Latest Kodak camera news

Want to capture 360-degree VR footage? The Kodak PixPro 4KVR360 could be your affordable all-in-one solution

Want to capture 360-degree VR footage? The Kodak PixPro 4KVR360 could be your affordable all-in-one solution

By Mike Lowe

If there's a buzz in the tech world for 2016 then it's virtual reality, or VR. But you don't need to be a whizz or an ultra-rich kid to capture such footage these days. The Kodak PixPro 4KVR360, which is due out in early 2017, is an all-in-one dual lens... Read more

Kodak PixPro SP360 4K Action Cams can be paired up to film your 360 VR playground

Kodak PixPro SP360 4K Action Cams can be paired up to film your 360 VR playground

By Chris Hall

Kodak has announced a new version of its PIxPro SP360 camera, stepping up to 4K, over the full HD version we've previously seen. With virtual reality making a splash - Oculus Rift is coming in April for example – and compatible with Facebook and... Read more

Pocket-lint Extreme: Thrashing a Jaguar XF around the track

Pocket-lint Extreme: Thrashing a Jaguar XF around the track

By Luke Edwards

When you're going sideways into a corner in a car worth more than double anything you've ever owned, you'd be forgiven for being nervous.That's the situation we found ourselves in while driving the new Jaguar XF around the Circuito de Navarra in northern... Read more

Pocket-lint Extreme: White water rafting at Lee Valley White Water Centre

Pocket-lint Extreme: White water rafting at Lee Valley White Water Centre

By Stuart Miles

"Listen up, or you'll get hurt."Those might not have been the exact words from Rich our raft instructor at the Lee Valley White Water Centre, as team Pocket-lint huddled around him, but it is the main gist of what he had been saying over the last 20... Read more

Pocket-lint Extreme: Ziplining across Wembley Stadium

Pocket-lint Extreme: Ziplining across Wembley Stadium

By Luke Edwards

Going to Wembley Stadium is an exciting trip on its own. But going, not to watch football but to zipline across the stadium, is even more exhilarating.We were invited to take the plunge across one of the world's most famous football pitches. What better... Read more

Pocket-lint Extreme: Mountain biking

Pocket-lint Extreme: Mountain biking

By Stuart Miles

What's happening around you right now? Turn around and you'll be able to quickly see, however the same might not be the case when you are bombing through the forest on your mountain bike.On a recent trip to Bracknell Forest's MTB trail we used the Kodak... Read more

Kodak PixPro SP360 action cam lets you shoot 360-degree views, now available

Kodak PixPro SP360 action cam lets you shoot 360-degree views, now available

By Elyse Betters

J.K. Imaging, a licensee of the Kodak PixPro camera brand, is finally shipping the SP360 360-degree digital action camera that it unveiled earlier this year.Pocket-lint had hands-on time with a concept version of the camera in March 2014, and at that... Read more

Kodak PixPro Smart Lens cameras rival Sony QX, want to improve your smartphone photos

Kodak PixPro Smart Lens cameras rival Sony QX, want to improve your smartphone photos

By Chris Hall

Kodak has announced that it is launching a pair of Smart Lens cameras, SL10 and SL25, designed to be strapped to your smartphone to let you take better photos on the move.We say Kodak, but as photo fans will know, it's JK Imaging, that holds the worldwide... Read more

Kodak S1: Micro Four Thirds camera, manufactured by JK Imaging

Kodak S1: Micro Four Thirds camera, manufactured by JK Imaging

By Chris Hall

Somewhat unexpectedly, the Kodak S1, a new Micro Four Thirds standard compact system camera, has been teased at a press conference in China.The camera will be manufactured by JK Imaging, but carry the Kodak branding. Details are thin on the ground about... Read more

Kodak kills its digital camera business

Kodak kills its digital camera business

By Paul Lamkin

Kodak is to stop making digital cameras, pocket video cameras and digital picture frames as its parent company attempts to cut costs after a turbulent few months financially.In January, Eastman Kodak Company filed voluntary petitions for chapter 11 business... Read more

Kodak EasyShare Mini M200 just £25 at Asda

Kodak EasyShare Mini M200 just £25 at Asda

By Paul Lamkin

Back in July last year digital cameras went Asda-price when the supermarket giant offered up the Nikon Coolpix L23 for just £49. This was followed by a £14 Disney kids camera last month and now Asda is offering yet another budget camera option: The... Read more

Kodak files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Kodak files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

By Paul Lamkin

As was speculated earlier this month, the Eastman Kodak Company has filed voluntary petitions for chapter 11 business reorganisation with a bankruptcy court in the US.The move, which essentially sees Kodak entering a protected period and taking credit... Read more

Kodak Playfull Dual Wi-Fi camera combines 12MP stills and HD video

Kodak Playfull Dual Wi-Fi camera combines 12MP stills and HD video

By Ben Crompton

Kodak has had its fair share of troubles of late, but that hasn't stopped it announcing a few gems at CES 2012 in las Vegas. One of which is the Kodak Playfull Dual camera, which can not only shoot Full HD video but also snap 12-megapixel stills.However,... Read more

