Kodak Z612 Review

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Kodak EasyShare Z612


Playback Mode Screens & Menus


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On-screen Review mode icons and controls




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Press the REVIEW button to display the last picture taken full screen. There is very little overlay information, only the picture number, memory source (SD card) and the battery level indicator.



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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.



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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.



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Using the MULTI option from the Review menu you can display index pages of thumbnails so you can quickly search through and select an image or movie.



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When shooting portrait style (vertical), image captured are auto-rotated if this option is enabled in the menu (default is On.)



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Movies can be displayed on the LCD or sent to your TV via the A-V cable. You can start the movie or switch the Multi option (described above.)



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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:

    Album - Select image folder

    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

    Protect - Protect or unprotect image(s) from deletion

    Slide Show - Begin automated playback of all images

    Copy - Copy to/from internal memory/flash card

    Image Storage - Select card or internal memory

    Multi-Up - Display 9 images per page

    Setup Menu - Enter SETUP menu





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The SETUP menu options:

    Return - Return to the previous menu

    LCD Brightness - Normal, High

    Capture Frame Grid - On or Off

    Image Stabilizer - Continuous, Single or Off

    Date Stamp - Off, YYYY MM DD, MM DD YYYY, DD MM YYYY (overlay date stamp in lower right hand corner of picture)

    QuickView - Enable post capture auto review

    Adv. Digital Zoom - Continuous, Pause or None

    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

    Video Date Display - Choose date format or Off

    Mode Description - Display visual reminders when changing modes

    Print Warning - Pause or not is the degree of digital zoom compromises print quality

    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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