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Old Dec 1, 2002, 3:33 PM   #1
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I just read this on some site about the s230...The bad: Limited zoom range; occasional purple fringing; some color shifts with purples and reds.

could anyone w/ the s230 comment on this? thx a lot
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Old Dec 1, 2002, 8:09 PM   #2
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I have a 230, and I can certainly agree with the limited zoom range. It just never quite seems like enough. However, the camera is so portable I take it many places I wouldnt bother to take a larger camera, so I get alot of shots I otherwise wouldnt.

As to the fringing and color distortion, I've taken maybe 100 pictures with the 230, and have seen no evidence of that.
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Old Dec 1, 2002, 9:14 PM   #3
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In this camera's form factor, the zoom range is about all you can stuff into it. I don't think it is a minus, but merely a fact of life. Possibly the same with limitations of the lense and CA. I bought mine purely to serve the purpose of a "very portable and durable camera". Overall I have been very satisfied with the image quality given the size limiations.

I am currently deciding on what my higher end camera will be.
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