Selecting a Bridge Camera means you'll have a device that comes with the photo capabilities of a DSLR while being more portable and easier to put away while out and about.
Simple shots - As a photography noob, this KODAK PIXPRO AZ422 camera would suit you adequately.
For those who are passionate about photography at a casual level but are prepared to make the occasional technical adjustments, the PIXPRO AZ422 is a very straightforward option. At this skill level you'll be comfortable utilising features such as the 9 "Auto Focus points" that this camera comes with.
Simple clips - As a videography noob, this KODAK PIXPRO AZ422 video camera should be sufficient for your needs.
Even though recording videos is a passion, you're not necessarily looking to go pro. You're content with making tweaks to a couple of settings to suit the shot you're about to take. The PIXPRO AZ422 is very accessible which makes it suitable for this.
Streaming video live is a great way to share your experiences and this camera from KODAK provides a couple of connectivity options to help you with this.
The KODAK PIXPRO AZ422, is a very competent option when it comes to recording occasions and related activities. Also, the presence of its built-in Image stabilizer does help with making your clips look smooth and steady.
Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the KODAK PIXPRO AZ422 is a great companion to have.
For the YouTubers - This is a good choice for your video recordings because in addition to it's excellent Image Sensor Size (6.17 x4.55 mm mm), it comes with an in-built image stablizer that ensures your shots remain steady.
If you're looking to simply use your camera to point-and-shoot everyday moments with an item or person as the subject matter, then the PIXPRO AZ422 is an easy recommendation for this.
Its important to ensure the celebrant (or special guests) are in clear view in every photo taken. Keeping them in focus while they're moving about is one of the great features that comes with the PIXPRO AZ422.
Whether it's golf or tennis and everything in-between, the Tracking Focus capability in this camera allows you maintain your subject as the centre of attention even while in motion. It's Continuous Shooting Mode also helps take multiple shots in a couple of seconds allowing you assess a set of options you can pick from.
Sea-life is always breathtaking. With this camera from KODAK, you can expect to produce vivid images that showcases the unique tone that are found with photographs taken underwater.
Sometimes while on sightseeing or on a tour, you can only observe things from a distance. Which is why the zoom capability on this camera comes in handy in that situation.
When taking photos of the beautiful creatures of the wild, you'll need to have Tracking Focus mode activated so as not to miss any great moments while they are active in their habitat. Burst shots help as well, which this camera happens to have making it a very good option for your needs.
Composing photographs of landscapes is subject to the lighting conditions that you're faced with. The 6.17 x4.55 mm(mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the KODAK PIXPRO AZ422 has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.
It's an eye-catching package with a bright and refreshing look about it. It could even play the role of an accessory to compliment a specific sense of style.
This device showcases a refined taste in mobile devices due to clean lines and a premium look.
It looks simple, capable and doesn't stand out in any particular way.
|Camera Type||Bridge camera|
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||0 - 40 °F|
|Aperture Priority AE||Yes|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||3-6.8|
|Camera File System||DCF, DPOF 1.1, Exif 2.3|
|Image Formats Supported||JPEG|
|Scene Modes||Children, Fireworks, Night landscape, Night portrait, Panorama, Party (indoor), Pet, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Sunset, Landscape (scenery)|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|Shooting Modes||Auto, Movie|
|White Balance||Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Manual|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Fill-in, Forced off, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization|
|Flash Range (tele)||1.2 - 3.7 m|
|Flash Range (wide)||0.5 - 7.5 m|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points||9|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection||1|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Face detection, Multi Point Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus, Tracking Auto Focus|
|Macro Focusing Range (wide)||0.016 - ∞ m|
|Normal Focusing Range (tele)||2 - ∞ m|
|Normal Focusing Range (wide)||0.5 - ∞ m|
|ISO Sensitivity||80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||3200|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||80|
|Light Exposure Correction||± 2EV (1/3EV step)|
|Light Metering||Centre-weighted, Spot|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/2000 s|
|Shutter Priority AE||Yes|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||30 s|
|Camcorder Media Type||SD, SDHC|
|Live stream capable||1|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1280 x 720 pixels|
|Resolution At Capture Speed||[email protected], [email protected]|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||3:2, 4:3, 16:9|
|Video Formats Supported||H.264, MOV|
|Video Resolutions||640 x 480, 1280 x 720 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||LPCM|
|Combined Zoom||168 x|
|Digital Zoom||4 x|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||4.3 - 180.6 mm|
|Lens Structure (elements/groups)||15/11|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||1008 mm|
|Minimum Aperture Number||3|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||24 mm|
|Optical Zoom||42 x|
|Compatible Memory Cards||SD, SDHC|
|Maximum Memory Card Size||32 GB|
|Display Resolution (numeric)||460000 pixels|
|Image Sensor Size||1/2.3|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||6.17 x4.55 mm|
|Total Megapixels||20 MP|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Micro) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||Micro|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|USB 2.0 (Micro USB) Ports Quantity||1|
|Battery Capacity||1100 mAh|
|Battery Life (CIPA Standard)||200 shots|
|Battery Technology||Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|AC Adapter Included||Yes|
|Lens Cap Included||Yes|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Maximum Image Resolution||5152 x 3864 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||5152 x 3864, 3648 x 2736, 2592 x 1944, 2048 x 1536, 640 x 480, 5152 x 3432, 5152 x 3432, 1920 x 1080|
|Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)||0 - 90 %|