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What is your shutter count?

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by bongestrella, Jun 25, 2012.

  1. bongestrella

    bongestrella Mu-43 Veteran

    404
    Sep 2, 2011
    Mechanicsburg, PA
    Okay so..I purchased an e-pm1 as a backup to my em-5 and really, to try some timelapse photography. I fully expect this to increase my shutter count tenfolds, and I'm totally fine with that. After all I got it so cheap and don't really intend on selling it.

    So just out of curiosity, just for fun, what is your shutter count? :)
     
  2. mr_botak

    mr_botak Mu-43 Veteran

    222
    Dec 4, 2011
    Reading, UK
    David
    I'm at 6053 on the e-pm1 since November. 60/40 split between the legacy and native lenses.
     
  3. phrenic

    phrenic Mu-43 All-Pro

    Sep 13, 2010
    Last I checked I was at 7500 or so on my E-P1. Probably less than half that on my G1. Guess I won't be wearing out the shutter any time soon..
     
  4. dixeyk

    dixeyk Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Aug 9, 2010
    I just cycled through several bodies recently so I'm pretty new on all counts...

    E-P1 about 800
    GH2 about 600
    GF2 about 150


    ...of course that's not gonna last very long
     
  5. bongestrella

    bongestrella Mu-43 Veteran

    404
    Sep 2, 2011
    Mechanicsburg, PA
    How long have you had those? I got my em-5 2 months ago and after maybe 7 days of continuous shooting I'm already at over 2k actuations!
     
  6. dcassat

    dcassat Mu-43 Veteran

    272
    Nov 16, 2011
    Cloverdale,CA
    6750 (mostly landscape) on E-PL2 since Sept 2011.
     
  7. dixeyk

    dixeyk Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Aug 9, 2010
    E-P1 arrives in a few days, the GF2 about 2 weeks and the GH2 about a month. I average about 5K images over a three month period in the Summer (double that if I manage to get some traveling for pleasure in), but we've had and absolutely horrid Spring here in the NW so I haven't been shooting much the past few months (I have been horse trading...hence the new bodies).

    That said 2K images in 7 days is pretty darned impressive. I shot 3800 on a three week trip to Spain and I thought I was going a little crazy with that. You're doing around 300 a day. :bravo-009:
     
  8. Brianetta

    Brianetta Mu-43 Veteran

    438
    Sep 5, 2010
    North East England
    Brian Ronald
    In under two years my E-P1 has passed 13,500 on the shutter counter.
     
  9. drewbot

    drewbot Mu-43 Top Veteran

    702
    Oct 21, 2011
    Toronto, ON
    Gf1 - 11,350
    e-m5 - 3987
     
  10. jyc860923

    jyc860923 Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Feb 28, 2012
    Shenyang, China
    贾一川
    Over 7 thousand in five months, am I killing the gf3?

    Sent from my HTC Incredible S using Tapatalk 2
     
  11. Jman

    Jman Mu-43 Veteran

    475
    Apr 20, 2011
    Columbus, OH
    I think I'm at around 5,500 on my E-M5, and around 7K on my GX1. My GH2 had about 22,000 when sold.
     
  12. fredlong

    fredlong Just this guy...

    Apr 18, 2011
    Massachusetts USA
    Fred
    Does any one know how to check the count on a G2?

    Fred
     
  13. Mikefellh

    Mikefellh Mu-43 Top Veteran

    939
    Jun 7, 2012
    Toronto, Canada
    E-M5 #1 517
    E-M5 #2 105

    Think I have around 8000 on my E-3, E-330, and E-300.
     
  14. MajorMagee

    MajorMagee Mu-43 All-Pro

    Feb 24, 2011
    Dayton, OH
    My original E-PL1 = 6,198
    The E-PL2 = 3,628 (was 1,795 when I bought it)

    Works out to 16.5 pictures a day.
     
  15. dhazeghi

    dhazeghi Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Aug 6, 2010
    San Jose, CA
    Dara
    Only 6800 on my E-PM1. Guess it's been a busier year than I hoped. Not sure if I can make it to 10k before 'up'grading...

    DH
     
  16. fredlong

    fredlong Just this guy...

    Apr 18, 2011
    Massachusetts USA
    Fred
    I found it!
    My G2 has been powered up 2362 times and the shutter count is 6852. I got it about 14 months ago.
     
  17. recasper

    recasper Mu-43 Regular

    185
    Feb 12, 2012
    Alameda, California
    Just over 7800 on the E-M5 ... Got mine at the end of April.
     
  18. dennisk

    dennisk Mu-43 Regular

    110
    Jul 4, 2011
    Bay Area, California
    Dennis
    E-PL3 over 9 months.
    Shutter count: 3430
    On/Off: 975

    I was surprised at how many times the camera was turned on.
     
  19. anttie

    anttie New to Mu-43

    3
    May 9, 2012
    Just got a new black body OM-D E-M5, haven't had time to try it out yet but checked the counters.

    Shutter count: 22 (apparently they do try it out at the factory)
     
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  20. micz87

    micz87 Mu-43 Regular

    103
    May 8, 2012
    EU
    Nikon D90 ~8950
    Panasonic G3 ~1600 but sonn will befar more as I have just finished academic year :)