A standard ISO hotshoe allows external flash accessories to be attached to the Fuji FinePix X10, which can expand creative possibilities.
Detail levels are excellent and images are sharp straight from the camera.
The EXR low light mode improves high ISO quality for shooting in dark conditions.
The built-in flash is weak, but still useful for fill-in at close quarters.
Multi-segment metering copes well in a wide range of conditions.
Colours are vivid, without over saturating skin tones.
The standard film simulation mode aims to reproduce the look of Fuji Provia slide film.
Whereas the vivid setting aims to reproduce Fuji Velvia slide film, with its highly saturated colours.
A Super-Macro mode allows focusing as close as 1cm from the front element of the lens.
Shutter speeds between 1/4000sec and 30sec can be selected.
In-lens image stabilisation helps to reduce image blurring due to unwanted camera movement.
Auto white balance does a reasonable, but not spectacular, job of correcting artificial lighting indoors.