Wife might buy me an E-P3 to replace E-P2, but is it a step down in some ways?

Started Nov 13, 2012 | Discussions thread
offriver
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Re: Wife might buy me an E-P3 to replace E-P2, but is it a step down in some ways?
In reply to baxters, Nov 14, 2012

One thing to note about the E-PL* and E-PM* series that I personally don't like is the size and aspect ratio of the LCD screen.  These models fill the screen in 16:9 ratio.  If you shoot anything else then the image is pretty small and has black bars at the sides.  The E-P2, E-P3, and E-M5 have the 3:2 ratio screen.  It makes a difference being able to see what's in focus... or not

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