E-P3 mechanical IS sound... is it a problem?

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by Henry, May 26, 2012.

  1. Henry

    Henry Mu-43 Regular

    Apr 24, 2012
    When I take long exposure with my E-P3 IS on, it makes strong mechanical sound. Looks like IS is going bezerk...
    When I turn off the IS, obviously, sounds disappear..
    I thought the camera turns off IS during long exposure...
    I tested my E-PL1 and it is okay...

    Is it a problem?