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Nikon frenzy continues with new Coolpix S8200 and S6200 superzooms

Nikon frenzy continues with new Coolpix S8200 and S6200 superzooms

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Nikon's camera release frenzy continues with the announcement of two new superzooms; the Coolpix S8200 and S6200. Coming in a variety of colours, each compact camera offers 16-megapixels of snap happy fun, with the step-up model (S8200) offering a CMOS... >>

Nikon Coolpix AW100 rugged camera breaks cover

Nikon Coolpix AW100 rugged camera breaks cover

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Nikon is to launch a new rugged camera to take on the Olympus Tough compact camera models and Panasonic FT3 on Wednesday 24 August - all according to a leaked press release. The news, which hasn’t yet been made official by Nikon, has slipped out... >>

Nikon Coolpix P7100 flips out for LCD

Nikon Coolpix P7100 flips out for LCD

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Nikon's Coolpix P7000 had a bash at Canon's G-Series crown, and now it seems the Japanese giant is back for a second bite of the cherry with the official launch of the Nikon Coolpix P7100. At first glance the P7100 looks just like its older brother, but... >>

Space shuttle: the ultimate gadget - 30 years of service

Space shuttle: the ultimate gadget - 30 years of service

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Despite lifting off 135 times, making an appearance in a Bond film, and even its immortalisation in Lego, the famous space shuttle is taking early retirement. On 8 July 2011, the Atlantis orbiter will embark on the very last space shuttle mission bringing... >>

Nikon Coolpix P500
4.0 stars

Nikon Coolpix P500

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Although we all like the idea of swapping camera lenses as and when we want to, in reality a one-lens-fits-all approach makes for greater convenience. A couple of months back Canon’s latest 35x optical zoom PowerShot in the SX30 IS nudged ahead of the... >>

Nikon Coolpix P300
4.0 stars

Nikon Coolpix P300

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The Nikon Coolpix P300 looks to fill a gap towards the top end of the compact camera market that hasn’t been occupied with a worthy Coolpix model to date. Enter the Nikon Coolpix P300: a small, 12.2-megapixel compact with a 24-100mm F/1.8-4.9 image... >>

Nikon D5100
4.0 stars

Nikon D5100

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The Nikon D5100 is Nikon’s update of the D5000 that launched in 2009, so has been anticipated for some time. It slots into Nikon’s line of DSLR models above the D3100 and beneath the D7000, both models from the second half of 2010. As such the D5100... >>

Effects mode on Nikon D5100 explored

Effects mode on Nikon D5100 explored

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One of the features swinging onto the brand spanking new Nikon D5100 is the Effects shooting mode. It has it’s own position on the dial and has been highlighted to us by Nikon on the couple of occasions that we’ve seen the new DSLR, which we now have... >>

Nikon Coolpix S9100
4.0 stars

Nikon Coolpix S9100

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As the variety and quantity of “travel zoom” compacts grows, kicked off in earnest by Panasonic’s TZ series a couple of years back and now sporting everything from Full HD video and GPS to 3D shooting, it was about time Nikon pimped its Coolpix... >>

Nikon Coolpix S3100
3.5 stars

Nikon Coolpix S3100

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The Nikon S3100 is a slender 5x zoom compact camera that’s an ideal point-and-shoot for the style-conscious. But is the budget Coolpix S3100 a true winner? Nikon’s latest line of “Style” Coolpix compacts ranges from the lower-spec S2500 up through... >>

Nikon D5100 rivals the Canon 600D, we go hands-on

Nikon D5100 rivals the Canon 600D, we go hands-on

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The Nikon D5100 is the replacement for the Nikon D5000 and Pocket-lint was on hand to spend some time with the new step-up entry-level camera that looks to take a bite out of the new Canon EOS 600D. The Nikon D5100 sits between the Nikon D3100 and D7000... >>

What is a pancake lens?

What is a pancake lens?

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Today is Pancake Day. Whether you're going to spend your evening flipping bits of fried batter or not is neither here nor there because the kinds of pancakes we're interested in on Pocket-lint are ones you can strap to the front of your camera - pancake... >>

Nikon Coolpix S2500
3.0 stars

Nikon Coolpix S2500

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The Nikon Coolpix S2500 is a 12.1-megapixel budget compact with a slender 20mm body. Is the S2500 the perfect partner for great images? The Nikon S2500 is part of the new spring range of Coolpix compacts, bringing the range up to date. The onus is on... >>

Nikon Coolpix L23 hands on

Nikon Coolpix L23 hands on

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Had enough Nikon Coolpix action for one day, or can you squeeze in one more - the Coolpix L23? Go on, it's only wafer thin (well 29.3mm to be precise) and costs less than £70? Good stuff, we knew you could handle it. The L23 is a fun-cam option clearly... >>

Nikon Coolpix S9100 hands-on

Nikon Coolpix S9100 hands-on

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Nikon is giving photographers a chance to get in on the action with the new S9100 that sports a mega 18x optical zoom in a package the size of a bar of soap. Due out in March and costing around £299.99 the new Coolpix camera comes with a Nikkor wide-angle... >>

Nikon Coolpix S2500, S3100, S4100, and S6100 hands-on

Nikon Coolpix S2500, S3100, S4100, and S6100 hands-on

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Nikon has expanded its Coolpix lineup with a quartet of new cameras; the S2500, the S3100, the S4100 and the S6100 all profess to give you exactly what you need when out and about and wanting to snap that perfect moment. The good news for you is that... >>

Nikon Coolpix P500 and L120 say we want you to get close

Nikon Coolpix P500 and L120 say we want you to get close

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Nikon has announced two superzoom models, the advanced model is the Nikon Coolpix P500, replacing the P100, and the entry-level point and shoot superzoomer is the Nikon Coolpix L120.  The Nikon Coolpix P500 offers 36x zoom, giving you a run from the... >>

Nikon Coolpix P300 vs Canon PowerShot S95

Nikon Coolpix P300 vs Canon PowerShot S95

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It seems everyone’s getting in on the high end compact camera sector these days and a good thing too. The launch of the Nikon Coolpix P300 makes it the latest player to enter the game and it’s got some very interesting tricks up its sleeve. The question... >>

Nikon attacks the high-end with Coolpix P300

Nikon attacks the high-end with Coolpix P300

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The Nikon Coolpix P300 is the company’s attack on the high-end compact, slotting in under the Coolpix P7000 and offering an affordable, but high-spec compact at a price that isn’t too extravagant. Of all Nikon's new announcements for 2011, this... >>

Sony cameras more popular than Nikon

Sony cameras more popular than Nikon

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When you think of the top two camera manufacturers in the UK, you wouldn’t be wrong for thinking Canon and Nikon. But, if you were to put that down in a pub quiz today you would lose a point. According to the latest GfK figures for the UK market, it... >>

Nikon Coolpix S1100pj
3.5 stars

Nikon Coolpix S1100pj

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Nikon’s Coolpix S1100pj is only the second camera in the world to feature and integrated projector, the first being Nikon’s Coolpix 1000pj; this is its update and replaces the previous model in the Coolpix range. The new Nikon Coolpix S1100pj has... >>