E-M5 - click

Started May 22, 2012 | Discussions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
Regular MemberPosts: 108Gear list
Re: I guess you're hearing the sensor move
In reply to texinwien, May 22, 2012

If you remove the lens and look at the sensor you can see that it is mounted in a metallic frame. Keep the camera upright and switch it on - the sensor shifts a little upwards.

Do the same thing with the camera upside down - the sensor shifts in the opposite direction compared to the camera upright.

This shows that the sensor is loose in its mounting when the camera is off. When you switch it off you can here a small click, also when shaking the camera in the off mode.

Perhaps not a good habit to do that!


 Melte's gear list:Melte's gear list
Olympus PEN E-PL3 Olympus OM-D E-M5 Sony a6000 Sony Alpha 7R II Panasonic Lumix G 20mm F1.7 ASPH +15 more
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow