A point and shoot digital camera refers to a entry-level camera with the full automatic control settings for capturing images. For example, the camera shall decide when to have the flash firing or set the faster shutter speed. These models have been suitable for many people in regard of their very reasonable prices.
The Samsung-DV150F is a point and shoot digital model.
There is a wide variety of sizes and shapes with point and shoot models, even though the common size nowadays is slightly large than that of a deck of playing cards. If you are just a beginner in photography, you can find it easy to start with a point and shoot camera and immediately able to shoot a photo of the acceptable quality. With several point and shoot cameras, you’re going to be able to have the manual control over some settings, but common the cameras are built to be mostly used in the automatic mode. The menus of those cameras are often easy to understand, so it easy to share photos.
The word “point and shoot” shows that you can have the camera pointed at a certain subject and capture the image. It is very easy to use this type of camera.