The very usable high ISO settings also allow for the use of fast shutter settings for freezing moving subjects in sports or other moving subject photography. Picture Stabilization automates professional photographic techniques to deliver clear images with true color and fine detail. About 10 pictures did not turned out the way I wanted, and I saved maybe a , since many pictures were taken twice or more under different settings. Used with the high ISO settings you can get a usable flash range of about 25 feet which most other cameras in it’s class couldn’t even think about. Overall the Fujifilm Finepix F31fd is well constructed and designed with no obvious signs of corners being cut. One for “normal” non-macro shooting located in the traditional position and then two that are positioned on each side of the lens and can have their output adjusted individually — in essence, giving you the same capabilities as a ring light strobe that’s available to high end DSLR users.

Uploader: Brahn
Date Added: 11 July 2011
File Size: 43.96 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 93499
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

Fujifilm FinePix F series – Wikipedia

The unit responds well and does exactly what it’s designed to do and as stated earlier, is amazing at shooting people photos. Fujicolor Pro QuickSnap Superia. In bright sunlit situations, it was difficult to see fine detail, making framing the shot precisely a chore.

Firstly there is no manual focus mode, which is fine for most of the time as the camera’s auto-focus usually locks onto your intended target, but is an annoying omission on the occasions when it struggles usually in low-light.

It also retains the excellent overall finish of the Fujifilm Finepix F30, and generally looks and feels more expensive than it actually is. To assist in the low light shooting, Fuji designed in an incredibly bright focus-assist light that beams outward feet in normal conditions. Another interesting menu item in manual mode is the ability to switch from “Finepix” color to “Chrome” or “Black and White. About 10 pictures did not turned out the way I wanted, and I saved maybe asince many pictures were taken twice or more under different settings.


This feature is actually a new scene mode called Natural Light and Flash obviously the marketing department didn’t talk to the engineers about the naming convention.

The f31fd has face detection as well. When you go to school to learn the craft of journalism, one of the first things you’re taught is to not take anything that you write or photograph at face value. Gear of the Year – Allison’s choice: This is a great improvement on the F11, where you had to set the exposure compensation via the main menu. The layout is minimalist — nothing extra or fancy with simple buttons and modest styling. Specifically, two series of 8MP images. The face detection functionality can be disabled, as desired.

With many users creating very large albums using the new Live Album feature, Google has decided to double the image and video limit for albums in Photos.

See price on Amazon. In Decemberthe Ffd won the Digital Photography Review “premium compact camera” group test [11] because of its image quality. You can directly access the various flash, macro, self-timer and delete options by clicking on the four buttons around the navigation pad.

Fujifilm FinePix F31fd

Face recognition has been updated to 2. It features a megapixel chip, a wide angle zoom mm equiv. There is, however, an annoying by-product of this system. The LCD adjusts image brightness to surrounding light levels automatically.

Power Fyji you open the battery compartment, you’ll also notice that the power cell is about twice the thickness of the common point-and-shoot fair. We were also interested to see if the internal changes the sensor is the same but the F31fd has a new version of the Real Photo Processor had upset the fine balance of hardware and processing that made the F30 what it was.


There vuji a mode that allows you to take 40 frames at 1. Founder Phil Askey on the first ten years. The camera casing is made of metal and is very solid.

Fujifilm FinePix F Series F31fd 6.3MP Digital Camera – Silver

Shot at a rate of Many old-time zone system photographers carried around a Wratten filter that showed them what the tonality of a scene would look like. Navigation Overall, the menu system on the F31FD is as plain fiji the cameras appearance and wasn’t as intuitive as it should be. It’s best for posed group shots where your subject s is standing still at a moderate distance, as the system is fooled if the subject is too far away, is moving quickly or has their head turned sideways.

Shutter lag is pretty good too and the LCD display is large enough to see whats going on in the frame quite easily. The Fujifilm Finepix F31fd has relatively few external controls, just 10 in total, which is surprising ff31fd that this camera offers nearly a full range of photographic controls.

It may not be a replacement for a DSLR, but it can complement one well for some uses.