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Nikon 1 S1 pictures and hands-on

Nikon 1 S1 pictures and hands-on

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Nikon's 1-series has seen a host of releases in the past few months, which has also introduced the latest entry-level model, the Nikon 1 S1. Pocket-lint sampled the latest 1-series goods at the Nikon stand at this year's Consumer Electronics Show to... >>

Nikon 1 J3 pictures and hands-on

Nikon 1 J3 pictures and hands-on

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The rumours were true - Nikon has announced the J3 mere months after the lid was lifted on the J2 model. So why such a quick turnarond?The J3 is smaller, lighter and, well, just all-round better than the J2. It's also got an updated menu system that's... >>

Nikon Coolpix S6500 and Coolpix S2700 announced

Nikon Coolpix S6500 and Coolpix S2700 announced

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Nikon has added two new Coolpix compact cameras to its portfolio: the Coolpix S6500 and Coolpix S2700. The Coolpix S6500 comes with Wi-Fi built in, so you can share your images quickly and easily, with compatibility with Android and iPhone - once you've... >>

Nikon expands Nikon 1 line with J3 and S1 models, new lenses

Nikon expands Nikon 1 line with J3 and S1 models, new lenses

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Nikon has announced two additional models to its family of Nikon 1 compact system cameras: the Nikon 1 J3 and the Nikon 1 S1, the first model in a new S-series.The Nikon 1 S1 pushes the company's compact system camera platform in a slightly different... >>

Winners and losers of 2012

Winners and losers of 2012

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This has been quite a year in technology. This time last year our pockets were filled with the likes of the Galaxy Nexus and the iPhone 4S. Now it’s all about quad-cores and Instagram on Android. Crazy eh?For consumer and company alike 2012 was mostly... >>

Nikon 1 series refresh incoming: J3 and new S1 models anticipated

Nikon 1 series refresh incoming: J3 and new S1 models anticipated

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If rumours are anything to go by, then the Consumer Electronics Show will be the stage to reveal Nikon's latest 1-series cameras: the Nikon 1 J3 and alleged Nikon 1 S1. In what would be among the shortest of product cycles we've yet seen for a compact... >>

FocusMaker takes the effort out of a perfect DSLR focus pull

FocusMaker takes the effort out of a perfect DSLR focus pull

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With more and more people using DSLRs to film rather than just snap photos, an increasing number are realising that the art of keeping shots in focus when moving around is really hard.It's a problem the movie industry has suffered for years, with the... >>

The Pocket-lint Xmas Spectacular - Day 1: Win a Nikon Coolpix P7700

The Pocket-lint Xmas Spectacular - Day 1: Win a Nikon Coolpix P7700

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Pocket-lint has teamed up with Nikon to bring you the chance of winning a Nikon Coolpix P7700 on the first day of the Pocket-lint Xmas Spectacular!The bright 7.1x Nikkor zoom lens with fast f/2.0-4.0 aperture enables vivid images in low light and beautiful... >>

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2012 in pictures

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2012 in pictures

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The 9th annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards saw the best and brightest from the world of technology get together for a rip-roaring bash last night in central London. A good time was had by all, winners and losers included. As is always the case, the Pocket-lint... >>

Nikon D5200 pictures and hands-on

Nikon D5200 pictures and hands-on

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Nikon has not only gone DSLR crazy this year, but also megapixel mad. And we mean that in a good way. The latest Nikon D5200 model - which Pocket-lint was on hand to try out at a pre-launch event - features a brand new 24-megapixel APS-C sensor at its... >>

Nikon rumoured to announce D5200 in next day or two, specs leaked

Nikon rumoured to announce D5200 in next day or two, specs leaked

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Nikon is preparing to release details of its long-awaited D5200 DSLR camera in the next couple of days, or so rumours suggest. There are even murmurings that the announcement could come as soon as midnight tonight in the US (between 5am and 8am UK time).In... >>

Nikon 1 V2 pictures and hands-on

Nikon 1 V2 pictures and hands-on

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Take one look at the Nikon 1 V2 and it's clear that it's far more than a simple refresh of the original V1 model.The original, which we thought had an "uninspiring design", also lacked the external controls that more demanding photographers might expect... >>

