Zoom problems GL2

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    • #45053
      AvatarjayPDX
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      I shoot legal videos with my GL2. My Zoom grip just stopped working during my shoot today. My Zoom handle also stopped working. AND, during recording, the zoom automatically went wide and I couldn’t adjust. Anyone have any ideas?

    • #187809
      AvatarAnonymous
      Inactive

      Have you checked it since the shoot? I am thinling you could have had some infrared source messing with the camera. If it still doesn’t work, email Canon tech support for ideas. It may have failed, but eliminate all possible variables first.

    • #187810
      AvatarjayPDX
      Participant

      I have checked it and it still doesn’t work. I will go into menu-camera set-up and set my zoom speed and I can get the Zoom handle to work sometimes but the zoom grip is dead. Just checked it this morning and both are not working.

    • #187811
      AvatarjayPDX
      Participant

      I have checked it and it still doesn’t work. I will go into menu-camera set-up and set my zoom speed and I can get the Zoom handle to work sometimes but the zoom grip is dead. Just checked it this morning and both are not working.

    • #187812
      AvatarAnonymous
      Inactive

      Will it zoom with the remote?

    • #187813
      AvatarAnonymous
      Inactive

      Also check to see if the lock is off. I just got mine, and nothing on the grip would work until I turned the lock off.

    • #187814
      AvatarAnonymous
      Inactive

      Hi,

      I just experienced the same problem. During a shoot my zoom just started zooming by itself.

      Then I couldn’t get it to zoom out, then when it did it just didn’t do anything. I had to send it in to Canon,

      it was my GL2. Now $252 later it’s working fine. The reason was vague. They said the internal component was inoperative. So they replaced it.

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