Kodak Easyshare Z885 Zoom Digital Camera

Kodak Updated: 2008-09-30 RSS
Kodak Easyshare Z885 Zoom Digital Camera

Get sharp pictures - even in low light.
High ISO (up to 8000)
5X optical zoom lens
8.1 megapixels
Digital image stabilization
Smart scene mode
2.5 in. (6.4 cm) indoor/outdoor color display
Advanced video features

Exceptional performance for exceptional pictures

Stunning pictures start with smart features. Which is what you'll find in the Z885. Not to mention incredible ease of use.
High ISO mode - capture the details
Faster shutter speeds mean you can capture the details in low light conditions and fast action situations
The camera automatically selects from ISO 80 to ISO 3200 based on lighting conditions
ISO 6400 and 8000 available at 2.2 MP, 2.1 MP, and 1.2 MP setting in P/M mode
5X optical zoom lens
The 5X optical zoom lens (35 mm equivalent: 36–108 mm) captures crisp details and gets you closer to your subjects without losing picture quality
5X digital zoom allows you to get even closer
Exceptional quality prints with 8.1 MP
The 8.1 MP sensor delivers excellent resolution for prints up to 30 × 40 in. (76 × 102 cm)  - you can crop your pictures and still get stunning quality
Seven resolution settings give you the freedom to pick the one that's right for you
Capture natural details, accurate flesh tones, and breathtaking color with KODAK Color Science

Simplicity and smarts - all in the same camera

Digital image stabilization
Reduce blur caused by camera shake or subject movement
The camera software automatically minimizes camera shake to deliver a clear picture
Smart scene mode
Capture stunning shots with ease - smart scene mode automatically selects from 10 available scene modes
Modes include portrait, night portrait, backlight, candle light, flower, text, close-up, landscape, and snow/beach
If a scene mode cannot be detected, the camera will default to Auto
Make your pictures as vivid as the moment you took them, right on camera.
Print better, brighter pictures
Relive your memories in richer detail
Clear up dark shadows to reveal more smiles
2.5 in. (6.4 cm) color display
View pictures with brilliance and clarity on the indoor/outdoor 2.5 in. (6.4 cm) color display
Whether you shoot your pictures vertically or horizontally, view them right-side-up with auto picture rotation
In review mode, quickly magnify up to 8X, fast scroll through pictures, or view multi-up
32 MB internal memory, SD/MMC card expansion slot lets you keep shooting longer

Picture enhancing and editing features

Capture and create consistently great pictures by utilizing on-camera features.
On-camera cropping
Crop in tight to see the important details
Histogram feature
Verify the exposure of your picture using the histogram feature on live view, quick view, and review
Panorama stitch mode
Create panoramic shots by combining up to three shots together into one large picture with panorama stitch mode
Multiple scene modes
Portrait modes - portrait, self portrait, night portrait, backlight
Landscape modes - landscape, night landscape, fireworks
Bright scene modes – sport, beach, and snow
Action modes – sport and children
Party mode - use for photos of people in indoor setting in lower light
Close-up modes - flower
Text/Documents mode - ensures sharp text when photographing documents
Manner/Museum mode - use when sound or flash are not desired
5 color modes
High color
Low color
Natural color
Black and white
P/M modes at your fingertips
Program mode (P) - camera sets optimal shutter speed and aperture combination
Manual mode (M) -  you choose both the aperture and shutter speed
Manual controls
Exposure compensation - ±2.0 EV in ±0.3 EV step increments
Aperture - f/2.8 (wide), f/5.1 (tele)
Shutter speed - 8–1/2000 sec. in 1/3 step increments
ISO equivalents - (automatic) 80, 100, 200, 400, 1600, 3200, 6400, 8000
Auto focus - TTL imager AF system
Exposure metering - multi-pattern, center-weighted, center-spot
White balance - auto, daylight, tungsten, fluorescent, open shade
Flash mode - auto, red-eye reduction, fill, off
Simple to use video features
Record VGA video (640 × 480) at 30 fps with sound
Zoom during video for increased versatility
Image stabilization enables steady capture
Capture more video while using less memory with MPEG-4 compression
Print multiple frames (4, 9, 16-up) on a 4 × 6 in. (10 × 15 cm) print
Save single frames and e-mail family and friends
Features audio capture, playback, and on-camera video editing

The simple way to share

The Z885 is part of the KODAK EASYSHARE System, so sharing your pictures is amazingly simple. Just press Share.
On-camera Share button
Sharing starts right on the back of the camera
Have a picture you want to share? Tag it using the exclusive on-camera Share button and it will be ready to print or e-mail later
Use the Favorites feature to keep special pictures close
KODAK EASYSHARE Software (included)
The simplest way to find, create, and share.
The award-winning, elegant design makes your pictures the star of the show for a more enjoyable viewing experience
English, French, and German photo card templates turn pictures into 4 × 6 in. (10 × 15 cm) announcements, invitations, holiday cards, and more, right at home
Get more out of KODAK EASYSHARE Software with a variety of useful tips
Use KODAK EASYSHARE Software to access your pictures at the KODAK EASYSHARE Gallery - then view, edit, and save them to My Collection
Automatically print better, brighter pictures, time after time, with KODAK PERFECT TOUCH Technology and our award winning KODAK Printers and Printer Docks
KODAK EASYSHARE Camera Dock Series 3 (optional accessory)
Transfers your pictures and charges your battery at the touch of a button
Instantly uploads pictures to your computer for viewing, printing, and e-mailing
Charges your KODAK Camera Battery in less than 3.5 hours
USB connection (USB 2.0 full speed compliant)

Simple ways to print your pictures at home

Real KODAK Pictures are just a touch away with our convenient home printing options.
KODAK EASYSHARE Printer Docks (optional accessory)
High quality, real KODAK Pictures in seconds with the touch of a button
Worry-free prints - get waterproof, stain-resistant, wipeable prints that last a lifetime with KODAK XTRALIFE™ Lamination
Compact and portable so you can take the fun with you for anytime, anywhere picture printing and sharing
Recharges your KODAK Camera Battery in 3.5 hours or less
KODAK EASYSHARE Photo Printer 500 (optional accessory)
Print real KODAK Pictures from digital media cards and USB devices, including PictBridge-enabled digital cameras
View and edit on the large 3.5 in. (8.9 cm) display
Works with or without a computer
Features KODAK PERFECT TOUCH Technology for better, brighter prints
Features red-eye reduction
Wireless capability (Wi-Fi ready, BLUETOOTH® Wireless Technology enabled)