Excerpt: If you now shoot DSLR's and are looking for a backup camera or want a compact camera for travel or just to put in your pocket for a walk, this is an excellent choice. It fits in a jacket or purse (perhaps a bit large for a pants pocket, though), is simple to use (especially if you're familiar with...
Pros: Easy To Use, Fast/accurate auto-focus, Good Image Quality, Good Image Stabilization, Large Clear LCD, Small / Compact
Excerpt: We went on a trip to India and Sri Lanka recently, and I took the advice of many reviewers - I left my DSLR at home, and just took the G16. I'm not sorry that I did - the results were really quite excellent, and it saved me carrying some heavy equipment all over southern Asia.
Pros: Fast/accurate auto-focus, Good Image Quality, Good Image Stabilization, Good in Low Light, Great Zoom, Large Clear LCD
Excerpt: This is the best small camera I've ever used at anywhere near this price-point. It's a little larger and heavier than some but the extra weight is worth it for a real optical viewfinder and fast 1: 1.8-2.8 lens. If you are intimidated with camera settings just put it in auto mode.
Pros: Easy To Use, Fast/accurate auto-focus, Good Image Quality, Good in Low Light, Optical ViewFinder, Small / Compact
Excerpt: Use G16 to shoot at a moment's notice. Starts up fast , holds a charge for weeks if not used. Light and fits the hand well. Good color and easy to get used to. Enjoying the purchase and fills the space between my D300 and the need for a camera when I don't want to carry the big camera.
Pros: Easy To Use, Fast/accurate auto-focus, Good Image Quality, Good Image Stabilization, Small / Compact