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