Kodak bankruptcy planned as last ditch patent sell off begins

Kodak bankruptcy planned as last ditch patent sell off begins

By Ben Crompton

Kodak is preparing for bankruptcy in the US, even though it is attempting to sell off a large amount of digital patents in order to survive.The camera and printer company, established in 1896, has been in trouble for a number of years, and despite inventing... Read more

The decline and fall of Kodak

The decline and fall of Kodak

By Stuart Miles

Kodak, founded in 1896, is finding itself on the verge of bankruptcy after stock plummeted to its lowest levels since 1935.The latest stock price, which closed at 78 cents only to rise to $1.02 in after hour trading, values the company at just over $200... Read more

Kodak EasyShare Touch M5370 brings HD video to the Facebook party

Kodak EasyShare Touch M5370 brings HD video to the Facebook party

By Paul Lamkin

Hallelujah, spread the word - after months or rumour and speculation the device that we've all been waiting for is finally official. That's right - the Kodak EasyShare Touch M5370 is here!Okay, so we may have hyped that intro up a bit. And we doubt that... Read more

Kodak Playsport Zx5 adds Burton decals for snow business

Kodak Playsport Zx5 adds Burton decals for snow business

By Rik Henderson

Let today, 24 August 2011, be forever known as Camera Day! Never have we seen so much new camera news as we have today - even during the specialist trade convention Photokina. Now, it's Kodak's turn to get involved.The company has added a Burton special... Read more

Share and share alike with Kodak's new line-up

Share and share alike with Kodak's new line-up

By Paul Lamkin

CES 2011 is really heating up now, with press releases flying out faster than a Jimmy Anderson in-swinger.And the latest big name to throw out details of what it will be launching at the Vegas-based show is photo specialist Kodak - with a range of new... Read more

Kodak EasyShare M590

Kodak EasyShare M590

By Dan Sung

The Kodak EasyShare M590 may be the latest compact to own such short-lived titles as the thinnest 5x optical zoom camera in the world, but it's the sharing and social credentials it possesses that will stand the test of time.Yes, there's a 14-megapixel... Read more

Kodak Pynk takes the trickiness out of photo printing

Kodak Pynk takes the trickiness out of photo printing

By Dan Sung

Kodak is offering you a way of printing all the collages and frames you like with out a single artistic bone in your body. The Kodak Pynch kiosk has been on trial in the US and provides an automatic way to match your needs without having to do any cropping,... Read more

Kodak Playtouch adds to the mini-cam explosion

Kodak Playtouch adds to the mini-cam explosion

By Paul Lamkin

Mini-camcorder fans have been spoiled as of late with a host of tiny HD video shooters hitting the market. We've seen efforts from Panasonic (the HM-TA1), Samsung (the HMX-E10) and even a 3D shooter from Aiptek.And now, Kodak has come to the party with... Read more

Kodak files lawsuits against Apple, RIM

Kodak files lawsuits against Apple, RIM

By Amy-Mae Elliott

Kodak is accusing Apple and RIM of infringing on its patents, as it's reported the imaging company is looking to its patent portfolio as a revenue source. Apple's iPhone and RIM's BlackBerrys cameras are said to infringe on Kodak's patents while Kodak... Read more

Kodak's new PlaySport caught on camera

Kodak's new PlaySport caught on camera

By Stuart Miles

Kodak has chosen CES as the venue to release a rugged version of its Zi8 pocket video camcorder and we can now bring you hands-on photos of the new gadget. The Kodak PlaySport offers 1080p video, Facebook and YouTube uploading tools and new underwater... Read more

Kodak gets upload happy with EasyShares M compacts

Kodak gets upload happy with EasyShares M compacts

By Dan Sung

"M" might stand for mid-range in the Kodak EasyShare world but mediocre it probably will not. The old-school photographic firm has updated its compacts today at CES with the launch of some very reasonably priced models with a focus on sharing. The top... Read more

KODAK PULSE Wi-Fi and e-mail updatable photo frame

KODAK PULSE Wi-Fi and e-mail updatable photo frame

By Dan Sung

It's hard to get excited about digital photo frames, but Kodak has actually done an excellent job of it with the KODAK PULSE. Yes, it's a frame like all others - 512MB storage for 4000 odd pics at the 800 x 600 resolution the 7-inch LED screen can display... Read more

Kodak Slice touchscreen camera announced

Kodak Slice touchscreen camera announced

By Stuart Miles

Kodak has announced a new touchscreen enabled digital camera at CES in Las Vegas on Tuesday.The new model, called the Kodak Slice will feature a 3.5-inch touchscreen display on the back, come with a 14MP CCD sensor and 5x Schneider-Kreuznach lens,... Read more

Kodak PlaySport takes Zi8 camcorder rugged

Kodak PlaySport takes Zi8 camcorder rugged

By Stuart Miles

Kodak has just announced an update to its Zi8 camcorder at CES in Las Vegas on Tuesday. The new offering will be called the Kodak PlaySport and offers a more rugged, durable casing than the Zi8. Those worried that such a move will create a dumbed... Read more

Is Kodak coming back?

