[Cialug] digital cameras
admin at c0wzftp.com
Thu Jun 30 22:44:02 CDT 2005
as long as the card reader works i'm fine with the whole driver thing.
never been a big fan of the camera<-usb->computer thing. prefer to pull
stuff straight off the card.
jaybabel at mchsi.com wrote:
>I've had a Canon ZR25 MiniDV camera for over three years. Been pretty happy
>with it. It has an SD card for taking stills but we haven't used it for that
>much at all. I bought it for around $500.
>We have a couple Olympus digital cameras that have worked well. Our new one is
>the C-60 (6.1 Megapixels). If you picked up another Kodak comparable in price
>to your dc3400 you will notice the improvement. I think our C-60 cost about
>$350. That's about as high as I'd go since they improve so much so quickly.
>The C-60 uses XD memory and a rechargeable battery (I think the spare cost about
>$50). If you don't want to spend more than $350 you probably want to consider
>batteries and flash memory cards. Will you want spares? I'd also make sure
>there are Linux drivers available - there isn't for our C-60.
>>i'm looking to get a digital camera of some sort to take with me on
>>"vacation". i'm looking to spend $200-$350 including memory cards,
>>cases, etc. i'd like to get a digital video camera (don't know much
>>about them). i've had a kodak dc3400 for the last 2 year, which works
>>great i just want something a bit better for "vacation".
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