Kodak has followed up its dual lens V570 digital camera with the Kodak EasyShare V610 model.

The new model, announced today claims to be the world’s smallest 10X (38 – 380 mm equiv.) optical zoom camera at less than an inch thick (just 4.4 x 2.2 x 0.9 inches).

The 6-megapixel EASYSHARE V610 camera, with anti-blur technology also Bluetooth connectivity making it easier to instantly share pictures with people nearby. The camera also features a 2.8-inch, high-resolution (230,000 pixels) LCD screen.

The KODAK EASYSHARE V610 zoom digital camera will be available in the UK in May 2006 priced at £349.99

Other notable features include a favourites mode, which places approximately 100 favourite pictures into an on-camera album for instant retrieval and sharing anytime, anywhere and In-camera panorama stitching, which automatically combines three pictures into a panorama photograph without the need for a computer.

In addition, the V610 also comes with the ability to do On-camera cropping, picture blur alert, auto picture rotation, and red-eye reduction, Twenty-two scene modes, three colour modes, and a custom mode to help capture the best possible shot with the least possible effort, and 28 megabytes (MB) of internal memory available for storage, plus a SD card slot for additional storage capacity.