Fujifilm FinePix A500 Review

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Playback Screens & Menus

Fujifilm FinePix A500

When you select Playback mode the last picture taken is displayed. You can move backward or forward through the images using the LEFT and RIGHT buttons. The amount of overlay information displayed is controlled by pressing the DISP button. Date/time and image number are displayed for several seconds as each image is reviewed; there is no extended exposure information available.

Fujifilm FinePix A500

You can quickly search through stored images using the Index playback function which is actuated by pressing the DISP button. Nine thumbnail size images will be displayed and you can select one using the LEFT/RIGHT and WIDE/TELE buttons and then pressing the MENU/OK button.

Fujifilm FinePix A500

The image can be magnified in several steps up to 4.1x by pressing the telephoto zoom button. Once the image is enlarged at any step, you can move around (Pan) inside of it using the left/right and zoom control; the zoom control becomes the up/down control after first panning left/right.

Fujifilm FinePix A500

Movie clips can be played in the camera or viewed on a TV using the supplied audio/video cable.

Fujifilm FinePix A500

Playback MENU options:

    ERASE - Single frame or All frames

    DPOF - Set the DPOF (Direct Print Order Format); Reset All, Without Date, With Date

    PROTECT - Frame, Set All, Reset All

    OPTION - Adjust LCD brightness, enter the SETUP menu

    PLAYBACK - Set the style in which you want the images to be displayed in Automatic Playback.

    COPY - Copy images between the camera's internal memory and an xD memory card

    TRIMMING - Allows you to zoom in and crop an image

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