Nikon Coolpix S800c
3.0 stars

Nikon Coolpix S800c

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As mobile phones begin to penetrate what once was “camera-only” ground, the proliferation of such smartphones is said to be the demise of compact camera sales. The solution? Camera inoculation. At least that’s where the Nikon Coolpix S800c has gone... >>

Nikon D600
4.5 stars

Nikon D600

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Full-frame, as it’s often described, is the pinnacle of DSLR photography as it offers a large- frame sensor the same size as that used by traditional 35mm film. The Nikon D600, the little brother of the D800, offers this FX format which, as Nikon likes... >>

Nikon D4 vs D800 vs D600 full-frame low-light showdown

Nikon D4 vs D800 vs D600 full-frame low-light showdown

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All this talk of resolution and low-light capabilities got the 'Lint team scratching their heads. Which full-frame Nikon DSLR would win in a face-to-face low-light test? So, just for fun, we thought we'd pit the Nikon D4 against the Nikon D800 and, just... >>

Nikon Coolpix P7700
4.0 stars

Nikon Coolpix P7700

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With the abundance of high-end compact cameras flooding the market of late, making a decision on which to buy is all the harder. Nikon’s Coolpix P7700, which updates the good but ultimately outclassed Coolpix P7100, is an overhaul of the company’s... >>

Nikon Coolpix P7700: The first sample images

Nikon Coolpix P7700: The first sample images

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We've lived with the Nikon Coolpix P7700 for a long weekend now, and we've been steadfastly snapping through stacks of images to see how it performs. There's a lot to like upon initial impressions - the 28-200mm f/2.0-4.0 lens paired with a 12-megapixel... >>

Apple tops list of UK's coolest brands, Nikon enters top 20 for first time

Apple tops list of UK's coolest brands, Nikon enters top 20 for first time

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Apple has come first in the annual CoolBrands survey to find out which companies and brands are the UK's coolest. And technology and social media brands in general have taken over 45 per cent of the top 20, in comparison to last year's 25 per cent.The... >>

Nikon D600: Full frame DLSR for under £2,000

Nikon D600: Full frame DLSR for under £2,000

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Nikon has today announced its smallest and lightest full-frame DSLR camera to date, the Nikon D600.The new Nikon D600 will bridge the gap between the top of Nikon's line of consumer DSLR cameras and the professional DSLR cameras, bringing the FX format... >>

Nikon 1 J2
3.5 stars

Nikon 1 J2

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The Nikon 1 J2 refreshes the original J1 - a compact system camera that had a tepid reception from photo enthusiasts, but succeeded among more casual snappers on the back of a strong advertising campaign - with an updated mode dial, new creative modes... >>

How to shoot a gigapixel image

How to shoot a gigapixel image

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Photography is the traditional cornerstone when it comes to capturing a magical, often iconic moment; a snapshot of time that’s a considered frame selected from a larger event. Or so it once was.In the digital age, photographers are thinking about... >>

Nikon Coolpix L610 and Coolpix S6400 pictures and hands-on

Nikon Coolpix L610 and Coolpix S6400 pictures and hands-on

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Finishing up Nikon's Coolpix range refresh are the 14x optical zoom L610 and 12x optical zoom S6400.The larger of the two, the L610 - shown here in black - has an extensive lens that can zoom from its 25mm wide-angle through to a 350mm equivalent. That's... >>

Nikon 1 WP-N1 underwater housing pictures and hands-on

Nikon 1 WP-N1 underwater housing pictures and hands-on

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Nikon 1 J1 and J2 owners can now explore the wonders of the deep, thanks to the WP-N1 underwater housing.This exterior surround attaches to the J1 or J2 - but not the V1 - and can withstand descending to depths as far down as 40m below the surface.The... >>

Nikon 1 J2 pictures and hands-on

Nikon 1 J2 pictures and hands-on

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Nikon's update to its 1-series J1 compact system camera has finally surfaced, and it's available in not only black, white, silver and red, but also fetching orange or pink shades for those more adventurous buyers.The Nikon 1 J2 isn't wholly different... >>

