Kodak Z1275 Review

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Kodak EasyShare Z1275

Playback Mode Screens & Menus

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Pressing the REVIEW button will bring up the last image or video that was taken by the camera. There are three different settings that can be chosen that allow different amounts of information to be displayed about each photo.

Pressing the "i" button displays a wealth of exposure information. Here you can see the filename, date and time of capture, image quality,, compression, color mode, focal length (zoom position), ISO speed, flash mode, exposure mode, aperture, shutter speed, exposure compensation, metering mode, focus mode, white balance, and the histogram display. Press the "i" button again to clear all info; great for displaying images on your TV set.

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Using the Telephoto zoom control you can select the Magnify option to enlarge the image 2x-8x and then scroll around it using the 4-way selector.

Using the MULTI option from the Review menu, or the zoom out control will allow you to display index pages of thumbnails so you can quickly search through and select an image or movie.

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Once you start playing back a movie, you can pause, stop, fast-forward, rewind playback and control the volume of the camera's built-in speaker.

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Review mode menu options:

    Select All - Selects all pictures on the camera
    View By - Date, Album, Image Storage, All
    Album - Select image folder
    Slide Show - Begin automated playback of all images
    Copy To - Transfer images from the internal memory to the SD card or visa versa
    Multi-up Displays and index of stored images (see above)
    Protect - Protect images from deletion
    Perfect Touch Tech. - Enhance your images then save as new or replace original
    Crop - Crop out a portion of an image and save as a new file
    Sound Tag - Allows you to add an audio message to a picture

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The SETUP menu options:

    LCD Brightness - Power Save, High Power
    Image Storage - Auto, Internal Memory
    Set Album - Birthday, Holiday, Wedding
    Capture Frame Grid - On, Off
    Orientation Sensor - On or off, selects auto rotation of shots taken with portrait orientation
    Camera Sounds - Choose sound theme of camera sounds (shutter, focus, etc.)
    Sound Volume - Off, Low, Medium or High
    Date & Time - Set the internal clock
    Auto Power Off - 1, 3, 5, 10 minutes
    Video Out - Video output format - NTSC or PAL
    Language - Menu language - English, French, German, Spanish, Italian or Portuguese
    Reset Camera - Returns all settings to factory default
    Format - Format internal memory or card
    About - Display camera model number and firmware revision number

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