Depending on which mode you select, pressing the menu button-also on the rear of the camera-displays a sequence of menu options that are specific to that mode. Other than our general lack of fondness for digital zooms, the one complaint we have about the DC’s digital zoom is that it can’t be used in conjunction with the close-up mode: Conversely, the camera is also equipped with a Center-Weighted setting that bases its exposure decision primarily on the central portion of the frame, while de-emphasizing the background. Exposure The DC is equipped with two metering modes to help obtain the best exposure for your images even in the face of backlight surrounding the subject. Unfortunately, the DC is not equipped with a Diopter Adjustment for those camera users like us plagued with near- or far-sightedness, and the viewfinder optics have a fairly low “eye relief. We have to say though, that at high digital zoom magnifications, the LCD display goes from “soft” to very blurry, making precise framing difficult at the maximum 3x setting.

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Sigma releases X3F Raw conversion plugin for Photoshop. I did some research before I bought, but I’m not an expert on any of the technical stuff. Kodak’s more subtle approach seems more useful. Other control buttons are placed very similarly to other cameras. For weeks, we’ve been getting hammered with the question “Will Chris and Jordan continue their tradition of doing a Best and Worst year-end episode?

Choose from one of two settings: Normally, the Auto option would be used for everyday pictures and, in most cases, produces images of more than acceptable quality. It’s time to ring in the New Year, and we invite you to join us at the Full Frame Mirrorless camera party, where we’ll meet old friends and maybe some new ones as well. While the DC comes with four AA batteries, like all digital cameras, it drains batteries quickly.


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Best and worst of The 8MB FlashCard that comes included camwra to be one of the reasons the camera is so inexpensive, along with there not being any AC adapter included. No comments have been written yet.

Less waiting and faster results, with USB that lets you download up to 10x faster than serial interfaces. Easy-to-use image-manipulation software, which includes many templates and project guides for creating common consumer-oriented projects camerz images. At the high resolution, best quality setting, the average file size is about K.

Dec 22, video. Flash The built-in flash of the DC has a specified working range 1.

We’re happy to digita, though, that Kodak has filled this gap in their product lineup with the DC, essentially a 2 megapixel update to their earlier DC ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

The final image does appear somewhat “softer,” but overall, the digital zoom capability of the camera is fairly smooth digigal viewing the zoom as it happens on the LCD is very helpful in keeping the subject of your shot correctly centered.

Kodak DC DC280 Zoom 2.1MP Digital Camera

A macro close-up feature adds the flexibility of allowing you to clearly focus on small subjects at a relatively close distance from between 9. It was fast and responsive, apparently using some degree of RAM buffering internally to improve cycle time for the first three shots of a series.


Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The DC is also equipped with another LCD option that locks the exposure and white balance settings when the shutter is tripped for the first shot in a series, or when the Shutter button is half-pressed for the first time after selecting the option. The LCD always displays your images in color unless you are snapping images with one of the special effects turned on.

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Dec 19, camera news. Best cameras and lenses In our data-transfer tests, the speed advantage of the USB connection became dramatically apparent: If you consistently capture images in a way that requires only one of the available flash options, you can change the default to the option you need. The picture card compartment is also easy to access on the left-hand side of the camera, vc280 it’s equally as easy to load or eject the 8 MB picture card, even when the camera is mounted on a cxmera.

Blurs fine details so that they become “softer” and edges of objects blend into the image. DJI Ronin-S gimbal stabilization system.

Based on Kodak’s previous small-office, home-office model, this digicam is small enough for a briefcase or large purse, and convenient enough to carry to your next meeting or family gathering. We often recommend external card readers for our readers, to transfer image files to the host computer more rapidly: