CcrlR From United States of America, joined Aug 2001, 2263 posts, RR: 0 Posted (10 years 10 months 2 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 5333 times:
I want to how good is this camera. I'm just scouring the net and salepapers for one so I can work to get it, and I saw this one for $400.00 at Best Buy. Even though my birthday isn't untl November, I still want a good camera under $500.00 that is good for aircraft photos. Anyone here has this one?
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Hkg_clk From Hong Kong, joined Jan 2001, 999 posts, RR: 2
Reply 3, posted (10 years 10 months 1 week 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 5260 times:
I used to have a powershot pro90. The S1 must be much improved, but I heard that it has a similar problem to the pro90 which I found really interfered with action shots of planes. Every time you clicked on the shutter, the EVF would blackout for a second or so, and you would not be able to take the next shot for another half a second after the EVF image resumed. This means that you can only take one shot of a moving plane as you cannot recompose and retake another shot in time.
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