Basics of Kodak Zi8 video camera

Find the following on the Kodak Zi8 (or your own camera) and figure out how to use them

____ ON button

____ USB connector

____ SD card. Make sure you have one.

____ DC-in Charging Jack

____ External Mic Jack (look for icon on side)

____ Adjust the distance/close up focus on the top of camera

____ Click on Camera button. Make sure it is set to 720/60fps (Best for sports and action)

____Click on Gear icon and find:

-Date and time (useful for finding your files later)

-Brightness (Sun icon)

-External Mic control (Mic icon) Adjust the volume. And test sound you are getting.

-EIS – image stabilization. Make sure it is on.


_____Record/Stop (Red button)

_____Zoom (Up/Down with Red button)

_____Playback (Rectangle with triangle button)

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