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Fuji Releases New Cameras

F601 uses 3 megapixel CCD By Dave Nagel
Fuji Photo Film has shipped two new digital cameras, the FinePix F601 Zoom and FinePix 30i. Both are laden with consumer-oriented features and offer point and shoot functionality.

The FinePix F601 Zoom, the higher-end model, is targeted toward consumer and business users. It's a pocket-sized camera with a 3x optical (4.4x digital) zoom and a 3.1 million pixel CCD that can record 6.03 million pixels. It can capture AVI digital video with sound at VGA (640 x 480) and QVGA (320 x 240) resolutions at 15 frames per second. It also can record up to 33 minutes of audio on a 16 MB SmartMedia card and up to nine hours using a 128 MB card. It also allows for the attachment of 30-second voice notes to each photo, which is useful for


The FinePix F601 Zoom's shutter speeds range from 3 seconds to 1/2,000 of a second with adjustable ISO sensitivity of 160/200/400, including a high-sensitivity one-megapixel (1280 x 960) mode at ISO 800/1600 that features Fujifilm's noise reduction technology. The camera offers continuous shooting at the 1 megapixel (maximum 1.8 frames/sec up to 40 images at 1,280 x 960) and six megapixel (maximum five frames/sec up to four images) modes.

The FinePix 30i is a pocket-sized digital camera that features MP3 playback and uses a a 2.0 million effective pixel CCD (2.1 million total pixels). Like the F601, the 30i also supports voice notes up to 30 seconds for each photo. It includes a remote control and can also record up to 33 minutes of audio on the included 16 MB SmartMedia card. And it can take up to 20-second bursts of AVI video with sound.

The FinePix F601 Zoom is now available for $599. The FinePix 30i is now available for $399. For more information, visit http://www.fujifilm.com.


Dave Nagel is the producer of Creative Mac and Digital Media Designer; host of several World Wide User Groups, including Synthetik Studio Artist, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe LiveMotion, Creative Mac and Digital Media Designer; and executive producer of the Digital Media Net family of publications. You can reach him at dnagel@digitalmedianet.com.

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