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In article <p50807$h4j$1@dont-email.me>, sms<scharf.steven@geemail.com> wrote:

> No one thought mirroless would displace SLRs so quickly but the size and 
> weight advantages proved irresistible for a) non-studio photography 
> (where size and weight don't matter) and b) sports, and wildlife 
> photography where continuous auto-focus performance is better with the 
> SLR, and an optical viewfinder is preferred. But for other professional 
> use, like weddings, the size and weight advantages of mirrorless systems 
> are overwhelming.

mirrorless has not displaced slrs. not even remotely close.

<https://petapixel.com/2017/02/16/cameras-captured-winning-shots-worl...
ress-photo-2017/>
  In terms of camera system used, DSLR cameras were behind 88.8% of 
  the winners, mirrorless cameras had 5.55%, and other types represented
  another 5.55%.

maybe one day they will. not today.