The casual photographer needs a camera that is easy to carry and
easy to use, so compact and ultracompact cameras make the best choice.
digital cameras are the most useful for taking snapshots anywhere,
and can produce nice photos for email, web, or prints smaller than 8x10
inches. When using handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds, or with
high optical zoom, image stabilization (aka anti-shake) will help with
capturing sharper images. There are two types of image stabilization,
optical and electronic. Electronic, or digital, stabilization works by
shifting pixels within the image frame to interpolate sharpness.
Optical sharpness is attained by physical movement within either the
camera body or the lens element, which compensates for handheld
shaking. Of the two, optical is generally considered more favorable by
With 12 megapixels you can get a 10x13 print at full resolution with greater enlargement possible to achieve high quality banner size prints. The 4 times NIKKOR has a 35mm film equivalent focal length range of 27 – 108 mm, which will give you a perspective from Extra wide angle to Short telephoto for Large groups and landscapes to Good portraits. It has extended zoom. It also has a 4 times digital zoom and up to [insert smart zoom if it has] times smart zoom which is just a digital zoom that adjusts for optimum results by lowering resolution. This camera is also capable of a highest 1600 ISO for better lowlight photography.
Display enables effortless use of touch panel by ensuring sensitive response to even the lightest tapping and touch for smooth operation and with the new HD Movie Record you can record stunning HD (720p) quality movies at 24fps for easy playback in camera, on TV or computer.