Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2015/10/24

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Subject: [Leica] Light tripods and electronic first curtain
From: wildlightphoto at (Doug Herr)
Date: Sat, 24 Oct 2015 23:04:17 -0700 (GMT-07:00)

Frank Filippone wrote:

>Which brings up a really dumb Sony A7 question.....
>If you can either turn on or off the first shutter electronic curtain, why
>would you EVER want the first curtain to move?  Why not ALWAYS use the
>electronic first shutter curtain?
>Ie, what do you lose in electronic first shutter curtain?

With non-native lenses it results in uneven exposure at shutter speeds 
faster than 1/1000 sec.

Doug Herr
Birdman of Sacramento