Nikon Coolpix P7700 pictures and hands-on

Nikon Coolpix P7700 pictures and hands-on

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Nikon's "big gun" of the Coolpix range has always been the P-series, now seen in its latest P7700 form.The camera has undergone a bit of a redesign compared to its bulky, boxy former P7100 self. It's still not small by any means, but this sizeable wedge... >>

Nikon Coolpix S01 ultra compact camera pictures and hands-on

Nikon Coolpix S01 ultra compact camera pictures and hands-on

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There's small and then there's small. Nikon has put the compact in compact with its Coolpix S01 model, a truly dinky, palm-of-the-hand-sized compact camera.Although miniature, this £149 compact isn't as tricky to use as we first assumed it might be.... >>

Nikon Coolpix S800C Android-based camera pictures and hands-on

Nikon Coolpix S800C Android-based camera pictures and hands-on

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It was only a matter of time before an OS such as Android made its way into a camera. Polaroid had headed up the idea with the SC1630 model, but now it's Nikon that's in line with the Coolpix S800C.This Coolpix not only offers the usual fun of a 10x optical... >>

Nikon D600 FX-format DSLR specs leak

Nikon D600 FX-format DSLR specs leak

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A cheaper alternative to Nikon’s all seeing, all doing Nikon D800 looks set to be revealed imminently, after specs purporting to belong to the FX-format Nikon D600 were leaked on the internet.There’s no official word from Nikon or photos (the pic... >>

Nikon Coolpix S6400: The compact for chic fashionistas

Nikon Coolpix S6400: The compact for chic fashionistas

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The Nikon Coolpix S6400 becomes the latest high-zoom snapper to be added to the manufacturer’s compact camera range, with a wide-angle 12x optical zoom.Measuring 19.8mm, the Nikon Coolpix S6400 has a 16-megapixel-backlit CMOS sensor that - coupled with... >>

Compact and capable, the Nikon Coolpix P7700 is a camera for amateurs and pros alike

Compact and capable, the Nikon Coolpix P7700 is a camera for amateurs and pros alike

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The daddy of the compact cameras Nikon has announced today is the Coolpix P7700 (which we brought you leaked pictures of a few days back). It's a mighty model in features but small enough to carry in a pocket.Headline features include a fast, fixed f/2.0-4.0... >>

Nikon Coolpix S01: The mini compact camera smaller than your phone

Nikon Coolpix S01: The mini compact camera smaller than your phone

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Nikon has announced a new mini compact camera, the Nikon Coolpix S01, for those who want to take great shots, but not have something bulky in their bag.Measuring 51.2 x 77 x 17.2mm and weighing 96 grams, the camera - smaller and lighter in virtually every... >>

Nikon Coolpix S800c: The Android and Wi-Fi compact camera

Nikon Coolpix S800c: The Android and Wi-Fi compact camera

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Nikon has announced the launch of the Nikon Coolpix S800c, a new compact camera powered by the Google Android operating system. With it, users can get apps for their camera in the same way they normally do their phone.The new camera will also come with... >>

Nikon Coolpix P7700 press shots leaked

Nikon Coolpix P7700 press shots leaked

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Nikon’s next-gen Coolpix advanced compact camera, the P7700, has been revealed in what look like the official press images.Although we’re still none the wiser with regards to any official specs for the follow-up to the Nikon Coolpix P7100, rumour... >>

Pocket-lint Podcast #97 - Virgin Media V Festival 2012

Pocket-lint Podcast #97 - Virgin Media V Festival 2012

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A bit of a departure for the podcast this week as the team report from the swanky and exclusive Virgin Media Louder Lounge in Hylands Park, Chelmsford, on the eve of the V Festival.They discuss their favourite festival gadgets, which festival technology... >>

Next Nikon Coolpix compact camera rumoured to run Android

Next Nikon Coolpix compact camera rumoured to run Android

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Nikon’s next Coolpix compact camera could well run Google’s Android operating system and might even be with us as early as 22 August.The Nikon Coolpix S800 (some are speculating that it will actually be the S800c) is rumoured to have access to all... >>

