PIX 2015

Nikon Coolpix S1000pj

Announced Aug 4, 2009 •
12 megapixels | 2.7 screen | 28 – 140 mm (5×)

I have some 20 cameras. But when I projected 1 picture in a restaurant some 30 people came over to see. One Chinese guy crossed the whole restaurant -- some 100 feet -- to ask what brand that was and was very excited. People were looking, asking. It was weird. It was like instant unwanted attention. I felt like a movie star, bothered by strangers. The camera itself is average in many respects, but the projection (in a dark restaurant) is excellent and attention drawing. If you crave ...

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Photographs from this new camera are spectacular. The vibrant colors, clarity, and depth of focus are amazing. Skintones are lovely and natural. Camera is comfortable to hold and easy to use, with a quickly-mastered scheme for selecting functions. View screen is large and bright. I have owned several digital cameras since 1995 (Casio, Olympus, and Canon) liking each in its turn. I love my new Nikon. Problems: Zoom is very fast, sometimes requiring back and forth action to finetune. I ...

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