Fujifilm Z1000EXR overview
Fujifilm Z1000EXR is FujiFilm's Small Sensor Compact camera originally released on January of 2012. The camera has a 16MP, EXRCMOS 1/2" size sensor with a maximum resolution of 4608 x 3456.
The Z1000EXR is scored #38 out of 261 in Small Sensor Compact cameras and all around #693 out of 1422 for cameras in our collection. Remember to check our Advanced camera filter to get camera results based on your personal requirements.
The following is a diagram of specific criteria used in the scoring system.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Gallery
You can look at the Z1000EXR from various angles in the gallery below.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Pros and Cons
Here is a list of pluses and minuses of the Fujifilm Z1000EXR based on features that are usually viewed as essential in a camera.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Sensor specs
The size of the sensor on the Fujifilm Z1000EXR is 6.4mm x 4.8mm (1/2"). The 31 mm² sensor can resolve 4608 x 3456 pixels using aspect ratios of 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9. The camera boasts Image Stabilization (Sensor-shift). In body stabilization is more desirable than digital stabilization since the latter can easily lead to cropping.400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100
The EXRCMOS sensor boasts 16MP and has a native ISO range of 100 to 3200. The ISO can also be expanded electronically to a maximum of 6400. Sadly, RAW files are not supported therefore the user has less room to maneuver in post.
The picture below illustrates the Z1000EXR's sensor size in comparison to other common sizes. The Z1000EXR sensor comes with a crop factor of 5.6 and is displayed in green.Handle those 8K RED files like a boss
To get an idea of various aspect ratios, you should refer to the visual below.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR dimensions
Fujifilm Z1000EXR weighs about 0.35 pounds (157g / 5.54 oz) and features outside proportions of 102mm x 60mm x 18mm (4.0" x 2.4" x 0.7"). The weight of normal Small Sensor Compact camera is 174g and the Fujifilm Z1000EXR is on par compared with its competitors.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
The following is a visual of the Fujifilm Z1000EXR beside a soda to help you to have a sense of its size.
The top view below will show the button design on the Z1000EXR.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Lens details
The Z1000EXR has an inbuilt lens having a focal range of 28-140mm making it a 5.0 x zoom which is not huge however it can be valuable in a few circumstances.
At it's widest 28mm, it will have an aperture of f3.9 making it rather sluggish and not good in low light situations and you will likely find it difficult to capture a shallow depth of field. You will likely also have to boost your ISO setting producing noisy files. On the long end, 140mm comes with f4.9 which is quite slow and you may have to go with slow shutter speeds.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Connectivity
The Z1000EXR has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- Wireless Yes
- HDMI Yes
Cameras that include NFC and Bluetooth connectivity can easily be controlled wirelessly through smartphones. You are able to transfer pictures and usually adjust camera settings with no need to connect directly with the camera.
Several apps also provide a Liveview and click the shutter when you aren't near the camera. If the camera features a HDMI out, it could be attached to an external monitor. Many cameras will allow you to recharge the battery with the USB socket.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Video details
The maximum video quality on the Fujifilm Z1000EXR is 1920 x 1080 and it can record in MPEG-4 and H.264 format. 1080p quality gives you an excellent balance between quality and file size but FULL HD isn't going to leave you with much room to crop. The body doesn't feature a mic and headphone socket which means that you get absolutely no control over your sound. It is perhaps a better idea to purchase a different camera if you need decent sound in your video clips.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Weather Sealing
There is no weather sealing for the Fujifilm Z1000EXR so you have to be cautious in rainy and dusty conditions.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Display and Viewfinder
The Fujifilm Z1000EXR has a 3.5 inch fixed display having a resolution of 460 thousand dots.
Moreover the display is touch friendly which means you can easily change focus point and adjust settings with your finger.Coronavirus is affecting the sensor business
The ViewFinder specs regarding Fujifilm Z1000EXR are as follows:
- ViewFinder None
In those bright outdoor conditions that make the camera screens washed out and difficult to view, viewfinders will be rather useful.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Shutter details
Fujifilm Z1000EXR can shoot continuously at 11.0 frames per second. The maximum shutter speed is 1/2000 seconds.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Flash and Hot shoe details
Fujifilm Z1000EXR boasts just inbuilt flash lacking external flash ability.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Autofocusing details
Fujifilm Z1000EXR boasts only Contrast Based Auto Focus and lacks Phase Detect Auto Focus. Phase Detection focusing is more faster & precise as compared with Contrast Based focusing. The camera has Face detect which is valuable for taking photos of people.
It also boasts Tracking Auto Focus for objects on the move. Fujifilm Z1000EXR doesn't have manual focusing. Manual focusing mode can be good during low light situations or you need more precise focus control.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Battery life
The battery (NP-45A) for the Fujifilm Z1000EXR is made to last for 220 photos based on the CIPA measurements making it about average when compared to its rivals. The general Small Sensor Compact camera battery life is 241. Fujifilm X30 comes with the highest possible (470) battery life within this category of cameras.
Listed below is a list of Small Sensor Compact cameras with the highest battery life:
Fujifilm Z1000EXR for varying forms of photography
The following bar chart indicates a analysis of the Fujifilm Z1000EXR for varying forms of photography. To view more, scroll to the specific paragraph below.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Portrait photography info
The Fujifilm Z1000EXR gets a points total of 36 which is awful, and means the camera is not really suitable for portrait photography. Photographing portrait photos leans greatly towards sensor specs, support for RAW photos & ability to work with off-camera flash.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR as a Street photography camera
Having a modest points tally of 58, the Fujifilm Z1000EXR is relatively adequate to buy for street photography. A very good street photography camera gives a fine balance of picture quality plus portability.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR as a Sports photography camera
A awful sports photography rating of 45 means the Fujifilm Z1000EXR is not really suitable for taking pictures of sports. A camera should have excellent tracking plus continuous shooting for sports photography.
Travel photography with Fujifilm Z1000EXR
Portability is very crucial in selecting a camera for travel. All round, the Fujifilm Z1000EXR gets a nice 66 for a travelling camera which makes it a fine choice to take with you on your holidays.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR as a Landscape photography camera
For anybody planning to buy a digital camera for landscape photography, the most vital factor will be image quality. The Fujifilm Z1000EXR and it's awful grade of 44 as a landscape camera is not really suitable amongst its rivals.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Vlogging advice
A camera for vlogging should really offer a moving display screen, microphone input and ideally IBIS. Taking everything in to account, the Fujifilm Z1000EXR is not really suitable for vlogging as it gets a awful rating of 35.
Fujifilm Z1000EXR Alternatives
If you are searching for alternatives to the Z1000EXR, below is a number of the highest rated cameras which fall in to the family of Small Sensor Compact.
The line chart down below will give you an overview of the Z1000EXR versus it's top ranking rivals mentioned above.
These are various other cameras you might regard as alternatives. To look at a complete comparison, go to the "compare" link.