From MAV Wiki Glossary
People keep looking for advanced features in digital camera models. Many happen to be looking for the wireless capability and zoom feature.
Fortunately, manufacturers are continuously listening to what their consumers want and therefore are making a constant effort to come up with better cameras for consumers to enjoy their photography experience. Today, you will find newer models that have these advanced features you've long wanted to have.
An example is Samsung WB850F which has both the WI-fi capability and superzoom. With wireless technology, any user can easily upload his pics and vids to numerous social networking sites including Facebook and YouTube as well as to photo sharing sites for example Picasa.
Aside from sharing images online, this camera has a TV Link. This added feature allows a person to display his photos in a wireless manner on an DLNA-enabled high definition TV (HDTV).
Additionally, it includes a GPS capability which may be used to tag photos. This allows camera proprietors to download maps onto their device. What this means is you can then use your camera to exhibit a roadmap while you're on the road.
Zoom-wise, this model that is only 1.4 inches thick features a 21x optical zoom. Another unique feature worth mentioning this is actually the fact that this Samsung camera can in fact be paired with a smartphone to be able to control the zoom. So if you're shooting a self-portrait, for instance, this can be done key to control the zoom out of your smartphone.
Another Samsung camera model allows people to zoom their unit in a different manner. When using the MV900F subcompact model, a person can control the unit's 5x optical zoom lens and its shutter button if you are from the gadget. That which you have to do is simply move you to control it. This feature is called Gesture Shot as the camera monitors your hand movement. It really works in the same manner as the face detection technology.
To be able to make use of this feature, first position your camera either on a flat working surface or a tripod and stand in front from the lens. Next, flip up the display to be able to see your image.
To control the lens, you are able to move your hand in a circular motion twice. Do this as though you're cleaning a window in a circular motion. For zooming in, do the movement inside a clockwise manner and to zoom out, perform a counterclockwise motion. Once you're all set, you may also engage the self timer by doing a movement as though you're pushing down your palm twice. If you don't want to include yourself within the photo, you can always exit the frame up to three seconds.
This Samsung unit also offers WI-fi capability and can capture high definition videos. It will likely be available on the market later this month.
These are some of the latest features you can look for today inside a camera. They're best for the savvy consumers who've a great interest in getting high quality pics and vids they are able to share with family and friends on the internet.