Does anyone have experience using the optional electronic viewfinder (DMW-LVF1) for the LX5? I've run across the "disappearing LCD in sunlight" problem... Is it worth the purchase, and what do you think of it? The optical VF won't do, as it's only configured for "24mm".
I'd like to have my photo appear in my profile, as well as in the forums. After saving the settings, a message comes up indicating the "file upload failed". How do I address this, and should I be doing something else for a proper upload.
Thanks in advance,
Well... finally, I acquired the Panasonic/Lumix LX5. I'm very happy with its overall performance -- takes some getting used to, as I'm accustomed to handling a much bigger camera (Canon F-1N). Nonetheless, it's a sweet little thing (and my wife likes it, too).
My issue is this...
I'm new to this forum; have been reading posts and articles by its members for awhile.
Normally, I shoot b&w film (35mm and 4x5), but am now looking for a compact to carry around all the time. It needs to be something my wife can use, as well (my apologies, gals... I'm not...
Typically, I'm a film photography (35mm and 4x5). Have had a Canon 10D in the past, and now exploring digital compacts to carry around for everyday use (family snaps, travel, etc.).