This GE Camera has a low price, great image quality and is simple to use. The camera has just the right amount of settings needed to take a clear picture. The camera will adjust to bad lighting. Rechargeable batteries are recommended for this camera. Regular batteries will die within a day. If you must use regular batteries make sure you remove them from the camera when not in use. Overall, the GE A1050 is reliable, quick to focus, takes great photos and really is the only camera you will need for personal use. Image Quality The images come out super clear and better than most higher megapixel cameras. The images come out with a nice white light and not a yellow hue. Performance Works Great! No Problems. Ease of Use It's super ease to use. There are a crazy amount of settings to learn. Durability It's sturdy but why be careless? Get a protective case. Battery Life Battery life on this camera does suck. Take a regular picture session and your regular batteries are toast. Pull out the rechargeables. Portability It's small enough for your pocket or purse.