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09-25-2016, 10:31 AM   #1
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Shutter releases very slowly

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I bought my Pentax KS2 less than one year ago. It's been working fine up until about a month ago when I noticed that the shutter won't release when I press the button or will release very slowly (I have to keep the button pressed for longer than 1-2 seconds until it releases). Sometimes it releases normally, but most of the time it doesn't.

What could be causing this? Thoughts on how to fix it?

Many thanks!

Andreea

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Could it be that you've inadvertently switched to 2 second timer mode?
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Could it be that you've inadvertently switched to 2 second timer mode?
Hi Mike

No, it's not that

Like I said...sometimes it works properly but most of the time it doesn't.

Thanks for the suggestion though

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If you have set the shutter to 'focus priotity' in the menu, the camera will wait for focus confirmation before releasing the shutter. Could it be that?

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