Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Announced Sep 17, 2012 •
12 megapixels | 2.8″ screen | 24 – 1200 mm (50×)
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I do a fair amount of travelling so I take photos of exteriors (i.e., cities, buildings, etc) and interiors (inside churches, museums, etc.). I'm looking for a good P&S camera in the $300 to $400 price range. I've narrowed my list down to: COMPACT CAMERAS: CANON POWERSHOT S120CANON POWERSHOT S95CANON POWERSHOT SX260 HSCANON POWERSHOT SX700 HSPANASONIC LUMIX DMC-LX7PANASONIC LUMIX DMC-ZS20PANASONIC LUMIX DMC-ZS40PANASONIC LUMIX DMC-ZS50S SLR-LIKE (BRIDGE) CAMERAS: CANON POWERSHOT SX50...
I just got a Canon SX50 to replace my Canon SX240. I wanted a big zoom to capture indoor sports shots using the burst mode. Burst mode is important because if gives more flexibility to capture the a good action shot. However, I am little disappointed because a lot of the pictures are blurred. I checked the specs on the pictures and noticed some are being shot at 1/15 shutter speed. I am sure it is because the camera is automatically adjusting the F stop at 5.6 and the shutter speed at 1/15...
I'm found about some issues about SX60 HSSX50HS better IQ than SX60HSSometimes wrong focus when high level zoomLosing focus at some colorsSometimes bad measure exposure (also related to washing color?)More hand shaking than SX50 HS when high level zoomI expactation resolve some issues after firmware updateHow was SX50 HS?SX50 HS had similar issues before firmware update?
As a fairly new user of a Canon Power Shot SX50 HS, the manual illustrates the location of a "Diopter adjustment dial" at the left edge of the viewfinder. I cannot locate a description of what that does anywhere in the manual. Can you explain that to me? Thanks.....