But it still works better than having to dig into the menu every single time. Playback mode displays photo size, settings, exposure, as well as a histogram. Especially because the camera doesn’t memorize the setting that was changed last. Combined with the optical range and the fast response time it is an excellent second camera for certain areas of journalism and easy to carry with you always. The Ricoh Caplio GX8 lies comfortably in the hand. Noise test photo – flash on. About this product Product Information It has arrived.

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Dec 20, It makes the GX8 very suitable for street photography. Even in large-sized prints, images are vivid and beautifully clean and sharp.

The camera shutter response seemed quick when pre-focused – and shot to shot time was also noticably quick. The menu button brings up the menu screen as shown on the right, below: Generally it’s best to avoid using digital zoom as callio degrades the quality of the image and, often, better results can be obtained by using a photo package such as Adobe Photoshop. Founder Phil Askey on the first ten years.

This gives you good control on how you frame your subject. Gear of the Year – Allison’s choice: At ISO noise becomes more noticable but is still acceptable, at ISO and above noise seems very high and detail is being lost.


Caplio GX8

Ricoh Japan has today announced the highest resolution compact camera on the market with the Caplio GX8, successor to the GX. Other reviews had mentioned this, so it was in my mind when I decided to buy.

But its combination of features, form factor and image quality make it an enjoyable camera to use — and his pick for this year. You can caplko more information on their website.

Lensrentals tears down the Canon mm F2. The main functions can be set with the ADJ button. Dec 19, This new macOS app can automatically create HTML web galleries from your photos that can be shared and viewed in any browser.

And at the same time it keeps the camera neat, in stead acplio a few buttons, the camera only does it with one. Rather than specifying the megapixel level you want, you select, say, NC, which equates to the excellent uncompressed x TIFF image setting. Dec 23, video.

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Submit a News Tip! Friends found capllo camera easy to use, even though they weren’t used to digital cameras. Also a live histogram is available. The movie is recorded as an.


Auto white balance and metering seemed to be good, however manually setting the white balance can often help acheive better results. After a shot, you’re ready for your next one in as little as 1.

It shows insufficient image view and it is rather small which is an nuisance for glasses wearing photographers. Through the eye of the Caplio GX8’s macro function, however, you see a different world. Camera Batteries for Fujifilm and Ricoh Caplio. The camera is easy to use, the menu system is easy to use and there is a good layout of buttons and controls. Multiply your chances of getting the perfect shot with regular continuous mode.

In some situations, best results were acheived by taking white balance off auto and setting it manually. Unfortunately, the supplied software for transferring photos to a PC isn’t incredibly easy to use.

The Caplio GX8 takes only 1. Sign in with LinkedIn Sign in with Facebook. For macro shooting with flash, you can shoot as close as 15cm from your subject without worrying about white out.

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