Re: [OM] OT: the Nykon "compact" won the competition

Subject: Re: [OM] OT: the Nykon "compact" won the competition
From: Chris Barker <ftog@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 2 Nov 2010 07:28:23 +0000
Thanks, Chuck.  Yes, it does.  The shutter speed was pretty low (1/17s) and 
there was a breeze moving the grass and the branches.  Add to that my hand 
movement and I think that that explains the softness.

I have no excuses . . .


On 1 Nov 2010, at 21:48, Chuck Norcutt wrote:

> I love the composition but the image strikes me as pretty soft.  Does 
> the original look like that?
> Chuck Norcutt
> On 11/1/2010 2:11 PM, Chris Barker wrote:
>> I plumped for the "compact" Nykon, in the end.  I looked at the G12,
>> the LX5 (to replace my LX3) and the P7000.  I decided that I didn't
>> want an articulated screen and that it was worth going for a camera
>> that had the right shape (the P7000 is taller and shallower than the
>> G12) and which had a good lens range combined with a decent zoom
>> action.  I decided not to worry about the reported slowness of RAW
>> save, since my LX3 is not much quicker and it doesn't bother me.
>> But it makes me a little sad that Olympus doesn't have a contender
>> for the all-in-one serious camera.
>> A sample of my first day's shooting is at:
>> http://threeshoes-photo.blogspot.com/2010/11/nikon-coolpix-p7000.html

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