Quote Originally Posted by britchick, post: 287675
mmmmm i don't want it that small i need a a magnifying glass to use it but smaller than my bridging camera....i'd quite like it to have a large aperture to avoid flash if possible, zoom - i've not really thought about it really

what about something like the Nikon Coolpix P310
decent little unit! It's only a large aperture at the very widest setting though it gets to be a very small aperture very quickly :/ (but then most of them do)