Overall it's solid and takes nice pics for a pocket camera. The HDR feature is useless w/o a tripod, though. It's a tad bigger than most all P&S. I use a Nikon D90 also, but for the size and portability the G12 is pretty good.
"Got tight last night on absinthe and did knife tricks. Great success shooting the knife into the piano. The woodworms are so bad and eat hell out of all furniture that you can always claim the woodworms did it."