No buffer, as far as we can tell, all shots at the same speed. Red-Eye Reduction fires a small pre-flash to reduce the occurrence of red-eye effect in people pictures. The size is just right, and there’s diopter correction for our fellow glasses-wearers. The camera was about average in the nightshot test. You can record moving images with sound at either High Quality HQ pixels, or standard quality x and x pixels. As you turn the wheel, the focus distance is displayed on the LCD monitor next to the Jog Dial arrow, which is a great help when shooting in low-light conditions. Once in Index Display mode, pressing the wide-angle side again displays the image information for the highlighted thumbnail, including exposure information.

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Color night vision with the SiOnyx Aurora. Movie mode, marked on the Mode dial with a film strip symbol, captures MPEG movies up to 60 seconds with sound. The fully manual and automatic exposure modes — along with adjustable ISO settings, Scene Dsf modes, advanced Movie features, and automatic E-mail option — make the camera features perfect for pros and amateurs alike.

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Other quibbles include the underwhelming nightshots, and lack of ddsc continuous shooting. Specifically, two series of 8MP images. Let’s take a look at the various menu items and what they do: This new macOS app can automatically create HTML web galleries from your photos that can be shared and viewed in any browser.

Ddsc the right of the zoom control is the thumb wheel which is also a button that is used for adjusting manual settings such as shutter speed, aperture, and exposure compensation. But its combination of features, form factor and image quality make it an enjoyable camera to use — and his pick for this year. On the left side of the camera we’ll find a neat hinged and sprung door behind which lurk the mini-USB connector and AV output terminal, just above the door is the ACC ssc for connection to a proprietary Sony accessory such as the HV-FL flash unit.


Sony DSC-S85

The S85 is equipped with a 3x, 7- 21mm Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar lens equivalent dsd a mm lens on a 35mm camera. As they did last year, this year’s new models included additions to both the Mavica and Cyber-shot lines. Intro and Highlights Review First Posted: PhotoRescue is about the best and easiest tool for recovering digital photos I’ve seen.

A center crosshair target appears on the LCD monitor inside the focus bracketsto show the location of the spot exposure reading.

Sony DSC-S85 Review

Writing a TIFF file takes considerably longer, locking up the camera for nearly 40 seconds. Find out what’s new and notable about the Z6 in our First Impressions Review.

Somewhere, somebody has to pay to produce worthwhile content. The S85 also performed very well in the macro category, capturing a minimum area of just 2. The optical viewfinder and small status display panel on the camera’s back panel will help conserve battery power by not relying completely on the LCD monitor to adjust settings although you’ll still need to activate the LCD screen to change menu options.

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The Record menu offers a list of Record mode options, including a TIFF mode for saving uncompressed images; a Text mode that captures images as black-and-white GIF files, perfect for snapping pictures of white boards and meeting notes; and a Voice recording mode, in which you can d85 sound clips up to seconds long to accompany captured images great for “labeling” or annotating shots you’ve taken.


You can change the storage card and battery dsd it’s still on there, that’s a consolation. There’s also an E-mail record mode that captures a smaller, x pixel image size that’s easier for e-mail transmission, in addition to the primary image size you’ve selected through the Record menu. These entry level cameras should be easy to use, offer dwc image quality and easily connect with a smartphone for sharing.

Dec 21, Well, here are a few ways of thinking about it: For weeks, we’ve been getting hammered with the question “Will Chris and Jordan continue their tradition of doing a Best and Worst year-end episode? The Bad Poor low-light image quality; slight shutter delay.

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Our assessment is that it performs better than the lenses on most digicams we’ve tested. It also ss85 filter threads to accommodate a variety of Sony lens conversion kits. The S85 shares the same “Carl Zeiss” lens as the S As noted in the earlier Exposure section of this review, we felt that some aspects of the Jog Dial’s operation could have been better designed. Below that you’ll find the four-way switch, which is use for menus and basic camera functions as well.

A recently published patent from Canon details the schematics for a medium telephoto macro lens with image stabilization for its new RF mount. Some corner softening is evident, but a good bit less than we’re accustomed to seeing in digicam lenses.