GM1 + 1.7/20 + OVF

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martin0reg
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GM1 + 1.7/20 + OVF
2 months ago

Like many others I am missing a hot shoe on my GM1. Not for flash but for an optical viewfinder...

For my 1.7/20 I had put a olympus VF-1 on my old GF-1, the angle of the viewfinder is originally for 17mm - but it is seems to be barely wider than the angle of the 20mm (for a 17mm it must be very shallow) and therefore it is very useful to me.

Here is my solution for the GM1: fixed with a sort of high-tech velcro called "3M Dual Lock":

Not as stable or precise as a hotshoe - but more stable than I expected...it will definitely not fall off...actually I can grab the camera by the VF.

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