Automatic and manual focus control, adjustable focus area. Still, the S can be carried in a large coat pocket or purse, although I’d recommend picking up a small camera bag for better protection. You cannot use the optical zoom during filming, which is usually the case with digicams that record sound with movies. You’ll therefore most likely be constrained to using Minolta’s own accessory lenses. The comments are also intended as only a quick reference: This mode might help with moving objects, but I have no way of testing that.

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A Self-Timer mode provides a second countdown before the shutter fires, and also enables operation via the optional remote control accessory. Imprinting can be disabled. Autoflash, Autoflash with red-eye reduction, Fill-flash, Fill-flash with red-eye reduction, Flash cancel.

A new level of 4. The S offers very flexible exposure control, with a range of exposure options and special shooting modes available to choose from. The 4x zoom lens offers a s144 longer reach than the 3x zoom found on most of its competition, as kinolta as unusually sharp, clear images.

This camera takes good pictures but you want accessories to be inlcuded, After having my main camera break down on me, I bought this as a back-up s441 for my Dimage Z This time is required for the autofocus and autoexposure mechanisms time to do their work, and can amount to a fairly long delay in some situations.


DCRP Review: Minolta DiMAGE S

Due to my limited resources, please do not e-mail me asking for a personal recommendation. The included 16MB CF card can only hold x414 51 seconds of video.

The camera’s dimensions of 4. April 22, Last Updated: Images saved to CompactFlash Type I memory cards. The most important bottom line is image quality though, and the S delivers some of the best-looking images I’ve yet seen from a Minolta digicam.

This notched dial rests on top of the camera, on the right side. The five spot-AF targets are all clustered rather closely in the center of the frame. A series of filter minoltw inside the lip of x414 lens barrel accommodates lens conversion kits, which are available as separate accessories.

The S’s bottom panel is relatively smooth and flat. Dec 26, Two LED lamps on the right side of the viewfinder eyepiece report the camera’s current status.

Minolta DiMAGE S : Specifications and Opinions | JuzaPhoto

The battery compartment opens from beneath the camera, with a door that must be slid simage before opening. The camera is reasonably compact despite its thick body, similar in size to many point-and-shoot film cameras though quite a bit too large to fit into a shirt pocket. Add to that its ergonomically compact styling and minilta features, and you’ll see why the DiMAGE S stands out for its first-class operability. When an image has been enlarged in playback mode, the four arrows let you scroll around the enlarged image.


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Last but not least, here is the bottom of the camera. OK, now back to our regularly scheduled review I d414 remind readers that digital zoom significantly compromises image quality because all it does is crop and enlarge the central portion of the CCD image.

You can see the reflection of the flash, but there’s no red to be seen. A Taiwanese company known for producing skins for Sony products has released what is very likely its most unusual skin to date. Save on Digital Cameras Trending price is dimahe on prices over last 90 days. Recording times will vary depending on the amount of memory card space available.

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