Excerpt: Nice handling. Decent macro and it can even lock on right object unlike some previous Coolpixes like the 5400 and 990 which could struggle woefully in that regard. Normal AF speed is not too slow. Watch out for bad sample variation of the the lens, Dpreview had a faulty unit with soft left side.
Summary: What I ordered was exactly what I got. The P50 has a vast amount of options and the look and feel of a high-end camera. The speed of the service and the delivery of the camera with all attachments was superb.
Excerpt: I bought his model in a clearance sale for USD.100/- which is steal. I own Nikon P5000 too but P50 is no match to that. I think this is the only camera with 28mm wide lens comes with AA battery power. Picture quality is average and satisfactory.
Summary: Good to acceptable image quality on computer screen up to ISO 200. Lens distortions are evident especially around edges, at various focal lengths. Managed to produce decent 8x10 inch prints, even from cropped frames.
Summary: Confession: I've only had this camera one week, so I'll update this entry if new facts warrant. Having said that, this is a terrific camera for those qualities that I value. The essence of great photography for my skill-level means being able to take A LOT of pictures inexpensively (deleting a bunch...
Summary: I am a photographer and was looking for something smaller and lighter than my big DSLR - and the wide angle is nice along with the manual exposure controls ive had it for a couple of months and the only problem Im having is that i cant find the battery meter.
Excerpt: I decided to wait awhile after getting this camera before posting my observations about it to make sure that I got a chance to get to know it well. I have been searching for some time to find a replacement for my aging Olympus C-5000, a camera that can take excellent pictures, but is just way too...