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Old 03-21-2004, 11:40 AM   #1
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Anybody have a Fuji S5000 cam?

I'm thinking of replacing my old inadequate Sanyo camera with a Fujifilm S5000 and was just wondering if anyone was using one and what they thought of it? I'm torn between the 5000 and 7000 or if anyone has a suggestion for that price range of @$350 with good zoom and manual exposure settings...I like the old 35mm SLR's so I like to have control over aperture, shutter speed, iso etc. Thx for ne feedback.

Here are the specs for this cam...http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/spec...nepixs5000.asp
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Old 03-21-2004, 11:52 AM   #2
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I know that my friend has a s7000 and it is absolutley amazing. Wonderful camera. I hear the 5000 is great to.
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i highly recommend you check out this site before you buy they have customer reviews professional reviews and a feature where you can compare side by side.
http://www.dpreview.com/
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I have the S7000 and as brnd said it is amazing. The best feature is the 12MP interpolated image quality. I am still no expert with it and I am sure it takes far better pictured then I have to date. To keep you within your price range the S5000 or a stretch to the S7000 is a great cam. The Canons IMO pass the Finepix but just by a hair and I have heard great things about the Nikkon as well. But for me, S7000 all the way. It feels sturdy in your hand as opposed to a lighter plastic piece and contrary to popular believe you can use additional lenses.

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I've got the Fuji S3000 and I absolutely love it to pieces!!
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