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[_] Digital camera recommendations

Simon Holliday simon.holliday at gmail.com
Mon Oct 29 13:09:39 GMT 2007

On 29/10/2007, Oliver Humpage <oliver at watershed.co.uk> wrote:
>
>
> Time to go toy shopping...
>
> Does anyone know of a relatively cheap digital camera, that switches on
> really quickly, and takes a shot within a tiny fraction of a second of you
> actually pressing the button (including autofocus)? I don't so much mind
> about megapixels, fancy options, etc, so long as it actually takes a photo
> when I ask it to (and doesn't spend 5 seconds switching itself on).
>

dpreview.com measure the response times in their reviews so might be helpful
to have a look there, e.g.
http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/canong9/page5.asp(I'm not recommending
the camera, just an example of the measurements).


Si.