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Canon-powershot-a1300.33283100
8.2 out of 10

Canon PowerShot A1300

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Overall 8
8.0

Great little camera

charlie, Amazon
9 October 2013
  • Summary: I like the window viewer on the back. Many times the sun prevents a clear picture on the screen. Nice clear, clean pictures. Not too many gadgets to figure out. Point and shoot!
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Overall 8
8.0

Trip to the beach, gators in the lagoon

Warren Bistline, Amazon
6 June 2013
  • Summary: Only drawback is time to recharge flash, but considering it operates on 2 AA batteries (easy to find), it is good for my purposes. Color and sharpness of images are very good.
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Overall 8
8.0

Feature/Price comparison

R. B. Duncan, Amazon
18 March 2013
  • Summary: I got this on Amazon for $70, so I certainly can't complain about it being worth the price. My most recent check of this item shows a price of $149, so I got a good deal. I would recommend for $70.
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Overall 8
8.0

Highly satisfied.

Alan Booth, Amazon
16 February 2013
  • Summary: The camersa is just I expected it to be. I prefer to frame my pics using an optical viewfinder especialy in bright sunlight.
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Overall 8
8.0

Great little camera

Robert Maurer, Amazon
11 February 2013
  • Summary: I have been using and abusing a less expensive Canon Power Shot for about 5 years, but I wanted a point and shoot that had a view finder. I have gotten good service from the old Canon, so it was an easy decision to go with another Canon. I am very happy with the new one, not only because of the view finder, but also it is more compact than the older one, has a nicely designed hand hold, is more user friendly and takes great pictures.
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Overall 8
8.0

Canon PowerShot Camera

C., Amazon
3 February 2013
  • Summary: I like this camera. It is one of the only ones with a view finder. It doesn't have some of the features I would like, but on a whole it is a good camera and takes good pictures.
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Overall 8
8.0

Canon PowerShot A1300

SageTrek, Amazon
10 October 2012
  • Summary: This point-and-shoot camera takes good photos, is easy to use, and is light weight. I have used versions of the Canon PowerShot for years. I shoot mostly outdoor photographs. Two of the reasons I choose PowerShot cameras for trips and outdoor photos is 1) they have an optical view finder, and 2) they use AA batteries.
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

Lars V. Tvete, DP Review
27 September 2012
  • Excerpt: I like A1300. Shot with one hand. Important that I can take film using the optical viewfinder. Useful flash. Very good batteri capacity, because I am using viewfinder not the screen composing the picture. Useful picture information. Very good menu system. Good solid construction. Not to big for the pocket. Low price. G15 looks interesting, but is may be to big for my pockets. Problems: No problems. But would like to set the shutter or aperture manually.
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Overall 8
8.0

Best camera for the money I have used

J. Bruha, Amazon
30 August 2012
  • Summary: While not a professional photographer by any means, I have used all sorts of cameras, from the disposables, to SLRs, both digital and 35MM. Except for the near pro-grad 35MM camera that I got at a yard sale for next to nothing, this Canon is probably the most camera I have gotten for the money. Image quality is very, very good, with a couple caveats. First is the potential for blur.
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Overall 8
8.0

Canon Powershot A1300IS

Walt Z., Amazon
17 August 2012
  • Summary: Very user-friendly. It's a real plus to have an optical viewfinder as well as the LCD monitor, especially useful in bright sunlight. Having the monitor swivel would be a welcome feature. The only downside is that you have to open the battery compartment to remove the media card.
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