Quote Originally Posted by df cardwell
The Aria is excellent.

The whole batteries / no batteries thing is kind of passe, isn't it ?

How often do you lose a camera because you don't have batteries ?

How often can you find somebody who actually knows how to repair a mechanical camera ?

Especially ANY KYOCERA Contax ?
I gotta agree with df on this one. I have the Aria and it is wonderful to work with, and I have the AX which sits in cabinet waiting for me to figure out who can repair it...