New Casio Exilim EX-100. Image: ephotozine.com
The famous Japanese watch makers Casio launched a new compact digital camera, Casio Exilim EX-100, with a bright f/2.8 optical zoom lens equivalent to 28-300mm in 35mm terms. It features manual controls, raw (DNG) recording, a large 3.5inch tilting screen on the back, a 12.1 megapixel 1/1.7inch back illuminated CMOS sensor, built in Wi-Fi, and full HD video recording.
The Casio EX-100 has a constant f/2.8 aperture while still offering 10.7x zoom should mean plenty of light reaches the point-and-shoot's imaging sensor. This camera has 3.5-inch screen, so you can view your photos and video in a larger screen.
You also can use a new dual-bracketing setting that captures a shot nine times, varying two parameters (exposure, focus, white balance, color saturation, shutter speed) in the process, and you can you can pick which variables are switched up within the "premium bracketing" mode.
|Casio EX-100 with 3.5 inch screen. Image: akihabaranews.com|
The premium bracketing mode allows a user to juggle between the four presets present in the camera. The Casio EX-100 features a total of 7 bracketing combinations including the new white balance and saturation combination and the new white balance and contrast combination.
You can maximize your photos with HDR exposure blending, interval shooting, time-lapse and slow motion movie recording. Casio EX-100 has a 10x optical zoom on it. There is also an all-in-focus macro feature that combines focus bracketing with high speed continuous shooting.
Casio Exilim EX-100 Major Features
- 12 megapixel backlit 1/1.7inch sensor
- 10.7x optical zoom lens, f/2.8, 28-300mm equivalent
- 5-axis image stabilization
- 3.5inch tilting screen
- Full HD Video with stereo sound
- Manual controls
- AdobeDNG raw shooting
- Control ring around lens
- Electronic level
- 30fps continuous shooting
- 6fps continuous AF shooting
- Wi-Fi built in
- All-in-focus macro
- 1000fps high speed video (at reduced resolution)
Thanks to the built-in Wi-Fi, the Casio EX-100 will allow you to share the photos to various social media networks like Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or MySpace. These cameras are very sophisticated electronics; especially the Casio EX-100 has been equipped with features and dual-bracketing HDR, so that you can get brilliant pictures. With 10 x optical zoom, you can carry this camera for a trip to Europe or Bali with loved ones or with friends, and of course suitable to hang out with friends in cafes, and office activities.