Zeiss shows hands-on footage of its ZX1 camera with Lightroom integration. This helps you frame the photo steadily. Exposure Parameters Exposure Metering. The camera’s high-resolution 5. Specifically, two series of 8MP images. You can, however, see everything that’s normally shown on the LCD, and there’s no parallax error to worry about. It feels very solid and well-constructed.

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Sigma releases X3F Raw conversion plugin for Photoshop. While the Z3 could keep the shutter open for as long as 15 seconds, the Z5 limits you to 4 seconds. Intro and Highlights Review First Posted: Basically the thing can heat up, resulting in an error which disables the Anti-shake system until the camera cools down.

Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z5 MP Digital Camera – Black | eBay

If you want more zoom power or just less redeye you can attach an external flash via the hot shoe dimaeg you’ll see in a moment.

Now, let’s take a look at the dimensions of the Z5 and how they compare with the other ultra zoom dimave. The open source Lightroom alternative darktable has released a major update in the form of darktable version 2. Please note that due to the similarities between the Z5 and the Z3, I will be recycling large parts of the Z3 review here. There’s a huge grip for your right hand and the lens barrel leaves plenty of room for idmage left.


As always the original untouched image is available by clicking on this reduced image. For weeks, we’ve been getting hammered with the question “Will Chris and Jordan continue their tradition of doing a Best and Worst year-end episode? These entry level cameras should be easy to use, offer good image quality and easily connect with a smartphone for sharing. Even at the telephoto end of the lens, the camera still focused in half dimagw second or so.

Dec 26, Whether you’ve grown tired of what came with your DSLR, or want to start photographing different subjects, a new lens is probably in order. Unless otherwise noted images taken with no particular settings at x resolution.

Konica Minolta DiMAGE Z5 5.0MP Digital Camera – Black

Free and open source Raw photo-processing software RawTherapee has been updated to version 5. If Konica Minolta could work on the image softness and low light focusing on their next ultra zoom camera, I think they could have a real winner on their hands.

Two nice things about cameras that use AA batteries like the Z5 is that 1 a set of NiMH batteries cost much less than a lithium-ion battery and 2 if you’re ever in a jam you can use alkalines to get you through the day. Compares well with my Nikon SLR and less than half the price! Gear of the Year – Barney’s choice: White Balance White Balance.


Specifically, two series of 8MP images. It may diimage be a replacement for a DSLR, but it can complement one well for some uses. Fine JPEG x Optical Sensor Size metric. For weeks, we’ve been getting a5 with the question “Will Chris and Jordan continue their tradition of doing a Best and Worst dimagee episode?

We’ve selected our favorite lenses for Sony mirrorlses cameras in several categories to make your decisions easier. The camera focuses almost as quickly as your finger presses the diamge release button. Find out now in our review! Gear of the year – Jeff’s choice: Konica-Minolta Z5 Camera Kit with Filters and Telephoto New or used, this is a state of the art camera with a 2 inch digital screen to view the newly-taken images An SD card makes this highly accessible to many printers and computers.

But its combination of features, form factor and image quality make it an enjoyable camera to use — and his pick for this year. Z Z5 starts up even faster than its predecessor, making you wait just 2. The Z5 has the same F2.

Here’s a little crop showing what I mean:.