leica's new touch-screen interface - do you like touchscreens?

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leica's new touch-screen interface - do you like touchscreens?
3 months ago

Ah... about 7 years ago some of us were waxing-poetic with the popular "what features would your dream camera have" question.  As I remember I met some stiff resistance by suggesting that I'd like a larger screen with a touch-screen interface.

http://www.dpreview.com/forums/post/26042587

now leica has taken just that route with their new "T" camera.  a 16:9, 3.7" screen that controls the access to all menu items.

http://www.dpreview.com/previews/leica-t-typ701

I don't think this makes me "right" or anyone else "wrong" - opinions are just personal preferences. Doubtless some will still think this is a horrible approach -  but I'm wondering now what people think now of cameras with touch-screen interfaces (to be fair Leica certainly isn't the first.  Most camera phones and many P&S have them already).  Gloves were mentioned in being a problem before, but most gloves sold today have capacitive-touch coatings on the fingertips anyway.

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