OIS on 42.5mm 1.7 panasonic not working

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Jan Schubert

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OIS on 42.5mm 1.7 panasonic not working

PostTue Feb 20, 2018 4:47 am

Hi.

I have a bit of a weird behaviour with my panasonic 42.5mm 1.7 lens and i was wondering if anyone else had this kind of problem before.

When i start filming with this lens attached then the OIS is not working.
I figured out by just slightly re-attaching the lens when bmpcc is running, then the OIS seems to work.

I guess it must be a lens problem cos i couldn`t get this issue with any other lens.

Could that be a typical issue for a broken lens? Apart from that, the autofocus is pretty slow as well and can`t really focus for most of the time.

Thanks
Jan
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Denny Smith

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Re: OIS on 42.5mm 1.7 panasonic not working

PostTue Feb 20, 2018 5:28 pm

OIS only works on the Pocket camera while the camera is in record mode. Also check,the lens and camera contacts for anymwear, dirt or damage.
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Denny Smith
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