I'm NOT knocked out with RX100M2

Started May 5, 2014 | Discussions thread
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Re: Trying to impress us?
In reply to knox, May 6, 2014

knox wrote:

I bought a RX100M2 last week and so far I am completely underwhelmed. As a photographer I shoot analog Hasselblads, Nikon F100, Nikon D3 etc etc . . and have been carrying around a Rollei 35SE or the F100 in a messenger bag. I decided to get something smaller to carrying around in a coat pocket on my motorcycle rather than the Rollei or F100 in the bag . . . After some research I bought the Sony. I'm actually thinking about getting rid of it after using it for a few days. Yea I don't expect it to take shots as good as my main cameras but I just find the images rather bland and with the cliche sterile, 'pocket camera' digital 'look'. I bought it for a good deal at $548 otherwise I would have waited for the M3 to see what the upgrades are. I hate looking at an LCD to take photos and the add-on electronic viewfinder is too expensive to add to a camera when the images are just mediocre. I could deal with the regular viewfinder 'somewhat' if the images knocked me out. Maybe I expected too much. I admit I have not 'woodshedded' with it and got deep inside all the settings yet as I have been really busy . . . Is that where I will find the so called 'magic' everyone is talking about or did I just expect too much?

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Knox

HI,  in automotive lingo

I drive a Mercedez on mondays, BMW onTuesday, Jag on Wednesday, Audi on Thursday, Limo on Friday.

Ferrari on Saturday, Lambo on Sunday, Veyron on holidays.

I heard good things about the Honda S2000but frankly I'm not impressed.

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