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Thread: F3 shutter

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    Quote Originally Posted by resummerfield
    Doesn't the F3 default to 1/80 for the first 2 or 3 "shots" after the back is closed? I think it's so the shutter will NOT take 30 sec to close if the cap is on, when you would be winding a fresh roll.

    It does, 3 shots after closing the back.

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    Wow, so many hidden details :-). BTW I didnít have film on my camera I was just trying to very if I could get 8sec exposure in auto mode. And yes, I tried more than 3 times. Thanks again.

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    Iíve got up to 8min 46sec exposure time in auto mode. Thatís a long exposure. Thanks everybody to help me solve this small mystery.

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    Who knows maybe the designers stated a conservative limit of 8 sec.s so that users would consciously take into account film reciprocity

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