Good video and quality with simple control, but doesn't always focus right
26 October 2011
Summary: The camera takes nice pictures IF you hold it very still. I don't ever have problems with our Nikon coolpix or Canon SLR XS but about 1 in 6 are blurry on this camera. We bought it for the high rating of video quality and that is true it takes good video if it is focused before you start recording. It has a simple easy to use menu with just the essential button like flash and timer available at your fingertips, you have to dig for the others.
Summary: I loooove Canon PowerShots, I've owned roughly 6 of them in the past 6 years (Yes, SIX) and every time one breaks, I go and purchase the next and newest PowerShot model because I love them so much. I find the interface so easy to use as a non-technical user, and the camera has always been one of most compact ones on the market so I just keep it in my purse 24/7 (because let's face it, most photo-worthy moments are not the ones you plan for..