A new patent was filed by Panasonic Japan showing a new hybrid camera viewfinder. The viewfinder will be capable to collect information from the camera like the focal length. The viewfinder could be connected to the camera through the cameras hot shoe.
- The viewfinder features optical zooming that works in parallel to the cameras zoom range.
- Built-in EVF display panel with image frame
- Automatic parallax correction
- Automatic switch between OVF and EVF when the angle of view is beyond the zoom range
Fuji’s X series cameras are still using the first ever built fuji’s hybrid viewfinder.