It is a very minimilistic approach to buttons, as discussed above. Just keep on filming until the memory card is full. The door that holds in the batteries broke in week 1 after the warrenty ended. Pink a couple of seconds later. Some of the images are slightly soft – but this isn’t a major issue on this camera. I wasn’t able to take the normal noise test picture due to not having control over the iso setting, so have simply shown the noise levels from the photos in the gallery.
|Date Added:||3 September 2012|
|File Size:||28.68 Mb|
|Operating Systems:||Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
In addition, the camera features a versatile 4x digital zoom in combination with the 3x optical zoom to take pictures at up to 12x total zoom, as well as the ability to take photos as close as 3.
Gear of the Year – Allison’s choice: The camera seems to automatically choose ISO when taking photos with the flash on, and ISO50 when taking photos dimmage. It’s been churning around the rumor mills for some time now, but Nikon Japan has confirmed the D and D have been discontinued. A Portrait mode selects larger lens apertures to reduce the camera’s depth of field so the subject appears in focus in front of a slightly blurred background, placing more emphasis on the subject.
Konica Minolta DiMAGE X31 – digital camera Series
An internal prism reflects light from the subject down into the lens itself, almost like a periscope. What you see is what you get only.
Product Highlights Thin, stylish body–the camera is a mere 0. Feel, placement, labels, etc The buttons are easy to use when you get used to them, and they are in a good position. Shutter Max Shutter Speed. There was also some auto white balance inconsistancies, especially when taking photos indoors, even when using the flash you would think, that by using the flash the camera would get the white balance correct.
Free and open source Raw photo-processing software RawTherapee has been updated to version 5. There is some purple fringing, but it doesn’t appear to be a major problem. Connections Memory Card Slot. At the top right corner is the neck strap attachment eyelet. Included Memory Card Capacity.
In Playback mode, images can be enlarged up to 6x, as an aid to checking critical focus and framing.
The remaining camera controls are on the back panel, along with the 1. Is it enough of a refresh to keep up with the times? The camera comes with a 16mb SD memory card, and can be upgraded with an additional SD card. The camera mode is selected using the play button – this switches between photo mode and playback mode. Write a customer review. Its sleek, rectangular body shape and lack of protrusions make the DiMAGE X31 one of the most portable cameras on the market.
Konica Minolta DiMAGE X Digital Photography Review
Given the amount of email I’ve gotten on the topic, I now include this paragraph in all my digicam reviews. See all 12 reviews. The front of the camera holds the lens window, flash, self-portrait mirror, and self-timer lamp. Cameras by Aloysius Low Dec 6, Compared to a Pentax PC 35mm automatic, this camera is quite a lot smaller than the Pentax, although the same height.
The camera was announced June I had to pay a restocking fee but that’s better than having a camera that I don’t want to use because of poor image quality.
Back – the 1. Not sure which camera to buy?
– Konica Minolta Dimage X31 Review
A few logical operation buttons make the Dimage X31 as easy to use as it looks. When I opened the box, I was excited from getting my latest gizmo. The Nikon P is a bit of an oddity, but the unique shooting opportunities it makes possible are why it’s Editor Jeff Keller’s pick this year. Dec 27,