Fujifilm FinePix JZ100: Compact zoom technology at the press of a button
FinePix JZ100 - 14MP, 8x Optical Zoom, 2.7 inch LCD
Up close and personal
Sitting at the heart of this camera is a powerful 8x Fujinon lens offering a 25-250mm focal range equivalent to a 35mm camera. The wide-ranging lens enables users to capture everything from beautiful wide-angle shots to stunning images of distant objects. At the other end of the scale, this camera offers a close-focusing distance of 5cm, which enables users to shoot beautiful macro images that fill the frame with detail and vibrant colours.
The sensors inside this compact camera has been designed to work perfectly with the Fujinon optics. The entry-level FinePix JZ100 has 14 megapixels of imaging power – perfectly capable of producing premium quality images and movies. Even reviewing stills and movie in-camera is enjoyable, thanks to the LCD screens offered by the camera as they have been redesigned for increased brightness over previous models in the J series.
A helping hand
The FinePix JZ100 is an ideal camera for families looking for an all-round compact, and the imaging technology employed by this model will help users of all abilities capture pictures to be proud of.
The Scene Recognition (SR) Auto mode automatically assesses the scene and selects the optimal settings to capture the scene in perfect detail. Scenes that can be automatically recognis ed by both cameras are Portrait, Landscape, Night, Macro, Night Portrait and Backlit Portrait – covering a huge range of possible shooting scenarios.
When shooting in low-light situations, this camera keeps on capturing top-quality shots thanks to the inbuilt high ISO sensitivity (up to ISO 3200*1) and Optical Image Stabilisation.
For portraits, Fujifilm’s Face Detection can capture up to nine faces in a single scene, making this compact ideal for large groups or families – and as it has been optimised to offer improved start-up times and users will never miss capturing images of their unforgettable moments.
*1 ISO 3200 is effective in S mode.
Creative and stylish
In addition to the exciting possibilities offered when capturing still images on the FinePix JZ100, users can also use this compact to shoot movies in 720p HD. A dedicated movie recording button on this camera ensures users can quickly start capturing movie at a moment’s notice – and as everything’s captured in HD, both still images and movies can be reviewed on an HD ready television.
When it comes to portability, this super-slim metal body compact will easily slip into pockets and is comfortable to hold for long shooting sessions. The JZ100 is available in black.
Fujifilm FinePix JZ100 key features
Scene Recognition Auto mode
ISO 100-3200 *1
8x optical zoom (25-200mm equivalent to a 35mm camera)
2.7-inch LCD screen
Optical Image Stabilisation
Five colour options