New happy S100 user

Started Dec 18, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Absolutic
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New happy S100 user
Dec 18, 2012

I have had my S100 for about 6 days, and so far it is meeting my expectations, which is very exciting.

I did try S90 when it first came out and was very unhappy with both picture quality and autofocus speed.  I thought I would never like anything in that same line, however, I decided to give S100 a chance and I am glad I did.   I had Sony RX100 earlier this year, but sold it, just did not love it.

What I'd like to see improved would be:

1) brighter lens at tele end:  Panasonic LX3/5/7 and Olympus XZ1 and XZ2 are doing it, which means it is possible to some extent;

2) spring flash like on Sony RX100, or Panasonic GF series, or Olympus EPL1/2 which can be bounced by pulling and holding it with a finger;

3) the af is still pretty slow, but getting there.

 Absolutic's gear list:Absolutic's gear list
Canon EOS 5D Mark III Canon EF 100mm f/2.0 USM Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM +2 more
Canon PowerShot S90 Olympus PEN E-PL1 Olympus XZ-1 Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3 Sony RX100
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