Fujifilm IS Pro

 
Fujifilm FinePix IS Pro front
 
  • 6MP - APS-C Sensor
  • 2.5" Fixed Display
  • ISO 100 - 3200
  • 1/8000s Maximum Shutter
  • No Video
  • Nikon F Mount
  • 920g - 147 x 113 x 74mm
  • Released July 2007
  • Read full specs
  • Alternatives
Portability
55
Imaging
47
Features
43
Overall
45

Fujifilm IS Pro summary

Fujifilm IS Pro is FujiFilm's Pro DSLR camera originally introduced on July of 2007. The camera has got a 6MP, CCD APS-C size sensor with a max resolution of 4256 x 2848.

The IS Pro is scored #23 out of 35 in Pro DSLR cameras & over all #523 out of 1422 for digital cameras in our collection. You should check our Smart camera filter to find camera listings based on your customized criteria.

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The following is a chart of various factors used in the rating system.

Fujifilm IS Pro Pros and Cons

Here is a checklist of benefits and drawbacks of the Fujifilm IS Pro based on things which are usually considered crucial in a camera.

does have Top display
good minimum ISO (100)
has built in flash
has manual focus
has phase detect autofocus
lighter than average in class (920 grams)
maximum shutter speed is high (1/8,000s)
sensor size is nice (APS-C)
supports RAW files
switch lenses (Nikon F mount)
display isn't selfie friendly
doesn't have external mic jack
doesn't have HDMI support
doesn't have headphone jack
doesn't have liveview
doesn't have Time Lapse recording
lack of video recording
MP count low (6MP)
no image stabilization
no moving screen
pixelated screen (230 k dot)
small screen (2.5 inch)
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Fujifilm IS Pro Sensor information

The specification of the sensor on the Fujifilm IS Pro is 23mm x 15.5mm (APS-C). The 357 mm² sensor has the capability to capture 4256 x 2848 pixels with aspect ratios of 3:2.

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The CCD sensor has 6MP and provides a native ISO range of 100 to 3200. RAW files are supported so you have more margin for error.

The picture underneath shows the IS Pro's sensor size compared to other common sizes. The IS Pro sensor has a crop factor of 1.6 and is shown in green.

Fujifilm FinePix IS Pro sensor size 400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100

To get a sense of different aspect ratios, you can refer to the visual below.

Camera sensor aspect ratios

Fujifilm IS Pro dimensions

Fujifilm IS Pro weighs about 2.03 pounds (920 gr or 32.45 oz) & has external dimensions of 147mm x 113mm x 74mm (5.8" x 4.4" x 2.9"). The weight of typical Pro DSLR camera is 1,280 gr and the Fujifilm IS Pro is less heavy compared to various competitors.

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Down below is a shot of the Fujifilm IS Pro alongside a soda so you're able to get a feel for its size.

Fujifilm FinePix IS Pro dimensions scale

The top view underneath will show the button arrangement on the IS Pro.

Fujifilm FinePix IS Pro topview buttons dials

Fujifilm IS Pro Lens information

The IS Pro uses the Nikon F mount and has 308 lenses that you can purchase. Here is some of the lenses we have in our database that will work with the IS Pro.

ModelVisualizeFocal LengthApertureStabilizedWeight
Sigma-300mm-F2.8-APO-EX-DG-HSM-Nikon-F-FX lensSigma 300mm F2.8 APO EX DG HSM300mmf/2.8 2400g
Nikon-AF-S-DX-Nikkor-18-55mm-f3.5-5.6G-VR-II lensNikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-55mm f3.5-5.6G VR II18-55mmf/3.5-5.6 195g
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Samyang-85mm-F1.4-Aspherical-IF-Nikon-F-FX lensSamyang 85mm F1.4 Aspherical IF85mmf/1.4 539g
Nikon-AF-S-Nikkor-600mm-f4D-ED-IF-II lensNikon AF-S Nikkor 600mm f4D ED-IF II600mmf/4.0 5900g
Nikon-AF-S-DX-Nikkor-18-135mm-f3.5-5.6G-ED-IF lensNikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-135mm f3.5-5.6G ED-IF18-135mmf/3.5-5.6 385g
Nikon-AF-Nikkor-70-300mm-f4-5.6G lensNikon AF Nikkor 70-300mm f4-5.6G70-300mmf/4.0-5.6 425g
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Hartblei-Superrotator-80mm-F2.8-IF-TS-Nikon-F-FX lensHartblei Superrotator 80mm F2.8 IF TS80mmf/2.8 850g
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Fujifilm IS Pro Connectivity

