E-PL1 lens problem when I turn off.

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by mauro, Jul 31, 2012.

  1. mauro

    mauro Mu-43 Regular

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    Jun 26, 2012
    near Venice, Italy
    Hi, I have found this problem on my e-pl1 with lenses where the front lens moves when focusing (like the 17mm pancake and 14-42 kit).
    When I turn off the camera, the front lens stay out, it don't return in rest position. I tried with different batteries bue the problem remain.
    Has anyone had this problem?
     
  2. Mikefellh

    Mikefellh Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Jun 7, 2012
    Toronto, Canada
    You want to look for the menu option for "Reset Lens" and turn it ON.

    On the EM5 it's in GearA -> Reset Lens.
     
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  3. EP1-GF1

    EP1-GF1 Mu-43 Veteran

    312
    Apr 12, 2011
    Brilliant thought there - and I just checked on my E-PL1 and it's the same location in the menu.
     
  4. mauro

    mauro Mu-43 Regular

    145
    Jun 26, 2012
    near Venice, Italy
    Thank you very much Mikefellh, it work!
    Translation of olympus menus to Italian is bad, "lens reset" is translated to completely different words...