omidp
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Point & Shoot Camera Suggestions Please

Wed Sep 04, 2013 7:37 pm

Hi all,

I’m hunting for a nice point and shoot camera for taking pictures of planes and cities as well. Could you please tell me which are the best options brand and style wise. I want a camera that takes images with live colours, nice contrast and sharpness  

Thanks very much,
 
bricejohnson
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RE: Point & Shoot Camera Suggestions Please

Thu Sep 05, 2013 12:31 am

I would highly recommend that you purchase a Nikon Coolpix P510. I use one currently, and really like it. Great for night shots with manual settings, and aviation during the day! Great for wildlife too. Big bang for your buck.

Happy shooting!

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RE: Point & Shoot Camera Suggestions Please

Thu Sep 05, 2013 1:12 am

I currently would recommend the Sony RX100. It's a bit pricey for a point and shoot, but it is like a professional body. Can control everything and the quality is pretty decent as well. My brother has one and I like it a lot better than my Canon S100.
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RE: Point & Shoot Camera Suggestions Please

Thu Sep 05, 2013 11:10 am

Style wise???

Get the Fuji X20.
Nikon D700, Nikkor 80-400, Fuji X Pro 1, Fujinon 35 f/1.4, Fujinon 18 f/2
 
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RE: Point & Shoot Camera Suggestions Please

Thu Sep 05, 2013 11:17 am

Why buy a camera? Use your phone.  
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omidp
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RE: Point & Shoot Camera Suggestions Please

Thu Sep 05, 2013 1:45 pm

Many thanks to each one of you for your replies. Truly appreciate it  

One of my friends also suggested Panasonic Lumix TZ40. Is this good as well?

Thanks in advance  
 
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RE: Point & Shoot Camera Suggestions Please

Fri Sep 06, 2013 12:30 am

Quoting omidp (Reply 5):
Panasonic Lumix TZ40. Is this good as well?

Looks like a great camera also.
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RE: Point & Shoot Camera Suggestions Please

Fri Sep 06, 2013 3:02 am

Lumiz fz200 - nice lens
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