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Panasonic Lens on Olympus EPL-3 eliminates jello effect on video?

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by CX5, Mar 10, 2013.

  1. CX5

    CX5 Mu-43 Regular

    Jan 23, 2013

    I have seen jello effect on Olympus EPL-3 on youtube. If I use Panasonic lens IS, will ths eliminate jello effect on video?
    My second question is does Panasonic lens IS provide better stablization in video than Olympus inbody IS?
    Thanks for any help in this regards as I am planning to buy EPL 3 or maybe EPL-5.
  2. dhazeghi

    dhazeghi Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Aug 6, 2010
    San Jose, CA
    The Panasonic lens will provide better IS for video. However, the overall 'jello' effect has to do with the way they implemented to rolling electronic shutter, so changing lenses won't fix it.
  3. CX5

    CX5 Mu-43 Regular

    Jan 23, 2013
    Thank you

    Thank you for letting me know, really appreciated.
  4. msatlas

    msatlas Mu-43 Regular

    Feb 5, 2013
    Madison, WI
    Sometimes the IBIS can make the jello effect more pronounced. I get somewhat better results turning it off. A stabilized lens won't help the jello effect per se, but it will help stabilize the image.
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