In other words, you have to be willing to accept the tradeoffs of a smaller camera like this one. Konica Minolta issues CCD alert. Officials say ‘rogue drones’ have caused ‘chaos’ and shut down London’s Gatwick airport. Image quality often suffers in subcompact digital cameras, but the X60 does better than most. Although the corners of some images were noticeably softer than the center, fewer of my shots from the Konica Minolta DiMAGE X60 showed this problem than I’ve come to expect from subcompact digicams. Unfortunately the camera does not have a vivid colour mode that may have helped to overcome the problem.
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Konica Minolta DiMAGE X60
In other words, you have to be willing to accept the tradeoffs of a smaller camera like this one. Editor Dan Bracaglia’s pick is the lens that he’s recommended more than any other in — and the one he feels Sony’s mirrorless system desperately needed. White Balance is adjustable through the settings menu, with options for Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Incandescent, and Fluorescent light sources.
You can also rotate and crop photos, add a voice caption, or create a smaller picture for e-mailing.
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Dimaeg we haven’t taken a stance on in-body stabilization vs OIS – and why that has changed. This is despite using the red eye reduction setting with the flash. The bottom panel of the Konica Minolta DiMAGE X50 reveals only the plastic, threaded tripod mount – located off-center near the left hand side of the camera – as well as the battery compartment. This slim, stylish and fast 5 megapixel digital camera features a large 2.
The remaining camera controls are on the back panel, along with the 2. Distortion is the tendency for the lens to bend straight lines outward like a barrel–usually at wide angle or inward like a pincushion–usually at telephoto.
The DiMAGE X60 has its charms, but I was disappointed with its photo quality, lack of manual controls, outdated movie mode, and below average battery life.
If you have a question about this review, please send them to Jeff. Therefore you should get a good response from this camera dimagw you wish to reel off two or three pictures in a row. As well as providing protection for the lens mechanism, the internal lens mounting means that there’s no wait for the lens barrel to extend when you power up the camera – making startup times quick.
February 26, Printer Friendly Version. Therefore no memory card is supplied with the camera. This case is waterproof up to approximately feet, as well as dustproof. Indoors, incandescent lighting Fairly strong warm cast with Auto white balance settings, better performance with Incandescent setting.
Konica Minolta Dimage X60 Review
The camera turns on very quickly and shutter lag and shot-to-shot times are all comparable to other cameras in this class. Above the lens is the X60’s built-in flash. Gear of the year – Jeff’s choice: Now if you shoot in more “normal” lighting this is not an issue — but if you have “special” lighting you may want to consider another camera.
The crop at far right shows this as a “splotchiness” in the fine detail, even though individual strands are quite visible against Marti’s cheek in the uncropped image.
Because digital cameras are more like slide film than negative film in that they tend to have a more limited tonal rangewe test them in the harshest situations to see how they handle scenes with bright highlights and dark shadows, as well as what kind of sensitivity they have in low light. Minolta really turned heads almost three years ago, when they first introduced the diminutive DiMAGE X, a two megapixel digital camera in the form of a square block of metal, just barely over three-quarters of an inch thick.
Most consumer digital cameras produce color that’s more highly saturated more intense than found in the original subjects.
Gear of the Year – Barney’s choice: You can compare this camera to other models by taking a look at the Shutter Lag Comparison Table. This is a plus point. Check out our photo gallery! But snapshooters who just want to keep it simple will find this camera’s feature set more than adequate. Want to see how the photo quality turned out?