We have discovered that many of the Olympus E-PL3 cameras are being shipped with firmware version 1.0. This creates issues with the focal plane shutter. We have addressed this issue on our Tip of the Month. http://www.jackandsu...ofthemonth.html
Hope this helps.
Jack and Sue www.jackandsue.com
Edited by drafahl, 17 April 2012 - 09:47 AM.
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