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09-26-2012, 10:02 AM   #1
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My Pentax WG-2 guest review

For anyone who may be interested, I did a brief guest review of the WG-2 on Dan Bailey's blog:

Camera Review: The Rugged Pentax Optio WG-2 Point and Shoot | Dan Bailey's Adventure Photography Blog

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Nice. I guess a lot of forum members (me including) would appreciate it if you post it in review section: Pentax Optio WG-2 / WG-2 GPS - Pentax Compact Digital Cameras - Pentax Camera Reviews and Specifications
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Good enough review, but I think the lack of manual settings is reaching out. Don't know of any P&S cameras(Canon G series excluded) that offer manual control like is being expected.
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Agreed, manual controls are probably not found on any compact, rugged camera. I was trying to describe my experience using the camera, and that was definitely something that I found difficult to work around. Even just a shutter speed mode would be awesome. It would be nice to manually select 1/1000 for action shots or 1/60 for panning/motion blur shots, assuming that the camera can work with ISO and aperture to get proper exposure.

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