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Monofocal or Multifocal lens replacement?

Discussion in 'Open Discussion' started by noelh, Jul 18, 2011.

  1. Vision issues have developed due to a cataract. Right eye, the dominate & shooting eye is scheduled for cataract lens replacement. Have been spending too much time reading everything I could find about the pros & cons of multi. vs. mono focal lens replacements. Could not find any info regarding which lens replacement would be the better choice for photography.

    From what I have read one of the advantages of mono-focal lens is better contrast detection and higher visual acuity. But at the loss of close distance acuity if you opt for distance & maybe intermediate distance vision can the diopter correction of the GF-1 LVF-1 & evf of the G2 deal with the loss of close vision accommodation? Or do you need to where readers?

    Prefer to use an EVF over the lcd screen for composing & focusing the image. For those of you who have had lens replacement which lens option from your perspective has been the "best" relative to visualizing images through an evf?
     
  2. snkenai

    snkenai Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Sep 5, 2010
    I wear trifocals and have no trouble using g1 evf with diopter adjustment.