You’ll probably have noticed that your camera has an LCD screen on the back of the camera body for the Live View function, as well as a viewfinder.
But which one should you be using and when?
Is one better than the other?
The answer is that each has a correct time and place in your photography, and if you’re using the wrong one at the wrong time, you’re likely hurting your images.
In this guide, we’ll take a look at viewfinders vs. LCD screens to help you understand the technology behind both.
Here’s what we’ll cover:
- What is a viewfinder?
- Is an optical or electronic viewfinder better?
- Pros and cons of using a viewfinder
- What is an LCD screen, and what is Live View?
- Pros and cons of using Live View on an LCD screen
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