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Canon PowerShot S100

Announced Sep 15, 2011 •
12 megapixels | 3 screen | 24 – 120 mm (5×)

I love this camera for a small still camera. Personally I think they could have made it a little bigger and given it more telephoto capabilities. You can't really fit in a pocket so, to me, you might as well make it a little bigger, easier to hold, more room for lens, etc.. But its nice to have the f2. That does, however bleed off very quickly as you move from wide to telephoto. The fuji x10 holds a wide aperture better across focal lengths. But, typical for Canon (and my taste), the ...

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I'm disappointed to see that Canon has removed the short cut button from the S100, a change from its predecessors the S90 and S95. I use an S90 with a Canon underwater housing primarily while scuba diving. The camera is capable of taking remarkable underwater pictures without a strobe! This is possible by resetting the custom white balance for every change of depth and lighting condition by simply pressing the short cut button and pointing the lens at a white dive slate. How easy that ...

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