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Fujifilm FinePix S2 Pro
3.1 out of 10

Fujifilm FinePix S2 Pro

The new FinePix S2 Pro digital SLR builds upon its predecessor's Read more

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DP Review
16 December 2002
  • Conclusion: Once more Fujifilm's D-SLR turns out to be the dark horse of the D-SLR race. The S2 Pro goes a long way to satisfying Fujifilm's claims about SuperCCD, although it's my opinion that the SuperCCD design works far better in a D-SLR (large sensor size) than a consumer camera.
  • Pros: The new resolution leader for six megapixel D-SLR's (SuperCCD performs well), Good colour and tonal balance, good dynamic range, Very low image noise even at high sensitivities (new noise reduction system), Superb Nikon 3D matrix metering, More robust body (thanks to the use of the F80/N80), Body...
  • Cons: Still some slight moiré visible on diagonal detail, more so with 12 mp images, 1/2 EV steps for exposure selection / compensation, Adobe RGB color space not selectable for in-camera JPEG (only for RAW), Two different types of battery required, slightly clumsy AA battery tray, Camera system still ...
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Fujifilm S2 Pro Digital SLR Review

3 January 2003
  • Excerpt: Fujifilm are one of a handful of manufacturers who've been producing relatively low cost Digital SLRs for several years now. Their S1 Pro, the predecessor to the S2 Pro we're looking at here, was very popular. In fact, many photographers will still be using their S1 Pros quite contentedly today.
  • Pros: Well designed user interface, Good weight and handling characteristics, Wide selection of features and options, Excellent image quality, 12 megapixel mode is optional, Firewire and USB connections, High usable ISO range
  • Cons: Complication of using two battery types, Exposure compensation is in 1/2 steps, Occasionally camera/menu operation could be faster
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Overall 6

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Good Gear Guide.au
3 November 2002
  • Summary: Overall, the FinePix S2 Pro is a good camera, but slow autofocus and inadequate continuous shooting modes limit its appeal.
  • Pros: Extended battery life, high image quality, innovative interface
  • Cons: Heavy, limited continuous shooting mode, slow autofocus
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Overall 8

Fujifilm FinePix S2 Pro

18 February 2003
  • Conclusion: Le Fujifilm FinePix S2 Pro à 6 mégapixels capture des images haute qualité. Un appareil photo professionnel admirable et performant offrant une interface conviviale, ainsi qu'une multitude de fonctions utiles.
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Fujifilm FinePix S2 Pro

9 October 2002
  • Excerpt: Kaum zwei Kameras sind sich so ähnlich, aber in einigen Punkten so verschieden wie die Nikon D100 und die Fujifilm FinePix S2 Pro. Beide bauen nämlich auf der gleichen Kamera, der Kleinbild-Spiegelreflexkamera F80 von Nikon, auf.
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