Editors Liked

  • Shoots at five frames per second
  • Fast autofocus
  • Compact for a D-SLR
  • Good high ISO performance
  • Good still and video image quality
  • Stereo sound for video
  • Fun effects
  • 1080i HD video recording

Editors Didn't Like

  • So-so LCD EVF
  • Limited video settings
  • Just-ok kit lens
  • Proprietary hot shoe
  • Cropped image for 7fps continuous shooting
  • Static LCD
  • Limited control over noise reduction
  • Unbalanced with longer lenses
  • Unimpressive ISO performance
  • Fixed screen
  • Noisy autofocus motor