The Kodak CD44 belongs to the EasyShare family of digital point and shoot cameras
. The focal length of this camera is 32 mm - 96 mm in the 35 mm equivalent format. The CD44 uses CCD sensor that can capture pictures in 12 megapixel resolution
. This Kodak camera can zoom optically up to 3x and digitally up to 5x.
This Kodak camera is lightweight as it weighs 172 g, along with the batteries and memory card, which makes it easy to carry around. This compact camera has a unique ability to share pictures online as soon as you take it. You can easily mail or share pictures on Facebook, Flicker, Orkut and YouTube and other sites by using the Share button of Kodak.
The CD44 compact camera supports various aspect ratios like 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9. The 2.7- inch LCD display allows you to select your desired setting from the menu along with main function of taking pictures.
Battery and Storage
This digital camera comes with 2 x AA rechargeable alkaline batteries
, however, if you want to increase the number of shots in one charge you can opt for 2 x AA Ni-MH batteries or 2 x AA lithium batteries. The Kodak CD44 has internal memory
of 32 MB. You can also use SD and SDHC cards
to increase the storage space present in the camera.
The Kodak CD44 also features
TTL contrast detection Auto Focus and supports several focus modes such as Normal, Macro and Infinity
. This Point and Shoot camera has a range of 0.1 m (Wide) and 0.8 m (Tele) in the normal mode and 0.35 m (Wide) and 1.0 m (Tele) in the macro mode.
The camera is capable of adjusting its sensitivity automatically between ISO 80 - 400, which allows to click pictures even in low light situations. The sensitivity can also be manually adjusted from ISO 80-1600. The shutter speed of the Point and Shoot camera ranges from 1/8 - 1/1400 second and provides you the freedom to capture any fast moving object. The Kodak camera has built in flash, which ranges from 0.3 m - 4.0 m (Wide) and 0.5 m - 2.0 m (Tele).
Features and Connectivity
Scene modes such as Portrait, Landscape, Close-up, Night portrait, Night landscape and many more are available in the EasyShare CD44. This camera includes the Smart Capture feature
that analyzes any scene or detect the number of faces in a picture to produce the perfect image.
The compact camera can record VGA videos at the resolution of 640 x 480 pixels (30 fps). Technologies like Red-eye reduction and Face Detection are also installed in this Kodak EasyShare camera. The digital camera allows you to setup a self timer of 2 - 10 seconds. You can connect the Kodak CD44 to your TV or laptop by using the high speed USB 2.0 and view all the memories captured on the large screen.