Daily Archives: Friday, 7th Oct 2011

Weight and Stuff Report – 7 October 2011

No change today, which will have to do for now.

I went for a bit of a walk with my free Sony compact camera today, and came to a few conclusions about it. Its autofocus is slow, and often struggles when taking pictures with bright areas. This leads to a lot of unusable images, which is a wee bit annoying. I think it’s more suited to casual snapping of people and the suchlike rather than anything approaching interesting photography, so it’s really not a good camera for me.

But it does manage some good captures, such as this one of the quite shiny Newcastle University Business School: