TOUGH & RUGGED & WATERPROOF POINT & SHOOT CAMERA COMPARISON


Tough and Rugged Point-and-Shoot Cameras

By Allan Weitz

Published Wed, 2011-11-09 16:40

We recently bought a Panasonic Ts3 camera after learning on our summer 2011 Adventure that sometime regular cameras might not be durable enough for on the fly one handed shots.  I eventually started to take pictures while riding and really proved to be beneficial because Cheryl hates stopping. There was so much scenery that I had to get as  many pics I could without pissing off Cheryl…I mean that in a loving way.

Anyway, my Panasonic TH25 died on route, got a new replacement from London Drugs when I got home….warranty thing even though I came clean as to what I put the camera through.  I will be selling that one and recently been able to try the Panasonic TS3 in the rain on a trip to Washington State.  See Gerbing’s Trip Nov. 2011   & Practice TS3 Pics  for sample pics from the new camera. 

I am very pleased with the quality of pictures and hope over the year this will survive whatever climate we ride in.  I hope this review of all the cameras out there that I consider to be motorcycle friendly helps anyone who might be in the market for a waterproof point & shoot! Continue reading