Yes, got that too. The unfinished manual included with my camera seemed about the same as previous Fuji manuals, which is better than average. The best, in my opinion. Around Features which are unique to the Pro version of the S Zoom we’re looking at here are: Hidden behind the lens and beneath the flash compartment on the right side when looking from the front are three small holes for the tiny microphone used to record audio. If after reading this review you decide this camera is what you need, but you don’t need the extra Pro features listed below, you could consider the standard version. Scene Program mode offers a handful of preset shooting modes, set up for specific situations.

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Fujifilm FinePix S Series S602 Zoom 3.3MP Digital Camera – Black & Metallic gray

Just above the lens is the passive AF sensor, which uses ambient infrared light to help gauge focus. A focus switch on the left side of the camera goes between auto and manual focus modes, and the focus ring around the end of the lens barrel adjusts the manual focus. Most relevant reviews See all 6 reviews. With the latest generation of SuperCCD now third Fujifilm has added two new duji of ISO and ISOthese work by ‘coupling’ combining neighbouring pixel values to effectively increase sensitivity.

I’ll cover some of those new features in more detail throughout this review. Fuji also provides a lens cap holder, which attaches to the neck strap. Its long 6x zoom is great for getting close to the action, and its fast shutter response, cycle time, and super-handy “Final 5 Frame” modes make for the best prosumer sports shooter I’ve come across.


In any of the nonautomatic exposure modes, the camera’s ISO sensitivity setting can be ufji to, orregardless of the resolution setting.

In one of the few downsides to the S’s performance, I found optical distortion on the S to be quite high at the wide-angle fuhi, with approximately 1. Mitsubishi’s SuperCCD camera module. Search for all the latest photography gear and services in our dedicated photography directories.

Based on my shutter-lag tests, it appears that this approach was pretty successful, as the S tested faster than pretty much any other prosumer-level autofocus digicam I’ve examined to date. The SiOnyx Aurora is a compact camera designed to shoot stills and video in color under low light conditions, so we put it to the test under the northern lights and against a Nikon D5. It’s been churning around the rumor mills for some time now, but Nikon Japan has confirmed the D and D have been discontinued.

Once buffer full, 2. This is about the amount of light you’ll find in a typical city night scene under normal street lighting, but the camera itself can capture good-looking fuju under much darker conditions.

A Super Macro mode fumi from 0. Many cameras today include built-in image stabilization systems, but when it comes to video that’s still no substitute for a proper camera stabilization rig.

As always, I strongly recommend buying a few sets of high-capacity NiMH AA cells and a good charger, and always keeping a freshly charged set on hand as spares. Specifically, two series of 8MP images.

Opinions will always be divided over the benefits of SuperCCD technology and the claimed six megapixels the Ruji Pro provides. 6s02 last continuos mode is limited to 1,x pixels image size and allows you to record up to 40 shots, with an interval of around 0. The new generation of Super CCD boasts even better color reproduction, even lower levels of noise and class-leading, ultra-high sensitivity up to ISO for the ultimate in richly detailed, high-resolution images.


Stopped after 15 seconds, even with empty card. Most camera control is accomplished via external controls, so there’s less reliance on the LCD menu system than would be the case otherwise.

A nice touch, since this is often what you’re trying to accomplish when you’d otherwise drop into Aperture or Fhji Priority mode.

Conclusion I really think Fuji’s hit a home run in the “enthusiast” category with this one. There are two autofocus modes available: Dec 19, In my tests, the S Zoom’s electronic optical viewfinder proved cuji a little tight, showing a frame accuracy of approximately 94 percent at wide-angle and approximately 96 percent at telephoto.

Digital Cameras – Fuji FinePix S Zoom Digital Camera Review

Feedback Jeff welcomes your comments or questions. While talking about all the other cool features though, it’s important not to miss image quality: AgfaPhoto brand makes a comeback with budget cameras and digital albums. He takes a look back at the first ten years of DPReview’s development from its original conception, through a period of massive growth, to the site’s acquisition by Amazon. Final-5 Frame mode is thus especially handy for capturing fleeting moments.