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Fujifilm FinePix SL1000
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Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 Digital Camera

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16.2MP 50x CMOS May 2013
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Two Industry Awards

This Fujifilm camera was given a "Recommended" award by both Ephotozine and PhotographyBlog.com, both of which concluded that this camera was good.

Good Quality Lens

Some Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 owners who reviewed the Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 agreed that it had a good zoom. Techtree.com mentioned “The Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 absolutely blows you away with its powerful 50x optical zoom”. Three years ago Mymobile.co.in said “A super zoom camera with DSLR-like features” in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix SL1000. Mymobile.co.in also said “A massive 50X optical zoom”.

A number of Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 owners who reviewed the product reckoned that it had a good lens. Pcmag.com wrote on expert website PC Mag “It impressed us with a sharp lens an” and scored it 4 stars. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned “It's hard to get good results from the exceptionally long telephoto lens”.

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Good Quality Pictures

A number of Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 reviewers reckoned that it was able to produce good images. Expert website Ephotozine.com rated the product 80 out of 100 and wrote “The downside is the image quality is not generally all that good” in their review of this digital camera. Ephotozine.com also mentioned “We are pleasantly surprised to find that you can take decent pictures with t”.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that it had a good picture resolution.

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Good Video Capture

Several Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 owners reckoned that this digital camera was good for video recording. Photographyblog.com wrote on PhotographyBlog.com “Also has a 3-inch tilting screen, 920K dot EVF, Full HD video, RAW format support”. Expert review site Imaging-Resource.com mentioned “It can also capture super slow-motion video clips at 480fps with reduced resolution”.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

A number of customers reckoned that it had an electronic viewfinder. Three years ago expert review site Techtree.com rated the Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 4 stars and wrote “In addition to the pull-out LCD, there is also an EVF that is more useful during outdoor shoots” in their review.

Good Product Quality

Two people who bought the product considered that it was good quality. Cnet.co.uk wrote on expert website CNET.co.uk “Image quality could be better.”. Techradar.com wrote in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 on Techradar “Both still image and video quality are fantastic” nonetheless they only scored it 60 out of 100.

Robust

One customer mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was well made. Expert website Techtree.com wrote “The build is very good” in their review.

Good Size

A number of Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 owners who reviewed the product reckoned that it was compact. Pcmag.com wrote on expert website PC Mag “The Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 puts 50x zoom power into a compact SLR-style camera.”. Expert review site Ephotozine.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Fujifilm have been keen producers of compact cameras with large amounts of zoom at a low price for a while now”. Expert website Gadgetdiary.com said three years ago “The have been manufacturing a lot of compact cameras with high zooming capabilities at a lower price” .

Good Technical Features

One customer who reviewed the product concluded that it had good features. Techradar.com/au/ said in their review of this digital camera “On one hand it offers a lot of advanced features and sophisticated options for ambiti”.

Easy to Use

One person who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Pcmag.com mentioned in their Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 review on expert review site PC Mag “The 16-megapixel camera features a deep handgrip” and scored this digital camera 70 out of 100.

Fujifilm Cameras Have Good Reviews

We checked 4,178 expert and owner reviews for Fujifilm digital cameras and found that on average Fujifilm has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Fujifilm has good ratings specifically within its bridge camera digital cameras range.

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Good Support

One Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 owner mentioned that it had good technical guidance. Expert website Cnet.co.uk said “With a fairly healthy selection of manual controls -- plus raw image shooting -- it's a good choice for the mo” nonetheless they scored this digital camera 60 out of 100.

Nice Design

One person who reviewed it thought it was good looking. Expert review site Gadgetdiary.com wrote “The quality of captured images is pretty good even after using the fuill 50X zoom”.

Quite Big Optical Zoom

At 50 times zoom factor, the Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 has a fairly big optical zoom compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. Bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the FinePix SL1000 have optical zooms of between 1.3x and 65x.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The FinePix SL1000 has a built-in flash. Most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years also have a built-in flash.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The FinePix SL1000 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the FinePix SL1000 also have an image stabilizer.

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Fairly High Megapixel

Across all the cameras of this spec and age the megapixels range from 12MP to 21MP, and the average megapixel is 16MP. With a megapixel of 16.2 megapixels, the Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 has one of the higher megapixels amongst digital cameras of this age.

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Electrical Viewfinder Type

This camera has an Electrical viewfinder type, which is typical of many similar spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as it. Most compact cameras do not have enough space to accommodate an optical viewfinder and use the display screen on the back as an electrical viewfinder.

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Supports Three Image Formats Supporteds

The FinePix SL1000 has a greater number of supported image formats than most bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. The most commonly supported image formats supported is JPG, but this image formats supported is not supported by this Fujifilm camera. The image formats supporteds EXIF, JPEG XR and RAW are also supported by this camera.

