Monopod Question

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ikolbyi Contributing Member • Posts: 629
Monopod - No. Tripod-recommended

enginemike wrote:

I have read, at least in the Panasonic world, that one needs to switch off lens stabilization when mounted to a tripod. Would anyone know if this stricture applies to a monopod mount?

Thanks

Monopod, no - leave IS still enabled because their is still movement.

Tri-Pod, it is generally recommended to switch IS off , because the IS will be working to stabilize when it is not needed. Unless you have the camera fixed to a gimbal where it allows movement.

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