DRO Off view large image. Also the 5x optical zoom is better than everything else in this class of camera. The first three crops are all very clean, with just slight amounts of noise reduction artifacting at ISO Many of its high-tech features are genuinely useful once you learn how to manage them. Full frame, Thumbnail, Playback zoom 5x , Resize, Trim, Slideshow, Slideshow with music, Video playback with sound , In-camera image editing Red-eye reduction, soft edge filter, cross filter, partial color filter, fish-eye filter, trimming, retro, radial blur, unsharp masking.
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Fortunately, the burst mode was quite impressive at three frames per second. The bigger question with the W is whether you can tolerate its gimmickry, which is admittedly a little forced at times and a little intrusive.
We commented extensively on the bizarreness of this in-camera post-processing idea, which uses face detection to pick out faces and then allows you to skew them into smiles.
There was some minor oversharpening which Imatest confirmed but it wasn’t particularly problematic. It wasn’t until ISO that noise started to degrade sharpness and overall quality; we’d recommend sticking to lower sensitivities where possible.
Tested continuous shooting was also up to snuff, with the W pulling off a sustainable shooting rate of just under its advertised 2 fps. How to reset a camera back to original factory settings. Sony’s follow-up to its NEX-6 laps the field with its 11fps burst and comfortable design.
The camera also includes creative color modes and a fast burst capability for action photos. It’s almost a requirement for whot compact camera cgber come in multiple colors, and Sony certainly didn’t disappoint in that area. It won’t freeze a moving subject, nor will it allow for handheld 1 second exposures, but it will allow you to use shutter speeds that would result in a blurry photo on an unstabilized camera.
It also incorporates a function guide and resolution guide to assist you in selecting the right settings for your photography needs. The W comes in silver, red, black, and gold.
Our shots taken with the W were generally crisp and clear with good levels of detail sshot plenty of clarity. It also incorporates a function guide and resolution guide to assist you in selecting the right settings for your photography needs. The W supports the USB 2. Shutter Max Shutter Speed.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W150
According to Sony, you can take up to shots in a single burst, and I have no reason to doubt them. This reduces the focus times, but it puts an extra strain on battery life.
This camera utilizes built-in Super SteadyShot stabilization to assist in taking sharper pictures. You can’t actually control the amount of compression applied to each image — you can only change the resolution. While it exhibited a very quick shutter lag of just 0.
See both options Collapse. There were however some noticeable chromatic aberration issues. There is also a built-in red-eye reduction feature that reduces irritating “glowing eyes” that can ruin even the most creative photos. We also had some issues with the speed of the interface. Being that it’s completely devoid of manual controls, it’s not a great choice for those who take long exposures, or shoot under unusual lighting conditions. All content posted on TechnologyGuide is granted to TechnologyGuide with electronic publishing rights in sjot, as all content posted on this site becomes a part of the community.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W Review | Digital Camera Resource Page
Picture Motion Browser is a basic image acquisition and editing tool, while Music Transfer lets you custom slideshow music onto the W Once that’s taken care of and iSCN is turned onthe camera can detect the following “scenes” automatically: Battery life numbers snot provided by the camera manufacturers.
Aesthetically, the W is a little on the plain side.
I do, however, have the studio ISO test below. If you have a question about this review, please send them to Jeff. The screen has very good outdoor visibility, and in low light, the screen brightens automatically, so you can still see your subject.