I still haven't read very much of the instruction manual, so I'll bet pictures with the S40 might improve. Also, I think there's a setting for color saturation on the S40 that I don't know how to alter, so the S40's colors are super intense.
Camera owner (indoors w/ flash, and outdoors, natural light)
Tomato Plant (indoors)
Knicknack Shelf (indoors)
Goldfinches (through a window)
Deer (bad pictures with a flash)
Miscellaneous Canon S40 pictures (nice flower shot)