The IS Pro has the following connectivity:

  • USB Yes

Digital cameras which have NFC and / or Bluetooth support can be controlled wirelessly via smartphones. You can easily transfer photos and sometimes adjust camera settings without the hassle of connecting straight with the camera.

Many apps also stream a Liveview and hit the shutter when you are not close to the camera. If the camera includes a HDMI port, it can be connected to an external monitor. A lot of cameras enable you to charge the battery pack with the USB socket.

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Fujifilm IS Pro Video information

Fujifilm IS Pro doesn't capture video. If you are shopping for a camera to shoot just pictures, it is not an issue.

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Fujifilm IS Pro Weather Sealing

Fujifilm IS Pro does not have environment proofing so rainy conditions can ruin the camera.

Fujifilm IS Pro Display and Viewfinder

The Fujifilm IS Pro has got a 2.5" fixed display with a resolution of 230k dots.

Sadly the display is not a touch screen. The IS Pro also has a builtin Top display in order to instantly view camera settings.

Fujifilm FinePix IS Pro screen and viewfinder Instagram's $20 billion Ad success

The ViewFinder specifications for Fujifilm IS Pro are as follows:

  • ViewFinder Optical (pentaprism)
  • Coverage 95 percent
  • Magnification 0.63x

Viewfinders are rather useful in sunny outdoor conditions which can make the camera display washed out and difficult to see.

Fujifilm IS Pro Shutter information

The max shutter speed is 1/8000s.

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Fujifilm IS Pro Flash and Hot shoe information

Fujifilm IS Pro has both in-built flash along with external flash support. The maximum flash sync is 1/250s.

Fujifilm IS Pro Autofocusing information

Fujifilm IS Pro has both Phase Detect Autofocus as well as Contrast Detect Autofocus. Phase Detection autofocusing is a lot more quicker and precise compared to Contrast Detect autofocusing.

Fujifilm IS Pro features manual focus when required in low light or you want to have more precise control on focus.

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Fujifilm IS Pro Battery life

The usual Pro DSLR camera battery life is 2438. Nikon D3X offers the maximum (4400) battery life in this class of cameras.

Following is a collection of Pro DSLR cameras having the strongest battery life:

ModelVisualizeBattery LifeRAWNFCBluetooth
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IS Pro vs D6
3580 yesnoyes

Fujifilm IS Pro for various kinds of photography

The following diagram presents a summary of the Fujifilm IS Pro for various kinds of photography. To find out more, go to the specific paragraph underneath.

Fujifilm IS Pro Portrait photography info

The Fujifilm IS Pro receives a rating of 52 which is moderate, and means the camera is reasonably acceptable for portrait photos. Photographing portraits leans greatly towards sensor specs, support for RAW photos in addition to the flexibility to use external flash.

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focusing manually
good sensor size (APS-C)
delivers RAW formats
no liveview feature
sensor resolution low (6MP)

Fujifilm IS Pro Street photography factors

Getting a moderate rating of 55, the Fujifilm IS Pro is reasonably acceptable for street photography. A decent street photography camera comes with a perfect balance of picture quality and portability.

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good sensor size (APS-C)
exports RAW formats
lighter than competition (920g)
no moving screen
lack of image stabilization

Fujifilm IS Pro Sports photography features

A modest sports photography points total of 48 indicates the Fujifilm IS Pro is relatively suitable for taking photos of sports. A camera should have good focusing and fast continuous shooting for sports photography.

