A7iii (Sony mirrorless in general) artifacts in EVF

Started Apr 28, 2018 | Discussions thread
OP Ken Ross Contributing Member • Posts: 957
Re: A7iii (Sony mirrorless in general) artifacts in EVF
1

The Davinator wrote:

It's the lower rez EVF of the a7iii. All EVFs have their quirks.

Actually, when I was researching this, I found numerous complaints from A7Riii users too. So it seems endemic to Sony mirrorless EVFs. Despite the higher rez of the EVF in the A7Riii, the same complaints were voiced by a number of people. IMO that significantly mitigates the advantages of the higher rez EVF in the A7Riii. Interestingly, when I use my GH5 for stills, I don't see this issue at all.

But If you shoot a lot of 4K video as I do with the A7iii, you'll find the issue disappears when using the EVF for video. So something weird changes in the way information is displayed in the EVF in stills mode vs movie mode.

 Ken Ross's gear list:Ken Ross's gear list
Sony RX100 VI Panasonic GH5 Sony a7 III
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow