The CX1 review series has just been finished, which looks into the credentials of the camera as a secondary tool to a serious compact. Its strengths in manual controls, the usefulness/ use of long zoom, the high ISO image quality and some special functions are the main focus of discussion. We have also briefly talked about why a zoom lens reaching too far may not necessarily be desirable.
The review posts are done in a photographic journal sort of writing, instead of the overly scientific but humdrum scrutiny. The posts can be viewed after the following links: