On the other hand, there are times when you’d accept a dark picture, if it meant being able to freeze the subject motion, or being able to get the depth of field you need. Automatic white balance has handled this lighting well. We are accommodating this request with special copies of each review, formatted to allow the text flow to be dictated by the browser window. When output on our inkjet printer, the results looked just fine. Image processing times in REC mode for , , and mode images are given as 8. The gap is narrowing. You also activate the menu system by pressing it inward.

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Agfa ePhoto 1280 (1997)

The flash provides four operating modes, including “red-eye” reduction, force fill, auto, and of course “off” for those situations in which you want the camera to just do its best with the light available.

You can view thumbnails of all the images in the camera or PC Card adapter or FlashPath floppy-disk adapterand then select either the specific ones you’re interested in, or choose to download all of them. Six external flash settings available, combining three possible lens apertures with two possible shutter speeds. Rather, you can adjust the overall exposure relative to that which the camera would normally select. Pictar Pro makes your phone feel more like a premium camera It even adds a viewfinder.

A rotating wheel on the right edge selects capture or playback modes. Exposure The ePhoto carries an official ISO rating of 60, somewhat ephotk than many current cameras.

As the name suggests, the flash bar rotates along with the lens, to illuminate the subject regardless of where the lens happens to be pointing. This part of the camera, on the photographer’s left of the camera, can be rotated independently through degrees – very useful for taking high and low shots and getting into awkward places.


As to user interface, the import process is much like that of any other camera we’ve tested: Digital photography begins its next chapter with radical changes Computational photography remakes phone photos, while Canon and Nikon embrace the camera design of the future.

It’s also true that a ephotl great camera would have an ISO of or better, so you don’t have to worry about camera shake as much: Allows for use of external flash equipment to supplement lighting conditions. As mentioned earlier, the can operate in either full automatic, aperture priority, or shutter priority exposure modes.

But lower cost digital products can now produce results which are very close to the much more expensive products which have been around for some years. Additional Features Self-Timer Delay. The swivel lens fitted perfectly into that time era because Epjoto was successfully marketing them since A flash sticks out from the side of the lens mount.

Digital Cameras – Agfa ePhoto Digital Camera Review, Information, Specifications

At the same time, its ease of use and strong ergonomics will appeal to first-time picture-snappers. Agfa is a long-time player in the graphic-arts marketplace, with well-developed technology and expertise in the arcane realm of color management. Auto and manual focus with macro.

Most common 35mm users were not too comfortable with it’s design but on the plus side, the picture quality was extremely good for it’s time thanks to the PhotoGenie software inside the camera that could enhance the quality and remove unwanted artifacts. Maybe this was one of the first batch and later models had the glossy finish?

Computational photography remakes phone photos, while Canon and Nikon embrace the camera design of the future. The close proximity of the flash head to the lens produced surprisingly even illumination at closest approach, much better than most digicams we’ve tested.


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Mobile by Stephen Shankland 10 days ago. If you’ve been hesitant about dipping your toes into the digital water, this could be exactly the push you’ve been waiting for. Despite its excellent performance with “natural” images though, the PhotoGenie technology actually hurt the camera’s performance in the official resolution test: We have a long-standing bias against interpolation as a means to increase apparent camera resolution, but we found ourselves agreeing that the x images produced in the highest-resolution mode of the in conjunction with the PhotoWise software did indeed look sharper when output on our inkjet printer.

Flash The built-in automatic flash has a stated working range of 8 inches to 8. You can tell the software to automatically apply the PhotoGenie processing during download, but once the images are in your computer, you can only enhance one image at a time, a tedious process.

Agfa doesn’t specify the number of pixels in the LCD screen, but the screen is quite sharp, suggesting a fairly high resolution. The downside of course, is that you need to have a white reference surface available to set the white balance. Big kudos to Agfa on this item!

On theyou have to journey to the far end of the menu structure and back again to set or remove an exposure compensation setting.