Fujifilm FinePix Z100fd Review

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Fujifilm FinePix Z100fd


Just slide open the lens cover to turn on the camera. The first thing you see on the LCD screen is the camera's current settings. The top left icon shows the Shooting mode is set to Auto. The next icon shows Face Detection is on. When there is no flash icon, the flash is on automatic, otherwise there will be some type of icon shown. More info is provided on the top right of the screen. You can see the Resolution is set to 8M (8-megapixels) and next that the Quality is set to F (fine) and that you can take 259 more images at the current resolution. All this info is only displayed for a few seconds when you open the cover of the camera. By pressing the DISP. button you can choose to show this info all the time, take it away or even show a grid on the screen to help you with framing your shots.





Fujifilm FinePix Z100fd


Pressing the Shutter halfway starts the Auto Focus mode and the screen displays the shutter speed and aperture settings at the bottom of the LCD along with the flash setting at the top.



Fujifilm FinePix Z100fd


The Manual mode screen is very similar to Auto, with the only difference being the manual icon and on the right side and the ISO setting being used is listed. Here you can see the possible screen settings: Info displayed, Grid lines, and all Info off.



Fujifilm FinePix Z100fd


The 4-way control on the back of the camera allows you to change the Anti-Shake, Flash, Self-Timer and Macro shooting settings with just the touch of a button.



Fujifilm FinePix Z100fd


There are also several pre-set scene modes available for shooting in almost any situation. These modes include: Movie, Manual, Auto, Natural & Flash, Natural Light, Auction Mode, Portrait, Landscape, Sport, Night, Fireworks, Sunset, Snow, Beach, Underwater, Museum, Party, Flower and Text.





Fujifilm FinePix Z100fd


Face detection is controlled by a button on top of the camera next to the shutter release. This allows you to quickly change the face detection options without looking through the camera's menu.


Fujifilm FinePix Z100fd


Shooting Menu:
    High Speed Shooting - On or Off
    Continuous - Long Period, Final 3, Top 3, Off
    Exp. Compensation - ±2 in 1/3 increments
    White Balance - Auto, Fine, Shade, Fluorescent 1, 2 and 3, Incandescent
    Quality - 8M Fine, 8M Normal, 3:2, 4M, 2M, .3M
    ISO - 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, Auto
    FinePix Color - Standard, Chrome, B&W
    AF Mode - Center, Multi




Fujifilm FinePix Z100fd


While in movie mode, you will see the movie icon in the upper left and the movie resolution, record time remaining, and if the camera is in standby mode or rec mode in top right.


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