FUJIFILM Northern The united states Organization today declared a new, distinctive top excellent dslr digital camera that mixes innovative technological innovation with an memorable style to its leading X-Series line, the FUJIFILM XF1. With its perfectly matched contacts and indicator, consideration to detail on appearance and style, and accessible technological innovation, the XF1 expands the X-Series range to a much broader audience.
The FUJIFILM XF1 brings together an amazingly fast and recently designed FUJINON F1.8 large position contacts with 4x guide zoom capability with a large 2/3-inch 12 Mega-pixel EXR CMOS indicator that provides excellent picture excellent, all in a amazing style that is unlike any other digital camera.
The lightweight FUJIFILM XF1 will be available in three luxurious designs: a dimply artificial black set, a sleek artificial tan set and an elegant artificial red set. Each new XF1 will begin shipping in Oct 2012.
"The FUJIFILM X-Series is known by professional photographers for their excellent picture excellent, perfection build and excellent performance," said Go Miyazaki, president and primary operating officer, FUJIFILM Northern The united states Organization. "And the FUJIFILM XF1 lives up to that reputation, while adding a new level of mobility and style with its unique sinkable F1.8 guide contact along with lightweight and durable metal body covered in set for a strong, vintage look."
First class contacts for razor-sharp results
The FUJIFILM XF1 functions a newly-developed, high-definition FUJINON 25mm large position F1.8 contacts (25mm-100mm) with 4x guide contact that consists of 7 cup contacts components in 6 groups, including 4 aspherical cup contacts components and 3 extra-low dispersal contacts components. The FUJINON contacts as has new HT-EBC (High-Transmittance EBC) covering on all contacts surfaces that considerably reduces surface for superior pictures, as well as visual picture stabilizing to eliminate trembling digital camera without limiting excellent around the sides of the picture.
The XF1 also features Optical Image Stabilization, which changes one group of four components to reduce trembling digital camera without limiting excellent around the sides of the picture, a prevalent problem with conventional stabilizing systems. With this excellent contacts, the XF1 can shoot in low light without enhancing level of sensitivity, keeping noise to a lowest, by using great shutter connections to prevent trembling digital camera and stop subject motion - all without the need for flash.
The XF1 is also capable of Macro digital photography at ranges as close as 3 cm, and can capture pictures with a beautiful "Bokeh" depth of field effect (for sharp topics set against out-of-focus backgrounds) by enjoying the XF1's fast contacts and six diaphragm blades.
Fast AF in black scenarios with EXR processor
With its EXR CMOS indicator and EXR processer, the FUJIFILM XF1 provides fast Auto Concentrate no matter what you are capturing, even in black settings. The quick read duration of the CMOS indicator, in addition to the high-speed EXR processer, boosts all operations; fast response, start-up in just 0.55 a few moments, focus acquisition in as little as 0.16 a few moments, and a lowest shot-to-shot duration of just 0.8 a few moments. Additionally, the EXR processer provides high-speed processing for hassle-free HD movie recording and burst-mode digital photography.
Manual feel with all-new GUI
The FUJIFILM XF1 has an all new on-screen selection switch that allows users to gain full management of the digital camera's extensive guide capturing manages. The on-screen selection switch is fully personalized, and allows for fast establishing adjustments and choices. The automated E-Fn option can be allocated up to six functions, allowing for sleek guide management via the bright, 3.0-inch (460k dot top excellent clear) LCD monitor. The XF1 also functions a automated function option for fast one-click establishing access.
Newly developed hardware design
The FUJIFILM XF1's new hardware design introduces a fresh way to carry, turn on and use the travel-ready digital camera. There are three modes for users to choose from when using the XF1:
- "Travel Mode" for a compact fit with the lens retracted and camera fully powered down
- "Standby Mode" with lens extended but in power saving mode for quick startups
- "Shooting Mode" for when you are actively photographing
Getting started is as easy as 1 - 2 - 3. From "Travel Mode," turn the zoom ring to either move into "Standby Mode," or bypass and move directly into "Shooting mode." And beyond just powering the camera, the manual zoom lens provides a very fast and precise 4x optical zoom range plus 2x intelligent digital zoom for a total of 8x zoom.
Fujifilm XF1 key features list:
- Pocketable, premium, camera available in 3 stunning colors (Black, Tan, Red)
- 12 MP 2/3" EXR-CMOS sensor with EXR-Auto
- Fast processing and response times
- Manual 4x FUJINON optical zoom (25-100mm equivalent to 35mm on a 35mm camera) and up to a total 8x zoom using the Intelligent Digital Zoom
- F1.8 (wide) - F4.9 (telephoto)
- Optical Image Stabilization
- Full manual controls
- A bright, sharp, 3.0-inch/460K dot premium clear LCD monitor
- ISO 100 - 12,800 (ISO 4000, 5000, 6400 M Mode or Smaller, ISO 12,800 S Mode)
- Macro shooting to 3cm
- Motion Panorama 360 for seamless panoramic shots in a snap
- Artistic effects including 6 "Advanced filters" with 11 patterns and 5 "Film simulation modes" for additional creative expression, plus an individual shutter 3D shooting option to create a 3D effect from 2 x 2D shots
- In-camera RAW converter
- Full HD movie recording with the ability to zoom and to take photographs during movie recording. Now also with Automatic Scene Recognition for even better results when videoing
- A range of retro style coordinating cases will be available to complement the XF1
- Approximately 300 shots per battery charge
Pricing and Availability
The FUJIFILM XF1 will be available in October 2012 for $499.95 in black, tan and red.
NOTE: For complete camera specifications, please go to: http://www.fujifilm.com/products/digital_cameras/
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