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Which eye do you use?

Poll Results: What is your dominant hand and which eye do you look through the viewfinder with?

 
  • 59% (36)
    Right handed, right eye.
  • 31% (19)
    Right handed, left eye.
  • 4% (3)
    Left handed, right eye.
  • 4% (3)
    Left handed, left eye.
61 Total Votes  
post #1 of 26
Thread Starter 
Just out of curiosity, which eye do you use to look through the viewfinder with?

I'm right handed and right eyed even if my right eye is slightly weaker than my left. But hey, that's what the diopter is for right?
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post #2 of 26
I use right hand, right eye predominantly, but will switch to left eye if leaning way over to the left to get a shot. I do keep both eyes open as it helps me track subjects (mostly with wildlife), when using a long lens.

Rich
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post #3 of 26
Right handed, right eye for me. I normally shoot with my left eye open, especially at the track.
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post #4 of 26
I meant right hand, left eye
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post #5 of 26
Right hand, right eye.
     
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post #6 of 26
Right handed, Left eye. I have no idea why.
post #7 of 26
Right Hand-Right Eye, most of the applications at my disposal that require this configuration would end in an injury if I where to use my left eye. Iron sites are difficult with the left eye, you can never get your face in a comfortable position.
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post #8 of 26
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by TFL Replica View Post
Right handed, Left eye. I have no idea why.
I've always wondered, is it awkward when shooting like this?

I mean, I'm sure you're used to it but has your right hand ever got in your way? As in have you ever hit your nose on accident with the bottom of your palm or anything?
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post #9 of 26
Right hand Right eye. Pee with my left...lol
post #10 of 26
Pure lefty here.
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