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A focal plane shutter causes vibration, whether the camera is mirrorless, a DSLR or a rangefinder. There are mitigation strategies.
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Types of cameras and their shutters
With a DSLR, this vibration is masked by mirror slap, but once the mirror is locked up, the shutter vibration remains an issue with longer lenses.
With a rangefinder having a focal plane shutter (e.g., Leica M Typ 240), making sharp images with certain setups involving moderate telephoto lenses is provably difficult with the R-adapter M and even short telephotos.
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