Conclusion: I've had this camera for over a year & have been incredibly satisfied with it. By this time I normally would have got rid of the camera for another more upgraded version, but I've been so pleased with it that I haven't felt the need. It is pretty much perfect as a point & shoot in my opinion.
Pros: I've had this camera for over a year & have been incredibly satisfied with it. By this time I normally would have got rid of the camera for another more upgraded version, but I've been so pleased with it that I haven't felt the need. It is pretty much perfect as a point & shoot in my opinion. It ...
Excerpt: I bought the S95 because I wanted a pocketable camera and I must say this little thing has been enormously pleasurable to use, small, discrete, reliable, fast, ever ready. JPEGS are fine for a compact and you can tune the camera settings to your liking.
Excerpt: The Canon S95 is a nice camera for your pocket. It could be called a "pro Ixus" because it has similar size and weight but offers manual control you want as a more enthusiastic photographer. The lens ring is a nice feature not many cameras offer.
Excerpt: Perfect little go anywhere ready for everything camera. Have mine for about a year, when ever I don't feel like carrying my SLR, my S95 is in my pocket, always wanted a tiny powershot with RAW file output. Slightly larger sensor provides images better then normal point and shoot cameras.
Summary: I bought this camera to accompany my aging Canon dSLR for my trip to France for a few months for school. What follows are general impressions from someone who shoots for fun, but seriously, and expects his camera to be able to perform to the vision in his head.
Summary: I will mainly use this camera for travel and every day use. It is small and fits great in my purse. ALL of the outdoor pictures have been great. Image quality is excellent. I am still working on portrait shots--need more practice.
Summary: Need more instruction for the externial flash on how to use w/camera. nice and light to care slipps into pants pocket needs a better strap device cord it too light that is securied to camera. Best of all GREAT Price for all the stuff I got with the camera.
Summary: PCMag has posted their thoughts of the Canon PowerShot S95 and they conclude – ‘When it comes to compact cameras the S95 hits at the top of the charts when with its image quality. And because of this we have awarded it with our Editors’ Choice for compacts.
Summary: Wow! I'm so enamoured with this camera. After considerable research and comparison shopping I selected the PowerShot S95. It was a bit over-budget. I wanted to spend about $300 or less. But no other camera seemed capable of offering me the manual controls that this model offers. My criteria were: 1.