Quote Originally Posted by cliveh View Post
I have one of these, as I thought it the best Nikon ever made. Because it has a shutter speed of 1/4000 I am using it to try and get a panning shot with a distorted wheel like Jacques Henri Lartigue. But don't yet know if this is possible.
Your FM2 with the high shutter speed of 1/4000 does have a vertically travelling slit but since it has 1/200 (fm2) flash sync speed and that means the shutter curtain travels very fast and reducing the distortion you wanted to almost none.