R8

Features3:A full range of photographic functions

Photography and editing functions to precisely handle the diverse picture-taking conditions encountered throughout the day.

Aspect ratio of 1:1 stimulates your motivation to express.

Setting the camera to [F1:1] Mode allows you to record your photos in square format common for medium format cameras. It delivers you a different perspective, and saves you the effort when posting images on your blog.

f=50mm 1/250 sec. F4.2 ISO100
f=50mm 1/250 sec. F4.2 ISO100

 

An array of editing functions allows you to pursue many possibilities with your camera without the help of a computer and software.

Level Compensation to correct image brightness and contrast.

You can use either Auto or Manual mode to correct the brightness and contrast of your still images. Manual mode allows even precise correction by adjusting the histogram.



  • *Simulated image. It is different from actual operations.

original imzge - corrected image

White Balance Compensation to correct the image color tone.

This function allows you to correct the green, magenta, blue, and amber colors in your still images to achieve the perfect color tone.

  • *Simulated image. It is different from actual operations.
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blue green magenta amber

Easy trimming of still images.

This function allows you to trim your still images and save them as separate file. It is particularly useful when using your images for direct printing with PictBridge.


* Simulated image

Enjoy the in-depth expressions you create with the Fix Minimum Aperture function.

By fixing the shutter's opening at its minimum, you can shoot with minimum aperture. It offers you the insight to shoot deeper into the subject.

Color Bracket records your photos in three tones.

In addition to normal color photos, every picture you take is recorded in black-and-white that offers a more artistic expression of light and shadows, and also in sepia tone that offers a nostalgic taste. The R8 gives you the choice of playfulness and expression.

COLOR
COLOR

BLACK-AND-WHITE
BLACK-AND-WHITE

SEPIA
SEPIA

Dual Size Recording Function

With a single push of the shutter, you can record pictures at both full resolution and thumbnail size. It is particularly useful when using your images for e-mail attachments and blog posting.

Dual Size recording

Choose from 11 different scene modes to frame your subject with precision.

Select from among the 11 scene modes depending on your photographic situation. Enjoy your photography with easy, optimum settings.

Portrait mode
Portrait mode

Sepia mode
Sepia mode

Nightscape mode
Nightscape mode

Landscape mode
Landscape mode

Skew correction function

Skew correction function

The Skew Correction function enables you to take pictures from an angle as if it were taken directly in front, a very useful feature in settings such as a business conference. Skew Correction enables you to take images of projection screens, white boards, desktop documents, business cards and other square and rectangular objects without any distortion. Images can be corrected after they are recorded as well.

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