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Nikon Coolpix L Series brings superzoom to compact cameras, L830 UK exclusive

Nikon Coolpix L Series brings superzoom to compact cameras, L830 UK exclusive

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Nikon has announced a range of new Coolpix L Series cameras including the L830 which will be a UK exclusive. They each offer great zoom options for compact cameras. The 16-megapixel Nikon Coolpix L830 offers an impressive 34x optical zoom which extends... >>

Nikon Df review
4.0 stars

Nikon Df review

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Looking back to move forward - that’s what the Nikon Df is all about. This retro style DSLR marries the classic Nikon SLR style of years gone by with much of the Japanese company’s modern tech. It’s the only Nikon DSLR capable of supporting current... >>

Only Canon, Nikon, and Sony can fend off smartphone camera takeover, says report

Only Canon, Nikon, and Sony can fend off smartphone camera takeover, says report

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The smartphone takeover is so crippling for camera manufacturers that only Nikon, Canon and Sony will survive, or at least that's what the latest report from Reuters seems to preach. Much like the smartphone industry, which iOS and Android dominate,... >>

Nikon camera users complain that firmware patch has rendered third-party batteries useless

Nikon camera users complain that firmware patch has rendered third-party batteries useless

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Reports are coming from some Nikon camera owners that after installing a firmware update designed to improve the features for a specific battery pack - the EN-EL14a - their cameras no longer accepted third-party versions of the battery. The firmware update... >>

Nikon Df official: The retro-style DSLR like a D4 from the past, complete with non-AI lens compatibility

Nikon Df official: The retro-style DSLR like a D4 from the past, complete with non-AI lens compatibility

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It's official - Nikon's "Pure Photography" camera, the Nikon Df, has been unveiled. But it's not what we had initially expected - this is a full-frame DSLR camera through and through, not the rumoured full-frame mirrorless camera that had been doing the... >>

Hands-on: Nikon Df review

Hands-on: Nikon Df review

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We knew Nikon had something up its sleeve. Throughout October there had been glimpses in teaser videos showing a Nikon product described as being all about "Pure Photography". The result is the Nikon Df, a full-frame, retro-styled DSLR camera. That’s... >>

Nikon teaser video adds further weight to full-frame FM2-style CSC rumours

Nikon teaser video adds further weight to full-frame FM2-style CSC rumours

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Nikon has recently been linked with a new full-frame compact system camera that will compete with the Sony Alpha A7. Rumours from Nikon specialist sites suggest that the "hybrid" camera will come in a body not too dissimilar to the original FM2 35mm snapper... >>

Nikon Coolpix L620 review
3.5 stars

Nikon Coolpix L620 review

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Too much control isn't always a good thing. Sometimes you want a camera that enables you to just pick it up and start shooting, and that's exactly what the Nikon Coolpix L620, with 14x optical zoom, is aimed. You just have to trust it and enjoy the ride.... >>

Nikon FM2-style full-frame compact system camera rumoured, to take on the Sony Alpha A7

Nikon FM2-style full-frame compact system camera rumoured, to take on the Sony Alpha A7

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With Sony launching a full-frame compact system camera in the shape of the Sony Alpha A7 last week, eyes have been on the company's main rivals to see if they might follow suit. And Nikon seems to be the first to be about to show its hand in the arena.... >>

Nikon D5300 DSLR is all about connectivity: Wi-Fi and GPS on board, new processor and more

Nikon D5300 DSLR is all about connectivity: Wi-Fi and GPS on board, new processor and more

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Nikon has unveiled another model in its mid-level DSLR line, the D5300. It's hot on the heels of the earlier D5200 model, but this isn't a replacement: it's more like a subtle upgrade with its focus on built-in sharing functionality, along with some other... >>

Hands-on: Nikon D5300 review

Hands-on: Nikon D5300 review

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There's a new DSLR in the Nikon range, the D5300, which slots into the line-up alongside the D5200 model. Pocket-lint was on hand to get a feel for the new DSLR at a Nikon pre-launch event. It was only eight months ago that we saw the final D5200 model,... >>

Nikon D610 DSLR camera announced to replace D600, faster frame rate and that's about it

Nikon D610 DSLR camera announced to replace D600, faster frame rate and that's about it

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Nikon has announced an upgrade to the popular D600 with a few tweaks and improvements, but essentially the same specifications as before. The Nikon D610 is a full-frame DSLR camera with a 24.3-megapixel FX-format CMOS sensor, an ISO range of 100 to 6,400... >>

Nikon 1 goes waterproof with AW1, the first submersible compact system camera

Nikon 1 goes waterproof with AW1, the first submersible compact system camera

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Here's something you might not have anticipated from Nikon - the camera-maker has introduced the Nikon 1 AW1, a tough and waterproof compact system camera. The first in the world, no less. Submersible down to 15 metres , the new camera will need to don... >>

