Fujifilm FinePix Z70

Last Updated (12 January’12):
- Review & Sample Photos @ PhotographyBlog

Fujifilm FinePix Z70 is a 12-megapixel compact camera features 720p HD movie recording; 5x optical zoom; ISO 100-1600, and 2.7-inch, Approx. 230,000 dots, TFT color LCD monitor. The camera measures 91.0 (W) x 57.1 (H) x 20.1 (D) mm / 3.6 (W) x 2.2 (H) x 0.8 (D) in. and weighs Approx. 124.5g / 4.4oz (excluding accessories, battery and memory card).

Fujifilm FinePix Z70
Overall Rating: ★★★★☆ | Latest Price Info

Expert Reviews

Fujifilm FinePix Z70 Reviews

PhotographyBlog reviews the Fujifilm FinePix Z70 and writes;
“The Fujifilm FinePix Z70 handled chromatic aberrations fairly well during the review. Some purple fringing was present around the edges of objects in high-contrast situations”
Rating: ★★★★☆

User Opinions

Fujifilm FinePix Z70 User Reviews

Another great camera in the Fuji line-up | Rating: ★★★★☆
“The HD video with this camera is just as good visually as my Flip Mino HD camcorder. Optical zoom needs to be set before recording starts, it cannot be changed after the button is pushed. Focus is also set when recording begins, but exposure and white balance are constantly adjusting during the recording. ” – By ok4ablonde

Blue finish looks good, and it’s metal, not plastic, | Rating: ★★★★☆
“Pictures are sharp and the colors are, if anything, a little brighter than normal, but I like that. Response time after taking a picture without using the flash was just about a second; response time between pictures with the flash firing was around 2 seconds or less before ready to take another flash shot…this was a lot better than some other cameras I’ve tried recently.” – By ok4ablonde

Nice little camera | Rating: ★★★★☆
“This is a great little camera and takes fantasitc pics. The ion battery lasts about 7 hours or so under pretty continuous use, so I’m picking up a spare… as well as the ability to shoot HD video in such a compact camera is wonderful and for the price, really can’t be beat.” – By Todd Brewer

First Fujifilm Camera, and satisfied | Rating: ★★★★★
“Pictures are very clear and pretty. it holds off person’s flaws pretty well. moving face-detection is a great feature… video quality is really nice to. VERY CLEAR. can’t be more satisfied with this product with exception of the user interface. But the basic camera capabilities are extremely satisfying. ” – By Byoung K. Lee

CLEAR | Rating: ★★★★★
“My favorite feature of this camera is that it can take 2 pictures at a time, one with the flash and then one without so you can pick which one is better… On this camera you can take many many pictures and HD Video with power to spare… The pictures and video come out really clear.” – By **Movie Reviewer**

What do you expect for under $150 buck? | Rating: ★★★★★
“Picture is very clear and in the same time very forgiving regarding imperfection on you face. HD movie looks great,very smooth, sound is good too. Just remember a mic is attached to the camera, you only going to give clear sound when you are close to it.” – By J. Sariya

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Fujifilm FinePix Z70 Sample Photos

- Fujifilm FinePix Z70 Sample Photos @ Photographyblog.com
- Fujifilm FinePix Z70 Sample Photos @ Flickr.com


Fujifilm FinePix Z70 User Manual (PDF)

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Fujifilm FinePix Z70 Features

Chic New Design
Debuting a sleek new look, the FinePix Z70 features a sophisticated metal body and a chic horizontal sliding lens barrier. At a mere 17.9mm thin, the FinePix Z70 is ultra-portable and can be slipped into a handbag or jean-pocket with ease. It is available in a choice of Black, Silver Blue and Berry Red, and features LED illuminated keys that allow users to easily navigate the camera’s functions in dark conditions.

HD Capability
With 720p HD movie recording and a high 12-megapixel resolution, the FinePix Z70 can capture stunning, detailed images that can be played back in beautiful detail on your HDTV. In addition, the FinePix Z70′s one-touch movie button it is simple to create your own video clips. The newly added Movie Edit feature allows users to add personalized finishing touches to footage by editing videos and incorporating various effects including B&W, Sepia or dynamic lighting settings. Along the same theme, Blog Mode lets users add special effects to their photos including color tones, contrasts and brightness changes, Diagonal Crop and Face Mosaic.

Easy Web Uploads
As sharing photos online has become an everyday activity for many young people worldwide, Fujifilm has developed a new Facebook/YouTube Automatic Upload feature that makes for quicker and easier modes of posting photos/videos on social networking sites. Featured in both the FinePix Z70 and FinePix XP10 digital cameras, the one-touch easy web upload button allows users to mark a photo for Facebook or YouTube upload. Once the camera is connected to a PC and MyFinePix Studio software is launched, all marked photos or movies will upload directly to Facebook or YouTube at the press of a button.

Additional Features
* Target Focus: Target Focus tracks fast moving subjects so they don’t escape from the frame in a blur. Target Focus tracks a subject automatically for as long as the shutter is half-pressed, and once users fully press the shutter, the picture is taken with the subject in the centre of the frame in perfect focus.
* Digital Image Stabilization: Digital Image Stabilization reduces image blur and offers creative adaptability and excellent picture quality.
* Scene Recognition Auto (SR AUTO): This mode intelligently detects the scene-type and shooting conditions and optimises the camera settings accordingly.
* Face Detection and Automatic Red-eye Removal: To provide perfectly exposed and focused portrait shots, the FinePix Z70 is fitted with Fujifilm’s latest Face Detection technology which is able to track up to 10 faces simultaneously, at almost any angle to the camera. The system instantly corrects red-eye and then saves both the original and the corrected image file automatically.

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Comment by Karen Subscribed to comments via email
2010-07-14 07:54:43

Hi I have purchased a Fujifilm Finepix Z70, i took over 200 pics of my daughters Deb and a friends 18th only to find on looking at and developing my pics i had blotches like water marks on my prints, only on the ones inside with a flash, looks to me like it has something to do with the process of the flash in side the camers. These show up in different places and a variety of sizes. I had the camera sent back to Fujifilm who replaced me with a new one. I took photos at an engagement on Sat night only to find again these water marks appear again. Not happy, such important occasions spoilt by these marks. Has this happend before to your knowledge or have i just had bad luck. The camers takes lovely outside photos. What is your suggestion.


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