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Has Three Image Editings

The number of image editing modes found on the FinePix SL1000 is more than most similar spec cameras that were launched more than two years ago. This Fujifilm digital camera has a Resizing image editing, which is the most commonly found image editing found on similar spec cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the FinePix SL1000. The image editings "Crop" and "Rotating" are also found on this digital camera.

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Fairly High Motion JPEG Frame Rate

The motion JPEG frame rates of cameras that have been around for around the same time as the FinePix SL1000 range from 24fps to 240fps, and the average motion JPEG frame rate is 39fps. With a motion JPEG frame rate of 60 frames per second, the FinePix SL1000 has a fairly high motion JPEG frame rate compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

At 1,200 millimeter, the FinePix SL1000 has a quite long maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to the FinePix SL1000. Across all the bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the FinePix SL1000 the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s range from 100mm to 1,600mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 750mm.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution(s)

The FinePix SL1000 has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 1920 x 1080 still image resolution(s) found on most cameras of a similar spec and age to it. In addition, this camera have still image resolution(s)s of 2304 x 1728, 3264 x 1840, 3264 x 2448, 3456 x 3456 and 4608 x 2592 and 4608 x 3072.

A 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) is actually the best still image resolution amongst all digital cameras that are a similar age to the FinePix SL1000.

The worst still image resolution across comparable types of digital camera is 640 x 360.

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Quite Long Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

At 30 seconds, the FinePix SL1000 has a fairly long slowest camera shutter speed compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and type to the FinePix SL1000. The average slowest camera shutter speed of similar spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as the FinePix SL1000 is 19s.

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Supports Eight ISO Sensitivitys

The FinePix SL1000 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most cameras of a similar spec and age to it. The most frequently supported ISO sensitivity is 160, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this camera. The ISO sensitivitys 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400 and 12800 are also supported by this digital camera.

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Quite High ISO Sensitivity (max)

The average ISO sensitivity (max) of similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to the FinePix SL1000 is 7,700, and the ISO sensitivity (max)s range from 1,600 to 26,000. With an ISO sensitivity (max) of 12,800, the FinePix SL1000 has one of the higher ISO sensitivity (max)s amongst comparable spec digital cameras of this age.

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Fairly Small Maximum Aperture Number

With a maximum aperture number of 6.5, the FinePix SL1000 has a fairly small maximum aperture number compared to most of the other digital cameras of this type and age. The maximum aperture numbers of cameras of a comparable age and type to the FinePix SL1000 range from 2.7 to 20.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by bridge camera digital cameras that were released around the same time as the FinePix SL1000. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this camera. In addition, this Fujifilm camera support video resolutionss of 240 x 180 pixels and 320 x 240 pixels and 1280 x 720 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

This digital camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the FinePix SL1000.

The worst supported video resolution across similar types of digital camera is 320 x 120 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on cameras of a similar spec and age to it.

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± 2EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

This camera has a ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is the most frequently found light exposure correction on bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Features Two Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The FinePix SL1000 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most cameras of this age and spec. The most frequently featured auto focusing (AF) modes is Tracking Auto Focus, but this auto focusing (AF) modes is not featured on this camera. The auto focusing (AF) modess Continuous Auto Focus and Single Auto Focus are also featured on this digital camera.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most frequently found maximum image resolution on bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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Supports One Power Source Type

The FinePix SL1000 has a greater number of power sources than most cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. This Fujifilm digital camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most commonly supported power source type supported by digital cameras that were released around the same time as the FinePix SL1000.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto focus adjustment, which is the most frequently found focus adjustment on digital cameras of this spec and age.

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Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The FinePix SL1000 has a greater number of audio formats than most bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The most frequently supported audio formats supported is AAC++, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this camera. The audio formats supporteds LPCM are also supported by this Fujifilm digital camera.

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15 Reasons Against

Average Expert Reviews

This Fujifilm camera has an average expert rating of 68 out of 100 based on thirteen expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Expert Reviews and Techradar.

Does Not Support Video Capability

The Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 does not support video capability. Most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for more than two years also do not support video capability.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The FinePix SL1000 does not support Full HD video, although this is within the context that most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and type to the FinePix SL1000 also do not support Full HD video.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The FinePix SL1000 does not support wi-Fi. Most of the other cameras of this spec and age also do not support wi-Fi.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The FinePix SL1000 does not have a GPS (satellite), although keep in mind that most of the other digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the FinePix SL1000 also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other cameras that are a similar age to the FinePix SL1000, the FinePix SL1000 is not waterproof.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The digital zooms of cameras of this type and age range from 2x to 210x, and the average digital zoom is 13x. At only 2 times zoom factor, the FinePix SL1000 has a fairly small digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras of this age and spec.

