Thread: I need a camera
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Old 11-14-2012, 07:32 AM   #2
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The water/shockproof cams have come a long way, but they still struggle mightily in poor light.

Small enough to fit in a pocket is a challenge.

The best pocketable camera right now is probably the Canon S110. The older S100 and S90 are wonderful as well.

I love my Fujifilm X10, but it isn't quite pocketable. Jacket pocket, maybe. The recently announced XF1 may work for her.

As for durability, find a small pelican case that it fits in for the heaviest duty work, and a even a stretchy neoprene sleeve type case will protect it without taking up additional space in a camelback/purse/whatever.
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