My camera eventually ended up with severe scratches on the original plain matte focusing screen.
eBay currently offers:
- an exact replacement for $20.45
- one with a 180° split image rangefinder for $37.80
- another with a double 45° split and microprisms for $21
Which one would likely be the most effective for my use?
My usage of relatively slow zooms (up to ƒ:5.6) would support a matte only model, my personal preference claims the 180° one but its significantly higher price relatively to the 45° one coupled with the fact I often switch between portrait and landscape orientations would suggest the latter…