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Very Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The average display resolution (numeric) of digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the FinePix SL1000 is 500,000 pixels. The Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 has one of the lower display resolution (numeric)s (only 920 pixels) amongst similar spec cameras of this age.

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Only Features Six Flash Modess

The FinePix SL1000 has a greater number of flash modes than most cameras of a comparable type and age to it. This Fujifilm digital camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most frequently featured flash modes featured on similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to the FinePix SL1000. The flash modess "Forced off", "Forced on", "Red-eye reduction", "Slow synchronization" and "Suppressed" are also featured on this camera.

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Only Has Six Shooting Modess

The Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 has a greater number of shooting modes than most digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. This camera has an Auto shooting modes, which is the most commonly found shooting modes found on cameras that have been around for around the same time as the FinePix SL1000. The shooting modess "Manual", "Movie", "Program", "Scene" and "Shutter priority" are also found on this Fujifilm camera.

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Quite Narrow Field of View

Across all the bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the FinePix SL1000 the field of views range from 95% to 100%. With a field of view of only 97 percent, the FinePix SL1000 has a quite narrow field of view compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the FinePix SL1000.

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Only Supports Four Camera File Systems

The FinePix SL1000 has a greater number of camera file systems than most cameras of this type and age. This Fujifilm camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most commonly supported camera file system supported by digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The camera file systems "DCF", "DPOF 1.1" and "RAW" are also supported by this camera.

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Only Has Six White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the FinePix SL1000 is more than most digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. The most frequently found white balance is Auto, but this white balance is not found on this Fujifilm camera. The white balances Custom modes, Daylight, Fine, Fluorescent, Incandescent and Shade are also found on this Fujifilm digital camera.

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Heavy

The weights of bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the FinePix SL1000 range from 120g to 910g. The Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 is fairly heavy (619 grams) compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the FinePix SL1000.

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Only One Number of Batteries Supported

The FinePix SL1000 is a one number of batteries supported digital camera. Most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the FinePix SL1000 have between one and three number of batteries supporteds.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Fujifilm FinePix SL1000

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Fujifilm digital camera has been on the market for over three years.

Average Display Diagonal

The FinePix SL1000 has a pretty standard display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the FinePix SL1000.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many bridge camera digital cameras that are a similar age to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is the most frequently found sensor type on cameras of this spec and age.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Supported Aspect Ratios
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Combined Zoom
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Super Macro Focusing Range
Focus Adjustment
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Auto Mode Focusing Range (tele)
Focus
Normal Focusing Range (wide)
Normal Focusing Range (tele)
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter Type
Flash
Flash Modes
External Flash Connector
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)
Shoe Mounting Point
Shoe Mounting Point Type
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Video Resolutions
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Field of View
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Second Display
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
Camera
3D
White Balance
Shooting Modes
Self-Timer Delay
Histogram
Image Editing
Camera File System
Multi Burst Mode
Camera Playback
Scene Modes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Hand Strap
Networking
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Other Features
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity

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Expert Reviews

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31 January 2014

Finally, the Fujifilm FinePix SL1000's top video capture specification has been bumped from 720p to Full HD at 1080i 60fps with stereo sound recording. It can also capture super slow-motion video... Read more…

27 October 2013

The Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 puts 50x zoom power into a compact SLR-style camera, but it's not the best we've tested at high ISOs...

25 October 2013

The Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 puts 50x zoom power into a compact SLR-style camera, but it's not the best we've tested at high ISOs...

6 August 2013

Detail is the sword by which this camera lives and dies. On paper the Fuji SL1000 is brilliant - so much so you might even question why you'd need an DSLR, if you're considering this as a backup....

6 August 2013

You might also like... What is a bridge camera? The Fuji FinePix SL1000 was one of the more difficult cameras this year to rate. In many ways it's a tale of two cameras. On one hand it offers a...

26 June 2013

Thinking of a camera that lets you get close to your subjects, without getting literally too close to them? You might want to consider the Fujifilm FinePix SL1000, a super zoom camera with... Read more…

29 May 2013

The Fujifilm FinePix SL1000 absolutely blows you away with its powerful 50x optical zoom. While it is bulky, the build is very good. In addition to the pull-out LCD, there is also an EVF that is...

24 May 2013

An impressive spec list, but it's hard to get good results from the exceptionally long telephoto lens...

4 May 2013

We don't see any reason to recommend the FinePix SL1000. If someone gifts it to you, regret that you didn't get the Canon PowerShot SX50 HS, which is a stellar performer that you can buy for the...

18 April 2013

Fujifilm is a well known name in the field of digital cameras. The have been manufacturing a lot of compact cameras with high zooming capabilities at a lower price. The quality of captured images...

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