Kodak EasyShare C1530 Black

MPN: 8921223  |  EAN: 0041778921227  |  Model: EasyShare C1530

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as at 25 Sep 19 | 12:43 AM CET





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Kodak EasyShare C1530 Black - 8921223 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Compact Cameras
Just Right
Basic Skill Level (Video)
Just Right
Intermediate Skill Level (Video)
Just Right
Basic Skill Level (Photo)
Events Photography
Just Right
Sports Photography
Just Right
Wildlife Photography
Just Right
Underwater Photography
Just Right
Landscape Photography
Just Right
Just Right
Event Videos
Just Right
Home Videos
Just Right
Everyday Life Photography
Just Right
Just Right
Regular Looks
Just Right
Bluetooth Connectivity
Just Right

Kind of Camera

The compact camera is straightforward and does the job for a range of everyday photo shots. 

Photography Skillset

Keeping it simple - For someone who is not too bothered about technicalities, this Kodak device works!

Video skill level

Simple clips - As a videography noob, this Kodak EasyShare C1530 video camera should be sufficient for your needs.


Video Scenarios

The Kodak EasyShare C1530, 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 EasyShare C1530 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 x 4.55 mm mm), it comes with an in-built image stablizer that ensures your shots remain steady.

Photo Scenarios

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 EasyShare C1530 is a really good choice. 

Actions shots are for more engaging than people posing for a photograph at events. The Kodak EasyShare C1530 comes with Auto Focus Tracking which helps ensure people in motion still look sharp in your photos.

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. 

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.

As you make trips around the world, every moment tells a story. For this, a good camera is crucial and the EasyShare C1530 is a great option for travel. It's got a combined zoom capability allowing you get a closer look at items that can't be reached easily.^506^*}

From ants to zebras, a camera for nature's mosaic needs to have a great image sensor which is why the 6.17 x 4.55 mm (mm) that comes with this model works well for this scenario. It comes with a Continuous Shooting Mode allowing you to take successive shots rapidly. 

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 EasyShare C1530 has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.


When you're more concerned about what your camera does than how it looks, the EasyShare C1530 is a safe bet.

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Product Description

Portable, intuitive and easy-to-use, the Kodak EasyShare C1530 is ready to capture life's greatest moments as they happen. Right off the bat, the first thing you'll notice about this camera is the lightweight frame that weighs a mere 180g. Not only does this make the EasyShare C1530 an effortless carry throughout all your photo adventures and shooting sessions, but the compact design also easily fits in your pocket for maximum portability. When it comes to quality, the 1/2.3"" 14MP CCD sensor is able to produce high-resolution images in full detail and clarity. Whether you're shooting in the remote wilderness, bustling inner city or indoor locations, the EasyShare C1530 is prepared to adapt to different shooting environments with features such as the 3x Optical Zoom and built-in flash. After viewing and editing your creations upon the 3-inch LCD monitor, the one-click share button allows for seamless sharing to your favourite social networking sites.

Technical Specifications

Kodak EasyShare C1530 Black - 8921223 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Camera Type Compact
Operating Temperature (T-T) 0 - 40 °F
Product Colour Black
Aperture Range (F-F) 2.9-5.2
Camera File System Exif 2.3
Image Formats Supported JPEG
Multi Burst Mode Yes
Photo Effects 1
Scene Modes Backlight, Candlelight, Children, Close-up (macro), Fireworks, Night, Night landscape, Night portrait, Panorama, Portrait, Self-portrait, Sports, Sunset, Landscape (scenery)
Scene Modes Present Yes
Self-timer Delay 2, 10 s
Sharpness Levels Normal
Shooting Modes Movie, Program, Scene
Tripod Mounting Supported Yes
White Balance Auto, Daylight, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Open Shade
Built-in Flash Yes
Flash Modes Auto, Fill-in, Flash off, Red-eye reduction
Flash Range (tele) 1 - 2.3 m
Flash Range (wide) 0.3 - 4.1 m
Auto Focus Yes
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes Continuous Auto Focus, Face tracking, Single Auto Focus
Face Detection Yes
Focus TTL
Focus Adjustment Auto
Macro Focusing Range (tele) 0.35 - 0.7 m
Macro Focusing Range (wide) 0.1 - 0.7 m
Normal Focusing Range 0.6 - ∞ m
Normal Focusing Range (tele) 0.6 - ∞ m
Normal Focusing Range (wide) 0.6 - ∞ m
Tracking Focus 1
Light Exposure
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock Yes
ISO Sensitivity 64, 80, 100, 125, 160, 200, 250, 320, 400, 800, 1000, Auto
ISO Sensitivity (max) 1000
ISO Sensitivity (min) 64
Light Exposure Correction ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Camera Shutter Speed 1/4 – 1/1400 s
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed 1/1400 s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 1/4 s
Analog Signal Format System NTSC, PAL
Camcorder Media Type SD, SDHC
Maximum Video Resolution 640 x 480 pixels
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 30 fps
Supported Aspect Ratios 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Video Formats Supported AVI
Video Recording Yes
Video Resolutions 640 x 480 pixels
Built-in Microphone Yes
Microphone Operation Mode Mono
Lens System
Digital Zoom 5 x
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) 32 - 96 mm
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 96 mm
Minimum Aperture Number 2.9
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 32 mm
Optical Zoom 3 x
Compatible Memory Cards SD, SDHC
Internal Memory 32
Video Memory Capacity 2GB
Built-in Display Yes
Display LCD
Display Diagonal 3
Display Resolution (numeric) 230000 pixels
Video Capability Yes
Image Sensor Size 1/2.3
Image Sensor Size (W X H) 6.17 x 4.55 mm
Megapixel 14 MP
Sensor Type CCD
Total Megapixels 14.5 MP
Other Features
Compatible Operating Systems Windows XP/Vista/7+Mac OS X 10.4/10.5/10.6+
Date Imprinting Yes
Image Editing Crop, Trimming
PictBridge Yes
Stabilizer Yes
Video Out AV
Ports & Interfaces
USB 2.0 (Micro USB) Ports Quantity 1
USB 2.0 Connectors 1
USB Connector Type Micro-usb
USB Version 2.0
Battery Technology Alkaline
Battery Type AA
Number Of Batteries Supported 2
Packaging Content
Cables Included USB
Weight & Dimensions
Depth 31.4 mm
Height 62.3 mm
Weight 180 g
Weight (including Battery) 180 g
Width 96.1 mm
System Requirements
Mac Compatibility Yes
Minimum Processor Pentium 4 (2.8 GHz)
Minimum Storage Drive Space 300 GB
Picture Quality
Still Image Resolution(s) 2048 x 1536, 2880 x 2160, 4288 x 2416, 4288 x 2848, 4288 x 3216