In Defense of the DSLR

Started Sep 23, 2013 | Discussions thread
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paulkienitz
paulkienitz Veteran Member • Posts: 5,204
Re: The film SLR was great, too

Draek wrote:

PDAF is fast, CDAF is accurate. And yes, for most people the speed of modern cameras' CDAF implementation is more than good enough -- and mixed-focusing cameras like the E-M1 are bridging the small gap that remains with surprising celerity

And in all likelihood, the camera that leads the way to show how it'll be in the future is the 70D, which means that in a fairly real sense, today's best mirrorless camera has a mirror.

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