Nikon Coolpix S52c

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dwight3
dwight3 Senior Member • Posts: 2,396
Nikon Coolpix S52c

Picked one of these up on sale a few years ago. I needed something that would live in the farm truck so I'd have something for documentation when I needed it. It has taken a beating in there along with various tools but it still works. The photos are not the sharpest or best exposed, but they're adequate for the purpose I got it for. The camera is tough enough to withstand being piled under heavy stuff and exposed to a lot of dirt and dust.

The only problem I've had is that the battery goes dead after a few months. Not really unexpected. I have to be more reasonable about charging it occasionally. I wouldn't want to use this for my primary camera, but for an emergency tool it works fine.

 dwight3's gear list:dwight3's gear list
Nikon D200 Nikon D4 Nikon D800E Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR Nikon AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G ED +8 more
Nikon Coolpix S52c
9 megapixels • 3 screen • 38 – 114 mm (3×)
Announced: Apr 10, 2008
dwight3's score
4.0
Average community score
4.1
bad for good for
Kids / pets
unrated
Action / sports
unrated
Landscapes / scenery
acceptable
Portraits
unrated
Low light (without flash)
mediocre
Flash photography (social)
unrated
Studio / still life
unrated
= community average
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