Originally Posted by Ian
Haha! That's a highly personal point of view
But what made you go with Canon in the first place? I've been through various brands over the years...
price basically. tried a mates 10d at a rally, was highly impressed. decided i could do with a dSLR to replace the dimage 5. the 10d was the cheapest decent quality dslr at the time, therefore went down the canon route. having now got several grands worth of EF mount glass i don't really want to trade it in for another brand, especially as the lenses i do have are a known quantity re sharpness etc and suit the stuff i shoot.
so, whatever body i were to look to in the future, it would need to be compatible with the arsenal of lenses i own as i don't want to start again. so, yes, highly personal, but to me, a valid point.
just imagine where we'd be now body-wise if lens mounts were universal....