The combination lets you unglue your eye from the viewfinder, and hold the camera wherever makes most sense for the shot you’re taking. The QV’s “Future” mode is the same trick in reverse: The QV is a basically a scaled-back version of the earlier QV, but with some important new features of its own: In our tests, the macro mode captured an area of 4. In the QV though, a clever panorama mode saves a slice of the image from the right-hand side of the previous frame and moves it over to the left-hand side as an aid to alignment. The net result is you capture a total of four images, ending shortly after the moment you pressed the shutter button. The neatest trick is the QV’s “Past” mode, in which the camera captures three frames of data before you press the shutter button!

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When playing back a panorama, the height of the image is shrunk to about half of the LCD height, and control instructions appear at the bottom of the LCD.

Casio QV Manuals

In a crowd, you can hold the camera over your head and still see what you’re shooting. With the back-panel switch set to “Rec,” you’re ready to take a picture. We’ve mentioned this ability earlier, and the concept of using the camera as a presentation tool. The lens uses a switchable iris, with two fixed aperture settings. The lens itself is a very fast f2. Take a look at the test images from the QVor jump to the Comparometer tm page to compare its reference images to those from other digital cameras.

The problem seems to involve the balance between room light, light from the flash, and the assumptions the camera’s white-balance circuitry is making about the light source. Perhaps most interesting is the “past” mode, in which the camera continuously scans the scene, capturing an image every 0. The QV continues the Casio tradition of the left-mounted, swiveling lens.


Other than this though, we confess we’re hard-pressed to understand how one would effectively use this capability Basic camera operation and connectivity is provided by Casio’s own QV-Link application for both Mac and Windows platforms.

In addition to the short-interval timed-exposure modes, the QV also includes a familiar self-timer, in which the camera counts down for either 10 or 2 seconds before taking the picture.

Accordingly, if there’s a sudden, drastic change in illumination, allow a few seconds for the camera to get things sorted out before attempting to take a picture. Movie files occupy the same space as 2 “fine” quality images. Another advantage works particularly well with the QV’s swivel lens: In your computer, you’ll want to use software such as Spin Panorama included in the box with the QV to “stitch” the separate images together into a single, super-wide picture.

Casio QV Digital Photography Review

In the QV, Casio fixed one of our minor interface gripes: Like its “big brother,” the QV camera is unique in offering a wide range of unusual features, many of which we found highly useful. While the QV lacks the time-lapse capability of the QV, it adds two new and interesting modes: Spin Panorama is a panorama “stitching” program, that lets you combine multiple shots into wide panoramic views.

Extended viewing of images cadio drastically shorten your battery life. The lens is a fixed-focus design, with two modes; normal and macro. Given the vast array of functions on the QV, we can’t possibly step through each one here, but we’ll describe several of the major functions to provide a general flavor of what it’s like to operate the camera.

The built-in automatic flash has a specified working range of 2. Movie Mode In “Movie” mode, the frames-remaining indicator switches to indicate the number of movies that may be recorded in available memory, and the flash indicator blinks, indicating that flash isn’t available in this mode. At long last, casi pleased to present our review of their new device:. Power The QV is powered by four standard 1.


We can’t verify this, but suggest you be very careful not to push your batteries too far: With the QV and now the ‘, we suspect the vast majority of these situations could be salvaged!

The ability wv-770 achieve such good alignment between shots makes the final stitching process much easier, and reduces the likelihood you’ll have visible seams in your final panorama. Recharge them fully at the casip sign of a low-battery warning! PhotoDeluxe includes the greatest number of “guided activities,” and the most fonts and project templates, while Ixlaphoto includes “album” organization capabilities, tools for business presentations, and the ability to create simple web pages.

They’ve also tweaked the “past” and “future” modes casoi bit, shifting the sequence of 4 frames slightly back or forward, so that the shutter release either ends or begins the sequence, instead of the 1-frame “overhang” the previous model provided.

Casio QV-770

In practice though, we found the steps between compensation levels weren’t uniform, sometimes making it difficult to achieve exactly the exposure we were trying for. At closest approach, it captured csio area as small as 4.

Excepting only its “big brother” the QV, you probably get more capability in one box in terms of ways you can capture images, and things you can do with them than with any other product on the market, and at an excellent price point to boot.