Summary: Pros: - Fantastic HD recordings in high light situations. - Superb 8 Megapixel still images in photo mode, in high light situations. - The ability to grab 6 Megapixel stills while recording an HD movie. - Mini video light for those somewhat dark and close shots. - Silent zooming... no noticeable motor noise. - Great stereo recordings. - Insanely close-up, fully focused, macro shots. Cons: - Poor low light performance (stills and video).