Need For Articulating LCD On 6D MKII

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Peter Marchant
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Re: Also Need for 24Mp APS-C sensor
In reply to Habemus_Canon, 5 months ago

Habemus_Canon wrote:

It has wi-fi. And with a smartphone or tablet and DSLR Remote or similar software you can use your smartphone as a remote with live view and touch screen shutter release. No cables needed. No weather seal to break. Complete 1000% articulation. Detachable. Remotable. It's a zillion times better than an attached articulated screen. Sent the live view to your Google Glass heads-up view for an even better solution if you are a Google Glass beta tester and can get one of those.

Certainly not if you see an opportunity that won't wait!  The prospect of faffing around getting your camera out and adjusted with one hand and fumbling around for a smartphone (hoping it won't take 20 seconds to load the right app) with the other hand!  No thanks - I'll take the camera with articulated screen any time.  Another advantage of the reverse-folding screens such as that on the 70D is their in-built protection from the scratches and scuffs suffered by exposed fixed screens.

Peter

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