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Old Apr 19, 2006, 3:41 AM   #1
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Hi All,

Just wanting to know, from those who have the Kodak V550 or V603, how good is the movie mode? I have heard many differing opinions, especially regarding the noise picked-up during movie recording from the zoom and focus mechanism. Is the sound very noticable during playback?

Any info would be much apppreciated.
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Old Apr 19, 2006, 10:21 AM   #2
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The only thing I have noticed on my 7590 is when you are filming something that is very quiet you can hear it but I have taken my auto focus off at these times if you're going to leave the camera fairly static but other than that, I have done fast clips at concerts etc with no ill effect with the auto focus on.
Hope that helps a bit...kind of normal for that since the built in mic is so close to the lense etc.:-).
When I filmed a Lou Gramm concert, I was very pleased with the sound that it gave considering this is not its primary function and was just for the memory of the concert.
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Old Apr 21, 2006, 1:06 PM   #3
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The focus mechanism isn't very noticeable, except for very quiet moments (a classroom xD). The zooming servo is another story...

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