Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 Review - Test Shots – Exposure Evaluation Review

”Here are some general test shots to help evaluate the camera’s overall image quality, including dynamic range, colour rendition and the zoom range of the lens. Some pictures may be clicked to download the full size original image. ”


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


The wide-angle end is equivalent to 25mm.


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


The telephoto end is equivalent to 250mm.


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


With HDR switched off there isn’t much shadow detail in this shot.


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


In HDR mode there is more shadow detail, but the highlights look a bit pale.


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


Colour rendition is superb even on an overcast day.


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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5 test photo


The Sweep Panorama mode produces some stunning results.


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Score


Score in detail

  • Value 8
  • Image Quality 9
  • Build Quality 9