The Fuji Finepix SL240 is a mid priced super zoom digital camera. The big attraction of this camera is its 24x zoom lens. In addition it also has a wide range of more advanced features that are likely appeal to you if you see photography as a hobby.
The long 24x zoom lens makes the Finepix SL240 a suitable choice if you have an interest in subjects such as sports photography and wildlife photography. At the other end of its zoom spectrum the Finepix SL240 has wide angle capabilities with a minimum focal length equivalent to 24mm in 35mm format. That should help you to squeeze extra width into your shots.
Fuji have built in image stabilisation to help ensure your photos stay sharp in lower light.
There is a manual exposure mode that includes aperture priority and shutter priority modes. You also have access to bracketing for when you are not sure of the perfect exposure settings.
The Finepix SL240 has a powerful pop up flash unit. Fuji suggests that this can light a scene up to a maximum of 7m. You can further enhance the flash capabilities by adding an external flash unit via the hot shoe.
For composing your photos you have the option to use either the 3 inch LCD screen or the electronic viewfinder. There is a High Definition movie mode too.
SD, SDHC, SDXC
4:3 3:2 16:9
Focal Length Equivalent:
24 - 576mm
8 - 1/2000 seconds
F3.1(Wide) - F5.9 (Telephoto)
Auto, Manual - ISO 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, (3200, 6400 at lower resolutions)
White Balance Settings:
Auto, Fine, Shade, Fluorescent light (Daylight), Fluorescent light (Warm White), Fluorescent light (Cool White), Incandescent light, Custom
-2.0EV-+2.0EV 1/3EV step
Auto, Forced Flash, Suppressed Flash, Slow Synchro, Red Eye Removal.
Spot, Multi, Average
Zoom Bracketing, Natural Light with Flash, Natural Light, Portrait, Baby, Smile, Landscape, Sport, Night, Night (Tripod), Fireworks, Sunset, Snow, Beach, Party, Flower, Text
Maximum Movie Resolution:
1280 x 720
Max Movie Frames Per Sec:
Maximum Movie Duration:
Fully Manual, Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority
2 or 10 seconds
Video Out (TV Playback)
122 x 93 x 100mm
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
Fuji Finepix SL240 Specification