Added to this, the optical zoom is supported by lens-shift vibration reduction, and the Nikon L’s macro option can get as close as 1cm from your subject. The first three shots were taken before the clock moved off of the zero setting, but we took our own reactions into consideration around half a second and added that to the total. They tend to have built up pressure on the panel and can spring out if the door is caught. You can help the steadiness of the camera by placing a hand under the lens as a support. You can shoot at 8 fps in continuous shooting mode. The large shutter release sits on the edge of the grip with the zoom rocker wrapped around it.

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Nikon Coolpix L820

The margins are a darker grey than the centre so you can tell when you’re moving coopix sub-sections. The L uses a lens-shift system which moves the lens in real time to counteract any movement while the picture is being taken.

Nikon Coolpix L Black Part: Nearly everything is set through the menu button. It looks quite big but is, in fact, in multiple languages. This is the case with most megazooms, by the way, not only the L Start up time on the Nikon Coolpix L is fast.

Sony’s follow-up to its NEX-6 cpolpix the field with its 11fps burst and comfortable design.


Nikon Coolpix L Review

You can view your pictures with the lens cap on, just press and hold the playback button when the camera is off. There are some positives to being entry-level, though, so if you think you can live with its drawbacks, it’s worth a spot on your list of cameras to consider.

There are two menus to use on the L The top and back — where all the buttons are — is much the same as any compact camera that’s designed for a more adept photographer. You can read more about the L’s picture quality in and download full-resolution samples from the slideshow above. Playback nnikon be operated whether the camera is on or off.

The time from pressing the shutter release to capture nkion prefocusing is just over 0. Continue to next page 01 Picture quality As with most entry-level point-and-shoots, you’ll want to give the L as much light as possible. The buttons on the d-pad can be used to set the flash, self-timer, exposure compensation and macro mode.

This, combined with the increased softness at higher sensitivities, means the indoor and low-light photo quality without a flash just isn’t very good. The Vibration Reduction image stabiliser is lens based which is good news. Also, colors appear slightly washed-out and muddy from noise at ISO and above.

Nikon Coolpix L Red Review Sections Review Prices Specs.

Nikon Coolpix L Digital Photography Review

Introduction Next Page Build quality and handling. I was planning to buy a new camera; I like to travel when I can and I wanted a camera with good zoom and wide angle capabilities. The camera comes supplied with a lens cap, but you have to make sure you remove it before switching the camera on as the causes a lens error warning to pop up on the screen.


Anyone who’s used a point-and-shoot camera should have no trouble cooopix the L There’s also a secondary control for the zoom on the lens barrel, which is a bit nicer to use for shooting video.

The camera has allocated the three tabs to shooting, video and the main set-up. Videos are recorded in full p HD with stereo sound.

Nikon Coolpix L820 Review

It slows though and gets a rough average of 1. But luckily that is reflected in the price and the pitch.

Cookies help us deliver our service. Straight from the large zoom stable of Nikon’s L series cameras, the Coolpix L is the top of the range model.

The actual zoom range is 4mm to mm and this all correlates to the size of the sensor.

Video quality is good enough for Web use and nondiscriminating TV viewing. The battery compartment has a locking switch on it, which is great considering the camera coolpxi AA batteries.