PhotographyBLOG has posted their review of the Kodak EasyShare Z980 [QuickPrice Check], an ultra zoom digital camera that is "[limited] to hand-held use in good lighting conditions only" with its 12MP resolution (1/2.33-in. CCD), 24x optical zoom (26-624mm equiv.), optical image stabilization, 3.0-in. LCD (201K dots), HD Movie (1280×720) @ 30fps, PASM, Face Detection, Perfect Touch Technology, Smart Capture feature, RAW, Vertical Shutter Release, detachable Vertical Grip and Hot Shoe to attach an external flash.
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