recently received Nikon Canada's "Holiday Line Up" news release
and noticed that the Nikon D300 was mentioned as one of the DSLR's that
is covered with a 2 year Canadian warranty when purchased from an authorized
Nikon Canada dealer.
A call to Nikon this afternoon confirmed that the D300 will in fact
carry the same two year warranty in Canada as the D200, D80, D40x and
Nikon Canada now
offers an exclusive 2-year warranty for all COOLPIX digital cameras
and the Nikon D40, D40x, D80, D200 and D300 digital SLR cameras, and
a 5-year warranty for all NIKKOR lenses purchased from a Nikon Canada
See the original source
press release from Nikon Canada Inc. below.
Nikon Canada Unwraps Holiday Line-Up
Ideal gifts for photographers of every skill level
ON, Oct. 24 - Nikon Canada today announced its 2007 holiday
product line-up. From just $169.95 for the COOLPIX compact point-and-shoot
models and $649.95 for Nikon's acclaimed digital single lens reflex
(SLR) series, Nikon offers performance, operating convenience and style.
Built on Nikon's innovative
EXPEED(TM) advanced digital image processing system and incorporating
the precision optics of a NIKKOR lens, the latest Nikon cameras are
sure to make great gifts for advanced and beginner photographers alike.
wide selection for this holiday season will please all users as it combines
our industry-leading photographic performance and superior image quality
with functionality and ease of use - qualities
consumers come to expect from Nikon cameras," said Gregory Flasch,
National Advertising and Communications Manager, Nikon Canada.
SLRs have never been more powerful, user-friendly and affordable while
our compact cameras continue to offer exciting ways to take and share
pictures. Nikon makes it easier than ever to share holiday memories
with friends and family."
For the First-timer
The COOLPIX L14 puts
high quality imaging within reach of any user regardless of their experience
level. Offering the imaging performance of 7.1 megapixels and 3x Zoom-NIKKOR
lens, the COOLPIX L14 captures true-to-life colour with fine detail
for creative freedom.
The camera also boasts
the world's longest battery life(1) - able to take up to 1,000 shots
with the supplied pair of Energizer(TM) lithium AA-size batteries. The
COOLPIX L14 offers ease of operation and dedicated controls to ensure
flawless command of performance features. All this is available for
an unbelievable price.
Retail Price (MSRP):
COOLPIX L14 - $169.95
COOLPIX L15 - $229.95 featuring 8.0 megapixels and optical lens shift
VR image stabilization
For the Super Stylish
The Nikon COOLPIX
S510 features swift response and outstanding photographic performance
wrapped in an elegant, ultra-compact aluminum body. The COOLPIX S510
teams 8.1 megapixel resolution with the precision optics of its 3x Zoom-NIKKOR
lens and new EXPEED(TM) advanced digital image processing system. All
functions are optimized for immediate response, freeing users to capture
special moments as they happen.
The Nikon COOLPIX
S510 is always ready to go, it powers up within 0.7 seconds and the
shutter releases in 0.005 seconds. Optical lens shift Vibration Reduction
(VR) image stabilization in COOLPIX
S510 counteracts the effects of camera shake in lower light conditions
or when shooting unsteady subjects to help achieve sharper results -
perfect for holiday parties. The COOLPIX S510 is chic and handy, sure
to please the most style-conscious individual.
COOLPIX S510 - $329.95
COOLPIX S700 - $399.95 featuring 12 megapixels with image sensor shift
For the Carefree Traveller
Packing 8.1 megapixels,
large 3.0-inch LCD monitor, 3x Zoom-NIKKOR lens with optical Vibration
Reduction (VR), the COOLPIX S51c gives users the ability to capture
everything from up-close portraits to panoramic snowy landscapes. This
camera offers the added convenience of built-in Wi-Fi capability for
wireless transfer of images to Nikon's Picturetown server where images
can be viewed and shared online.
The Pictmotion function
allows users to create entertaining audio-visual shows by simply selecting
favourite images and movies, then combining them with music and visual
styles - a terrific way to share photos. Designed with smooth contours
and a metallic finish, the COOLPIX S51C fits comfortably in the hand,
pocket, or purse, making it easy to take along anywhere.
COOLPIX S51c - $339.95
COOLPIX S51 (without Wi-Fi) - $299.95
For the Photography Aficionado
The new flagship
model in the Nikon COOLPIX line-up, the COOLPIX P5100 is a compact digital
camera that offers advanced functionality and creative freedom with
its P, S, A and M exposure modes, combined with ease of operation designed
to satisfy camera enthusiasts.
Powered by EXPEED(TM)
advanced digital image processing system, the 12.1 megapixel resolution
gives users the power to reproduce the finest details and subtle tones
with precision and clarity. It includes the compositional freedom of
the 3.5x Zoom-NIKKOR lens and is compatible with converter lens options
that further extend wide-angled and telephoto reach.
With an optional i-TTL
external flash unit, users can extend the photographic range of their
flash. Optical lens shift Vibration Reduction (VR) image stabilization
technology counteracts the effects of camera shake in lower light conditions
or when shooting unsteady subjects to achieve sharper results.
will appreciate the traditional camera styling and its quality-crafted
body - made with solid magnesium alloy - which features a comfortable
grip covered in grid-pattern rubber and an optical viewfinder to aid
composition, particularly in brightly lit conditions.
COOLPIX P5100 - $429.95
COOLPIX P50 - $279.95 featuring 8.1 megapixels
For the Soon-to-be Pro
D40x makes it easy to switch to a digital SLR. The D40x is one of Nikon's
most affordable digital SLRs to date and features the performance and
handling advantages of Nikon's leading-edge technology in a compact
The D40x mobility
and simplicity of operation make it possible for first-time digital
SLR owners to achieve beautiful images in a range of picture-taking
situations. It offers 10.2 megapixels and Nikon's acclaimed 3D Matrix
Metering for highly accurate exposure.
power-up time of .18 seconds, and a continuous shooting mode that makes
it possible to capture up to 100 JPEG images at speeds up to 3 frames
per second, the D40x razor-sharp autofocus can capture crisp images
(*) Best Entry-level
digital SLR, Technical Image Press Association
D40x Body Only - $779.95
D40x set (D40x Body with AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 G ED II Lens)
D40x set (D40x Body with AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-135mm f3.5-5.6 G IF ED Lens)
D40 6.1 MP Body Only
D40 set (D40 Body with AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 G ED II Lens)
D40 set (D40 Body with AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-135mm f3.5-5.6 G IF ED Lens)
All in the Box
The COOLPIX models
are ready to go right out of the box, including essential accessories,
such as A/V and USB cables, and Nikon's software suite for transferring
and organizing photos. Nikon's digital SLRs include the latest full
release of Vincent Bockaert's Digital
123 interactive digital photography learning tool and
reference guide and Nikon's ViewNX software on CD. ViewNX is the ultimate
easy, yet powerful browser from Nikon, offering fast viewing of JPEG,
TIFF and NEF files and options for editing, sharing and organizing images.
Exclusive Canadian Warranty
Nikon Canada offers
an exclusive 2-year warranty for all COOLPIX and the D40, D40x, D50,
D70s, D80, D200 and D300 digital SLR cameras, and a 5-year warranty
for all NIKKOR lenses purchased from a Nikon Canada Authorized Dealer.
Consumers can feel comfort knowing their investment is protected by
Nikon Canada's 2-Year and 5-Year Warranties with in-Canada service.