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Capturing memories: Is there a "right camera" for me?

Former Crutchfield staff writer Woody Sherman spent years working as an editor and manager in the video industry at the national level.

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We took the high-zoom Nikon Coolpix P500, the Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G3K hybrid, and the Canon EOS Rebel T3 SLR, set them in full auto mode, and tried them in three common scenarios. How did they perform? Find out as some of Crutchfield's camera enthusiasts put them through their paces.

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