FinePix S400 from Fujifilm, New one in S-Series long zoom Bridge Camera range of Fujifilm.
An excellent 14 MP resolution feature of S400 gives you the finest detail possible. Images are very sharp and clear. S400 has 30x Zoom W/Wide-Angle 24-720mm Lens which is the high precision optic lens used in many fields, which gives you the best wide angle. Camera has the EVF/LCD button which allows switching between the electronic viewfinder and the LCD screen. Electronic view finder definitely allows you to capture images with steady arm position which reduces blurring of images. Camera feel in hands is actually good and comfortable.
Fujifilm S400 has high sensitivity of ISO 6400, which allows you to take pictures at dusk and other low-light situations. Automatic scene recognition feature of camera automatically adjust when you are shooting a portrait, a landscape, a night portrait, a macro mode, and it makes the right adjustments to give you the perfect picture you want.
S400 also has Dual Image Stabilization, the combination of high sensitivity and CCD shift image stabilization. Dual Image feature allows you to take one picture with natural lighting and one with flash, so you can actually choose the better picture.
Fujifilm Finepix S400 allows you to capture both images and videos in High-Definition 16:9 format. S400 capture images in 4,288 x 2,416 pixels, 3,072 x 1,728 pixels, 1,920 x 1,080 pixels format, and 720p HD Movie Capture.
S400 also has a face detection feature which detects faces and adjust focus, exposure, ensure light which gives you clear result. Feature can recognize up to 10 faces in one shot. Red-eye removal automatically detects and corrects flash reflection for a perfect end result. Blink detection will warn you when people in the image frame are blinking, also gives you the option to capture the images again. Smile and shoot mode automatically releases the shutter when people in the frame actually smiles. This feature works very well so, you won’t missing out your smiling moment again.
Motion Panorama allows you to take 3 consecutive shots, with simple in-frame guidance to ensure the images are aligned. The resulting images I saved as an impressive panorama.
The Tracking auto focus function keeps fast moving objects in frame and in focus, even with 5x zoom extended.
With price tag of around $280, Fujifilm Finepix S400 is worth trying your hands-on. It has many useful features which are really good with such a price range. Picture quality is very good and you can definitely capture some best shots with it.