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looking into a new camera, but not to sure
10 years ago, February 12th 2009 No: 1 Msg: #62943  
B Posts: 83
i have an olympus that is slowly fading away, so i was looking to upgrade before i go back overseas in october ... i am pretty open to suggestions?? Reply to this

10 years ago, February 12th 2009 No: 2 Msg: #62944  
I have a Canon PowerShot G9, which is absolutely fantastic. The quality of photos and range of settings and options is just as good as an SLR, but it is half the size. I read a dozen reviews before buying it and didn't find a single negative aspect.

Not many of the photos on my blog are taken with it though, so follow the links on TravelBlog's camera guide for examples of pictures taken with it.

J. Reply to this

10 years ago, February 18th 2009 No: 3 Msg: #63443  
Ryan,

Its pretty dependent on what you're looking for in a camera. As Jon suggested above the Canon G series is an awesome series of point-and-shoot cameras. They function almost as well as DSLRs do but are considerably more portable. If you don't want something that expensive a lot of users here have had great luck with other canon point-and-shoot cameras and Panasonics as well. Sadly Nikons, Samsungs and other brands can be hit and miss. Some are better than others. There are bunches of sights that do camera reviews. I would suggest looking them up on Google and doing some research for yourself! Bets of Luck!

Mike T. Reply to this

10 years ago, February 18th 2009 No: 4 Msg: #63464  
B Posts: 83
Thanks for the input... I will probably go with the G Series, i have not seen any bad reviews for it. Reply to this

9 years ago, January 3rd 2010 No: 5 Msg: #98200  
N Posts: 7
nice to meet
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