Flat lens for Lumix G1

8 months 1 week ago #664403 by EEHoliday
I have the 7Artisans 25 mm F1.8 manual lens that fits nicely into place on my old G1 but the camera says that the lens is not attached correctly. The Amazon description claims that the lens is compatible with the G1.

Other lenses are fine on this camera. There is not an issue there. 

What is the most likely issue? 7Artisans? Is it worth trying another manufacturer? I see a Meike F1.7 which is also listed as compatible with the G1. Is it worth a shot or is the camera just too old? 


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7 months 4 weeks ago #665961 by Ozzie_Traveller
G'day EEH

Try this...
Go into the SETUP menu and set "activate shutter without lens" option to 'yes'

Hope this helps
Phil from the great land Downunder
www.flickr.com/photos/ozzie_traveller/sets/


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