The Casio has taken the Exilim digital cameras from North America and made it available to the rest of the world. The Casio Japan has initiated the Casio Exilim EX-100 containing bright f/2.8 optical zoom lens which is equivalent to 28-300mm in 35mm terms. The system consists of manual controls, 12.1 mega pixel 1/1.7 inch back illuminated CMOS sensor, Adobe DNG raw recording, 3.5 inch tilting screen at the back side, in built Wi Fi connectivity and full HD video recording added with stereo sound. The system consists of premium bracketing that permits to choose from different bracketing modes like aperture, white balance, focus, brightness, contrast as well as saturation. The product contains 5 axis image stabilization, manual controls, control ring around lens, 30 frames per second non-stop shooting, all-in-focus macro, 6 frames per second continuous AF shooting, time lapse function, electronic level, 1000 frames per second high speed video etc. The 3.5 inch LCD monitor contains screen resolution of 921 dots with minimum focus range of 1cm and different focusing modes like multi focus, auto focus, spot, face detection, AF tracking and so on. The minimum shutter speed of the camera is 1/2000 seconds and the maximum shutter speed is 250 seconds.
The exposure modes of the camera include program, program variable, shutter priority, scene modes, aperture priority and manual. The system is incorporated with Centre weighted Average Multi pattern spot Metering and the ISO sensitivity of the camera ranges from 80 to 12800. The white balance modes consist of manual, auto, shade, bracket, outdoors, daylight, incandescent, fluorescent as well as cloudy. The product is added with rechargeable lithium ion battery capable of rating 390 shots. The accessories available with the camera are battery, USB-AC adapter, USB cable, Neck strap, lens cap, instruction manual and the RAW development software. The camera weighs about 389 grams and measures around 119.9 x 67.9 x 50.5mm. The camera is capable of shooting 30 continuous shots before the user press the shutter button that helps to pass up missed situations. The macro function employs focus stacking along with burst shooting to give nearer images with great clarity. The Wi Fi facility enables to transfer images to the smart devices while traveling and helps remote operation.
The product is reasonably priced and contains multiplicity of complex functions including the facility to share the photos taken instantly through the social networking sites. The video recording ensures shooting of the images with clarity and exactness without missing a single content. The product is demanded by the customers due to the distinct characteristics like the large LCD monitor, focusing modes, image stabilization etc that are mostly appreciated by the users. Additionally, there contains high speed optical zoom for swift actions compared with other digital cameras. Many beautiful occasions can be captured and stored in the device or in the smart phone with the help of the wireless connection. Hence, the product with wide-ranging features can be obtained in low price and improves the photographic skills of the users.