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We are using the manfrotto MVR901EPLA. And the zoom in doesnt work when connected to the camera. It will only zoom out. How can we fix this or is the handle broken ?


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We are using the manfrotto MVR901EPLA. And the zoom in doesnt work when connected to the camera. It will only zoom out. How can we fix this or is the handle broken ?


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