Fujifilm FinePix S602 Zoom Review
Manual Record Mode Menu
Pressing the OK/MENU button while in one of the Manual Record modes (P, A, S, M) displays the manual record menu (shown left). This menu is normally displayed transparently over the live view, for clarity we have used a black background. Use the 4-way controller to navigate the menu and OK to select an option. Each option is described below. The Auto record menu is very basic, you can see a (clip) here.
Record Mode Menu
|Option||Values / Actions||Notes|
|External Flash|| On
|When enabled the internal flash will be ignored and no flash modes can be selected. Triggers flash via top hotshoe.|
|Flash Compensation|| +0.6 EV
|Allows you to shoot multiple shots which are then combined into one Multi-exposure shot.|
|Auto Bracketing|| +/-1.0 EV
|Self Timer|| 2 seconds
|ISO Sensitivity|| ISO 1600 (1 MP)
ISO 800 (1 MP)
|Note that when selecting ISO 800 or 1600 the camera will automatically switch to 1 MP (1280 x 960) resolution.|
|Probably the widest selection of White Balance settings of any digital camera.|
* Option available only in Manual Record Mode
Play Mode Menu
Pressing the MENU button while in Play mode displays the Play menu. Just like the record menu it would normally be overlaid transparently over the review image, in this case we've used a black image for clarity. The play menu itself is fairly simple. Each option is described below.
|Option||Values / Actions||Notes|
|When you erase an image the camera 'fades' the image out (clip).|
|DPOF|| Date On
|A little obscure but these options lead to a DPOF print order selection page where you can browse and mark images for printing.|
|Voice Memo|| On||Select On and the camera will record a 30 second voice memo which will carry the same filename as the image ('attaching' it to the image).|
Set up Menu
Just like the 6900Z the S602Z has a dedicated Set up menu which is accessed by turning the exposure mode dial to the SET position. Note that you must have the camera mode dial pointing to 'Record'. The menu itself is spread over two pages, use the up / down arrows on the 4-way controller to navigate through the options and the left / right arrows to change options.
Set Up Menu
|Option||Values / Actions||Notes|
|Image Quality|| Set||Takes you to the image quality menu (clip).|
|Movie Quality|| Set||Takes you to the movie quality menu (clip).|
|Image Display|| Off
|'Post view' provides you with a quick review of the image after it is taken then returns to live view. 'Preview' provides you with a review which you must confirm with OK before the image is saved.|
|AF Mode|| AF
|Set Adapter Ring|| No
|Limits lens focal lengths for use with optional lens adapter.|
|Auto Power Off||
|USB Mode|| DSC
|Primary media|| Compact Flash
|Choose the primary media slot (if both slots contain media).|
|Reset All|| OK|
|(European S602 Zoom)|
|Douaumont Ossuary by Eric 54-BNF|
from Armistice Day
|Silhouette at sunset by Jill Hancock|
from Portrait Lens (around 80mm or equivalent - please check the full rules)
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