You could maybe also use the derogatory term (passable) but still the 1920/1080 size would fill up my largeat monitors screen. So you might say in that mode it silently record photos at 30 FPS. I wonder what that could capture in terms of movement. Anyway (Here) is the story. It goes on to speculate as to this abilities usefulness to wedding photographers. Also I would think news photographers might want to use this ability to record extremely delicate situations on the sly and get full coverage and decent snaps. Oh yeah with a wide angle.