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maximum shutter speed is high (1/8,000 seconds)
sensor size is nice (APS-C)
supports phase detect AF
does not have liveview
does not have image stabilization
low megapixels (6 megapixels)

Fujifilm IS Pro Travel photography info

Portability is pretty crucial in selecting a travel camera. In general, the Fujifilm IS Pro gets a modest 47 for a travelling camera which makes it fairly acceptable to purchase for your travels.

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lighter than others in class (920 grams)
built-in flash
lack of Timelapse recording
low megapixels (6MP)
does not contain selfie friendly screen

Fujifilm IS Pro as a Landscape photography camera

For anybody looking to buy a camera for landscape photos, the most important aspect is going to be image quality. The Fujifilm IS Pro with it's decent score of 46 as a landscape camera is reasonably adequate amongst its rivals.

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you can focus manually
interchangeable lenses (Nikon F mount)
decent sensor size (APS-C)
supports RAW formats
tiny screen (2.5 inches)
no liveview feature
does not have image stabilization
MP count low (6MP)
missing Timelapse mode

Fujifilm IS Pro Vlogging information

A vlogging camera ought to posses a moving display screen, mic input and ideally IBIS. Taking everything in to account, the Fujifilm IS Pro is just not appropriate as a vlog camera as it delivers a bad rating of 9.

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no video shooting

Fujifilm IS Pro Alternatives

If you are in the market for replacements to the IS Pro, below is a selection of the top ranked cameras that fall within the class of Pro DSLR.

The line graph below offers you an overview of the IS Pro compared to it's highest scored rivals suggested previously.

Following are additional cameras you may see as alternate options. To read through a complete comparison, just click on the "compare" link.

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Specifications

General Information
Manufacturer
FujiFilm
Model
Fujifilm FinePix IS Pro
Category
Pro DSLR
Released
2007-07-13
Body design
Large SLR
Sensor Information
Sensor type
CCD
Sensor size
APS-C
Sensor dimensions
23 x 15.5mm
Sensor surface area
356.5mm²
Sensor resolution
6 megapixel
Anti aliasing filter
Aspect ratio
3:2
Peak resolution
4256 x 2848
RAW data
Highest native ISO
3200
Lowest native ISO
100
Autofocusing
Focus manually
AF touch
AF continuous
AF single
AF tracking
AF selectice
AF center weighted
Multi area AF
Live view AF
Face detect AF
Contract detect AF
Phase detect AF
Lens
Lens mounting type
Nikon F
Amount of lenses
309
Focal length multiplier
1.6
Screen
Display type
Fixed Type
Display size
2.5 inch
Resolution of display
230k dot
Selfie friendly
Liveview
Touch operation
Viewfinder Information
Viewfinder type
Optical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder coverage
95 percent
Viewfinder magnification
0.63x
DXO scores
DXO Overall score
not tested
DXO Color Depth score
not tested
DXO Dynamic range score
not tested
DXO Low light score
not tested
Features
Min shutter speed
30s
Max shutter speed
1/8000s
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Expose Manually
Exposure compensation
Yes
Set WB
Image stabilization
Inbuilt flash
Flash range
12.00 m
Flash options
Front curtain, Rear curtain, Red-Eye, Slow, Red-Eye Slow
Hot shoe
AE bracketing
WB bracketing
Max flash sync
1/250s
Exposure
Multisegment metering
Average metering
Spot metering
Partial metering
AF area metering
Center weighted metering
Video features
Highest video resolution
None
Mic input
Headphone input
Connectivity
Wireless
None
Bluetooth
NFC
HDMI
USB
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
GPS
None
Physical
Environmental seal
Water proof
Dust proof
Shock proof
Crush proof
Freeze proof
Weight
920 grams (2.03 pounds)
Physical dimensions
147 x 113 x 74mm (5.8" x 4.4" x 2.9")
Other
Self timer
Yes (2 to 20 sec)
Time lapse feature
Type of storage
Compact Flash (Type I or II)
Storage slots
Single
Pricing at release
$0