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On article 2015 Roundup: Interchangeable Lens Cameras $500-800 (276 comments in total)
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caver101: "Single control dial" is unfair as a criticism. The dial is a button-press, too, which switches between two functions (e.g., in A mode, between Aperture and Exposure-compensation).

This is much easier that moving hands/fingers between two separate dials -- and is surely a Pro, not a Con?!

Mike

Pentax has a control dial for the fore finger and one for the thumb. No moving from dial to dial and no button to press

Link | Posted on Jan 7, 2016 at 18:05 UTC

Most of the current apparently successful camera retailers in the UK appear to be smallish local brick and mortar shops who have developed a strong online retail operation and through that have developed the volumes that allow them to undercut companies like Jessops who have a nationwide brick and mortar presence. I think if Jessop had pushed the online more then they may have been OK; statements like the girl who said 'I have a fantastic camera on my iPhone' does not help though - fanstastic for what, Facebook - that is probably all she needs it for

Link | Posted on Jan 10, 2013 at 23:54 UTC as 20th comment
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