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Rick M
(rmjapan) - F

Locale: London, UK
Olympus TG1 on 10/05/2012 06:29:43 MDT Print View


Edited by rmjapan on 06/19/2015 08:24:46 MDT.

Franco Darioli
(Franco) - M

Locale: @Tarptent
Olympus TG1 on 10/05/2012 16:06:24 MDT Print View

That would be a good indication that either the lens is not that good at F2 or simply the programmers are opting for a slightly greater depth of field to avoid out of focus images.
You will find that many compacts have a bias (on auto) towards or away from a particular aperture

I just had a look at a night time street shot taken with the Canon S110 at the widest setting on auto, the aperture was 3.5
this shot :Canon at night

Edited by Franco on 10/05/2012 16:18:16 MDT.