may have a cracked flex cable...this eventually happens with long throw lens because the cable gets weaken as it stretches and closes.It is also possible the ribbon became dislodged at the Circuit board just behind the mount.

Tamron 75-300mm... • Answered on Nov 21, 2017 • 130 views


Bad lens. But go to camera shop with lens just to confirm.

Tamron 18-200mm... • Answered on Sep 07, 2017 • 111 views


Use the settings that will give you the best exposure / shutter speed / focus

Tamron Cameras • Answered on Aug 27, 2017 • 41 views


Try cleaning the lens and camera contacts gently with a lint-free cloth

Tamron 17-50mm... • Answered on Jul 30, 2017 • 123 views


Could be that the electrical contacts on the lens / body need gentle cleaning - try that.

Tamron AF... • Answered on Jul 22, 2017 • 72 views


This is called flare or ghosting, and can occur if the lens element or filter needs a (GENTLE) clean. It is also made worse by the angle of the lights - if the light is in the picture, there is a strong chance of flare. Try taking the photographs at an angle to the track, rather than from almost directly head on - this will mean the lights do not shine directly into the lens.If you use a longer lens from further away, it may also mitigate the effects of this.

Tamron SP... • Answered on Jun 23, 2017 • 101 views


change your VR unit

Tamron 18-250mm... • Answered on Jun 15, 2017 • 97 views


When using a TC, as the perceived focal length increases and the aperture falls off, AF struggles to work except in very bright light.

Tamron Autofocus... • Answered on Jun 09, 2017 • 1,697 views


This is a bit off the wall, I know, but have you contemplated taking the drastic step of getting the lens mended ?

Tamron Cameras • Answered on May 29, 2017 • 48 views


Tele convertors on their own do not focus - that is achieved by the lens. Are the lens contacts clean and correctly aligned with those in the camera ?

Tamron Cameras • Answered on May 15, 2017 • 174 views


This lens is probably ruined anyway, before you began your DIY attempts. Take it to a repair facility, but be prepared for a hefty bill, even if they will countenance attempting to repair it.

Tamron 28-75... • Answered on May 10, 2017 • 160 views


Go to the tamron site and find the nearest repair centre to you location

Tamron Cameras • Answered on Oct 29, 2016 • 243 views


err !. clear the lens contact. what to do sir ?

Tamron 70-300mm... • Answered on May 07, 2016 • 371 views


I know this is a shot in the dark, but have you cleaned the afore-mentioned contacts, both on the lens and the camera, using s clean dry lint-free cloth ?

Tamron Af 18-270... • Answered on Jan 27, 2016 • 111 views

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