Summary: Bought this as a birthday present for my wife as her Canon lasted 3 months before giving up with a lens error. Apparently it is a usual complaint that Canon refuse to deal with or even honour their guarantee.
Don't be surprised by your cameras manufacturing demise
Ian shaughnessy, Amazon
17 July 2014
Summary: The 5 axis image stabilization ... Well ... I'm sure it's great ... Not that my camera came broken or anything... Every photo had a shade of pink on top of the fact the 5 axis mechanics we so poorly made you could see the inside of the zoom lens and no even what your facing.
Summary: After spending a year with the SH-1 I figured it was time to update my review, though I will leave the original review below for posterity's sake. I purchased my SH-1 about the time they were initially released.