General information


Welcome in our webshop

Secondhandcamera.nl is a webshop (no physical store) buying and selling second hand photo equipment, collectibles and vintage items. We are based in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Viewing and/or pick-up is possible, however on appointment only.

It is also possible to trade in items.

We participate in several photographica fairs in the Netherlands and abroad and sell on Ebay.

Ordering and payment

Place your order by sending us an e-mail in which you mention the item. We will than send you the invoice showing our bank details (IBAN) for payment by bank transfer.

We ship by registered insured mail.

Shipping rates for parcels up to 2 kilograms:
Netherlands: Euro 9,20
Europe: Euro 16-24 (depending on destination/value)
Rest of the world: Euro 35-50 (depending on destination/value)

For heavier items other rates apply. In that case, please contact us.

We sell margin goods only. This means that the margin scheme applies. VAT is included but will not be stated on the invoice.

All prices are subject to typing errors and/or price changes.

Returns

In accordance with EU rules for distance-selling, you have the right to return a product.

If you want to do so, you have to inform us within 14 calender days after you have received the product. In that case, please contact us by filling in our contact form or by sending us an e-mail.

You must return the product in the same condition as it was received, not used or altered in any way. Customer pays the shipping costs of returning the goods.

Grading the products

All our items have been tested and are technically OK.

Lens elements are free of scratches and/or fungus. If not, it will be explicitly mentioned in the description.

In order to describe the condition of our products, we use the following definitions:

Condition Description
Mint No signs of use or wear, like new
Excellent (Exc) Minor signs of use or wear
Very good (VG) Less than average signs of use, condition better than average
Good (G) Signs of normal use, average condition
Fair (F) More than average signs of use

An additional  +   (plus)  means: fractional above the indicated condition.
An additional  –  (minus) means: fractional below the indicated condition.

Warranty

Category Description
Occasion 3 months warranty
Vintage Warranty will be defined per item and agreed before purchase

Items older than 50 years are considered as vintage. Because of the age of these items, is it not always possible to guarantee the precise working of shutters, diaphragm or other functions. When a problem arises we will off course try to solve the matter in a satisfying way. Common sense will then be the keyword.

Privacy

We respect your privacy.
When you place an order, we off course need your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address and payment details.
We use this information only to fulfill the order.
Your information will not be provided to third parties.