Fujifilm Finepix S2950 Camera- Offers Powerful Zoom Capabilities The Fujifilm Finepix S2950 is released by the Fujifilm industry last year 2011 along with the two AA battery powered megazoom cameras such as the S3200 and S4000. Finepix S2950 is a camera boasts a body like the DSLR cameras and features a 14 megapixel resolution unlike to its rivalry, the Olympus E-5 DSLR camera that only offers a 12.3 megapixel resolution, an 18x Fujinon optical zoom with a focal length of 28mm – 504mm, as well as the 3 inches LCD screen display with an electronic viewfinder. These three models, the Fujifilm Finepix S2950, S3200 and S4000 features dual image stabilization, scene recognition SR auto, tracking autofocus, face detection, full manual controls, as well as the capability to record HD videos at 720p with an HDMI output connector. In addition to that, the S3200 and S4000 boasts face recognition and can record videos in MPEG-4 with H.264 compression in order to capture sharper videos with a smaller file sizes. Since there is slightly separating the Finepix S2950 among its two siblings, it is understandable why those people who are in search for a decent zoom lens, an electronic viewfinder, along with the AA size batteries may perhaps be attracted to this camera rather than its somewhat expensive siblings. When it comes to the key specs of the Fujifilm Finepix S2950, of course it offers a lot of features that can really make you satisfied. Well, it features a 14 megapixel resolution, 1/2.3 inches CCD image sensor, an 18x optical zoom lens with a focal range of 28mm – 504mm in 35mm film equivalent, an aperture of f3.1-5.6, a large 3 inches LCD screen display just like the Olympus E-5 camera with 230,000 dots resolution and an electronic viewfinder, a 4,288 x 3,216 pixels highest resolution in still images with file format of JPEG while 1,280 x 720 at 30fps in videos and a file format of AVI. Unlike to the Olympus E-500 DSLR cameras that offers mechanical image stabilization, the Fujifilm Finepix S2950 offers both the mechanical and digital type of image stabilization. In addition to that, it is powered by the four AA size battery that can shot up to 300 photos before it run out. Of course, since this camera uses that kind of battery, you can’t charge this in the camera itself. The Finepix S2950 also features the compatibility to the SD and SDHC memory cards. Furthermore, it has measurements of 4.3 x 2.9 x 3.2 inches with a weight of 15.4 ounces including the battery and the memory card. You can able to get all of these features in just a price of $229.95. Just like the Olympus E-500 DSLR cameras, the Finepix S2950 also offers great performance. In other words, the photos produced by this camera are indeed in good quality, perfect for shooting subjects in bright conditions. The photos are obviously soft and smeary it is viewed at a smaller sizes starting from ISO range of 200. This camera is definitely worth the value of your money.
Author Bio: Hi Im Jonas, I love having a latest gadgets for my own entertainment. Especially when I am on a tour, I always bring my Canon PowerShot A3000ISand digital camera review to capture a beautiful places that I seen on my tour.
Published on Apr 8, 2012
Published on Apr 8, 2012
Unbiased digital camera reviews and advice from the expert plus covering some of the didgital products features.