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Which Camera Should I Get?

Postby Clyfland » Sun Sep 03, 2017 5:34 am

I am torn between a very good quality camera, and a not so great quality (but still 8.mega pixel) camera that can go underwater?

Here are the choices:

http://www.fujifilm.com/products/digital_cameras/f/finepix_f60fd/index.html

or

http://www.olympus.co.uk/consumer/29_digital_camera_mju_850_sw_18595.htm

what do you think>?
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Postby Anoki » Mon Sep 04, 2017 1:15 am

olympus sucks, i had one before and it just broke out of nowhere,

fuji ive read isnt the greatest company either.

Sony is the best and get your money's worth
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Postby Birke » Mon Sep 04, 2017 7:16 am

quality one is better - look here http://www.nikon-coolpix.com/e/index.htm...

and when are you going to use an underwater camera?

exactly.
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Postby Honorato » Mon Sep 04, 2017 8:14 am

Are you going to use your camera underwater?

I say the better quality one.

I personally like canon cameras.
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Postby Ayo » Mon Sep 04, 2017 1:03 pm

Thanks for all your help

Here are some more ideas:

http://www.cameras.co.uk/reviews/sony-dsc-w170.cfm

http://www.cameras.co.uk/reviews/canon-ixus-85-is.cfm

http://www.cameras.co.uk/reviews/panasonic-dmc-fs5.cfm

http://www.kodak.com/eknec/PageQuerier.jhtml?pq-path=13044&pq-locale=en_GB&_requestid=6877

Thank you!
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Postby Henwas » Mon Sep 04, 2017 9:31 pm

fujifilm is always the best camera to get over olympus. i do not reccomend any olympus camera. if you wanted a desision outside both of these i would pick a kodak or sony camera. they are reliable and will last you a long time and takes more pictures
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Postby Ogilvie » Tue Sep 05, 2017 10:56 am

There are so many cameras out there it is difficult to say which is best, but digital is definitely the way to go. The following link will be very helpful as it list most of the cameras out there with prices. http://reviews.cnet.com/digital-cameras/

What gives a camera its picture quality? The following information should help you know what to look for in a camera.

The short answer is that it is mostly the skill of the photographer that produces high quality pictures. The lens and camera are very important, but the ability to set the scene, adjust the cameras settings, and hold the camera very still or use a tripod with auto or remote shutter actuation when required is what gets the great pictures.

Many of the new cameras come with only an LCD screen. Would suggest that you find one that also has an optical view finder because the LCD screen is almost impossible to see in bright sun.

Higher mega pixels may not really be the best thing to look for. It is more expensive, takes longer to process, and may not be needed unless you are making a really large picture or blowing up a small part of a picture. Maximum print size for a 3 mega pixel setting is 8 x 10 inches. http://www.kodak.com/eknec/PageQuerier.j... ... http://www.kenrockwell.com/tech/mpmyth.h... ...

Lots of great camera tips in these two links. http://www.danscamera.com/Learning/going_digital/#resolution ...

http://www.kodak.com/eknec/PageQuerier.jhtml?pq-path=38/10468/6368/333&pq-locale=en_US ...

Check this more for the money camera.
FUJIFILM - FinePix 10.0-Megapixel Digital.


Life time Warranty (Parts & Labor).

Wide-angle shooting, a 12x optical zoom and picture stabilization mode combine in this camera for exceptional shooting performance, even at a distance. Plentiful scene modes, autofocus and automatic white balance controls make this camera a snap to operate. You may be able to find it on the Internet for a lower price ($144), but be careful of the vendor.

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage.jsp?skuId=8879234&type=product&productCategoryId=pcmcat152400050001&id=1212192673855 ...

This could be the best slim line camera with a viewfinder.
It's PINK!

http://shopping.yahoo.com/p:Sony%20Cyber-shot%20DSC-W150%2FR%20Digital%20Camera:1995337750;_ylc=X3oDMTB0bjZzaWNuBF9TAzk2NjMyOTA3BHNlYwNmZWVkBHNsawNlbGVj ...

The information about my camera is just to show that you don't need the biggest and best. Just know how to use the one you have.

My camera has 5.2 mega pixel, but I use 3 most of the time because it gives great results, is faster, and takes less memory. Also, it only has a 3 x optical zoom and 7x digital zoom. I never use the digital zoom because making pictures larger works better on the computer. This is an old camera, but everyone is impressed with the quality pictures it takes ... like magic.


Check with the Geeks in several stores and compare prices. Ask what cameras they own, but don't believe everything you hear. Once you select a camera read all about it in the owner's manual. Just learned that my camera has red-eye prevention and correction. It also has adaptive lighting.
You may be able to view the owners manual at this link, but will need to Login. http://www.retrevo.com/s/digital+camera ...

The source links will show most of the cameras out there with prices and help make your digital cameras work better.
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Postby Cartland » Tue Sep 05, 2017 11:52 am

the first one looks good value for money
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Postby Engelbert » Thu Sep 07, 2017 7:19 am

the first one doesnt look THAT great.

I have a friend who has the underwater one, and its so cool haha!

it takes just as good pics out of the water as underwater.

I say get the second. you can use it more ways
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