Brutally honest review of the EOS M.

Started Nov 26, 2012 | Discussions thread
Rick Knepper
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My brutally honest review of every compact camera released to date.
In reply to EngineSkull, Nov 29, 2012

They suck. For me. Interchangeable or otherwise. For a variety of reasons. For me, stepping down to an APS-C or smaller sensor ain't never going to happen. But isn't that what most reviews are - personal opinion?

Sony got close with the RX1 but a fixed prime lens @35mm is too restrictive. I'd rather see a 24mm lens and crop it to taste than have to shoot two images and stitch. A zoom covering at least 28mm to 50mm would be better but probably wouldn't work on a FF sensor that is supposed to be in a compact package.

By the way, I like this reviewer.

EngineSkull wrote:

Nice to see someone being honest about this camera. It's a flop, and I can't figure out how Canon justified releasing it. Awesome video, though.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5PJoV9UQ8FE

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