Originally Posted by JoeV
The thing that makes the G1 such a good camera are the ergonomics of the body, the EVF, the folding LCD and the image quality at the price point using the kit lens. It really is a great little photographic tool, the first all-electronic camera that I can actually like and appreciate in the way that I appreciate legacy manual cameras; it does what it was designed to do very well.
I think it will become known as a great little candid/street photography camera, also. But it does much more than that, too.
This is the best thumbnail summary I have seen of what is great about the G1. You should license it to e-commerce sites for their product blurb!!