what's mirror lockup?

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  1. slickhare

    slickhare TPF Noob!

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    someone explained it to me before, but i can't quite remember how it works now...
     
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    It locks the mirror up so that you can get in to clean the sensor behind it...
     
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    The most important role of a mirror lock-up feature is that it will enable you to take time exposures without the slap of the mirror, which creates vibrations.
     
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    Mirror lockup: What happens after the mirror has been arrested.
     
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