We often get asked “what’s the best camera?”
Responses will vary, depending on who is being asked – I’ve used Pentax equipment since my mid-teens. I’ve had the occasional flirt with other brands over time, but my main kit remains Pentax.
Colleagues don’t necessarily agree with me, we’ve got one guy who won’t have a word said against Nikon and another who chopped in a shed-load of Canon gear to go 4-thirds!
These days, mobile phones and tablets have some very good optics and there’s a huge range of software available to polish up the capture. I occasionally use my tablet when I’ve not got The Beast with me – you know, for the “I wish I had a camera….” spontaneous moments.
My answer to the question is normally, “the one you’ve got on you at the time…”