Why are there no cameras with viewfinder on the right?

Started Oct 18, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Nigel Wilkins
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Re: Why are there no cameras with viewfinder on the right?
In reply to John Pennington, Oct 18, 2013

I would imagine left eyed people are in a minority, so the manufacturers don't want to start catering for you & increasing their costs for the minority.

Maybe with the advent of EVF's someone will eventually design a camera where it can be positioned on the right if you choose. Having said that, many modular cameras in the past had the opportunity to provide grips & controls for left handed people, but never took the opportunity.

It's all about demand & profit.

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