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The Videomaker Guide to Video Production, 5th Edition by Videomaker

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1 Cameras Need Lovin' Too: Camera Maintenance and Cleaning

Brandon Pinard

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As a videographer or photographer, you might have multiple lenses and filters that you lug around wherever you go and change whenever the shot requires their use.

Over time and even with proper storage and care, your gear begins to wear out from use. It is always good to maintain your equipment well, by properly cleaning and storing it before and after you use it.

Body Care

The first part to address in caring for your camera is the largest part of your camera: the body. While the body collects the majority of dust and debris particles from the air, it is a ...

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