Real Life Review – Live View AF Revolution with the Canon 70D?

Screen Shot 2014-01-23 at 2.06.03 PMIf you know anything about Samantha and I, you know one thing for certain, we are slow and careful about upgrading our cameras. Sam still shoots with a four-year old Nikon D300s and I have an ancient Canon 1ds Mark III ( six plus years old). Unless there is compelling reason to do so, we stick with out cameras for a long time. It makes more sense to invest in quality lenses than to update our camera bodies at every upgrade of our chosen model. Most camera body upgrades are cosmetic and with no real creative advantage to the photographer. Also I have been burned too many times in the past buying the latest model only to find serious issues with the camera (mostly with auto-focus with –ahem!–a certain brand). Sam and I vowed to carefully test over a long term any new camera we might be interested in. Hence this review. MORE…