Nikon introduces the pocket-friendly COOLPIX S9100 compact camera with 18x super-zoom and it’s lens offers 35mm-equivalent focal lengths ranging from a generous 25mm wide angle to a very powerful 450mm telephoto…….
Nikon has enhanced its COOLPIX range with the launch of the S9100 which is an ultra high-zoom camera that makes it possible to take wide-angle and super telephoto shots from a compact, pocket-friendly body. The COOLPIX S9100 introduces zoom capabilities that are almost inconceivable in such a slim, lightweight model with its impressive 18x NIKKOR wide-angle lens offering a range from 25mm to 450mm1.To ensure sharp shooting in any situation, a highly sensitive back illuminated CMOS image sensor means that even in low light or extremely bright conditions.The camera will easily capture the scene so both night and day shots are recreated exactly as you experienced them. Completing the package Full (1080p) HD movie-recording with stereo sound offers more versatility than ever before.
The world is brimming with creative shooting opportunities and the COOLPIX S9100 has the advanced features to match. Choose one of 19 Scene Modes to assure optimized camera settings for specific scenes.The camera automatically selects the most appropriate mode from among seven choices for you. Plus, Nikon’s amazing Easy Panorama mode allows you to pan the camera in any direction as it automatically detects, combines and assembles your shots into one seamless panoramic image. With Night Landscape mode, the COOLPIX S9100 captures high quality images at night. It shoots a series of consecutive shots and composes them into a single, brilliant image. Night Portrait mode takes outdoor portraits against bright backgrounds and combines multiple shots to capture the essence of night scenes.COOLPIX S9100‘s Backlighting HDR Mode automatically provides optimum exposures when you’re shooting backlit subjects.
Packing a powerful 18x NIKKOR wide-angle zoom lens, the S9100 offers outstanding precision and sharp resolution even when capturing sweeping landscapes and large group photographs. With a maximum equivalent focal length of 450mm even distant objects can be framed easily making the S9100 the ultimate companion for travelling. A new Easy Panorama feature extends your view even further by offering 360° and 180° photos.The camera’s CMOS sensor takes a rapid burst of frames which are merged to instantly create a beautiful panorama.Disappointing nighttime images are a thing of the past with the COOLPIX S9100. A back illuminated 12.1 megapixel CMOS image sensor increases the amount of light that each pixel receives, improving sensitivity and eliminating blurring to deliver superb performance in any light.
The COOLPIX S9100 can capture hundreds of memorable still images for you to easily print and save, its moviemaking features bring a safari, ski trip, cruise, or balloon ride to life. The One-Touch movie recording button shoots 1090p HD Movies complete with stereo sound. Plus, optical zoom and auto focus functions will bring you close to the action. You can even shoot still images while recording movies, or experiment with special effects like fast or slow motion. When the time comes to share your movies, simply use the in-camera playback feature or the convenient HDMI-CEC output for quick hookup to an HDTV or computer.
Night Portrait mode is easily selected via the mode dial, the camera reproduces night scenes and indoor portraits exactly as the user sees them. It works by taking consecutive shots with and without flash which expose the portrait subject and background separately.The consecutive images are then immediately combined to produce beautiful night portraits that capture your subject and background authentically and without compromise.his versatile camera also lets you highlight bright areas of a photo with the High Key effect, or highlight dark areas with the Low Key mode. A Selective Color feature boosts the vibrancy of specific aspects of a photo or movie, while Soft Effect subdues harsh elements for a gentler, silkier look. The COOLPIX S9100 even has a Creative Slider to adjust the brightness, intensity and hue of an image.
Anti-blur technology within the camera counters blurred images in seven key ways:
- Hybrid VR (Sensor-shift and Electronic Vibration Reduction) reduces the effect of camera shake and can be set simultaneously for additional protection.
- High ISO (up to 3200) light sensitivity reduces the risk of blurred images with fast-moving subjects or in low-light.
- Motion detection compensates for camera and subject movement.
- Best Shot Selector (BSS) automatically selects the sharpest of up to 10 sequential shots.
- Night Portrait Mode combines images with varying exposure to counter blur.
- Night Landscape mode lets you shoot sharp images at low ISO.
- HDR backlight mode offers impressive tonal detail in any situation.
Nikon Coolpix S9100 have a built-in HDMI mini connector with HDMI-CEC support, so you can connect your camera to a high definition (HD) television and view your movies in full HD with family and friends.The large 7.5 cm (3 in.) high resolution 921k-dot LCD monitor offers vivid colour reproduction and sharp contrast. Boasting Nikon’s Clear Color Display technology, it reduces power consumption and minimises reflections, even in bright sunlight.COOLPIX S9100 makes it simple to get creative with your images and movies, with options to apply a range of effects both before and after taking them. Before shooting a picture or movie, the Special Effects mode lets you easily apply creative effects, such as High-Contrast Monochrome, Soft Focus, Nostalgic Sepia and Selective Color. The choice of effect can be reviewed on the LCD screen before you take your picture or movie clip.
The Retouch Menu lets you enhance the photos you have taken without the need for a computer with its range of filter effects, such as Cross Screen which adds a starry effect to bright objects. The unique Creative Slider makes it quick and easy to instantly adjust the brightness, saturation and colour tone of the image.Nikon’s Smart Portrait System incorporating a series of automatic functions including In-Camera Red-Eye Fix, Blink Warning, Smile Timer and Skin Softening to flatter even the most camera-shy subject.ViewNX 2 is an all-in-one software package that enables users to quickly and easily import, browse, edit and share still images and movies. ViewNX 2 is a user-friendly suite that offers a huge range of features, going well beyond those supplied as part of a PC’s operating system.
When traveling on an exotic adventure, you can’t afford missed photo opportunities. You’ll find Nikon’s Motion Detection feature to be important because it identifies moving objects and automatically adjusts shutter speed and ISO to assure crisp, blur free images. When conditions conspire against you, Nikon’s Best Shot Selector automatically takes up to 10 shots and saves the sharpest image. ISO speeds up to 3200 will help you capture great shots in low-light.Newly-incorporated advanced movie-editing functions have been taken directly from Nikon’s award-winning DSLR range, enabling users to create stunning movie footage. ViewNX 2 is included with all Nikon digital cameras and is also available as a free download.
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