Canon Digital IXUS 100 IS Review - Test Shots – Detail and Lens Performance Review

”A range of general test shots are shown over the next two pages. In some cases, the full size image has been reduced for bandwidth purposes, and a crop taken from the original full resolution image has been placed below it to show the overall image quality. Some other pictures may be clicked to view the original full-size image. ”


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Here’s the usual detail test shot of the West Window of Exeter Cathedral, for you to compare with other cameras. See below for a full res crop, or click to see the whole picture.


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It’s interesting to compare the image quality with another 12MP ultra-compact, like the Casio EX-S12, as well as the Canon IXUS 110 IS


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The lens quality is good, although there may be some software distortion correction here.


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Centre sharpness is excellent. Note that this was shot on auto at 400 ISO.


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Corner sharpness isn’t so good, with some noticeable purple fringes


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