Summary: I was seeking an upgrade to my shirt pocket-sized digital point & shoot and this is a good step in the right direction. You will need a bigger pocket. There are many options for setting exposure, typical of mid-priced digital cameras, but image stabilization and a very powerful 30x telephoto were...
Excerpt: This camera has elevated my pictures to a new high. I use the point and shoot (automatic), zoom ( which is really great for bringing the distant into a nice picture) and the movie functions. A quantum leap above my old Fuji.
Summary: First Nikon Point and shoot camera and it takes stunning photos. The bells and whistles are way beyond what I expected but knew this before buying, research it. No software cd on the only bummer but you can download from Nikon. This was a factory refurb but it looks and acts new. Quite pleased.
Excerpt: I have had this camera for about a month. I had a Nikon SLR film camera many years ago and was very happy with it. Since I started using point and shoot cameras, I have had mostly Canon point and shot.