For a lot of people, the Bridge camera is the perfect solution as it combines the portability of a compact camera while offering the full capability of a DSLR.
Simple shots - As a photography noob, this Kodak AZ252 camera would suit you adequately.
Just a beginner - Whether you're just starting to develop some expertise or you only record videos from time to time, then the Kodak AZ252 will satisfy your needs..
The Kodak AZ252, 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 AZ252 is a great companion to have.
For your Video posts - This camera comes with an image stabilizer which reduces any wobbling in your recordings. In addition, the size of the image sensor (6.17 x 4.55 mm mm), helps with the actual quality of the recorded image.
There are times when you just want to take simple but great photos of things around you without bothering too much about camera settings. For that purpose, the AZ252 is a really good choice.
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 AZ252.
As lots of sports happen at night or in-doors, the image sensor size plays an important role in image quality during low light conditions. In addition to its 6.17 x 4.55 mm(mm) sensor size, the Kodak AZ252, also comes with a Tracking Focus mode which is great for photos were the subject is constantly moving.
Taking photos while underwater is a lot of fun. You'll be able to bathe the subject of your photograph with the colours and hues only found when taking shots in an aquatic environment.
Whether on holiday or exploring new places, this camera from Kodak is a great choice. Taking photos of what's around you - near and far - with the AZ252 is a breeze.
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 x 4.55 mm(mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the Kodak AZ252 has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.
This device showcases a refined taste in mobile devices due to clean lines and a premium look.
Whether you want to blend in, or have a camera that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the AZ252 fits the bill.
The Kodak AZ252 is the versatile point-and-shoot camera that's always ready to immortalize life's unforgettable moments. Featuring a 16MP CCD sensor, the AZ252 is able to capture high-resolution still images that boast up to 4608 x 3456 pixels. When it comes to video, this compact bridge camera can record in HD 720p so you can enjoy those precious moments in full motion. When you need to get into the action, the exceptional 25x Optical Zoom allows you to get up-close and personal without sacrificing an inch on quality. Never again worry about unsteady footage due to shaky hands or filming while walking thanks to the intuitive optical image stabilization system. Between Sport, Fireworks, Fish Eye and more, the AZ252 provides you with 22 modes at your fingertips that deal with the technicalities of your environment and optimize your settings, so you can keep your focus on enjoying the moment. Elsewhere, the 3-inch LCD screen allows you to effortlessly review and adjust as you go along.
|Camera Type||Bridge camera|
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||0 - 40 °F|
|Aperture Priority AE||Yes|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||F3.7 - F6.2|
|Camera File System||DCF, DPOF 1.1|
|Image Formats Supported||EXIF, JPEG XR|
|Scene Modes||Beach, Children, Fireworks, Museum, 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 Exposure Compensation||Yes|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Forced off, Forced on, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization|
|Flash Range (tele)||1.2 - 4.2 m|
|Flash Range (wide)||0.5 - 7.1 m|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Face detection, Multi Point Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus, Tracking Auto Focus|
|Macro Focusing Range (wide)||0.03 - ∞ m|
|Manual Focusing Range (tele)||2.5 - ∞ m|
|Manual Focusing Range (wide)||0.6 - ∞ m|
|Auto Exposure (AE) Lock||Yes|
|ISO Sensitivity||80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, Auto|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||3200|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||80|
|Light Exposure Control||Program AE|
|Light Exposure Correction||± 2EV (1/3EV step)|
|Light Exposure Modes||Shutter priority AE|
|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|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1280 x 720 pixels|
|Resolution At Capture Speed||[email protected]|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||3:2, 4:3, 16:9|
|Video Formats Supported||H.264, MOV|
|Video Resolutions||320 x 240, 640 x 480, 1280x720 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||G.711|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Mono|
|Combined Zoom||100 x|
|Digital Zoom||4 x|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||4.3 - 107.5 mm|
|Lens Structure (elements/groups)||12/11|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||600 mm|
|Minimum Aperture Number||3.7|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||24 mm|
|Optical Zoom||25 x|
|Compatible Memory Cards||SD, SDHC|
|Maximum Memory Card Size||32 GB|
|Display Resolution (numeric)||230000 pixels|
|Image Sensor Size||1/2.3|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||6.17 x 4.55 mm|
|Total Megapixels||16.44 MP|
|F-number (relative Aperture)||6.2|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Micro) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||Micro|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|USB 2.0 (Micro USB) Ports Quantity||1|
|USB 2.0 Connectors||1|
|Battery Life (CIPA Standard)||280 shots|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Maximum Image Resolution||4608 x 3456 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||16MP: 4608x3456, 10MP: 3648x2736, 5MP: 2592x1944, 3MP: 2048x1536, 0.3MP: 640x480, 14MP: 4608x3072, 12MP: 4608x2592, 2MP: 1920x1080|
|Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)||0 - 90 %|