Nikon 1 AW1: Hands-on with the world's first waterproof compact system camera

Nikon 1 AW1: Hands-on with the world's first waterproof compact system camera

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Not content with the norm, Nikon has only gone and announced the Nikon 1 AW1 - the world's first waterproof compact system camera. We would like to say the first waterproof interchangeable lens camera, but there was a film SLR back in the day. But digital,... >>

Nikon Coolpix S02 hands-on: A dinky camera fit for Bond

Nikon Coolpix S02 hands-on: A dinky camera fit for Bond

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Nikon has updated its smallest compact camera, resulting in the Nikon Coolpix S02. Like its predecessor, this new model is a fully featured compact camera but only a little larger than a box of matches. Now pay attention 007. In the hand there's something... >>

Nikon Coolpix P7800 pictures and hands-on

Nikon Coolpix P7800 pictures and hands-on

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Nikon has launched a new high-end compact camera, the Nikon Coolpix P7800. It updates the Coolpix P7700, but retains many of the same specs and features. We had the chance to play with a pre-production sample of the Nikon Coolpix P7800 to discover the... >>

Nikon Coolpix S02: Tiny compact gets a bit more muscle

Nikon Coolpix S02: Tiny compact gets a bit more muscle

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Nikon has updated it's tiny compact camera, the Coolpix S02, bringing a better sensor to this diminutive snapper. The Nikon Coolpix S02 now has a 13-megapixel CMOS sensor, rather than the CCD sensor of last year's S01 model. It now offers Full HD video... >>

Nikon Coolpix P7800 adds a viewfinder to its high-end compact camera

Nikon Coolpix P7800 adds a viewfinder to its high-end compact camera

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Nikon has announced the Nikon Coolpix P7800, bringing a few updates to its high-end compact camera. Updating the popular Coolpix P7700, the new model occupies the same high-end space, looking to appeal to those enthusiasts who demand higher-quality results... >>

Nikon Coolpix S9500 review
3.5 stars

Nikon Coolpix S9500 review

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The Nikon Coolpix S9500 fits into that smartphone-won't-cut-it bracket: its 22x optical zoom lens not only means wide-angle shots can be captured, but those far away subjects are also well within reach. It's a straightforward point-and-shoot model that... >>

Nikon cuts profit forecast for year due to mirrorless camera struggle in Europe and US

Nikon cuts profit forecast for year due to mirrorless camera struggle in Europe and US

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Nikon's latest financial report revealed it has suffered from disappointing sales for mirrorless cameras in both Europe and the US, forcing the company to consider drastic decisions in terms of profit forecast and product offering. Yasuyuki Okamoto, president... >>

Nikon Coolpix L620 announced: Sensor refresh for 14x zoom model

Nikon Coolpix L620 announced: Sensor refresh for 14x zoom model

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The Nikon Coolpix L620 takes the 14x optical zoom and form factor of the previous L610 model and ups the megapixel count with a new 18-megapixel back-side illuminated sensor. That lens delivers through from a wide-angle 25mm equivalent to a far-away-capturing... >>

Nikon Coolpix S6600 comes with vari-angle LCD screen, Wi-Fi and 12x zoom

Nikon Coolpix S6600 comes with vari-angle LCD screen, Wi-Fi and 12x zoom

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Nikon has announced a compact in its Coolpix range that improves on its predecessor by adding a vari-angle LCD screen for more control over the composition of shots. The Nikon Coolpix S6600 shares many of the same specifications as the S6500 released... >>

Nikon: We want to create a product that will change the concept of cameras

Nikon: We want to create a product that will change the concept of cameras

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Nikon has said it is looking to create a product that will change the concept of cameras in a hope that such a device will replace declining point and shoot camera sales. In an interview with Bloomberg, Makoto Kimura, President of Nikon told the news... >>

Nikon Coolpix P520 review
4.0 stars

Nikon Coolpix P520 review

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Superzoom cameras tend to be pricey bits of kit these days. Not so for the Nikon Coolpix P520 - this Coolpix sure doesn't hold back on the zoom, yet cuts back on the price compared to many of its competitors. We were already fond of the previous Coolpix,... >>

Blur's Alex James uses Nikon D5200 to direct his own short movie for Virgin Media Shorts (video)

Blur's Alex James uses Nikon D5200 to direct his own short movie for Virgin Media Shorts (video)

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To kick off the annual Virgin Media Shorts short film competition, the TV, broadband and phone provider supplied Alex James, bassist from Blur and famous cheese-maker, with a Nikon D5200 and asked him to come up with something under the banner of "Life... >>