Anyone had S100 with fluttering/woodpecker sounds in video?

Started Mar 29, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: Anyone had S100 with fluttering/woodpecker sounds in video?
In reply to PanaNewbie, Jun 1, 2012

Man, this seems to be a very very weak camera build wise ...I hear and see more problems after a month of use than probably any camera I know of ...ashame

PanaNewbie wrote:

For the first 2 months the S100 was flawless, great photos, great video, etc. Then the other night started taking a video and it seemed to have trouble focusing and made a tick-tick-tick-tick sound, strange. Sounds the exact same as this person's youtube video clip:

Almost sounds like a woodpecker is trapped inside of it.
Sent it off to Ontario for a fix/replacement, so we'll see what happens.

Anyone else have a similar issue, and if so, was a part simply replaced or?

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