The EXR CMOS image sensor of this Fujifilm FinePix camera lets you take images at 16 megapixel resolution. You can take images in dramatic detail with the 15x optical zoom and 5x digital zoom of this FinePix point and shoot digital camera, which when combined, offer you up to 75x zoom.
This slim digital camera by Fujifilm weighs 215 g and sports a sleek body designed to give you a comfortable experience when you use it. The modes are ergonomically placed on a slant rotary dial on the top panel, while the control buttons are on a familiar 5-way button on the back panel. The one-touch video recording and preview buttons on the back panel make photography very easy. You can shoot videos in Full HD at 1920 x 1080 dot pixels and chronicle every moment in crystal clear clarity.
The EXR processor by Fujifilm boosts performance and speed of shooting and delivers enhanced image quality. Your images can be enjoyed in 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9 aspect ratios. The 3 inch TFT LCD screen has a resolution of 460,000 dot pixels and can be used to preview and compose your images just the way you like them.
Battery and StorageThe images that you take can be stored in the 20 MB internal memory of this Fujifilm digital camera. They can also be stored in SD, SDHC or SDXC memory cards. You can use the USB 2.0 high speed port to transfer photos from your camera to a computer or laptop, to open up more space for all your photographs. The HDMI mini connector lets you connect the FinePix F500EXR to an HDTV to enjoy your images on a large screen. You can take up to 300 images with the rechargeable Lithium Ion Battery of this Fujifilm FinePix digital camera.
PerformanceThe FinePix point and shoot camera has an aperture range of f/3.5 - 5.3. Aperture refers to the size of the lens opening that controls the amount of light falling on the image sensor. The Auto Focus of this digital camera has a range of 45 cm to infinity (Wide) and 2.5 m onwards (Tele) on normal mode. In Macro mode, this range increases to 5 cm - 3 m (Wide) and 1.2 - 3 m (Tele), letting you experiment with close up shots.
ISO refers to the light sensitivity of a camera. The Fujifilm F500EXR has a light sensitivity with a range of ISO 100 - 12800. The Fujifilm F500EXR has a shutter speed range of 1/4 - 1/2000 second on Auto mode that can be decreased to a range of 8 - 1/2000 second in all other modes. This variable shutter speed can be used to take images of moving subjects. You can also use the built-in flash, which has a range of 15 cm - 3.2 m (Wide) and 90 cm - 1.9 m (Tele), to light up events in the evening for sharp images.
FeaturesThe Fujifilm FinePix F500EXR has 18 scene modes like Party, Flower, Beach, Snow and more. In the Pet mode, the FinePix camera optimizes focus and exposure for your pet and automatically releases the shutter when your dog or cat is looking directly at the camera.
With the Face Recognition feature, you can register up to 8 faces in your camera, who will be automatically recognized when you take a picture of them next. The Fujifilm FinePix will bring up their name and optimize focus settings in their favor, keeping them in sharp focus always. With the self-timer feature, you can delay the shutter release by 2 or 10 seconds and never miss out on being in a picture again. In Continuous Shooting mode, you can take images at 3 frames per second.