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Old 06-14-2011, 07:23 AM   #1
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P&S cameras

Hey folks, im in need of a new digital camera (read: not DSLR), but reading on the internet on which is best or what to look for is quite confusing. If anybody can recommend a good forum that discusses these types of cameras and what to look for in getting the best suited camera it would be appreciated.

my requirements:

- reliability
- low light photos/videos
- best photo clarity (optical zoom?)
- best optical zoom without loss to photo quality in daylight or low light environment
- SD card
- anything over 2 gb of on board memory
- one that is close to 35mm lens
- low to no shutter lag
- panaramic photo
- video: HD, 720 im fine with but.. is 1080 a must have?
- batteries? AA or compact battery (dont like propreity models)
- slim, compact, and can fit in pocket nicely
- most of all... BEST BANG FOR THE BUCK

Ive researched and the top rated for the above is the Panasonic LX-5, ZS7, and the canon S95. Any alternatives like samsung, Lg that is comparable to the three mentioned? any other recommendations? Im willing to spend between 200-350. thanks in advance!
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Old 06-14-2011, 09:11 AM   #2
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Look into the Canon PowerShot ELPH 300-HS

http://www.digitalreview.ca/content/...S-Review.shtml
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Old 06-23-2011, 02:39 PM   #3
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I was going to suggest a couple canons, and the ELPH 300 was one. However, I have a Nikon, and a Canon here for you. I like the Nikon, but the canon I think, would be just as good.

http://www.nikon.ca/en/Product.aspx?m=32113

http://www.canon.ca/inetCA/products?m=gp&pid=4690
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