Casio EX-H15 overview
Casio EX-H15 is Casio's Small Sensor Compact camera initially released on January of 2010. It includes a 14 MegaPixel, CCD 1/2.3" size sensor with a peak resolution of 4320 x 3240.
The EX-H15 is scored #134 out of 261 in Small Sensor Compact cameras and all round #1025 out of 1465 for cameras in our database. You can test our Advanced camera filter to see camera results based on your personalized factors.
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Casio EX-H15 family
The Casio EX-H15 is part of a family of products. You can read the full list underneath.
Casio EX-H15 Gallery
You can look at the EX-H15 from several angles in the gallery underneath.
Casio EX-H15 Pros and Cons
Here is a list of upsides and downsides of the Casio EX-H15 based on factors which are usually seen as crucial in a camera.
Casio EX-H15 Sensor features
The sensor size in the Casio EX-H15 is 6.17mm x 4.55mm (1/2.3"). The 28 mm² sensor has the ability to resolve 4320 x 3240 pixels using aspect ratios of 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9. The camera has got Image Stabilization (Sensor-shift). Optical stabilization is preferable than digital stabilization as the latter can easily produce cropping.NASA photographer chronicles decades-long effort constructing James Webb Space Telescope
The CCD sensor boasts 14 megapixels and features a native ISO range of 64 - 3200. Sadly, RAW photos are not supported therefore the user has less margin for error.
The graphic underneath illustrates the EX-H15's sensor size when compared to other common sizes. The EX-H15 sensor comes with a crop factor of 5.8 and is pointed out in green.Scarlett Johansson Stakes Legal Claim Over Her Digital Avatar
To get an idea of specific aspect ratios, you should refer to the visual below.
Casio EX-H15 dimensions
Casio EX-H15 weighs about 0.35 lb (161 grams or 5.68 oz) and features outside size of 101mm x 60mm x 28mm (4.0" x 2.4" x 1.1"). The weight of general Small Sensor Compact camera is 174 grams so the Casio EX-H15 is very similar compared to various rivals.The highly-anticipated Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG DN OS Sports is finally here
Down below is a picture of the Casio EX-H15 with a softdrink to help you have a sense of its size.
The top view under will show the button arrangement on the EX-H15.
Casio EX-H15 Lens features
The EX-H15 comes with a fixed lens having a focal range of 24-240mm making it a 10.0 x zoom which is not at all outstanding but it is going to be handy in some situations.
At it's widest 24mm, the lens provides an aperture of f3.2 and that is somewhat sluggish and not good in low light occasions and you will find it hard to capture good bokeh. You might also have to boost your ISO setting which results in noisy photographs. At the long end, 240mm comes to f5.7 which is quite slow and you may have to go with slow shutter speeds.
Casio EX-H15 Connectivity
The EX-H15 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- Wireless Yes
Cameras which have NFC and / or Bluetooth compatibility are able to be used wirelessly by smartphones. You can send photos and oftentimes alter camera settings with no need to connect straight with the camera.
Some apps also allow a Liveview and press the shutter whenever you aren't near the camera. If the camera includes a HDMI out, it can easily be connected to an external screen. Many cameras enable you to recharge the battery using the USB socket.
Casio EX-H15 Video features
The highest video resolution in the Casio EX-H15 is 640 x 480 and it can record in Motion JPEG format. 480p is terrible by today's requirements. You really should try to get a minimum 1080p resolution for video recording. The body doesn't include a mic and / or headphone socket which means that you have got absolutely no control over your audio. It is perhaps a better idea to find another model if you need better audio in your video clips.
Casio EX-H15 Weather Sealing
There is no weather sealing on the Casio EX-H15 so you have to be cautious in wet or dusty situations.
Casio EX-H15 Display and Viewfinder
The Casio EX-H15 includes a 3" fixed display having a resolution of 461k dots.
Please note that the display screen offers no touch support.Guns 'N' Roses Photographer Alleges Sexual Harassment and Copyright Infringement Lawsuit
The View Finder specifications regarding Casio EX-H15 are the following:
- ViewFinder None
Viewfinders are really useful for sunny outdoor situations which may make the camera display washed out and hard to view.
Casio EX-H15 Shutter features
The maximum shutter speed is 1/2000 seconds.
Casio EX-H15 Flash and Hot shoe features
Casio EX-H15 has got just built-in flash with no external flash ability.
Casio EX-H15 Autofocusing features
Casio EX-H15 has got only Contrast Detect Auto Focus and is missing Phase Detect Auto Focus. Phase Detection focusing is a lot more faster and precise as compared with Contrast Detect focusing.
Casio EX-H15 boasts manual focus if required for low light or you need more exact control on focus.
Casio EX-H15 Battery life
The typical Small Sensor Compact camera battery life is 241. Fujifilm X30 features the highest (470) battery life for this range of cameras.
Underneath is a list of Small Sensor Compact cameras that have the highest battery life:
Casio EX-H15 for varying forms of photography
The following chart gives a summation of the Casio EX-H15 for varying forms of photography. To view more, go to the specific paragraph underneath.
Casio EX-H15 Portrait photography advice
The Casio EX-H15 gets a score of 35 which is terrible, meaning that it is not really good to use for portrait photography. Photographing portraits leans heavily to sensor resolution, RAW support & potential to utilize external flash.
Street photography with Casio EX-H15
Coming in at a average rating of 56, the Casio EX-H15 is relatively suited to buy for street photography. A decent street photography camera comes with a perfect balance of picture quality and portability.
Sports photography with Casio EX-H15
A terrible sports photography score of 38 indicates the Casio EX-H15 is not really good for taking pictures of sports. A camera needs to have fantastic autofocus and fast continuous shooting for sports photography.
Casio EX-H15 Travel photography details
Portability is super important when selecting a camera for travel. Over-all, the Casio EX-H15 gets a above average 64 as a travel camera which is a very decent choice for your travels.
Casio EX-H15 Landscape photography info
In case you're planning to purchase a digital camera for landscape photography, the most critical factor will be image quality. The Casio EX-H15 and it's decent score of 46 for a landscape camera is reasonably appropriate in the current marketplace.
Casio EX-H15 Vlogging details
A vlogging camera preferably should offer a moving display screen, microphone input and preferably IBIS. Taking everything in to account, the Casio EX-H15 is not really good for vlogging as it gets a terrible rating of 28.
Casio EX-H15 Alternatives
If you are looking for alternatives to the EX-H15, below is a number of the highest placed cameras that fall in to the class of Small Sensor Compact.
The line chart just below provides you an overview of the EX-H15 compared to it's top scored competitors shown earlier.
These are various other cameras you may view as alternatives. To look at a comprehensive comparison, just click on the "compare" link.