Many cameras today include built-in image stabilization systems, but when it comes to video that’s still no substitute for a proper camera stabilization rig. The wideangle lens also proved to be a godsend, whether shooting snowy panoramic shots in Prague or squeezing in all your mates for group photos. He takes a look back at the first ten years of DPReview’s development from its original conception, through a period of massive growth, to the site’s acquisition by Amazon. Other Image Quality issues: Everything else the camera as a whole:

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In fact, I was raving about this camera until I got to inspect the images closely, then I was just raving mad.

This feature is especially handy when using a tripod. Scrolling through the photos is very quick. Submit a News Tip!

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The camera is heavily let down by odd image artifacts; stripes running across each frame. Coupled with a 3.

Exposure compensation, auto bracketing, a simply superb macro mode that can get to within 1cm of the subject, zome multi-metering and a 1. Well, even though this is a snap shot camera, there are a number of features which many keen photographers would like; for example when the shutter button czplio half pressed so the autofocus kicks in, the display shows the f stop and shutter speed which will be used to take the picture.


The applications and advantages of the 28mm wide-angle lens are innumerable An innovative lens mechanism allows a 4. Wide-angle macro equivalent to 35mm. Full frame mirrorless camera party.

Ricoh Caplio R1v

White balance bracket for shooting in various light sources. Ricoh Caplio RR Nov 22, Ricoh GR Digital firmware v2.

In our latest buying guide we’ve selected some cameras that while they’re a bit older, still offer a lot of bang for the buck. The macro mode is excellent. Ricoh’s still squeezed a wide-angled 4. Among the positive features is the fast start-up time.

Caplio R1V

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Ricoh has announced the five megapixel successor to the R1 with the aluminum-bodied Caplio R1V, which again boasts a 28mm wideangle lens, the world’s fastest shutter response time of 0. Dec 29, The camera is compact and fits very easily into pockets.

Ricoh Caplio R1v digital compact camera — Simon Hawketts’ Photo Blog

Best compact cameras The playback mode is also quick, it allows you to zoom as close as 8x. Best DSLR cameras As said above the camera is turned on by sliding the front grip out towards the edge of the camera. The LCD is used for composing the picture, but one of the advantages of older cameras like this is the addition of an optical viewfinder as well as the LCD making it much easier to frame subjects in bright sunlight.


Cosmetically the Caplio R1V doesn’t look at all different from the R1 and maintains its slim dimensions of 25mm wide. You can also set the zoom at maximum focal length and shoot in telemacro mode from as close as 13cm away. The macro mode is excellent – the only problem you might face is getting enough light to the subject. The lens is quick at going from wide to telephoto – and there are about 10 steps between wide and telephoto. Pin It on Pinterest.

Outside, the camera had very good colour, with good contrast and saturation.