J'Accuse - Why Do Camera Makers Produce Flawed Products?

Started Mar 27, 2012 | Discussions thread
Andy Westlake
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Re: Not possible
In reply to Mako2011, Mar 27, 2012

Mako2011 wrote:

Not possible I think. In the history of manufacturing of all types, there has never been a flawless product produced.

Might be worth reading Michael's essay before rattling off quick refutations - he's not talking about making cameras flawless, just avoiding really glaring operational flaws. Personally I couldn't agree with him more; some design decisions that camera manufacturers make are inexplicable, and no brand is entirely exempt from criticism.

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