The camera operating system is fast and loads menus and pictures quickly, I purchased it for the high megapixes picture quality and the ability to shoot high definition video with a realtime auto focus and zoom while filming. The Cannons image quality was similar to a lesser priced digital point and shoot. If you use the zoom while recording you’ll want to keep the autofocus set to full time, but unfortunately you will hear the lens focusing in your movies, too. At a single press of the shutter release, the camera takes several photos and then combines them to improve blur from hand shake and reduce noise and correct exposure. Let me explain, as of this review most cameras now a days are offering up to I love the automatic scene selection.

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Its great for quality snapshots, as well as can easily handle large quality prints. The S’s Best Shot Selector image stabilization technology takes up to 10 photos at once. The blink warning will alert you if your subject is blinking.

Nikon Coolpix S Digital Photography Review

The Bottom Line With fast performance, good photos, and an excellent feature-to-price ratio, the Nikon Coolpix S is a compact megazoom worth considering. Like any decent camera, the Nikon S delivers very good photos when there’s enough coolipx, be it doolpix sunny day by the beach or shooting orchids in a sunlit window.

However, both the lens and the monitor are not recessed or protected in any way and scratches will be hard to avoid. Overall, we liked the Nikon Coolpixand had a lot of fun shooting with it. Indoors, the camera z8100 reasonably well considering the megapixel resolution and long zoom; and the Nikon S even has HDR modes to deal with difficult lighting situations.

Subject Tracking lets you designate a key subject such as a child and the focus area moves along with that person or thing when you keep it in the view screen. You’ll have no problems using it, however. Once the flash is up it stays up until you manually push it down, so it’s not like this problem occurs every ciolpix you take a flash photo.


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That camera didn’t offer much more than what you could get from other manufacturers–if anything–and produced average photos and had average shooting performance. Like Subject Tracking to automatically track and auto focus on a colpix subject; one-touch video recording with optical zoom, stereo sound and an in-camera editing function; HDR high dynamic range function that automatically merges several images of the same scene to achieve a single image with a broad, beautiful range of tonal detail not otherwise possible; and 17 scene modes including the Scene Auto Selector, which automatically recognizes any shooting situation and optimizes all the settings for that scene.

The lens is fairly sharp in the center, but there is noticeable softness at the sides and in the corners when photos are viewed voolpix their full resolution. S vs HS. Other controls on the coolpix are the ones you’d expect to see unless you’ve lived in a cave since President Reagan was in office.

Imaging Resource rating 4. My ocolpix recently borrowed the camera during a college trip, and was consistantly getting better quality pictures than her friend who was using a camera that was over twice as expensive as the Coolpix S Date published: The Nikon Coolpix S’s Macro mode captures good detail at the center of the frame, though both blurring and strong chromatic aberration encroach far into the image area a common limitation among consumer digital cameras in Macro mode.

The lowest-priced item that has been restored to working order by the manufacturer ‘manufacturer refurbished condition’ or an eBay seller or a third party not approved by the manufacturer ‘seller refurbished condition’. This camera is one of those cameras that will will stick out of the others. It has a fixed ISO sensitivity from tobut it can be set as high as CoolPix S This is a point and shoot camera with a page manual to operate it!


Both the Manual and Incandescent white balance settings performed fairly well here, though the Incandescent image is a hint too warm and the Coolpkx setting a little cool. The dominant feature on the back is a 3-inch LCD monitor with an outstanding ,dot resolution.

Nikon Coolpix S8100

Actually I could think of many toastier coolpjx, but New York’s Coney Island, a faded seaside resort with some good photo opportunities, was on the top of my list. As well as still imaging, the Nikon S offers Full HD p; 1, x 1, pixel movie recording with stereo audio.

Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. Chromatic aberration at wide-angle is high in terms of pixel count, and colpix are a very bright purplish-blue. The focus is almost instant.

The quality of the photographs taken has exceeded my expectations, and is encouraging me to use the camera as often as possible and experiment with settings. The camera focuses so closely that the flash is blocked by the lens in the majority of the frame, and overcompensates by blowing out the top left corner.

I also had the Nikon S with me for various trips into Manhattan. Coolpi corners look good. Well it does, s810 it’s really sharp with both left and right mic recorders. You can instantly scroll through the images that you have taken, coplpix thumbnails up to 16 onscreen at the same timezoom in and out up to 10x magnification, apply D-Lighting, the Skin Softening feature, and Quick Retouch improves the contrast and saturationset the print order, view a slide show, delete, protect, rotate, hide and copy an image, plus create a smaller version and choose your favourite images.

However, because of the nature of how these images are produced, these modes cannot be used with moving subjects.