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Broken/clipping shutter? 1/4000, 1/3000

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M10 just a few months old.


Shutter suddenly started clipping 70% of image at 1/4000. 


Also looks like it's not quite getting out of the way at 1/3000, either. 


Is this common? Back to the factory?


Samples attached. 

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Have you upgraded the firmware to the latest? I know they listed a fixed bug as black images at short shutter speeds.


Just a wild guess...


Aaaaaaand. Fixed.




I had just upgraded firmware at the start of July.


I don't really keep on track of these forums / Leica news, so the idea that there might have been even newer firmware never crossed my mind. 


Between issues like this and the recent TL bricking kerfuffle with the Visoflex … Leica should probably thoroughly review their software shipping pipeline.


I mean, it's cute, in that it makes Leica seem like a quaint bumbling little village cobbler, but seems out of character for a purveyor of precision instruments. 


Many thanks again. 

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