Test Results As with all Imaging Resource camera tests, we encourage you to let your own eyes be the judge of how well the devices performed: We were puzzled by the “AF” option on the camera, as we hadn’t previously seen an autofocus camera with an option to turn the AF function off. We focus on the phrase truly useful: In the case of the C20, if you just press the shutter button arbitrarily, it will take as much as a second a rough estimate for the lens to focus and the shutter to fire. I sell used plaster ceramic molds.

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While you’re viewing images, pressing the “Menu” button brings up the d20 system with the default selection set to “Erase? These features include the self-timer delay seconds, with a default of 10auto shut-off time minutes, with a default of 5communications parameters, a “maximum size for auto detection for memory cards” 32 or 64 Megabytesand even the LCD language.

The cosmetic differences and the GUI of the camera are too far apart from each other. The company later broadened its line with a number of series of cameras, all using the Photosmart name. Guaranteed Delivery see all. The camera has two basic modes: To handle images shot in “portrait” orientation, the software allows you to rotate both the screen preview and the crop box orientation.

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Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable dugital. The net of this is that the C20 is exceptionally well-suited to low-light shooting!

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As we’ll discuss later, you can also pre-assign standard image output sizes to the different image quality settings, helping to further automate the printing process.

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HP PhotoSmart C20 (1998)

In autofocus mode, this delay stretches to upwards of two seconds. Finally, a tiny number in the lower right-hand corner of the image tells you which image is being displayed. The fact that such pictures could be obtained with little attention to manual exposure adjustments or white balance correction speaks well of the C20’s suitability as a general-use digital camera for consumers. Put in batteries and powers up fine.

Digital Cameras – HP PhotoSmart C20 Digital Camera Review, Information, and Specifications

Smoke and Pet Free home. The camera front is much lighter-weight, and definitely feels like plastic when you tap on it, but the overall heft of the device for the most part dispelled that perception. The real catch comes when it’s time to actually do something with the pictures you’ve taken: Once the exposure and focus is set in this fashion, they will stay “locked” at the selected settings as long as you hold down the shutter button. Pressing the shutter button halfway actuates the autofocus and autoexposure systems, without actually triggering the shutter.

Our one quibble with this feature though, is that it’s buried on the back-panel menu system, rather than being readily available via the external pushbutton controls. Skip to main content. Eventhough it is a old camera, it works perfect and takes decend photos. HP announced on November 7th, that it will seek an alternative business model for its HP-branded cameras and was working to identify an original equipment manufacturer OEM partner that would be licensed to design, source and distribute digital cameras under the HP brand.


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The C20 did moderately well in macro mode, hampered somewhat by the combination of its moderately wide-angle 39mm equivalent lens, and relatively meager close-focusing distance of 8 inches 20 cm.

Nonetheless, the fact that the camera can run on standard AA batteries means that you’ll never need be stranded without batteries, since AA alkalines are available literally everywhere. The first screen you see is a selection menu asking what function you want to execute, with the default being “Review Pictures. This combination of controls makes it easy to request multiple copies of different images, with different sizes chosen for each image.

The two highest image quality modes correspond to different levels of image compression applied to the larger file size, while “normal” quality employs the smaller image size. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Test Results As with all Imaging Resource camera tests, we encourage you to let your own eyes be the judge heweltt how well the devices performed: