Casio EX-FH25 overview
Casio EX-FH25 is Casio's Small Sensor Superzoom digital camera initially announced on July of 2010. It has a 10 MegaPixel, BSI-CMOS 1/2.3" size sensor with a maximum resolution of 3648 x 2736.
The EX-FH25 is rated #218 out of 243 in Small Sensor Superzoom cameras and all around #931 out of 1428 for cameras in our collection. Remember to check out our Advanced camera search to get camera ratings based on your custom criteria.
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Casio EX-FH25 history
The Casio EX-FH25 is part of a family of products. You can read the detailed list below.
Casio EX-FH25 Gallery
You can look at the EX-FH25 from various angles in the gallery here.
Casio EX-FH25 Pros and Cons
Here is a shortlist of advantages and drawbacks of the Casio EX-FH25 based on factors that are normally viewed as essential in a digital camera.
Casio EX-FH25 Sensor specs
The sensor spec on the Casio EX-FH25 is 6.17mm x 4.55mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor is able to resolve 3648 x 2736 pixels using aspect ratios of 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9. The camera includes Image Stabilization (Sensor-shift). Optical stabilization is more effective than digital stabilization since the latter may produce cropping.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
The BSI-CMOS sensor boasts 10 megapixels and has a standard ISO range of 100 to 3200. RAW photos are supported therefore the user has more room to maneuver in post.
The image below displays the EX-FH25's sensor size in comparison to other popular sizes. The EX-FH25 sensor comes with a crop factor of 5.8 and is presented in green.Instagram's $20 billion Ad success
To get a sense of various aspect ratios, you should refer to the graphic below.
Casio EX-FH25 dimensions
Casio EX-FH25 weighs 1.16 pounds (524 grams or 18.48 ounces) and the physical size of the camera is 122mm x 81mm x 83mm (4.8" x 3.2" x 3.3"). The weight of normal Small Sensor Superzoom camera is 387 grams and the Casio EX-FH25 is more heavy as compared with various rivals.Photographer fined '$200,000' for failing to deliver photos
Listed below is a photo of the Casio EX-FH25 alongside a soda so you can have a sense of its size.
The top view here will show the button arrangement on the EX-FH25.
Casio EX-FH25 Lens details
The EX-FH25 comes with a built-in lens having a focal range of 26-520mm giving it a 20.0 x zoom which is huge and can make it easier to zoom right in.
At it's widest 26mm, it offers an aperture of f2.8 and that's kind of sluggish and not great in low light conditions and you will probably struggle to capture good bokeh. You will also have to raise your ISO setting causing noisy photos. Towards the long end, 520mm is superb zoom and comes at f4.5 which is pretty slow and you will have to use slower shutter speeds.
Casio EX-FH25 Connectivity
The EX-FH25 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- Wireless Yes
Cameras that consist of NFC and Bluetooth compatibility can be used wirelessly through smartphones. You can transfer images and in some cases change settings with no need to connect straight with the camera.
Certain apps also allow a Liveview and click the shutter when you aren't near the camera. If the camera has a HDMI out, it can be attached to an external display. Many cameras will allow you to recharge the battery through the USB port.
Casio EX-FH25 Video details
The maximum video resolution on the Casio EX-FH25 is 640 x 480 and it can record in Motion JPEG file format. 480p is low by today's standards. You should really go for a minimum FUll HD resolution for good video. The body doesn't feature a mic and headphone socket which means that you have absolutely no control over your sound. It is perhaps best to look into another camera should you need good sound in your videos.
Casio EX-FH25 Weather Sealing
Casio EX-FH25 doesn't have weather sealing so damp conditions can affect the camera.
Casio EX-FH25 Screen and Viewfinder
The Casio EX-FH25 has a 3" fixed screen having a resolution of 230k dots.
Please note that the screen offers no touch support.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
The View Finder details regarding Casio EX-FH25 are below:
- ViewFinder Electronic
In those bright outdoor situations that make the camera screens washed out and hard to view, viewfinders will be quite helpful.
Casio EX-FH25 Shutter details
Casio EX-FH25 continuous shooting speed is 40.0 frames/s. The max shutter speed is 1/2000s.
Casio EX-FH25 Flash and Hot shoe details
Casio EX-FH25 includes just built in flash lacking external flash ability.
Casio EX-FH25 Autofocusing details
Casio EX-FH25 includes only Contrast Based Autofocus and doesn't have Phase Detect Autofocus. Phase Detection focusing is a lot quicker and accurate as compared with Contrast Based focusing.
Casio EX-FH25 has got manual focusing in case it is needed during low light scenarios or you want to have more accurate focusing control.
Casio EX-FH25 Battery life
The general Small Sensor Superzoom camera battery life is 316. Fujifilm HS35EXR features the highest possible (600) battery life within this type of cameras.
Here is a list of Small Sensor Superzoom cameras that come with the best battery life:
Casio EX-FH25 for varying forms of photography
The following chart provides a overview of the Casio EX-FH25 for varying forms of photography. To view more, scroll to the specific paragraph below.
Casio EX-FH25 as a Portrait photography camera
The Casio EX-FH25 gets a points tally of 37 which is subpar, and means the camera is not appropriate to use for portrait images. Taking portrait images favors greatly towards sensor dimension, RAW support in addition to the flexibility to use external flash.
Street photography with Casio EX-FH25
Coming in at a modest points tally of 51, the Casio EX-FH25 is relatively suitable to use in street photography. A decent street photography camera provides a perfect balance of picture quality and portability.
Casio EX-FH25 Sports photography features
A subpar sports photography score of 42 indicates the Casio EX-FH25 is not appropriate for photographing sports. A camera really should have fantastic tracking plus fast continuous shooting for sports photography.
Casio EX-FH25 Travel photography information
Portability is extremely crucial when getting a camera for travel. On the whole, the Casio EX-FH25 gets a average 49 as a travel camera which is relatively adequate to take with you on your trips.
Casio EX-FH25 as a Landscape photography camera
For anyone who is planning to purchase a camera for landscape pictures, the most critical aspect will no doubt be image quality. The Casio EX-FH25 and it's subpar grade of 45 for a landscape camera is not appropriate within the current market.
Casio EX-FH25 Vlogging highlights
A vlogging camera should have a moving display screen, microphone port and ideally image stabilization. Considering all the details, the Casio EX-FH25 is not appropriate for vlogging as it receives a subpar rating of 23.
Casio EX-FH25 Alternatives
If you need alternatives to the EX-FH25, here is a range of the highest ranked cameras that fall into the category of Small Sensor Superzoom.
The chart followed below shows you a summary of the EX-FH25 compared to it's top ranked rivals suggested above.
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