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Backpacker Magazine – Fall/Winter Gear Guide 2010

Fall/Winter Gear Guide 2010: Cameras

Upgrade your outdoor images with a rugged pocket cam, a pro-level DSLR, and more.

by: Katie Herrell

Casio Exilim G EX-G1 (Courtesy Photo)
Casio Exilim G EX-G1 (Courtesy Photo)



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Andrew
Nov 24, 2010

I agree with Perry. I would choose a lower quality camera with a view finder over a higher end one any day. The LCD and LED displays generally aren't glareproof and they are more likely to take a toll on your batter life, which is definitely something you want to avoid when you have rechargeable batteries and limited resources.

Read
Nov 23, 2010

Any reason you didn't review Nikon?
Far Superior !

Perry
Nov 23, 2010

When will camera makers learn that view finders are far more useful on a sunny day in the backcountry than digital displays?

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