Is Kodak coming back?

By Dan Sung

Twenty years ago you couldn't help but marvel at the site of a stadium twinkling with thousands upon thousands of camera flashes and wonder just how much money Kodak was raking in. This year the last roll of 35mm Kodachrome colour film will leave the... Read more

Kodak crowdsources next videocamera name

Kodak crowdsources next videocamera name

By Duncan Geere

Andy Warhol once said "Don't read your reviews, weigh them". But someone at Kodak hasn't been taking that advice, because the company's got all in a tizzy about a review of the Zi8 that read: "When Kodak needed a name for its new pocket video camera,... Read more

Kodak Z950, M381, C190 digital cameras

Kodak Z950, M381, C190 digital cameras

By Stuart Miles

Kodak has announced the launch of three new EasyShare digital cameras, a new Z-Series model a new M-Series model and even a C-Series offering and Pocket-lint has already bagged a hands on with them. Sitting at the top of the pile is the Z950, a 12-megapixel... Read more

Kodak announces EasyShare Z950, M381, M341

Kodak announces EasyShare Z950, M381, M341

By Amy-Mae Elliott

Kodak has announced the launch of three new EasyShare digital cameras, a new Z-Series model and two new M-Series offering. The EasyShare Z950 is a 12-megapixel compact offering a 10x image stabilised Schneider-Kreuznach optical zoom lens and Kodak's "Smart... Read more

Kodak announces compact Zi8 camcorder

Kodak announces compact Zi8 camcorder

By Amy-Mae Elliott

Kodak has announced the follow up to its Zi6 pocket camcorder with the UK launch of the Flip-rivalling Kodak Zi8 digital video camera. While the Zi6 only managed 720p capture, this new model records in full 1080p high definition and there's also built-in... Read more

Kodak retires Kodachrome film

Kodak retires Kodachrome film

By Amy-Mae Elliott

Kodak has announced that it will retire its Kodachrome colour film this year, after producing film under the sub-brand for 74 years, with stocks due to run out in early autumn. A sign of the times for those still using film cameras, and indicative of... Read more

Kodak Easyshare S730 announced

Kodak Easyshare S730 announced

By Amy-Mae Elliott

Kodak has announced the launch of a new digital photo frame that has a rechargable battery, so a little more portable that your plugged-in models. The Kodak Easyshare S730 boasts a battery life of an hour, so long enough, Kodak claims, to pass the frame... Read more

Kodak launches Snow Stories website

Kodak launches Snow Stories website

By Verity Burns

Kodak has announced a new partnership with Rossignol that will help skiers heading off to the Alps and Pyrenees to get the most out of their experience. Snow Stories is a new website that features information and insider guides on Europe's biggest ski... Read more

Kodak to cut 4500 jobs

Kodak to cut 4500 jobs

By Verity Burns

Kodak has announced it will cut up to 4500 jobs this year, in an attempt to cut costs following disappointing quarterly results. A dramatic decline in the demand for the companies products meant its fourth-quarter loss from continuing operations was $137... Read more

Kodak launches C180 compact camera

Kodak launches C180 compact camera

By Verity Burns

Kodak has snuck a new camera onto their website, without even a sniff of an official announcement. The C180 adds to the Kodak's AA-based C-series, and boasts 10.2-megapixels, 2.4-inch screen, a 3x optical zoom and a 5x digital zoom. Although it seems... Read more

Kodak announces the Zx1 ultra-portable camcorder

Kodak announces the Zx1 ultra-portable camcorder

By Verity Burns

Kodak has launched what looks to be a successor to the 720p Zi6, in the form of the Zx1 camcorder. The super-portable Zx1 allows what Kodak describes as 720p "go-anywhere HD recording" at both 60fps and 30fps. It also has a 2-inch LCD screen, and built-in... Read more

Kodak Gallery heads to iPhone

Kodak Gallery heads to iPhone

By Stuart Miles

Kodak is the latest Blue-chip brand to launch an iPhone app as it hopes to enjoy the same success Flickr, the photo sharing site, has been receiving of late.The KODAK Gallery iPhone App according to the camera company will give users easy access to their... Read more

Kodak releases world's first OLED photo frame

Kodak releases world's first OLED photo frame

By Verity Burns

Kodak has released the world's first 7.6-inch OLED photo frame, with the rather steep price tag of $1000. Thinner than a regular LCD screen thanks to it not needing a backlight, we got our hands on it in October at IFA and noted that it made mincemeat... Read more

Kodak rehauls EasyShare software

Kodak rehauls EasyShare software

By Katie Scott

Kodak has released an updated version of its EasyShare image sharing package. The key enhancements are an array of new editing tools including a Facial Retouch tool to remove blemishes and wrinkles. The EasyShare software is now also being bundled with... Read more

Kodak adds Christmas cards to its gallery

Kodak adds Christmas cards to its gallery

By Katie Scott

If you want to send out something special this Christmas to all of your relatives around the world, why not check out the new Xmas card designs that Kodak has added to its online gallery. There are hundreds of new templates, created by designers. Amongst... Read more