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Just Found This Great Camera For $130 .....  
User currently offlinealberchico From United States of America, joined Sep 2004, 2823 posts, RR: 0
Posted (3 years 1 week 6 days ago) and read 1466 times:

Hi everybody. I decided to buy this camera on a whim after seeing it on sale for $130 at Sears and let me say it is incredible. 15X zoom and crystal clear picture quality. Here are some raw pics uploaded from the camera :
Brooklyn Bridge:

http://img28.imageshack.us/i/ge1vc.jpg/

and a close up of the Manhattan Bridge using the 15x zoom:

http://img402.imageshack.us/i/ge2r.jpg/

near ground zero:

http://img857.imageshack.us/i/ge3.jpg/

hudson river park:

http://img132.imageshack.us/i/ge5b.jpg/




http://www.amazon.com/Power-14-1-Dig..._1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1301977542&sr=8-1

http://boblersoft.forumotion.com/t179-ge-x5-digital-camera

I will be glad to answer any questions anyone might have about the camera.....


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User currently offlinealberchico From United States of America, joined Sep 2004, 2823 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (3 years 1 week 6 days ago) and read 1451 times:

decided to add 3 more pics:

15 x zoom taken from a Manhattan pier :

http://img695.imageshack.us/i/ge6w.jpg/

a night pic in Times Square :

http://img810.imageshack.us/i/ge8x.jpg/

15 x zoom of Wall Street heliport:

http://img51.imageshack.us/i/ge12.jpg/


and a helpful video review

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ej-JW1-Vpoc


Edit: I am uploading the first pic in full size to provide better view of picture quality:

http://img232.imageshack.us/i/ge1n.jpg/

[Edited 2011-04-04 22:16:56]


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User currently offlineFlighty From United States of America, joined Apr 2007, 8199 posts, RR: 3
Reply 2, posted (3 years 1 week 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 1415 times:

Those look very nice. Hopefully you can keep that lens in alignment. It is really sharp. Normally super zoom isn't my thing, but that looks like it is pulling amazing detail.

User currently offlinealberchico From United States of America, joined Sep 2004, 2823 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (3 years 1 week 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 1381 times:

Quoting Flighty (Reply 2):
Those look very nice.

Thanks. It also features a built in HDR feature, that will brighten up pictures and remove shadows.

This pic was cleaned up using this feature :


http://www.flickr.com/photos/6140192...5590913933/sizes/l/in/photostream/



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User currently offlineMWHCVT From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2008, 642 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (3 years 1 week 5 days 18 hours ago) and read 1354 times:

I sit here wondering to myself is there anything that GE don't make, it looks like a good camera, and I am sure that you will have fun with it, since your are on flickr I will add you as a contact

I think that you have captured some good images there and a little work on the could well make them great, a little thing that I have learnt is that levelling your picture is really important, and something that stands out as being needed on some of your images.

Matt
MWHCVT



Must think up a new one soon, slow moving brain trying to get into gear ;)
User currently offlineMD-90 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 8494 posts, RR: 12
Reply 5, posted (3 years 1 week 5 days 13 hours ago) and read 1303 times:

Interesting, I've never noticed a GE-branded small camera like that. And it has an optical viewfinder.

User currently offlineFly2HMO From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (3 years 1 week 5 days 13 hours ago) and read 1286 times:

Hmmm, some of the longer shots seem soft, and overall many of them look grainy (switch to a lower ISO perhaps, if you can?)

Not too bad overall though for $130


User currently offlinealberchico From United States of America, joined Sep 2004, 2823 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (3 years 1 week 5 days 7 hours ago) and read 1231 times:

some additional pics uploaded on flickr.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/61401928@N02/



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User currently offlinealberchico From United States of America, joined Sep 2004, 2823 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (3 years 4 days 22 hours ago) and read 1047 times:

Just to provide an update CNET finally got around to reviewing this camera and posting detailed info on features and picture quality:

http://reviews.cnet.com/digital-came...5-6501_7-34165947.html#reviewPage0



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