UPDATE: Panasonic GH3 Intervalometer Problem

UPDATE 2: Firmware released by Panasonic has now fixed this problem.  You can download the update at http://panasonic.net/avc/lumix/pressrelease/gh3_lens_firmware/

UPDATE: (March 1, 2013): Panasonic has confirmed the intervalometer bug and will soon be issuing a firmware fix, which should make the GH3 a fantastic camera for timelapse!

We are discussing this issue in the forums.  From the original article (February 13, 2013):

The GH3 is a wonderful camera. And it has great potential for use as a timelapse camera once a few issues get sorted out.  For a lot of timelapse, people will use an external intervalometer or motion control rig to control the shutter release on the GH3. But when shooting a static shot, or shooting a hyperlapse, the intervalometer built into the GH3 is the best solution. Or at least it would be… if it worked correctly. It doesn’t.

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