Another strong point of this camera is its great colour, a well known strength of Fujifilm’s traditional film emulsions. On the other hand though, the off center position makes for a less stable mount on most tripod heads. For all warnings, a detailed message appears in the LCD monitor, if it’s activated. Handling Although very subjective I’d imagine most people will like the alloy body of this camera. Continuous Shooting The F Zoom can capture as many as four consecutive frames in rapid succession, at intervals as fast as 0. FinePix F Test Images 1.

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Fujifilm FinePix F Zoom Review: Digital Photography Review

Since this number is almost never reported on, and can significantly affect the picture taking experience, I now routinely measure it, using a crystal-controlled test setup I designed and constructed for the purpose. I’m glad to see that the position of the tripod mount won’t interfere with accessing the battery compartment door.

These entry level cameras should be easy to use, offer good image quality and easily connect with a smartphone for sharing.

The Display button just over the top left corner of the monitor controls the information and image display, in record mode cycling through options including image with exposure information, framing guideline overlay, or no display at all. Adding to its portable appeal is the F’s light weight, at 8. This mode records moving images with sound for as long as the SmartMedia card has available space, at either the x pixel or x pixel resolution setting.

The frame rate is a little low at 15ps, but the x resolution of the movies makes up for this. Once an option is selected for changing, a vertical listing of settings appears on the screen. Today, everyone gets the gift of free Plus membership for 1 month as a ‘thank you’ from fienpix ePHOTOzine team for your continued support!


I like the very pronounced notches on top of the Mode dial, which gave my thumb a substantial grip for turning the dial, but I still found it a little awkward to operate. Get the latest photography news straight to your inbox by signing up to our newsletter.

Average metering reads the entire scene and averages the readings to get the best overall exposure.

Dec 19, Fuji haven’t just popped in a new CCD though, they’ve enhanced various aspects of the cameras performance when compared to its predecessors. In Record mode, the up and down arrows control the optical and digital zoom. Shutter lag, full autofocus 0.

Fujifilm FinePix F601 Zoom – digital camera Series

fujfilm No settings menu is available. The Audio mode records audio files for as long as 4. This distortion is visible as a very slight colored fringe around the objects at the edges of the field of view on the resolution target.

Focus options include either manual or automatic control, with the autofocus system employing a contrast-detection focus mechanism.

Movie with sound and Audio recording modes. The LCD menu system isn’t too exhausting however, featuring at most about two pages worth of settings. The top part of this image is a crop of the original photo. Camera modes Using the dial on the top of the camera shown to the left allows you to quickly change between the various modes. A good feature is the ability to use a 3×3 grid overlay on the LCD which makes it easy to check your photo will align with the horizon and also helps composition in other ways.


As with all Imaging Resource camera tests, I encourage you to let your own eyes be the judge of how well the devices performed.

Fujifilm’s metering and colour technology seems to be at quite a high level, especially when you compare the F to some it’s competitors. The largest is the interpolated 2, x 2,pixel size, which offers quality settings of Fine, Normal, and Basic.

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Fujifilm FinePix F601 Zoom

Senior Editor Barney Britton’s pick this year is the camera that he describes as “close to perfect” for the kind of photography he does. When or 1, equivalents are selected, the image resolution is automatically set to 1, x pixels with Normal JPEG compression. At the same time, Fuji has endowed the line with a nice collection of features, and user interfaces comfortable for the novice.

The problem with this arrangement is that you can’t just press the rocker toggle in a single direction to step around the circle, but rather have to change from pressing left or right to up or down as you navigate around the choices.

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