SX50...not "the" camera?

Started Feb 27, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: SX50...not "the" camera?
In reply to dzyg, Feb 27, 2013

dzyg wrote:

...and I don't want to have issues this summer when I stumble upon a fawn or something like last summer...

I stumbled upon this young buck and tracked him through the deep shadows of the woods as he kept avoiding me. As he broke from under the tree line into the brightly lit field, he was trotting and so was I as my SX50 captured this single shot image:

As he came to the next tree line, he stopped to graze in the dappled sunlight, so it was much easier to capture this image, even though he was so far away that I needed the 1.5TC (1800mm equiv.) to frame the handheld image:

The SX50 is a camera that takes practice and good technique to get the best results. If you're interested, I've shared some of my thoughts on using the camera here:

Techniques for sharp pictures with the SX50

and my full review of the camera here:

SX50 Mini-Reviews Christmas Special - Did you find your new camera under the tree?

Hope you find them useful,


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