Fujifilm FinePix S20 Pro review

Started Aug 31, 2006 | User reviews
perempe
Junior MemberPosts: 29
Like?
Fujifilm FinePix S20 Pro review
Aug 31, 2006

My father borrowed it from a friend to shoot holiday pictures. I was impressed with the results, so I bought the same used. (It was a great deal.) The camera has excellent dynamic range and great low-light performance. Shooting low light pictures you have to practice a bit (use higher ISO sensitivity), or use a tripod. My holiday pictures are sharp, not a single focus error.

Pros:
Excellent dynamic range, ergonomics and build quality, lots of manual controls (F/11 aperture), RAW mode, good macro performer, fast continous shooting, accurate EVF, great low light performance, good focusing (w/o assist light), great movie mode, histogram, uses AA (4) batteries and CF card (not just XD card), good battery life.

Problems:

Cons:
Some noise - ISO200 minimum sensitivity, bigger shutter lag in manual mode (0,4 second), no resolution/ISO button, 1M resolution after RAW (why?), some chromatic aberration, no assist light, some white balance errors in low light (I only experienced it in forest), adapter required for filters.

perempe's score
4.5
Average community score
4.4
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum MMy threads