It also controls the LCD backlight in all modes. Trust me, needing this is not a matter of if, but when Beneath the Mode dial is a small speaker that plays back camera sounds and recorded audio. When an image has been digitally enlarged, the arrow keys move around within the enlarged view. Read on for more details.

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The thumbnails below show a subset of my test images.

Kyocera Finecam MR review: Kyocera Finecam MR – CNET

fineca Below and to the right of the flash compartment is the front of the optical viewfinder window. Explore the images on the pictures page, to see how the S5’s images compare to other cameras you may be considering.

The metal body is a matte-silver with black, plastic accents, and is lightweight at just 5. Given the amount of email I’ve finnecam on the topic, I now include this paragraph in all my digicam reviews.

No word on how any shots you’ll get using rechargeables on the MR but it will probably be at least twice as many. I don’t know about others, but IE 5. I get a lot of email from readers who’ve lost photos due to a corrupted memory card. Specifically, two series of 8MP images. Other items on the front of the camera include the microphone, flash sensor I assumeand self-timer lamp. Check out our free Photo School area!


Where the S5 finds itself lagging behind the competition is in terms of photo quality. There is also a setup menu on the S5, which is accessed via the mode switch. Submit a News Tip!

The low-profile camera can easily be slipped into a pocket quickly when on the go. The Finecam SLR retains the tiny 4-by Just above the lens is the flash. Remember though, that digital zoom decreases the overall image quality in direct proportion to the magnification achieved because it simply enlarges the center pixels of the CCD image, so shouldn’t be relied on for sharp details or high image quality.

DCRP Review: Kyocera Finecam MR

The Finecam MR is an attractive, well-built camera. With a fast card, it can also capture VGA-resolution movies with audio, up to the capacity of the SD card.

These dinky storage cards are just slightly thicker than a SmartMedia card but are considerably smaller more of this later. Through the LCD menu, the Manual menu option calls up a sub-menu of exposure options. It’s been churning around the rumor mills for some time now, but Nikon Japan kyoceea confirmed the D and D have been discontinued. I confess that it’s hard for me to fairly evaluate a camera like the SLR, with a proper view toward its intended audience. Send them to jakeller pair. To really love this camera, you’ll need to overlook a few quirks and flaws.


Pressing the Menu button pulls up the following settings menu:.

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The camera utilizes either a lithium-ion battery pack or the AC adapter for power, both of which come with the camera. Click on a thumbnail to see the full-size photo. Down here you’ll find a plastic I think tripod mount as well as the battery compartment. To the upper-left of the LCD is the electronic viewfinder, which is like small LCD that you use as if it was a regular optical viewfinder.

Expect to spend some time removing this in software. Although these camera lines are best known in the field of conventional film imaging, Kyocera has made inroads in the digital realm as well, with digicam models reaching as early asand the ultra-miniature S3 and S4 models found a good many homes with style-conscious consumers.

The SLR will automatically shut itself down after a small period of inactivity, a feature which can be turned off through the Set-up menu. I don’t care for the choices of 2, 4, and 8 seconds though.

Kyocera Finecam SLR – digital camera review: Now, here’s a look at the resolution and quality choices on the MR:.

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