Kodak Z980 Review
By Mike Flacy
Playback Mode Screens & Menus
Press the REVIEW button to enter the playback mode. The last image captured is then displayed full screen. There is almost no exposure information shown at first, just the battery level indicator.
Entering the playback menu and choosing the Properties option will bring up a full list of information about the photograph with camera settings used, focal length, etc. There's also a histogram display.
Using the Wide angle zoom control enters Index mode. It displays an index page of thumbnails (20) so you can quickly search through and select an image or movie. Press the wide button again and the camera will display 28 thumbnails.
Using the Telephoto zoom control selects the Magnify option to enlarge an image from 2� to 8�. You can then scroll around it using the 4-way joystick.
Review mode menu options:
Tag - Tag an image
Multimedia Slide Show - Make a Slide show with music and effects
Print - Print and image when connected to a PictBridge compatible printer
Cancel print - Cancel the print job
Email - Process the image for emailing
View Thumbnails - View the index (same as pressing the Wide zoom button)
Properties - Show the settings used to capture the selected image
Picture Edit menu options:
PERFECT TOUCH Tech. - Auto corrects images on the camera.
Crop - Crop the photo to your desired content
Sound Tag - Add a voice memo to an image
Copy - Copy to/from internal memory/SD flash card
Movie files are also displayed full screen.
The SETUP menu options:
LCD Brightness - Choose level from 1 - 5
Image Storage - Auto, Internal Memory
Set Tag - None, Birthday, Holiday, Wedding
Capture Frame Grid - On or Off
Date Stamp - On or Off
Red Eye Reduction - Preflash or Digital correction
External Flash - External only or External & Internal
QuickView - On or Off
Advanced Digital Zoom - Continuous, Pause or Off
Orientation Sensor - On, On transfer or off
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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