Camera industry in crisis? Thought provoking article.

Started Mar 13, 2014 | Discussions thread
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Bhima78 Senior Member • Posts: 1,925
Re: Camera industry in crisis? Thought provoking article.
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Graham Hill wrote:

Sangster wrote:

My 2 cents on why mirrorless cameras aren't catching on is price for bodies, lenses are too high for the market.

I agree. Mirrorless cameras are dramatically overpriced for what they offer.

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For the mass market, this is mostly true. Although there are "bang for the buck" gems in mirrorless out there such as the Oly PM2 that has 2 lenses for $400.

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