'The camera itself is pretty well-designed and easy to grip and shoot.'
'The NEX cameras are primarily about squeezing DSLR quality into compact bodies.'
'The Sony NEX-5 is an excellent camera for hobbyist photographers upgrading from compacts who want to increase capability but not bulk. '
'smallest interchangeable lens camera'
'with a feature-set which genuinely stands out from the competition.'
'its overall response times are very good.'
'Indoor metering was usually spot-on, indicating this camera has probably been designed for gentler Northern Hemisphere lighting.'
'But, aside from a few other minor criticisms, the S90 is a first-rate compact camera for advanced amateurs.
'Having lived with the S90 for a couple of weeks, that special impression is still with us - it's a magnificent compact camera. '
'The PowerShot S90 IS is a definite contender for ye olde camera of the year. '
'The S10 had more features, better construction and better image quality than Canon's other small digital cameras. '
'Great learning tool and/or DSLR replacement.'
'Camera construction is very sturdy. '
'Fast focusing speeds.'
'Overall, the E-PM1 was a fun camera to shoot with, producing surprisingly sharp, high-quality images of fast-moving action at the US Open. '
'In-camera art filters.'
'high resolution 3 inch LCD screen'
'new shutter system'
Lot of fun shooting options to experiment with
6fps continuous shooting at full resolution
Great build quality
Decent zoom range
'Digital accessories port and hotshoe.'
'The Olympus E-PL2 is a compact, versatile camera that should please just about anyone who loves taking great pictures without lugging around pounds of gear. '
'Shot-to-shot time was relatively quick as well, and in burst mode, the camera took around 0.9 second per frame.'
'Panasonic's LUMIX DMC-FS7 is a compact digital camera that's simple to use, and it takes excellent photos.'
'this digital camera is very light for a compact camera.'
'The camera takes a little more than 2 seconds between 2 shoots, which is correct.'
'The first thing you are likely to notice about the D5000 is the incredibly quick start-up and shot-to-shot time, with the camera being ready to shoot within 0.5 seconds of switching it on.'
'We recommend spending a little extra in order to experience exactly what the D5000 is capable of.'
'the D5000 feels remarkably comfortable to hold.'
'the D5000 is comfortable to hold and the main controls are close at hand.'
'The NEX cameras are a brave and interesting attempt to redefine the camera.'
'The result: the Alpha NEX-3, a compact camera with a huge LCD, huger sensor, and an interchangeable lens that can take photos on a par with larger prosumer DSLRs. '
'This is a good move by Sony as it will aide those who get turned off with the myriad features on offer in a DSLR.'