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16-07-12, 01:15 PM
I'm looking for a compact digital camera that has a time lapse mode, at least 10x zoom, and the ability to manually set exposure time. Budget is about £250. Is there any such camera that meets these requirements?
16-07-12, 01:48 PM
Hi and yes!
Ricoh have what you want Click for review of CX6 (http://www.photographyblog.com/reviews/ricoh_cx6_review/)
Previous model may be cheaper Ricoh CX5 (http://www.photographyblog.com/reviews/ricoh_cx5_review/)
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16-07-12, 07:15 PM
Do you know the maximum exposure time that can be set? I'm interested in taking shots of starry skies on holiday when at least a few seconds exposure would be needed. Or would I be better off buying a DSLR, and if so any recommendations? I could probably up the budget to around £300.
16-07-12, 07:27 PM
It is under Specification in the review I posted Clicky (http://www.photographyblog.com/reviews/ricoh_cx6_review/specifications/) Look for Shutter speed. You may find that it might have a scene mode that will allow longer - search for a manual in Google.
I don't know of any cheap DSLRs with Time lapse that you asked for.
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