Canon's "N" is a pile of junk

Discussion in 'Digital Photography' started by Rich, Jan 12, 2013.

  1. Rich

    Rich Guest

    Rich, Jan 12, 2013
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  2. Rich

    RichA Guest

    On Jan 12, 11:57 am, George Kerby <> wrote:
    > On 1/12/13 5:51 AM, in article kcriok$, "Rich"
    >
    > <> wrote:
    > > Who thought up this travesty, this ergonomic nightmare?

    >
    > >http://www.dpreview.com/news/2013/01/07/Canon-PowerShot-N-vari-angle-...
    > > era-with-flip-out-touchscreen-8x-24-224mm-zoom-12MP-sensor

    >
    > "So, it is written by Rich - and so it shall be..."


    I tried to be magnanimous, because one company came out with a square
    pro video camera that I like the design of so I thought the Canon
    might be good. Then I read about it.
     
    RichA, Jan 12, 2013
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  3. Rich

    Peter Guest

    On 1/13/2013 9:16 AM, Bowser wrote:
    > On Sat, 12 Jan 2013 14:41:53 -0800 (PST), RichA <>
    > wrote:
    >
    >> On Jan 12, 11:57 am, George Kerby <> wrote:
    >>> On 1/12/13 5:51 AM, in article kcriok$, "Rich"
    >>>
    >>> <> wrote:
    >>>> Who thought up this travesty, this ergonomic nightmare?
    >>>
    >>>> http://www.dpreview.com/news/2013/01/07/Canon-PowerShot-N-vari-angle-...
    >>>> era-with-flip-out-touchscreen-8x-24-224mm-zoom-12MP-sensor
    >>>
    >>> "So, it is written by Rich - and so it shall be..."

    >>
    >> I tried to be magnanimous, because one company came out with a square
    >> pro video camera that I like the design of so I thought the Canon
    >> might be good. Then I read about it.

    >
    > So you've never even touched one?
    >
    > Hmmm....
    >


    Couldencha figger that.

    --
    PeterN
     
    Peter, Jan 14, 2013
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  4. Rich

    RichA Guest

    On Jan 13, 9:16 am, Bowser <> wrote:
    > On Sat, 12 Jan 2013 14:41:53 -0800 (PST), RichA <>
    > wrote:
    >
    > >On Jan 12, 11:57 am, George Kerby <> wrote:
    > >> On 1/12/13 5:51 AM, in article kcriok$, "Rich"

    >
    > >> <> wrote:
    > >> > Who thought up this travesty, this ergonomic nightmare?

    >
    > >> >http://www.dpreview.com/news/2013/01/07/Canon-PowerShot-N-vari-angle-....
    > >> > era-with-flip-out-touchscreen-8x-24-224mm-zoom-12MP-sensor

    >
    > >> "So, it is written by Rich - and so it shall be..."

    >
    > >I tried to be magnanimous, because one company came out with a square
    > >pro video camera that I like the design of so I thought the Canon
    > >might be good.  Then I read about it.

    >
    > So you've never even touched one?
    >
    > Hmmm....


    Luckily, most humans can estimate functionality from 2D images of
    products. That's why we have such growth in internet sales and the
    death of camera stores.
     
    RichA, Jan 15, 2013
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  5. Rich

    Whisky-dave Guest

    On Tuesday, January 15, 2013 12:52:25 PM UTC, Bowser wrote:
    > On Mon, 14 Jan 2013 16:57:05 -0800 (PST), RichA <>
    >
    > wrote:
    >
    >
    >
    > >On Jan 13, 9:16 am, Bowser <> wrote:

    >
    > >> On Sat, 12 Jan 2013 14:41:53 -0800 (PST), RichA <>

    >
    > >> wrote:

    >
    > >>

    >
    > >> >On Jan 12, 11:57 am, George Kerby <> wrote:

    >
    > >> >> On 1/12/13 5:51 AM, in article kcriok$, "Rich"

    >
    > >>

    >
    > >> >> <> wrote:

    >
    > >> >> > Who thought up this travesty, this ergonomic nightmare?

    >
    > >>

    >
    > >> >> >http://www.dpreview.com/news/2013/01/07/Canon-PowerShot-N-vari-angle-...

    >
    > >> >> > era-with-flip-out-touchscreen-8x-24-224mm-zoom-12MP-sensor

    >
    > >>

    >
    > >> >> "So, it is written by Rich - and so it shall be..."

    >
    > >>

    >
    > >> >I tried to be magnanimous, because one company came out with a square

    >
    > >> >pro video camera that I like the design of so I thought the Canon

    >
    > >> >might be good.  Then I read about it.

    >
    > >>

    >
    > >> So you've never even touched one?

    >
    > >>

    >
    > >> Hmmm....

    >
    > >

    >
    > >Luckily, most humans can estimate functionality from 2D images of

    >
    > >products. That's why we have such growth in internet sales and the

    >
    > >death of camera stores.

    >
    >
    >
    > Uh.....right.
    >
    >
    >
    > Hey! You know what might be a great idea? Well, since these cameras
    >
    > are digital, someone could create a web site where they would test
    >
    > these cams and post the results so that we can all download the shots
    >
    > and judge for ourselves! That way we won't have to estimate the
    >
    > functionality of such devices.
    >
    >
    >
    > Whaddya think?


    nah better to give marks out of 100 for particualar functions.

    As long as we don't go down the phone-in way that X-factor and others do.

    Well it might tell us what the most popular camera is I guess.
     
    Whisky-dave, Jan 15, 2013
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