Dual rear button focusing is a technique available to mid- and high-end Canon DSLR and mirrorless camera users, where multiple buttons can activate the AF system using slightly different configurations. This technique allows users to rapidly adapt to changing configurations with only the press of a different button, instead of having to reconfigure the entire […]
In the first part of this series, I looked at some of the theoretical aspects of UI design and some of the bigger picture concepts. This time, I’m going to look at the evolution of Canon’s film SLR UI as it developed into their earliest DSLRs and how those designs became the stepping stones for […]
Part 1 of the a multi-part series on the evolution of the interface of DSLR and mirrorless cameras. This part focuses on the theoretical and philosophical design philosophies rather than specific cameras and changes.