Frame counter mystery

Larry Colen lrc at red4est.com
Tue Aug 29 12:23:09 EDT 2017



Gonz wrote:
> Hmm, but that only accounts for 6 lost frames no?  Or perhaps it skips
> other 000 instances, like from 999 to 001?

d'Oh!


I wonder if bracketing in Live View would do it.

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> On Sun, Aug 27, 2017 at 7:18 PM, Larry Colen<lrc at red4est.com>  wrote:
>> One of my many quirks is to set my "name field" on my camera to be my
>> initials, and then a digit that represents how many times the 10,000 counter
>> has turned over. On this last trip both cameras that I brought "rolled
>> over". In the process of reconciling the file names I noticed that the last
>> image file was 20170827-LRC61567 while the metadata said the shutter count
>> was 61507. My first thought was that with LV images the shutter would only
>> open once per set of frames rather than once per frame.  But that was wrong.
>>
>> When the counter rolls over, it goes from 9999 to 0001, skipping 0000. The
>> sixty "lost" frames were 10000, 20000, 30000 ...
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