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Crisol Registered since 15th Apr 2013Tue 16-Apr-13 12:47 PM
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Barcelona, ES
          

>For focus, I would expect only the screen to help. However,
>I do question the quality of a $25 screen, as opposed to
>http://www.katzeyeoptics.com/item--Nikon-D3100-D3200-D5100-Focusing-Screen--prod_D3100.html
>
>I have the Hood Loupe, and it works great for viewing the LCD
>is bright light. But for focus, the LCD will only show you
>how well or poorly you did after the fact.
>
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>Joseph K
>Seattle, WA, USA
>
>D700, D200, D70S, 24-70mm f/2.8, VR 70-200mm f/2.8 II,
>50mm f/1.4 D, 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 VR, 18-70mm f/3.5-4.5 DX
>

>
Thans for your recommendation. It really look like katzeye is a better option, but it doesn´t seems reasonable to spend $200 on a $400 camera body, that why I asked for a cheaper focus screen. Once I get a D7100 (I hope in one o two years), I might consider it reasonable.

  

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