04-08-2009

New technology revolutionises Nikon’s COOLPIX Collection

Nikon UK is pleased to announce four new cameras adding to the COOLPIX compact digital camera range, including the world’s first camera with an integrated projector. The innovative series also includes a compact camera which is as fast as a D-SLR* and an elegantly stylish, yet simple to use colourful compact.

 

*Auto-focus speed is comparable to Nikon D40

 

COOLPIX S1000pj

If you’ve ever wanted to share your photos or videos at a party instantly or relive a day’s memories while on your travels, then now you can with one-touch projection on the COOLPIX S1000pj. The built-in projector easily projects an image size from approximately 5 inches up to 40 inches*. A supplied remote control means that you can wirelessly operate both the projector and usual camera functions, and a simple projection stand is supplied for optimal viewing wherever you are. With a 2.7 inch LCD screen, wide-angle 5x NIKKOR zoom lens, and offering 12.1 megapixels, the COOLPIX S1000pj represents a brand new take on sharing photographs.

Key Features:

• 12.1 Megapixels

• Built in projector

• 5x zoom with 28mm wide-angle capability

• Optical lens shift and Electronic VR

• 2.7-in. high-resolution LCD monitor with anti-reflection coated cover

• 16 handy scene modes for optimised shooting in various settings

• ISO 6400** capability

• D-Lighting

 

This camera will be available in black and silver.

*Projection area size dependent upon light conditions of the room

** ISO 3200 and 6400 are available only for images of 3M (2048 x 1536) or smaller.

 

COOLPIX S570

Elegantly stylish and simple, the new COOLIX S570 allows even those with no photography experience to capture special moments. Perfect for parties, nights out, holidays and more, this camera is so easy to use. All you have to do is push the shutter button and the COOLPIX S570 automatically selects an appropriate mode to use based on distance, brightness and the positions of faces within your shot. With a 2.7 inch LCD screen, wide angle 5x zoom NIKKOR lens and ISO 3200 at full image mode, this camera has great features at a remarkable price. The 12 megapixel COOLPIX S570 has a slim and elegant design, creating a practical yet fashionable compact camera. The COOLPIX S570 also boasts a Smart Portrait System to capture ‘red carpet smiles’ every time with its ‘blink proof’ technology – the camera automatically takes two sequential shots when the subject smiles, saving only the one in which the subject’s eyes are wide open. An additional feature to get that A-list look is the airbrush technique, enabling you to ‘airbrush’ someone’s face using the Skin Softening function to reduce the appearance of blemishes.

 

Key Features

• 12 Megapixels

• 5x zoom with 28mm wide-angle capability

• 2.7-in. high-resolution LCD monitor

• Electronic VR

• Ultra-slim, portable design

• Smart Portriat Systyem with blink proof technology

• Quick retouch

 

This camera will be available in black, silver and red.

 

COOLPIX S640

As the fastest camera in the COOLPIX range, the COOLPIX S640 is ultra quick and easy to use, ensuring you never miss the moment you wanted to capture. With the fastest start up time* in the compact camera industry, the COOLPIX S640 also offers Autofocus as fast as a D-SLR** helping users to capture sharp, clean images at speed. Whilst other compact cameras take longer to focus, the COOLPIX S640 ensures images are taken almost instantaneously, so you capture what you see. In addition, you are able to produce crisp images even in low light conditions, without having to use a flash thanks to its ISO range which can be set as high as 6400. With 12 megapixels, a wide angle 5x zoom NIKKOR lens and a 2.7 inch LCD, this camera is responsive and reliable as well as featuring unmatched speed in the compact camera market.

 

Key Features

• 12.2 Megapixels

• 5x zoom with 28mm wide-angle capability

• Optical lens shift VR

• 2.7-in. high-resolution Clear Colour Display

• Worlds fastest start up time* and ultra fast autofocus

• ISO 6400 full size (4000 x 3000) capability

• D-Lighting

• Scene Auto Selector

• Smart Portrait System with Skin Softening

• Subject tracking with auto lock-on

 

This camera will be available in black and silver.

* Among compact cameras equipped with 28mm zoom lens and optical vibration reduction as of July 10, 2009 (according to research conducted by Nikon Corporation)

**Focus speed is comparable to Nikon D40

 

COOLPIX S70

With an innovative multi touch screen, the good looking COOLPIX S70 was designed with ease of use in mind. With the ability to pinch, pull and scroll through images in numerous ways on the high quality 3.5 inch Organic EL screen, this camera represents a first in the Nikon range for this upcoming technology. In addition, the camera also features Touch Shutter - allowing you to focus and take a picture simply by touching the relevant area on the screen. Alongside the chic retro leather-effect exterior design, the high quality OLED screen reflects the superior performance of the camera. With 12.1 megapixels, wide angle 5x zoom NIKKOR lens and a clear and vivid display regardless of environmental conditions, simplicity of use is guaranteed.

 

Another high performance feature is the ability to record high quality HD movie clips to capture special moments on film. In addition, the ability to ‘leaf’ through pictures quickly and easily makes the COOLPIX S70 the camera of choice for those looking for the latest in photographic gadgetry.

 

Key Features:

• 12.1 Megapixels

• 5x zoom with 28mm wide-angle capability

• Optical lens shift and Electronic VR

• 3.5-in. wide touch screen Cleat Colour OLED display

• 16 handy scene modes for optimised shooting in various settings

• ISO 6400* capability

• D-Lighting

• Quick retouch

• Smart Portrait System with Skin Softening

• Easy Auto Mode with Scene Auto Selector

 

This camera will be available in black on Black

Price & Availability in the UK & Republic of Ireland to be confirmed

* ISO 3200 and 6400 are available only for images of 3M (2048 x 1536) or smaller.