Why are DSLR bodies bigger than film era SLR?

Started Jan 7, 2012 | Discussions thread
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GMack Senior Member • Posts: 2,928
Re: Why are DSLR bodies bigger than film era SLR?

Viewscreen and controls on the back make for a lot of it. The DSLR ones are getting pretty big to show more stuff like histograms and other info and menus. Not needed with 35mm film.

Mack

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