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Re: Pen EP1 now arrived with 14-42 and 17mm pancake lenses

Originally Posted by crimbo View Post
how noisy is the shutter?
compared to other Oly cameras you have access to
It's definitely more quiet than an E-System DSLR. It's also quieter than the Panasonic G1, itself fairly quiet. But neither are sileny by any means. There is a firm shutter action sound, just not very high in volume. You can alo feel the shutter action through the hand gripping the camera.

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