Z1012 IS

Z1012 IS

Kodak Z1012 IS Review

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Kodak EasyShare Z1012 IS


Record Mode Screens & Menus


Kodak EasyShare Z1012 IS Zoom

The Z1012 IS in Smart Scene (Auto) mode is very simple to use. On screen the icons for auto flash, image size (10.0 MP) and number of pictures left (552) and the "A"uto flash. When the Shutter is half-pressed, faces are detected, the scene is analyzed, and the best settings are applied.



Kodak EasyShare Z1012 IS Zoom

Here you can see the information present when you half-press the shutter release (program mode) to achieve the focus and exposure lock. Smart Scene mode only shows the icon in the upper left corner and the focus lock (the red "AF" appears if the camera cannot focus).



Kodak EasyShare Z1012 IS Zoom

Scene mode lets you select from 16 different pre-programmed modes portrait, children, landscape, night portrait, night landscape, snow, beach, text/document, fireworks, flower, manner/museum, self-portrait, stage, backlight, candlelight and sunset.


Kodak EasyShare Z1012 IS Zoom

Manual mode lets you freely set both the aperture and shutter speed, ISO, brightness and flash intensity. Porgram mode only allows for the last 3 (shown above). The thumb dial on the back of the camera makes selecting an option and changing it a breeze.



Kodak EasyShare Z1012 IS Zoom

Program Menu Options:

    Picture Size - 10 MP (4:3), 8.9 MP (3:2), 7.5 MP (16:9), 5.0 MP (4:3), 3.1 MP (4:3), 2.2 MP (3:2), 2.1 MP (16:9), 1.2 MP (4:3)
    Compression - Fine, Standard, Basic
    Color Mode - Natural, Low, Black and White, Sepia
    AF Control - Continuous AF, Single AF

Program Menu Options+ :
    White Balance - Auto, Daylight, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Open Shade
    Face Detect Capture - On or Off
    Exposure Metering - Multi, Center, Spot
    AF Zone - Multi, Center, Selectable
    Exp. Bracketing Interval - Off, ± .3, .7, 1.0
    Sharpness - High, Normal, Low
    Red Eye Preflash - On or Off


Kodak EasyShare Z1012 IS Zoom

You can record 1280 x 720 HD, 640 x 480 or 320 x 240 motion video with audio at 30 fps. The length of the movies is dependent on available space on your memory card. Unlike most cameras, the optical zoom can be used while recording. The addition of the HD (720p) mode is a feature not found on most digicams.


Kodak EasyShare Z1012 IS Zoom

MENU options in Video mode:

    Video Size - 1280x720, 640x480 or 320x240
    AF Control - Continuous AF, Single AF




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