Ilse Jurriën : January 5th 2011 - 09:30 CET
Fujifilm FinePix Z90
Fujifilm FinePix Z90 digital camera : Introducing the undeniably stunning FinePix Z90 from Fujifilm, a super-stylish member of the 1st half 2011 range of digital cameras. It's packed full of fun and easy-to-use features, this camera really is not just a pretty face. Housing an innovative 3-inch wide LCD touch screen, a 14.2 megapixel sensor, a 5x Fujinon optical zoom, 720p HD movie and 1080p image capture, and a YouTube / Facebook easy web upload facility; the Fujifilm FinePix Z90 is the perfect camera for a fashion-conscious audience that is looking for a combination of quality and style. The Fujifilm FinePix Z90 will be available in mid-January 2011 at a retail price of $169.95.|
Fujifilm FinePix Z90 touch screen LCD
The Fujifilm FinePix Z90 follows in the footsteps of its hugely successful predecessor, the Z70. However, it now sports a stunning 3-inch wide LCD touch screen, allowing you to effortlessly navigate through the camera's many functions without needing to press any buttons. The responsive touch screen will not only lets you take and view photos at the touch of a finger, but also provides a large, bright screen to playback and admire your photos. The elegant design grabs attention with its sleek looks and cool vertical sliding lens barrier. At only 17.45 mm thick you really can just pop this camera into your jean pocket - perfect!
Share photos online with the Fujifilm Z90
The Fujifilm FinePix Z90 is great for those who have better things to do than sit around all day uploading images and movies to Facebook and YouTube. Just simply go to ‘playback’ mode, then select the ‘menu’ option and ‘mark’ your chosen pictures and movies for Facebook or YouTube. Then once you connect the camera to your computer and access the MyFinePix Studio software (included in the box), all you have to do is press ‘upload’ and they will all get transferred to the selected websites saving you effort & time.
Record HD movies with the Fujifilm FinePix Z90
With HD image and movie capture and a 14.2 megapixel high resolution sensor, the Fujifilm FinePix Z90 will capture spectacularly, detailed images that you will be proud to share with both, friends and family. Both still shots and video clips can be viewed in all their glory on any HD ready television.
Fujifilm FinePix Z90 lens
The Fujifilm Z90 has an impressive Fujinon 5x wide optical zoom lens (28 - 140 mm equivalent) which operates internally, ensuring the sleek design of the camera is maintained and also that the optics are protected against any bumps or scrapes. This 5x wide optical zoom opens up a wide array of photo opportunities that would normally be out of reach, and thanks to the Digital Image Stabilisation feature, the pictures you take will be crisp and clear, even at the full 5x zoom.
Fujifilm FinePix Z90 - Search an image
Navigating the Fujifilm FinePix Z90's interface is smooth and easy; Dual Direction GUI detects the orientation of the camera and automatically switches the direction of the menu buttons and current image. This feature splits the screen in various ways allowing you to view multiple images at once in playback, so you can scroll through your images easily to locate the one you are looking for.
Fujifilm FinePix Z90 camera technologies
As on all Fujifilm cameras the Scene Recognition Auto (SR AUTO) feature intelligently detects the scene-type and shooting conditions and optimises the camera's settings accordingly. So whether you're photographing a group of friends in a nightclub or family on the beach, the Fujifilm FinePix Z90 will produce perfectly balanced photos at the press of a button. The Fuji FinePix Z90 also features low-light capabilities of up to ISO 3200 at full resolution, and advanced Face Detection technology with automatic red-eye removal.
Tracking AF on the Fujifilm FinePix Z90
Great for those all important actions shots, the Tracking Auto Focus (AF) feature locks onto your moving subject and ensures that they are kept in perfect focus. Simple to use, just half-press the shutter button and Tracking AF will track your subject and keep them in focus until you fully press the shutter button, capturing a photo with the subject in centre frame and perfectly in focus & ensuring that you don't miss the shot. One more fascinating feature is the touch and shoot function. If the user select this mode and touch the LCD screen, the camera will automatically releases the shutter and take the best picture for you.
Fujifilm FinePix Z90 in-camera image editing
Perfect for all those teenagers and twenty some things that spend every waking minute on-line, the Fujifilm Z90 features numerous edit functions which allow you to rotate, crop, collage, resize, change brightness and create mosaic effects on faces on your photos to ensure they are prepped to share on the internet, with the world!
Record video clips with the Fujifilm FinePix Z90
And finally, with a dedicated movie button on the top of the camera, it really is simple to take your own video clips with the Fujifilm FinePix Z90. And once you've taken them there is even a Movie Editing tool that allows you to cut and paste successive movies. James Cameron, eat your heart out!
Fujifilm FinePix Z90 review, price & availability
The Fujifilm FinePix Z90 will be available in mid-January 2011 at a retail price of $169.95. As soon as we receive an Fujifilm FinePix Z90 test sample, we will publish a photo gallery with high resolution pictures, followed by an extensive Fujifilm FinePix Z90 review.
Fujifilm FinePix Z90 specifications
• 3.0-inch wide touch screen LCD
• 14.2 MP sensor
• Slimmer metal body with vertical sliding lens cover
• Fujinon 5x wide Optical Zoom (28 - 140 mm equivalent)
• YouTube / Facebook easy web upload
• HD Recording for both stills and movies
• One-touch Movie Mode and Movie Editing feature
• Digital Image Stabilisation
• Touch and Shoot
• Auto Picture Rotation
• Tracking Auto Focus
• Image search function
• Available in Black, Silver, Pink, Blue, Purple and Red