Looking for a point and shoot with as good resolution as a dslr..any recommendations?

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Posted 12/19/2012 by omallia in General Photography


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Posted: 12/19/2012 9:29:35 AM
Going on a vacation and don't really feel like taking my dslr...too heavy
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Posted: 12/19/2012 1:56:32 PM
I've had 3 Canon P&S cameras, and I've liked all of them, however, a P&S is never going to do as good of job as a dslr. Even at higher MP's the smaller sensor in a P&S makes a difference. The one thing that always ends up bugging me with the P&S is the slowness, I bought an expensive P&S last year and should have saved the money because I always end up using the big boy.

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Posted: 12/19/2012 2:36:32 PM
why not a high end p&s like the Canon G12? You can even rent it rather than purchase it.

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Posted: 12/19/2012 11:12:02 PM
I have a canon and I think it is a SX2000. It takes great pictures.
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