Don’t know about you, but I’m really miffed about this It’s not a major issue, it just looks like sloppy design and thought process. Shedding some light on the sources of noise. I think the skin tone tile is a bit pale and bordering more on bright pink. The dual format interests me as it could be spelling out Fujifilm’s alliance to xD is starting to wane.

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Or do you even notice? Another fairly anonymous budget compact from Fujifilm’s expanding ‘J’ range.

Fujifilm FinePix J50 Digital Camera Review

One thing I’m surprised at is the lack of film simulations. Design follows conformity as all the wheels and buttons are situated to the right with the rinepix.

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Manual mode frees up extra features in the menu such as being able to change the ISO sensitivity, exposure compensation and white balance. A JPEG file is usually interfered with by the processor.

Noise test Wise actions have been taken on the part of Fujifilm with the capping of sensitivity at ISO All 10 external controls are clearly labeled using industry-standard symbols and terminology. The continuous shooting mode has only one setting called Top3 and this takes only three photographs in succession.


Page 2 Image Quality. In the Manual scene mode there is a single Shooting menu with 6 options. In fujj it’s a good thing that the camera is priced at less than a hundred pounds because I’d feel short changed if it was any higher.

Fujifilm Finepix J50 Review – PhotographyBLOG

In practice I found that it worked quite k50, but it does come at the considerable cost of increasing the ISO speed more on this later First debuted at the PMA show back in January, the J50 represents an attempt to put the style back into affordable, closely resembling the more expensive and well-regarded F-series cameras.

Also, it’s not as effective as a true optical image stabilisation system, which the J50 is really crying out for given the extensive telephoto zoom range on offer. What is Plus Membership?

Although it’s easy to get swept away with new technology that a camera of this classification simply won’t have. The menu seems bereft of features and opts for unusual ones for a camera of this classification such as exposure compensation. This suggests to me that it’s a wasted setting that could’ve been changed to the much better Fujifilmchrome film simulation.

For some reason, the manual mode has been put in the scene modes which is an area usually reserved for the fully auto modes.

Modes and features The overly large lens bezel dominates the front of the camera taking up a third of the space available.


Fujifilm FinePix J Digital Photography Review

A decent result but suffers from fringing and a shallow depth of field means the background goes out of focus. One of the scenes that interested me was the natural light mode. Announced Jan 24, Only the power button accompanies them with all other functions and menus located on the back. Intellectual property fights in photography disheartening.

It’s accompanied by a flash that’s the same size as any other on a small compact but because it’s squarer, looks bigger. A typical layout with controls to the right. The plastic used is rough and feels flimsy. Even though I had doubts with the skin tone tile on the colour test chart, the skin looks balanced and realistic.

With dimensions of Fringing is evident on the edges of the white bars where contrast is high and detail starts to dissipate towards the back of the image. Fujifilm must mean easy in Japanese as the menus have always been easy to navigate and this one is no different which is great if you’re a newcomer to digital photography.

Even the face detection comes on automatically.