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Ooooo!!!  From the Pocket P&S
17-AUG-2012 copyright Elizabeth Bickel

Ooooo!!! From the "Pocket" P&S

While I'm doing my manual thing with an oversized Pro camera body and a lens heavy enough to qualify as a workout, I often envy others who shoot with their "easy" pocket cameras Today remembering my own waterproof, pocket camera - that I normally only use when it's pourinrain or in an otherwise wet situation - I decided to try it with a butterfly. Hum. Although the resulting image may not be the same quality as one from my "big" cameras and shooting RAW, it's not bad. I probably should keep this camera in my handbag. It's certainly easier to carry for impulse shots than any of my DSLR's. It's even easier than the bridge camera.

Note circa September 2015: The newest Cell Phone Cam is even easier and does a better job.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS1
1/30s f/3.3 at 4.9mm iso100 full exif

other sizes: small medium original
Larry Umthun28-Aug-2013 02:43
Beautiful butterfly Liz. Very nice work!
sandy barbour18-Aug-2012 13:31
Terrific detail!
MarcViskens18-Aug-2012 06:09
beautiful shot
soulis18-Aug-2012 04:46
Excellent work. V.