Caplio GX100 Digital Camera Review

On March 28, 2007 this amazing new camera, superior model, successor to the Caplio GX8, was announced. It is the first digital camera to support a removable electronic viewfinder. Smooth Imaging Engine II image processing and Image stabilization (CCD-Shift) give high image quality with low noise, of high resolution (10MP). Other new features include the square mode with a 1:1 aspect ratio and the sepia mode for a larger range of expression. The Mode Dial on top of the body and the Up-Down Dial at the front of the body are easy to use and provide advanced manual settings.
Optional accessories for the Caplio GX100: external flash, external viewfinder, hood and adaptor allow use of the 19 mm wide conversion lens or other 43 mm diameter accessories, such as various filters (Wide conversion lens DW-6, Hood and adapter HA-2, Soft case SC-45, Neck strap GS-1).
Shooting Modes: Cont, S-Cont, M-Cont, Program-shift, Aperture-priority, Manual exposure, Movie mode, My setting 1&2
Scene Modes: Portrait, Sports, Landscape, Nightscape, Skew correction, Text, Zoom macro, High sensitivity
Movie Mode: 640×480, 320×240, 15 or 30 fps, AVI (Open DML Motion JPEG Format Compliant) and WAV sound
Flash Modes: Auto, Forced off, Forced on, Red-eye reduction, Slow-sync, Soft Flash
Focus Modes: Autofocus, Manual focus, Snap-focus (hyperfocal), Infinity lock
Metering: (TTL-CCD Metering) Multi -256 segments, Centre-weighted, Spot Metering
White Balance: Auto, Outdoors, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Custom
Caplio GX100
Technical Data:
• 2.5 inch LCD
• 10.01 megapixels
Focal Length: 24-72 35 mm (35 mm equivalent)
• Aperture: F2.5 – 9.1 (wide), F4.4 – 15.8 (wide)
• Exposure Compensation: +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
• Exposure Bracketing: +/- 0.3EV, +/- 0.5EV
• ISO Range: 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
• Flash Range: 20cm – 5m (wide), 15cm – 3m (tele)
• Focus Range:
30cm – ∞ (wide & telephoto)
1cm – ∞ (wide macro)
4cm – ∞ (tele macro)
1cm – ∞ (zoom macro)
• Shutter Speed: 180 – 1/2000 sec
• Self Timer: 2 or 10 sec
• Interval Timer: 5 sec – 3 hours interval selectable
• File Formats: JPEG, RAW (DNG), RAW & JPEG
• SDHC/SD/MMC card + 26MB internal memory
• DB-60 Li-ion battery or 2 x AAA batteries



I started photography as a hobby in 2005, during college. My passion slowly became a more important part of my life since 2008. Because of using a combination of my photographic knowledge, with those of internet marketing, I like to call myself a "photomarketer".

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