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changing lenses on the D800


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"RE: changing lenses on the D800"

jamesvoortman Silver Member Nikonian since 06th Sep 2004
Mon 25-Mar-13 05:01 PM

I agree switching off is probably best practice but I have no doubt the lens and camera designers knew that people will forget from time to time so if diligent they would have designed accordingly.

I did once have a problem with D70 or D200 and my 80-400D VR.... dismounted the lens while VR and metering was active and the camera froze up. I had to remove battery, replace it and then do a reset to factory defaults before it would work again. Subsequently with other lenses I occasionally forget and it has not caused any problems that I know of.

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