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02-20-2017, 12:14 AM   #1
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Mirror Lockup on PZ-1p (confusion)

On photo.net a few folks stated that the PZ-1p had mirror lockup.
Here on the forum the camera review sheet states no mirror lockup.

I just bought a used PZ-1p and the manual says nothing about mirror lockup.

Does the PZ-1p have mirror lockup?

If it does, how is it implemented?

-- Danmirror

02-20-2017, 02:31 AM   #2
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FWIW, Back in 2012 one member "Pioneer" suggested there is mirror lock up control (sort of) for this camera, It is implemented by setting the drive mode to 2 second timer. The mirror will flip up when you press the shutter while the shutter does not actually fire until the 2 second timer runs down.

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02-20-2017, 04:58 AM   #3
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Yep, it operates like modern Pentax DSLRs - set the timer, press the button and the mirror flips up as the timer starts.
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thank you

That is great news. Thank you so much.

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