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Old Sep 12, 2012, 11:53 AM   #1
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I am canvassing for a camera due to I am planning to buy a Super Zoom, EVIL or DSLR camera which Do you suggest for a newbie like me?
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What do you want to shoot?
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for now beautiful scenery and special occasion.
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So, Landscape and Events.

There's actualy nothing special about that. Any camera should be able to do that well.

Sony has a feature in most of its cameras, called Sweep Panorama, which allows you to capture a single, high resolution image by holding the shutter button down, and sweeping the camera from left to right over the scene you want captured. It works quite well, and can capture scenery like nothing else.

But that's the only thing that jumps out at me.
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Here are some examples of what Sony's Sweep Panorama can do:



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So are you looking for small and compact, a larger dslr setup or a compromise with size. Each has the strength, the megazoom offer allot of reach. But are not great when the lighting goes down. DSLR have the largest lens options, but are a bit bulky to carry around at time. Evils depending on platform has some good lens option, while other have limited options. But they are more compact, but give you dslr image quality with the much larger sensors.
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So, Landscape and Events.

There's actualy nothing special about that. Any camera should be able to do that well.

Sony has a feature in most of its cameras, called Sweep Panorama, which allows you to capture a single, high resolution image by holding the shutter button down, and sweeping the camera from left to right over the scene you want captured. It works quite well, and can capture scenery like nothing else.

But that's the only thing that jumps out at me.
Thanks for the information, It will be a great help for me.
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Here are some examples of what Sony's Sweep Panorama can do:



Great panoramic photo! Thanks!
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What sort of budget?
right now I am on a limited budget, thanks!
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