Nikon Coolpix P500

Announced Feb 9, 2011 •
12 megapixels | 3 screen | 23 – 810 mm (36×)

Nikon’s P500 is a great disappointment as a bridge camera, or any larger than pocket camera for that matter. The digital stabilization operates poorly compared to the (by comparison) Canon's Powershot SX30 IS optical stabilization. That camera was released back in 2010! When the lens is zoomed out in video mode , the Nikon’s digitally stabilized image shakes all over the place… and I have a very steady hand. Lastly, Nikon, a company synonymous with fine optics, certainly could go to ...

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