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Forum: Kodak Nov 20, 2007, 1:30 AM
Replies: 77
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Posted By big_potato
Paul, I am using Sandisk Ultra2 SDHC. I can...

Paul,

I am using Sandisk Ultra2 SDHC. I can take continuous shots (at least 3 shots) almost instantaneously.

You just half-press the shutter and the Z1275 is ready for the next shot.

I...
Forum: Kodak Nov 3, 2007, 1:33 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
Hey guys, Long time no talk! Just by...

Hey guys,

Long time no talk!

Just by chance peeping into Kodak support website and found firmware 1.08
...
Forum: Kodak Sep 26, 2007, 12:45 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
To celebrate the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival ...

To celebrate the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival

<<Moon Castle>>

focal length 180mm
aperture f/5.1
shutter 1/60s
ISO 200

Resized to 25%, SaveAs 66% quality by ACDSee5
Forum: Kodak Sep 14, 2007, 8:34 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
I think you should care more about the battery...

I think you should care more about the battery life.

I feel a 30-min HD movie would have depleted the battteries.
Forum: Kodak Sep 3, 2007, 10:32 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
When I open the movie file by VLCplayer, the...

When I open the movie file by VLCplayer, the Stream Info window just says:

codec=mp4v,

without mentioning the details.
Forum: Kodak Aug 28, 2007, 12:42 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
Thankyou Alan for the suggestions! But I...

Thankyou Alan for the suggestions!

But I want to "share" the pics of z1275, more than to "demo" it's quality at the moment. Maybe a full-res crop later.

So here again another day-time picture...
Forum: Kodak Aug 25, 2007, 11:22 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
Sorry, but it's difficult to post a 12MP image on...

Sorry, but it's difficult to post a 12MP image on any free photo hosting sites.

Anyway I am not a Kodak salesman or professional photographer or sample maker and I think I'll just let you guys...
Forum: Kodak Aug 24, 2007, 3:32 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
Another one, but seemed I should have chosen...

Another one, but seemed I should have chosen Tungsten WB rather than AutoWB

Aperture f/2.8,
Shutter 1/30s,
ISO 200,
Focal length 36mm
Forum: Kodak Aug 24, 2007, 3:30 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
"...could someone post indoor pictures and videos...

"...could someone post indoor pictures and videos at day and night ?..."

Here you are:

Aperture f/2.8,
Shutter 1/10s,
ISO 200,
Focal length 36mm
Forum: Kodak Aug 22, 2007, 8:35 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
"...Your hand is definitely more steady than...

"...Your hand is definitely more steady than mine...."

Sorry, some important aspect I didn't tell you - I was sitting on the ground to take this picture, which made my hands much more steady ...
Forum: Kodak Aug 22, 2007, 1:22 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
Sorry, still another outdoor night shot. My...

Sorry, still another outdoor night shot. My indoor shots were mostly for my familiar and I want to keep some privacy

by Z1275, again, a Hong Kong children playground

shutter = 0.5sec, aperture...
Forum: Kodak Aug 19, 2007, 11:06 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
Compared with Canon M-JPEG which data rate is...

Compared with Canon M-JPEG which data rate is 2MB/sec for 640x480

=> 6MB/sec 1280x720
=> 21GB / hour

Kodak's MPEG-4 1MB/se for 1280x720 => 3.6GB/hour, is really nothing.

I don't see much...
Forum: Kodak Aug 17, 2007, 11:46 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
Let me post mine first. Hong Kong Night...

Let me post mine first.

Hong Kong Night Scene, Nathan Road, the busiest road.

Manual Exposure: f/2.8, 1/20sec, ISO 100
Forum: Kodak Aug 15, 2007, 8:59 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
MorePixels wrote: You may try "Single...

MorePixels wrote:
You may try "Single Focusing" instead of "Continuous Focusing" in video mode.

I found it to be much faster.


For the noisy images, I found the Z1275 would try to use high...
Forum: Kodak Aug 13, 2007, 11:39 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
The cover of the card slot in the z1275 was...

The cover of the card slot in the z1275 was marked with "SD/MMC" label.

That's why even the sales person told me it could support SD only

(tho I didn't quite believe a DC relased in 2007 would...
Forum: Kodak Aug 13, 2007, 2:22 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
SDHC is supported. I use Sandisk UltraII...

SDHC is supported.

I use Sandisk UltraII SDHC 4GB.

The bundled Toshiba blue 2GB (class 4 speed) really sucks. The card is so slow that the video drops/corrupts frames (I am sure as I could...
Forum: Kodak Aug 12, 2007, 12:49 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
I was not able to upload the complete video clip...

I was not able to upload the complete video clip (several sessions were interrupted)

Hope this combination of snapshots & down-resolutioed clip (as a compromise) could let you have a rough idea...
Forum: Kodak Aug 9, 2007, 2:27 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
Yes, sir! But I need some time to prepare it...

Yes, sir!

But I need some time to prepare it (quite busy at the moment)

The file data rate (not bitrate) is about 1MB/sec for 1280x720.

So I may need about 10MB upload space for 10sec of...
Forum: Kodak Aug 8, 2007, 11:52 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 24,948
Posted By big_potato
I just brought the Z1275 in last weekend. ...

I just brought the Z1275 in last weekend.

Just my dream cam for 5 reasons:

1. Great Video at 1280x720
2. Manual Exposure Controls
3. Compact size (although a bit short & thick)
4. Zoom 5X...
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