Fuji S1500

The FUJI S1500 is the predecessor of the FUJI FS 2000. The FUJI FS 2000 has a 1/2.3-inch CCD 10 megapixel imaging sensor. The FUJI S2000 has an inbuilt memory of 40 MB and the memory can be extended with the help of SD or SDHC cards. The images are stored in JPEG format, movies in AVI format and sound in WAVE format. The FUJI S1500 has a Fujinon 12x optical zoom lens, F2.8 (Wide) – F5.0 (Telephoto). The focal length of the camera is f=5.9 – 70.8mm, equivalent to 33 – 396mm on a 35mm. The camera also has a 6x optical zoom.

Fuji S1500

The FUJI S1500 has an ISO sensitivity ranging from 64 – 6400. The FUJI S1500 works extremely well in damp light. There is also an Auto ISO option. The FUJI S1500 has TTL 256-zones metering exposure control. There are different shooting modes like Auto, SR Auto, SP, P, S, A, M, C, Panorama, Movie, Portrait, Landscape, Sport, Night, Night (Tripod), Natural Light, Fireworks, Sunset, Snow, Beach, Museum, Party, Flower and Text.

Fuji S1500

There is CCD shift type image stabilization in the FUJI S1500. The processor of the camera is a bit faster than its successor. The speed is (Auto mode) 1/4sec. to 1/2000sec, (All other modes) 8sec. to 1/2000sec. There are different focusing options like Auto focus (Area, Multi, Center and Tracking) and Continuous AF. There is also a self timer with a 2 sec – 10 sec delay. There is an auto flash with a very effective range.

Fuji S1500

The FUJI S1500 has an electronic viewfinder 0.2-inch, Approx. 200,000 dots, FLCD monitor (R/G/B colors are displayed in a single dot) with Approx. 97% coverage. There is also an LCD screen 2.7-inch, Approx. 230,000 dots, and TFT color LCD monitor, with approx. 99% coverage. The FUJI S1500 records movies with a resolution of 640 x 480 pixels, 30 frames/sec and 320 x 240 pixels, 30 frames/sec.

Fuji S1500

The FUJI S1500 has different playback options like Slideshow, Face Detection (with Red-eye removal), Trimming, Single frame and Multi-frame playback (with Micro thumbnail), Sorting by date, Image rotate, Voice Memo and Histograms (Highlight warning). The FUJI S1500 is powered by 4x AA type alkaline batteries (included), Ni-MH rechargeable batteries (sold separately) can also be used or Lithium batteries (sold separately) can also be used to run the camera. The Dimensions of the FUJI S1500 are 102.5(W) x 73.0(H) x 67.8(D) mm / 4.1 (W) xs 2.9 (H) x 2.7 and the weight of the camera is 324 gm. The camera is extremely light as the body is made of plastic.

FUJI S1500

The FUJI S1500 Price is RS.15000/- approximately. The camera is a very affordable one and it is far better than its successor. If you wish to purchase a low budget professional camera then this is the one you are looking for.

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