A&P Can you shoot through the display on the back instead of looking...

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  1. FusionZ06

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    Through the viewfinder?
     
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    argh...
     
  3. hash browns

    hash browns lolcathlon champion OT Supporter

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  4. Derrict

    Derrict No, I am not Amish OT Supporter

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    Since these guys probably won't answer it ... simply put, no. It's the same reason why you can't shoot video on an SLR.
     
  5. You have a DSLR right? :mamoru:

    Take it to the camera shop, tell them your LCD is broken and the only way you can take pics is to look through the viewfinder, and then ask if you can get a replacement FTW :big grin:
     
  6. 00soul

    00soul halfsharkalligatorhalfman

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    depends on the camera
     
  7. Yardsale

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    I bought a 1ds mark II so I could shoot through the LCD :nx:
     
  8. FusionZ06

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    Yes I have a D50 :hsd:
     
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    00soul halfsharkalligatorhalfman

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    menu and scroll near the bottom for activate the LCD display
     
  10. FusionZ06

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  11. Derrict

    Derrict No, I am not Amish OT Supporter

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    Nikon crew lolzor
     
  12. Pineapple Devil

    Pineapple Devil beat it!

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    I put a 5mm drill bit all the way through the middle of the screen.. has the nice pinhole camera effect when you look through it.
     
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    yeah, you have to upgrade to the newest firmware though like 1.35, make sure your batteries are charged before you do the firmware upgrade though or :Ownedd:
     
  15. IntheWorks

    IntheWorks windin film.. takin pics Moderator

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    I think I just read today that Olympus is coming out with a DSLR with a live view display.
     
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    no dude..depending on you who ask its either a feature or a drawback
     
  17. SenenCito

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    I think its the e-330 IIRC its a real nice idea, it uses two sensor, one for live view and one for normal pictur taking
     

  18. What's this you say?? The Dell dude got arrested for pot on the moon!?!
     
  19. natelam

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    I think older version of the E-330 has a 30s B+W live preview, they use the prism design that was originally part of the E-10/E-20 (had one - LOVED it).
     
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    whats funny is my mom asked the same thing when she got her d70.
     
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    "this this IS digital....right?"
     
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    Yes, Canon 20Da allows you to do this.
     
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    I was at a car meet a few weeks ago and some guys were handing me their P&S's to take pictures for them. They were looking at me like :wtf:




    I forgot about the whole screen thing :bowrofl:
     
  24. SLED

    SLED build an idiot proof device and someone else will

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  25. :rofl: :rofl:
     

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