Ricoh GX200 Review
By Movable Type Admin
Record Mode Screens & Menus
The screen display in the Automatic record mode. Icons across the top indicate that
the flash is disabled, there is a SD card in the camera, Auto record mode. The image size is 4000 (12-megapixels), quality is Fine and there's
space left on the SD card to take 779 more pictures. On the bottom is the battery condition icon and the ISO setting. Above the ISO settings is the electronic level, that assists you in taking level shots anywhere.
Program exposure mode allows you to select the aperture for
the exposure. Here you also see the different amounts of screen information. They can be pressed by pressing the DISP. button on the back of the camera.
For full Manual exposure you select a shutter with the ADJ. dial or in the menu (1/800, 1/640, 1/500, 1/400, 1/320,
1/250, 1/200, 1/160, 1/125, 1/100, 1/80, 1/60, 1/50, 1/40, 1/30, 1/25, 1/20, 1/15, 1/13, 1/10, 1/8, 1/6, 1/5, 1/4, 1/3, 1/2.5, 1/2, 1/1.6, 1/1.3, 1, 2, 4, 8, 15, 30, 60, 120 and 180 seconds.) and select
the aperture with the dial by the shutter release.
Exposure Metering - Multi, Center, Spot
Continuous Mode - Off, Continuous, S-Cont, M-Cont
Img Set - Auto, Hard, Normal, Soft, B&W, B&W (TE), Setting 1, 2
Distortion Corr. - On or Off
Flash Expo. Comp. - ±2 in 1/3 increments
Man. Flash Amount - Full, 1/1.4, 1/2, 1/2.8, 1/4, 1/5.6, 1/8, 1/11, 1/16, 1/22, 1/32
Synchro Settings - 1st Curtain, 2nd Curtain
Auto Bracket - Off, On ±0.3, On ±0.5, WB-BKT, CL-BKT
Noise Reduction - On, ISO 1600, ISO 801>, ISO 401>, Off
Interval - Automatically shoots at an interval that you set.
Date Imprint - Off, Date, Time
Camera Shake Cor - On or Off
Exposure Compensation - ±2 in 1/3 increments
White Balance - Auto, Outdoors, Cloudy, Incandescent Lamp, Fluorescent Lamp,
ISO Setting - Auto, Auto-Hi, 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
The GX 200 has a very respectable macro focusing mode. The Macro focus range is from 1.0 to infinity in Wide angle.
The GR2 shoots video in either 640x480 or 320x240 resolution at 15 or 30 pfs. Movie clips are recorded in
Motion JPEG format and saved as AVI files.
Movie mode MENU options:
Frame Rate - 15, 30 fps
Focus - Multi AF, Spot AF, MF, Snap, 8
White Balance - Auto, Outdoors, Cloudy, Incandescent Lamp, Fluorescent Lamp, Manual,
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