THE BIG EASYWithin its minimalist design, the 5.1-megapixel R707 packs some sophisticated imaging features. The adaptive light setting helped bring out foreground details in tough-to-expose backlit situations. To wit: I nailed the "Hell, yeah!" expressions of my climbing buddies at the foot of a wall in Skaha Bluffs, B.C.a detail that I otherwise would have lost to shadow.Bonus: The Image Advice feature offers novices onscreen tipslike how to compose a portraitand will analyze your pics and suggest how they might be improved.Bummer: Seasoned shooters will want more manual control.
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