Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums >

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Apr 2, 2006, 10:04 PM   #1
Junior Member
LeeLee08's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 4

My husband and I arehave been looking at these models of super-zoom

cameras. We had been considering the Nikon D50, but it is out of our price

range right now. We do alot of traveling, especially cruising, so our camera

would mostly be used for vacation pictures-indoors and out. We looked at

both of these models today, and want to make our purchase later this week

as we are cruising in June. We are leaning towards the Canon, since we

currently have a Canon S-50, but the Sony looks nice as well, and is a little

cheaper. Like I said, weneed something that will do indoors and out. Thanks

for any input.
LeeLee08 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Apr 2, 2006, 11:05 PM   #2
Senior Member
mtclimber's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Oregon, USA
Posts: 18,143

The Canon S-2 IS and the Sony H-1 IS are pretty equal. IMHO the Canon S-2 IS has the edge, due to its better video clip mode a super macro capability. I would not rule out a DSLR camera, especially the Nikon D-50. Yes, it will cost a bit more, but you will in turn get much better photos, and much better camera functionality with the interchangeable lenses. A June cruise sounds either like Alaska or Europe.

mtclimber is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 5:58 PM.