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Old June 27th, 2013, 05:43 PM   #1
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Metabones flickering with my FS700

I just got my Metabone speedbooster. I haven't tested it outside just indoors. I noticed that when adjusting the iris wheel in a high contrast scene for example in my living room where it's dark with bright light coming through the window I get flickering in the image. I rented a speed booster a week ago and didn't notice any flickering outdoors. Is anyone else having the same problem is this normal?
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Old June 28th, 2013, 11:34 AM   #2
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Re: Metabones flickering with my FS700

I figured out the problem it has to with the Green or Advanced operation modes. There'a a small button towards the button of the adapter that I didn't notice. I turned on the camera then mounted the adapter to camera while depressing the button as explained on their metabones website and tada!. You don't need a lens on the adapter while doing this although it helps to prevent smudges. When rebooting the camera you'll need to mount the adapter again to avoid flickering.

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