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People obliterated rental cameras and lenses during the solar eclipse, despite warnings

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Will people ever learn?

A camera rental company found their cameras and lenses damaged, despite warning users not to point their cameras directly at the sun during the solar eclipse that occurred last month.

Online rental shop LensRentals told renters that solar filters had to be attached to lenses to protect them and camera sensors during the eclipse.

Naturally, some people didn’t listen.

Here are the results, from burnt shutter systems:

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To damaged sensors:

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