Rebel or Powershot?

My brother recently accused me of having too much fun with my new camera.  It’s a used Rebel and I have been having quite a lot of fun with it.  His comment got me thinking.  Is the Rebel really that much better than the Powershot for my purposes or is it just that it’s a new toy?

To try to answer that question I started a list of containing the features that I like and dislike about each camera.  The cameras are the Canon Powershot SX120 and the Canon Rebel XS.

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Desert willow sunset

On Wednesday evening Susan called out to me “you should see the clouds to the South.”

I went outside but couldn’t see the clouds to the South because of the houses in the way (she’d been standing upstairs looking out our living room windows) but could see some great thunderheads to the East.

They made a great backdrop for some Willow shots.