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#1 Sandra Lim

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Posted 06 February 2007 - 05:55 PM

Hi there,

I was wondering if anyone could provide me with some information regarding the eyepiece or viewfinder of this camera model. My camera's eyepiece seems to be fused into one position and I can't adjust the rings. Does this affect my overall abilty to focus the camera?

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#2 Matthew Buick

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Posted 06 February 2007 - 06:16 PM

No, ont at all, the focussing id done with the lens, the 1014E is a very fine camera.
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#3 Joseph Winchester

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Posted 07 February 2007 - 12:30 AM

Not entirely true, matthew.

The eyepiece has a diopter, which is the ring that is fused on Sandra's camera.

Sandra, hopefully the diopter in it's fused state is focused for your eyes well enough to see through the viewfinder. If it looks fuzzy or overly-sharp, then you'll have issues seeing throught the finder well enough to focus properly.

Perhaps a shot of WD40 on the ring?

Good luck.
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#4 Sandra Lim

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Posted 07 February 2007 - 05:23 AM

Thanks (Joseph and Matthew)

I'll give the WD40 a try and tweak it a bit more to see if I can get it to move.

Thanks (Joseph and Mathew)

I'll give the WD40 a try and tweak it a bit more to see if I can get it to move.


Edited by Sandra Lim, 07 February 2007 - 05:23 AM.

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