RX1 vs. Canon 5D iii

Started Jun 13, 2013 | Discussions thread
sean lancaster
sean lancaster Veteran Member • Posts: 7,326
Re: As the father of two grown kids......

EduPortas wrote:

Another strong factor you have to consider is viewfinder you'll be shooting through

with each camera. 5D iii has and optical one; with the RX-1 you are stuck with

the electronic screen on the back and even if you buy the accessory viewfinder ($$$)

it will still only be an electronic one.

The RX1 also has an optional optical VF, fwiw.

Having used both systems, I heartly recommend you stick to an optical viewfinder

if you are shooting things that move fast.

Why not consider the 6D? Just a thought...

That's my thinking as well. My concern is the OP is already leaving the DSLR behind here and there. So, the RX100 (or update) might be the most appropriate. Hmmm.

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