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An identical series was shot with the 24-megapixel Sony A7, which has an electronic first curtain—zero vibration.
The Leica 280mm f/4 APO-Telyt-R has the most robust tripod foot of any ~300mm range lens on the market (though it itself is discontinued). And so we might expect minimal vibration issues. But the issue really revolved around the length of the 'rig' and the way the vibration propagates through. A robust tripod foot is a plus for several reasons, but it does not eliminate shutter vibration.
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