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Nikon COOLPIX 5000
2.8 out of 10

Nikon COOLPIX 5000

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Nikon Coolpix 5000 Review

28 February 2002
  • Conclusion: Frankly, space forbids detailing every manual control in the 5000's bag of tricks. Naturally, you'll find a choice of shutter or aperture priority exposure, or fully manual selection of both; the ability to lock in a specific focus distance; and 100, 200, 400, or 800 ISO sensitivity, with a...
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Overall 8
Value for money 8
Features 10
Ease of use 8
Picture quality 8
Construction 9

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DP Review
20 January 2002
  • Conclusion: Here's my rating of the Nikon Coolpix 5000: (5 megapixel prosumer) Based largely on the Coolpix 995 'engine' the 5000 carries all of its great features and builds on them. The quick access user settings concept is a great way to have the camera set up for different situations, it's also a good way...
  • Pros: Good metering, good automatic white balance, average resolution capability, Control over all processing algorithm parameters: contrast, saturation, sharpness, Good build quality, small and compact design, Wide angle zoom (28 mm), Concept of three user memories is very useful, Still largest contro...
  • Cons: Slow startup time, Chromatic aberrations just as visible as previous Coolpix digital cameras, High noise levels from ISO 200 upwards, Video camera like clipping of highlights ('video camera' look to some images), Stuck pixel (on the camera I had for review), Useless 'Clear Image' mode, Rear "Cont...
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Dc Resource
13 December 2001
  • Excerpt: The Nikon Coolpix 5000 ($1099) is probably the most anticipated digital camera of the year, up there with the Sony DSC-F707 and Minolta DiMAGE 7. After all, it's Nikon's first consumer-level 5 Megapixel Coolpix. The Coolpix line has long been known as the benchmark for digital photo quality.
  • Pros: All the manual controls you'll ever need, Usually excellent photo quality, CompactFlash Type II slot - Microdrive works fine, Handy swiveling LCD, Lens is very "wide" for a consumer digicam, Hot shoe for external flash, Lots of external lens options
  • Cons: Blew out the sky in too many pictures, especially with spot metering, Some chromatic aberrations, Rear controls cluttered, Optical viewfinder hard to use when LCD is not flipped out, Proprietary battery costs a lot and doesn't last long, especially with Microdrive, Expensive
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Steve's Digicams
18 September 2001
  • Summary: The Coolpix 5000 is Nikon's newest flagship of the Coolpix line with a 5-megapixel CCD imager housed in a compact and durable magnesium body. It's Nikon's first digital camera with the ability to record movies with audio and has both a microphone and speaker built in.
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Nikon CoolPix 5000 - pohled pod kapotu

3 February 2013
  • Excerpt: Tentokrát se podíváme novému Coolpixu 5000 na zoubek po stránce technologické. Jaké jsou jeho parametry a funkce ve srovnání s konkurencí? Proč je tento fotoaparát v podstatě papírově nejslabším 5Mp na trhu?
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Kipróbáltuk: Nikon Coolpix 5000

14 April 2003
  • Summary: Nem túlzás azt állítani, hogy nagy várakozás előzte meg a Nikon félprofesszionális Coolpix sorozatának új modelljét. A korábbi Coolpix 900-as gépek egyedülálló elforgatható optikája ugyan számos előnnyel járt, de erősen korlátozta a továűbbfejlesztést. A Nikon rájött: itt az idő a váltásra.
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Nikon Coolpix 5000

18 July 2002
  • Summary: Ook de meest veeleisend fotograaf komt met de Nikon Coolpix 5000 aan zijn trekken. De resolutie is hoog en de beelden zijn prachtig gedetailleerd. De kleurweergave is neutraal.
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Обзор цифровой фотокамеры Nikon Coolpix 5000

24 April 2002
  • Conclusion: фиш-ай насадка FC-E8, широкоугольная насадка WC-E68, теленасадка TC-E2, теленасадка TC-E3ED**, переходные кольца UR-E5,UR-E6, бленда HN-E5000, батарейный блок MB-E5000, адаптер для копирования слайдов ES-E28, шнур дистанционного управления MC-EU1
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Nikon CoolPix 5000

27 February 2002
  • Conclusion: Cet appareil photo numérique 5 mégapixels se classe parmi les moins chers de sa catégorie. Puissant et fiable, ses innombrables fonctions le réservent aux photographes avertis.
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Nikon Coolpix 5000

1 February 2002
  • Excerpt: Die Ankündigung einer neuen Nikon – egal ob analog oder digital – sorgt in der Foto-Szene immer für viel Wirbel bzw. Gesprächsstoff. Nicht zuletzt, weil schon der Name Nikon bei vielen fast Kultstatus genießt, sind die Erwartungen bei allen Interessenten ziemlich hoch gesteckt.
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