Re: [OM] (OM) Ten more rose photos

Subject: Re: [OM] (OM) Ten more rose photos
From: "Carlos J. Santisteban" <zuiko21@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 5 Mar 2010 10:48:57 +0100
Hi John and all,

From: John Hudson <OM4T@xxxxxxxxxxx>
>...but is it a split screen or image?
>A magnified view just addresses the problem experience by less than
>perfectly sighted people.

That's right for an optical viewfinder, but any electronic VF has limited
resolution (pixels!) and magnified view is a definite improvement.

I have recently purchased the accessory EVF for my GF1... I know it's of
rather poor resolution, but does the trick as a framing device _with_ all
the information. However, the REAL advantage (and the reason I bought it) is
the increased _steadiness_ -- the eye-nose-hand triangle is definitely much
better than holding the camera like a P&S at nearly arm's lenght.

I haven't had any problems focusing very fast manual lenses with it, but the
MF assist function is a must -- not necesarily with the back LCD.

Carlos J. Santisteban Salinas
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