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M43 Shutter Shock Revisited OMD-EM5

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by AndrewS, Sep 5, 2012.

  1. AndrewS

    AndrewS Mu-43 Regular

    May 12, 2012
    I have previously reported on the issue of shutter shock with the Panasonic GH2 and a selection of lenses. I have now published a new review of shutter shock affecting the Olympus EM5 and two Olympus lenses. You can read all about it at Camera Ergonomics The aticle covers testing procedures, results, discussion of causes and suggestions for reducing the problem. Happy reading.
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  2. Bhupinder2002

    Bhupinder2002 Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Hi Andrew
    Thank you so much for this article . I read it and it's quite insightful and helpful .
  3. Mikefellh

    Mikefellh Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Jun 7, 2012
    Toronto, Canada
  4. LeoS

    LeoS Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Aug 6, 2012
    Because Andrew is the original author of that article? :) 
    A thread merge may be in order...
  5. meyerweb

    meyerweb Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Sep 5, 2011
    Interesting, but his "ultimate solution" of a global electronic shutter introduces issues of it's own. Google "electronic shutter and blooming", or maybe "image sensor and blooming."

    It sounds like shutter manufacturers need to come up with better damped shutter mechanisms.
  6. arad85

    arad85 Mu-43 Veteran

    Aug 16, 2012
    Nice work and very enjoyable read (I've subscribed to your feed too now - some interesting stuff there).
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