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Ralph Ernesti
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When I got into taking photo's it was to get a few shots of our sons wedding.
As it worked out the camera I got in a package deal had no Movie mode.
People made comments about this to me and it never bothered me in any way that this mode wasn't there.

Over time I have changed to more updated camera's and each one of them have had Movie Mode.
Honestly I have never used this feature of the camera. I just want to take photo's nothing else.
For me if I wanted to do movie I would have bought a particular thing to do that.

If I could buy a camera today and if you sat 2 camera's side by side and they were of equal features
but one had Movie Mode and the other never had it. I would take the one without Movie mode.
I just don't like this never have never will.

I think they have said the new A5 or A6 will be coming out with no Movie Mode in it.
If this is true and it has the same as this one I have now (a7ii) I will do my best to get one of them.
 

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