In March, 2008 Michael Reichman declared that the Ricoh GX-100 "has
quickly become my favourite all-time pocket camera." Since his review,
the GX-200 was released — basically the same camera but with a
So I'm surprised that this camera isn't included in the extensive shoot-
out between the LX-3, P6000, and G10.
Meanwhile, I still own a GX-100, and have actually used it successfully
for professional editorial assignments — even a cover, believe it or
But ... I admit that the robust handling and longer zoom of the Canon,
despite it's slower lens, is really attractive. Michael's review of the G10
has further tempted me.
Now that many of the current RAW-capable digicams have buffers, waiting
for five seconds between every shot is just crazy, so an upgrade is inevitable.