Instax Mini 11 camera is an economical fast print camera from Fujifilm, which is actually an upgraded version of Instax Mini 9. As you know, the veteran Japanese company did not launch the Mini 10 after the Instax Mini 9, but went on to ship the Instax Mini 11 to international markets.
As the name implies, this camera Instax Mini 11 uses the same instant movie format as Instax Mini. However, improvements have been made. Among these improvements and new features, we can mention a new selfie mode in this camera. Auto Exposure has also been improved over its predecessors.
However, unlike the high-end models like the Mini 25/26, Mini 70 and Mini 90, the Instex Mini 11 New exposure modes and other special features are excluded. But at the same time, the Instax Mini 11 is a simple and lovely camera that can capture beautiful images in a variety of lighting conditions.
Here's a look at some of the key features of this fast print camera./p>
- Fully automatic exposure control
- Shutter speed varies from 1.2 to 1/250 and slow sync flash for low light shooting li>
- Existence of front lens for taking selfies
- Selfie mode/close-up
- Automatic frame
- Powered by two AAA batteries (100 shots)
- Available in Pink, Ice White, Sky Blue, Lilac Purple, Charcoal Black
Using the Instax Mini 11 camera for photography is very simple and straightforward, so simple that even children can Take pictures with it . Just press the button next to the lens and turn on the camera and press the shutter button from the viewfinder to Take the picture; No need to mess with any other buttons. When you are done, just turn the lens inside the body to turn off the camera.
This camera also has an interesting selfie mode that thanks to a small mirror in the body of the camera, you can Take selfies of yourself Get well. To use this mode, simply pull the front of the lens outwards to display the phrase "Selfie on". Of course, you may need to read the camera manual to make the most of this feature.
This camera shoots in portrait mode by default. So it is a good option for portrait images. The Instex Mini 11 viewfinder is a bit small, but almost all cameras that shoot in the Instex Mini format have the same viewfinder size.
In practice, you may notice that the shutter button on the Instex Mini 11 is sometimes random It pops up, and given the high price you have to pay for the camera's videos, it's a little annoying.
Another thing about shooting with this camera is taking selfies, which is a bit difficult. The fact that you have to push the lens out to Take a selfie and put the lens back in place to return it to normal may not be a pleasant experience in long-term use.
The Instex Mini 11 generally has a good photographic quality compared to its peer-to-peer cameras. This camera perfectly adjusts the shooting conditions using its flash. In addition, the two features of variable shutter speed and slow sync flash provide high shooting adaptability for the Instex Mini 11, which outperforms the Mini 9, which only had a shutter speed limited to 1.60./p>
Of course, when shooting during the day, the lack of the ability to turn off the flash seems a bit annoying. Infinity mode is also lacking in this camera, so it may not be a good option for long-distance shooting. It gets close. The camera flash also covers a maximum distance of 2.75 meters. If you shoot in low light with this camera, the output images will probably be darker than you think. This is where having different modes for adjusting the exposure (like the Mini 25/26 model) could cover this weakness. Weakly see severe highlights. However, the situation is slightly better in moderate and strong light.
SummaryInstax Mini 11 seems to be suitable for people who are looking for fast print cameras with the utmost ease of use. Although there is a lack of settings to improve the exposure in this camera.
In this regard, if you are looking for a fast printing camera with more features (and of course a higher price), we recommend Instax Mini 70 .
- Very easy to use
- Powered by just two AAA batteries
- Upgrade automatic exposure compared to the previous generation
- No option to compensate for exposure
- High probability of accidentally pressing the shutter button
- Not a very interesting mechanism for selfie mode
- Ability to disable the flash
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