whether you are just a casual shooter or a serious shutterbug who needs a second quick point-and-shoot camera, the FUJIFILM XQ1 Compact Camera would make an ideal fit. with the XQ1, the Japanese camera maker brings the X Series imaging qualities and pack them into an ultra compact point-and-shoot camera without compromising in build quality, size, as well as performance. fitted with a 12MP 2/3″ X-Trans CMOS II Sensor and EXR Processor II as found in the X20, the XQ1 not only has a sensor that’s nearly twice the size of today’s regular compact digital cameras, but also boasts the world’s fastest autofocus speed at 0.06 seconds and a shooting interval of mere 0.3 seconds.
other highlight includes a newly developed f1.8 4x zoom lens with Fujinon original HT-EBC coating, 3.0 stop optical image stabilization, Lens Modulation Optimizer for edge-to-edge image clarity, control ring around lens for quick settings, built-in WiFi for easy transfer of images wirelessly to your smartphone or tablet with FUJIFILM Camera Application app, a 3″ 920k-dot LCD with anti-reflective glass, built-in Super Intelligent Flash, in-camera RAW development, Full HD videoing at 60 fps, plus a suite of creative filters and options to give your work of art a boost in the artistic department. available in mid-November for $499 a pop in a choice of black or silver.