Canon S2 IS vs. the Panasonic DMC-FZ5

Discussion in 'Panasonic Lumix' started by Larry, Jun 10, 2005.

  1. Larry

    Larry Guest

    I went into Circuit City to buy the FZ5 and discovered two things: First
    you need to place order over the web to get their $409 price (store price is
    higher even though you can pick up at store) and also I see they already
    have the new Canon S2 IS in stock.

    Now I'm thinking of waiting until there is a little more out on the Canon,
    even though I would have wanted the new camera for a trip we're starting in
    one week.

    Has anyone gotten and tried the new Canon yet? I wonder how soon the
    reviews will appear.
    Larry, Jun 10, 2005
    1. Advertisements

  2. Larry

    Larry Guest

    thanks! Sounds like a nice camera. I might wait until some of the formal
    reviews come out which might give more directly comparable data. Only issue
    is the "I want it now" emotions and that I'll have to use my old digital
    camera on our upcoming road trip.
    Larry, Jun 10, 2005
    1. Advertisements

  3. If you get the FZ5 I know you will not be disappointed!

    (I'm all too well familiar with the "I want it now" syndrome - currently
    supressing the urge to get a dual-core 64-bit system. But stopping
    because if I went that route I would get no virus protection software -
    none yet available!).

    David J Taylor, Jun 10, 2005
    1. Advertisements

Ask a Question

Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

You'll need to choose a username for the site, which only take a couple of moments (here). After that, you can post your question and our members will help you out.