Canon S120 Powershot - outstanding

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Anthony Bodcare Junior Member • Posts: 38
Canon S120 Powershot - outstanding
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After having an S95 for years till a friend had an accident with it and then to an S110 which i sold. I finally got my hands on the limited edition S120. I have been very particular about the low light capacity since the S95 CCD was good in this area.

I am proud to say the S120 low light capacity is outstanding. So much so that in some of the dimmest rooms i could swear we used a flash so i kept using it and it blows the S95 i loved away.

i am so glad i went for this little beauty over the RX 100. Amazing little camera with excellent reults. Great series.

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Molsal Regular Member • Posts: 142
Re: Canon S120 Powershot - outstanding

I'm just glad that someone is at last happy with the performance of the 120. I love all it's eay to access features,the touch screen with all it's functions particularly touch and hold the right edge of the screen to change the function of the front control ring. The build quality is fantastic, close up work is pretty good, but I take mainly landscape, and woodland pictures ,and the 120 is lacking for this, so I returned mine and bought an Rx100 for less money.

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OP Anthony Bodcare Junior Member • Posts: 38
Re: Canon S120 Powershot - outstanding

Great... yes i was looking at the RX but i do like the S120 pocketness as well.  all good. happy snappers.

Molsal wrote:

I'm just glad that someone is at last happy with the performance of the 120. I love all it's eay to access features,the touch screen with all it's functions particularly touch and hold the right edge of the screen to change the function of the front control ring. The build quality is fantastic, close up work is pretty good, but I take mainly landscape, and woodland pictures ,and the 120 is lacking for this, so I returned mine and bought an Rx100 for less money.

Molsal Regular Member • Posts: 142
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Great... yes i was looking at the RX but i do like the S120 pocketness as well.  all good. happy snappers.

Molsal wrote:

I'm just glad that someone is at last happy with the performance of the 120. I love all it's eay to access features,the touch screen with all it's functions particularly touch and hold the right edge of the screen to change the function of the front control ring. The build quality is fantastic, close up work is pretty good, but I take mainly landscape, and woodland pictures ,and the 120 is lacking for this, so I returned mine and bought an Rx100 for less money.

The rx100 is reasonably pocketable, the rx100m2 is not its just too thick and heavy, I've owned both so I can comment, I love wifi capability so I fitted my rx100 with a transcend wifi sd card, problem solved.

John

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