Coolpix S6 Review
May 29th, 2006.
Our good friends
from the dutch website letsgodigital.org have just published
a review of the slim and compact Nikon Coolpix S6 digital camera.
The Nikon Coolpix S6 is a 6.0 megapixel camera that features
a three times optical zoom, a large 3.0" inch LCD monitor,
and a stylish wave design.
In her review
of the Nikon Coolpix S6, Ilse Jurriën notes:
working with the Nikon S6 digital camera an exceptionally pleasant
experience. The camera truly lives up to its word; ease, excellent
image quality and superb innovation packaged in a stylish design.
a lightweight body and an entry-level operation are the keywords
that describe the Nikon Coolpix S6 camera. The use of the intelligent
in-camera software, however, is what truly makes the Nikon S6
stand out from its competition."
Read the complete
Coolpix S6 review at letsgodigital.org.
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Nikon Coolpix S6
3.0-inch LCD viewing monitor with 230,000 pixels, 170 degree viewing
angle and 5 step brightness adjustment
convenience: 15 user friendly Scene modes including four with
Scene Assistance function - Scene modes with Scene Assist function
(Portrait, Landscape, Sports, Night portrait); Other Scene modes
(Party/Indoor, Beach/Snow, Sunset, Dusk/Dawn, Night landscape,
Close up, Museum, Fireworks show, Copy, Back light, Panorama assist,
Underwater, Sound Recording)
the Pictmotion function lets users users select favorite images
and movie files, pick a style, and then select a music file from
one of 5 pre-installed in the camera, or even add their own music
(via PictureProject for Windows only) to suit the show. Pictmotion
automatically produces a slide show with pace and transition selected
to match music and style.
- One-touch portrait
A standalone One-touch portrait button is conveniently located
on the top of the Nikon Coolpix S6, giving direct access to three
innovative Nikon features for in-camera improvement.
AF automatically finds and then focuses on people's faces
no matter where they are in the frame for pleasingly sharp
portraits time after time.
Face-priority AF function on the Nikon Coolpix 7600
Red-Eye Fix can automatically detect the annoying red-eye
effect that sometimes occurs in flash photography, then compensate
for it in-camera to give natural-looking portraits.
can improve underexposed images or shots taken with too much
back light by creating a copy with light and detail added
wherever necessary and well-exposed areas kept exactly as
Taken in Back Light Situation
After D-Lighting Fix In Camera
Image Rotation, which detects pictures that have been taken
with the camera held vertically and automatically rotates
them to suit in-camera LCD playback.
20MB of internal memory enables the storing of images without
use of an SD memory card
exclusive BSS (Best Shot Selector) automatically selects
and saves the best exposure from ten sequential shots.
PictureProject software (included) features a user-friendly
interface and versatile functions for organizing
and performing basic edits on your photos.
EN-EL8 Li-Ion rechargeable battery is supplied with the
Coolpix S6. The Nikon Coolpix S6 also comes supplied with
the Cool-station MV-14, a docking cradle which provides
IEEE 802.11b/g, USB connections, Audio Video output, and
charges the EN-EL8 battery.
Nikon Coolstation MV-14 Camera Docking Station
Supplied with Nikon Coolpix S6