'With the Auto Picture mode, the Optio E50 will automatically determine the optimum settings for various shooting conditions and subjects such as Landscape, Portrait, Night Scene, and Normal modes.'
'There's plenty of good stuff in the Optio's corner'
'this digital camera is very light for a compact camera.'
'the low resolution (110K pixels) of the screen leaves things pretty grainy.'
'Bad night shots.'
'There's also a garish sticker extolling the features offered by the E40 you'll want to remove this pretty quickly if you have any taste.'
'there is noticeable chromatic aberration in the corners and the right-hand side is quite soft, especially the upper right corner.'
'The other big omission is the lack of any form of image stabilisation other than a clumsy boost to the ISO rating - it's a major oversight on this sort of camera.'
'It is capable of adjusting to up to ISO 3200 in order to match the brightness of the subject.'
'LCD display with a higher-than average resolution of 230,000 pixels.'
'The speaker and microphone are exposed and the perfect size for sand to get trapped in.'
'The W30 does not have a focus-assist lamp and acquiring autofocus in low light conditions was problematic.'
'all of the camera's watertight access covers lock automatically on closing, so there's less to check and forget before heading into the water'
'a quick 0.02-second shutter delay.'
'TThe Pentax Optio E30 is a 7.1-megapixel compact camera with a 3x zoom and an entry-level price'
'lack of a traditional viewfinder.'
'Drains the battery too quickly.'
'You can literally put in the batteries, turn it on, and start shooting ... and still get decent photos!'
'"Best point and shoot I have ever owned."'
'The 2.5-inch display is sharp but could be brighter and has an annoying habit of freezing up momentarily while that lazy autofocus is locking on.'
'The useful Exposure Compensation command is hard to find, and this is an obvious navigation mistake.'
'Slow shot-to-shot time.'
'The Pentax Optio M20 is a compact point-and-shoot camera with a sizable 1/2.5-inch 7-megapixel CCD, selling for under $200 online.'
'I'm sorry to say the Pentax Optio M20 is not a camera I feel I can recommend.'
'capable of underwater photography without requiring a waterproof case or other accessories.'
'The detail level was pretty high in all the images I captured, and the lines and small details were also quite crisp.'
'Weighing only 4.9 ounces without battery or media, this digital camera is very light for a compact camera.'
'Designed for capturing everyday surprises, since it easily slips into your pocket or purse.'
'built-in four mode flash'
'The Pentax Optio W10 is a waterproof compact camera with a 3x zoom lens, 6-megapixel CCD and a list price of $299.95.'
'The Pentax W10 is a pretty standard-sized compact camera.'
'The Pentax W10 is a camera that features virtually no manual settings'
'controls on the back are a bit smaller to make room for the larger 2.5 inch LCD, which now offers brightness control.'