E-PL2 lens problem

Discussion in 'Help and Feedback' started by beng, Mar 6, 2012.

  1. beng

    beng New to Mu-43

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    Mar 6, 2012
    hi guys! i think i have a problem with my lens. when i zoom my camera to its fullest and then press the shoot button the lens is producing a sound then the screen turns black and it says "Please check the status of a lens". i already tried resetting the lens but it didnt work. does anyone here experienced this problem or is there already an existing topic about this problem? i hope you can help me with it. thank you in advance!!:smile:
     
  2. kanipandian

    kanipandian New to Mu-43

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    Jan 8, 2012
    I too face the same issue.. When i zoom from 35 to 42 i face this issue.. Some one plz help..
     
  3. dhazeghi

    dhazeghi Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Aug 6, 2010
    San Jose, CA
    Dara
    What kind of sound does it make? Is there any play between the lens and body? You can try cleaning the lens contacts, but it doesn't sound good.

    DH
     
  4. kanipandian

    kanipandian New to Mu-43

    7
    Jan 8, 2012
    Issue happens when the camera tries to focus the object. I could hear the sound of motor inside the lens..
     
  5. ybbe

    ybbe New to Mu-43

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    May 23, 2012
    i experienced the same problem too when i zoom to 35-42 mm...is there any way to fix this problem?