Nikon 1 J2 compact system camera refreshes range

Nikon 1 J2 compact system camera refreshes range

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Nikon has added to its Nikon 1 compact system camera range with a refresh of its best-selling model. The Nikon 1 J2 retains many of the top-level features of its predecessor (the J1) but adds a new Creative Mode for those who like to fiddle with in-camera.The... >>

Nikon Coolpix L610 compact camera with 14x zoom turns beginners into pros

Nikon Coolpix L610 compact camera with 14x zoom turns beginners into pros

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Nikon has added to its Coolpix range with the L610, which has enough features to keep the keenest of camera fans enthused, with a few helping hands for photography novices. The compact camera comes with a 16-megapixel backlit CMOS image sensor, which... >>

Nikon Coolpix S9300
3.0 stars

Nikon Coolpix S9300

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Nikon’s travel zoom range was late to the fold compared to the competition and it has been a slower upturn for the company’s S9000-series. Yet the latest Coolpix S9300 has a specification that more closely resembles much of the competition.But with... >>

Nikon Coolpix P310
4.0 stars

Nikon Coolpix P310

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The Nikon Coolpix P310 is the company’s latest take on its high-end compact camera. Like the P300 that came before it, the P310’s biggest sell is its 24-100mm f/1.8-4.9 lens.But unlike the burgeoning competition the P310 doesn’t have a larger-than-average... >>

Nikon Coolpix AW100
3.5 stars

Nikon Coolpix AW100

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With compact cameras slimming down, folding optics becoming more sophisticated and prices dropping, more and more waterproof models are appearing. Nikon's first waterproof Coolpix is the AW100.But facing tough competition from stalwarts Olympus and Panasonic,... >>

Nikon Sportstar EX binoculars pictures and hands-on

Nikon Sportstar EX binoculars pictures and hands-on

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Nikon UK, as an official licensee of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games, has released a London 2012 edition of it Nikon Sportster EX binoculars.With the London 2012 logo emblazoned on the body in pink, the binoculars are compact and portable,... >>

Nikon D3200
4.0 stars

Nikon D3200

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The Nikon D3200 set tongues wagging when announced last month. Its headline-grabbing 24-megapixel sensor promised to be unlike anything the entry-level DSLR market had seen before.But in a world where the megapixel isn’t always king, can the D3200 deliver... >>

Nikon D3200: The first sample images

Nikon D3200: The first sample images

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The Nikon D3200, with its huge 24-megapixel resolution CMOS sensor, was announced to the world in the middle of April. It's turned a lot of heads and raised just as many questions: what is the image quality like; and is it a true entry-level DSLR?Pocket-lint... >>

Nikon D4
5.0 stars

Nikon D4

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Every so often a top-of -the-range DSLR rears its head with the promise of the ultimate in design, performance and image quality. The Nikon D4 – the DSLR that sits atop the company’s DSLR hierarchy – is one such camera.Some four years back the Nikon... >>

Nikon Coolpix P510
4.0 stars

Nikon Coolpix P510

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Nikon’s been a little late to the party with its line of superzoom cameras over the last couple of years. But its latest, the Coolpix P510, crams in a huge 24-1000mm (equivalent) lens - making it the longest zoom compact on the market. That’ll be... >>

Nikon Coolpix S6300
3.5 stars

Nikon Coolpix S6300

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Opt for a truly pocket-friendly point-and-shoot camera and you’re often settling for a compromise: small size for zoom ability. But Nikon has successfully avoided this with the Coolpix S6300, which will slip into your jeans - even those of the pornographically... >>

WU-1a: Nikon DSLR remote control via Android, iPhone coming

WU-1a: Nikon DSLR remote control via Android, iPhone coming

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The launch of the new Nikon D3200 brings with it the chance to control your new DSLR camera using your Android smartphone.To do so you'll have to opt for the WU-1a Wireless Mobile Adapter, a £59.99 accessory that will connect to the port on the side... >>